13 Skirts to Take You Anywhere

What skirt to wear right now? All of them! When teamed with a pair of tights, there's no need to be exclusive about hemlines and styles


WOOL: Play with texture and wear a pair of slick, patent boots under a wool midi skirt. Gregory skirt $259. Karen Walker top $425. Chloe boots, $1929, from Workshop.

MIDI: Try out elegant separates for your next special occasion by pairing a blazer and skirt in the same shade. Christopher Esber jacket, $1395, and skirt, $695, from Muse. Glamour Boutique headband $159. Mi Piaci shoes $290. Columbine tights, $9, from Smith and Caughey’s.

LEATHER: Go for an updated take on the leather pencil skirt by opting for an interesting shade with a split detail. Kate Sylvester skirt $524. Gregory sweater $272. Mi Piaci shoes $320. Columbine tights, $9, from Smith and Caughey’s.

MINI: Keep a mini looking polished by pairing it with a sharp jacket and monochrome palette. Ruby skirt $169. Liam tee $89. Helen Cherry jacket $798. Mi Piaci boots $330.

DENIM: Throw on and go with denim and slouchy sweatshirting. Karen Walker skirt $395. Georgia Alice jumper, $299, from Muse. Chloe boots, $1929, from Workshop.

METALLIC: Pair a glitzy midi with a crisp white T-shirt for a nonchalant party look. Ruby skirt $269. Liam tee $89. Swarovski earrings $499. Isabel Marant Etoile shoes, $889, from Workshop.

PRINTED: Try something different like this playful printed co-ord velvet set. Isabel Marant Etoile skirt, $490, and top, $790, from Adorno. Chloe boots, $1929, from Workshop.

A-LINE: Add a belt and half-tuck your sweater for easy weekend chic. Workshop skirt $229. Gucci belt, $548, from T Galleria. Gregory sweater $272. Mi Piaci boots $330.

PLEATED: Give an elongated proportion a go by layering a coat over crisp pleats. Kate Sylvester skirt $335. World coat $899. Vintage hat, $182, from The Mercantile. Mi Piaci boots $330.

TRUMPET: Toughen up a sweet trumpet skirt with a bomber. Paula Ryan skirt $540. Eugenie jacket $495. Gucci bag, $1451, from T Galleria. Levante tights, $19, from Smith and Caughey’s. Mi Piaci boots $330.

WRAP: Keep it cosy with earthy tones and a soft merino and cashmere blend sweater tucked in. Cecilie Copenhagen wrap skirt, $195, from Muse. Workshop sweater $269. Mi Piaci boots $420.

PENCIL: Switch up your office pencil skirt by teaming it with a chunky rib knit and detailed tights. Penny Sage sweater $419. Helen Cherry skirt $359. Voodoo tights, $25, from Smith and Caughey’s. Witchery shoes $280.

SPORTY: Look to luxe sweatshirting for a polished weekend take on athleisure. Liann Bellis skirt, $249, and top $195. Isabel Marant Etoile sneakers, $589, from Workshop.

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