Doris Day poses prettily in a cropped pant. Photo: Hulton Archive/Getty Images

Clamdiggers have been an omnipresent element of almost every woman's wardrobe since their debut in 1948.

And why not? With the right accessories, the iconic cropped pant complements the legs of a person petite or tall, for day or night.

They've also been a cool favorite of fashionable movie stars ranging from Marilyn Monroe to Beyoncé.

Do you know how to wear them properly? Take a look at our "Clamdiggers: Everything You Need to Know" feature to find out.