Buy A Skirt
Wear to Work Skirt
It should be a job requirement to own at least one pencil skirt for work. While black is the most popular shade, a pencil skirt in brown, nude, off-white, navy blue or a similar neutral will open up tons of options for a blah work wardrobe. Pair yours with a flowy blouse, a blazer, cardigan, or button down, and finish off the look with tights and heels.
Thomas Wylde Suck It In Pencil Skirt ($90, theoutnet.com)
For days when youre running errands or staying at home, a knee or floor-length cotton or knit skirt is a comfortable alternative to lazy sweats. These casual styles look great when you wear them with a sweater or a long sleeve t-shirt and simple, flat shoes. Plus, youll look put together in case unexpected company stops by!
James Pearse Long Skirt ($175, neimanmarcus.com)
Tired of wearing that same old little black dress to dinner? With a dressy skirt, you can create a new look every time you wear it. Look for one with a beautiful fabric like silk, chiffon or lace. An intricate pattern or details like pleats, ruffles, and tiers add to the elegant feel of the look, especially when paired with a simple silk blouse or an embellished sweater, tights, and stilettos or high-heeled boots.
Petite Charming Silk Skirt ($188, anntaylor.com)
Yes, you can wear skirts in the winter just make sure they dont shout summer. You can avoid this by finding a skirt in a heavy, warm fabric like tweed or wool, and make sure the hemline doesnt go much farther above your knee. A winter skirt in this style can be worn with anything winter-appropriate top and ankle boots or tall boots.
J. Crew Timber Tweed Pencil Skirt ($138, jcrew.com)
For traditional skirt weather, look for airy fabrics and light patterns like florals to keep you cool in the hot summer months. But remember, summer skirts dont necessarily have to be short there are plenty of age-appropriate, knee-length or longer skirts to go around. All you have to do is find the one you love best, pair it with a nice pair of sandals and a t-shirt, and youre good to go!
Signature Collection: Pleated Silk Skirt ($79, Spiegel.com)