Love the tip about ironing.
A few years ago, when maxi skirts started to make a big comeback, I was convinced that I could never wear one. Until, one day, I tried one on and fell in love. Now I realize that not only can you be petite and wear maxi skirts they actually can make you look taller if styled correctly , but I know that anyone, no matter what shape or size, can wear them and look good. Maxi skirts are a wardrobe staple for most of us during the spring and summer, but they can also be worn during the fall and winter as well.
To get you started, here are 20 style tips on how to wear a maxi skirt for any season. Go for a sporty vibe by pairing a maxi skirt with a graphic tee, Doc Martens, and a varsity jacket. Pair a floral maxi with a basic tee, and layer with a cardigan. Wear your maxi skirt with a crop top. Wear it higher on your waist so you show very little skin, or wear it lower to bare your stomach.
A chambray skirt looks amazing tucked into a maxi skirt. Cinch the waist in with a thin belt to give the outfit some shape.
Keep things super simple by pairing your skirt with a white tee. A fun leopard print belt really stands out. Wear your maxi skirt to a festival or to the beach, and protect the bottom by tying it into a cute knot.
Go for a super casual look by mixing basics. Tying the tee at your waist looks so chic and effortless. Kick your outfit up a notch by layering with a jean jacket. This is great for fall or spring. This pleated midi skirt looks great with a turtleneck and a cardigan. The key for keeping this look streamlined is to tuck the shirt in and pick a cardigan that is slim and on the shorter side. A short black pleated skirt is a great going out outfit, but it can also be dressed down for daytime.
Do this with a chambray shirt, a utility jacket, and simple flats. A white pleated midi skirt like this one can easily look too fancy or mature. I love how this girl keeps it fresh and fun: The denim keeps this more casual, while everything else makes it great for work. Wear it with simple accessories and a solid colored shirt and shoes. Add a graphic tee, a scarf, and a leather jacket, and this look is perfect for early spring. Or just keep it simple and slightly more feminine with a neutral sweater and fun mid-calf boots.
A simple crop top nicely balances out a pleated midi skirt. Combine two trends in one and wear your pleated skirt with a pair of lace-up heels for something ultra-feminine and pretty. Bonus points if you get a skirt in this bold color. A casual look that works for anything is a midi skirt with a denim jacket, a striped shirt, and kitten heels. Keep your pleated maxi skirt boho with a simple tank top, a floppy hat, and flat sandals.
This look is comfy and perfect for a warm day. Pull the ultimate cool-girl fashion move and wear your fancy pleated skirt with a pair of running sneakers. I bet the skirt looks fantastic with that leather flying jacket you never thought you'd wear again. Get out those peeptoe platform shoes — see how beautifully they peep from under a long hemline. Try on those hats. That skirt will work with anything!
Sign in or sign up and post using a HubPages Network account. Comments are not for promoting your articles or other sites. Handy tips for wearing long black skirts--I do have a long black floral skirt, if it counts. Voted up for useful, Bev! I saw somebody wearing a long black skirt at the grocery store yesterday, which looked great - then I came across your suggestions - it's a sign! I've never considered layering two skirts! I'll have to try it. Love the tip about ironing.
Nobody likes those shiny iron marks. I have a couple of long black skirts in the bakl of my closet Wow, I am going to get my long black skirt out and wear it. I am going to try it on with other things to see what I like.
You covered the black skirt arena very well.. I'd be sure to wear a long, full black slip under mine! Or a multi-layered long chiffon petticoat under a fuller skirt. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages and Hubbers authors may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
Chic and Neat - Office Skirt Make sure your skirt is perfectly pressed. Country Girl Skirt This look works well with fuller, ankle-length skirts. Asymmetrical Long Skirt Experiment by pinning your skirt up to allow free movement. Skirt Team your long skirt with black leggings, a pretty pastel blue or pink ballerina cardigan and pumps.
Long Skirt Layers 1 Layer a long black cotton skirt with a second skirt. Long Skirt Layers 2 Wear a sheer, chiffon long black skirt over a tight-fitting, strapless. Dress Up Skirt Transform your long skirt into a dress by wearing with a matching top and a wide belt to cover up the waist band. Take it to the Beach Wear your skirt and a sheer summery top over a bikini. Feet First Wear your skirt with unconventional footwear to make an individual anti-fashion statement.
Eclectic Skirt Try this experiment: Put on your multi-colored leggings, pin up that skirt, add a turquoise tee. Big brassy bangles, a floppy black hat — it's perfect for a fun shoppping spree.
4. Figuring out the right skirt’s length for you is a bit of challenge since we’re all different heights. Just remember that the length of the skirt should be according to your height. When shopping for a long skirt, experimentation and hemming may be needed. Midi (Mid-calf-high) Long Skirt Fashion Look. 5. Type Of Shoes To Wear With Different Skirt Styles # Ankle Boots With Pencil Skirts for Work. Wear neutral-colored ankle boots with pencil skirts to have a balanced look and this also makes your legs look long. Sep 22, · Search "maxi skirt" on Pinterest for lots of inspirational ideas on ways to wear a maxi skirt. A leg split can make a more fitted skirt easier to move in. Wear a wide belt with the skirt if you want to try something new! The best fabrics for maxi skirts include rayon crepe, cotton and silk metrdisk.cf: K.