Listen, maxi skirts can be worn on everyone...just make sure you get the right style, fit and length for your body type. There are many different types of maxi skirts: floor length, fitted, flowy, pleated, A-line, calf-skirts...
Shakuhachi Day Tripper Maxi Skirt, UO, $359.00
Long Floral Skirt, Forever 21, $19.80
Sparkle & Fade Maxi Pleated Chiffon Skirt, UO, $59.00
Sparkle & Fade Below-The-Knee Textured Skirt, UO, $54.00
Reformed by the Reformation Blanche, UO, $79.00
These skirts will elongate your body, no matter how tall you are. Under 5'6? Go for a more fitted, shorter style, and get your skirt hemmed. Wear it higher on the waist and tuck a cute tank into the skirt for a seamless, polished look. I like heels with maxi skirts, they just elongate your body even more, and ensure that the skirt doesn't 'swallow' you. Here's how I wore my vintage pleated black maxi skirt:
Vintage 1980s, Liz Claiborne Collection, Size 8, $28.00
These skirts are great, they are comfortable, and uber stylish! Maxis are becoming a staple in my closet, and easily replacing jeans and pants! Try the look and share a picture!
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