Skip Nav
Spring Fashion
Your Ultimate Guide to Spring's Biggest Denim Trends
Victoria Beckham
This Sneak Peek of Victoria Beckham's Target Collab Will Have You Screaming "Just Take My Credit Card!"
Celebrity Style
This New Supermodel Will Be as Big as Gigi Hadid Before You Know It

Maxiskirts

What Do You Think of Maxiskirts?

Sifting For Sartorial Gold wants to know: What do you think of maxiskirts?

Very long skirts, or maxi skirts, are a trend I can see both sides of. They can totally be seen as frumpy. They could also be one of those things that look so cool and effortless. I guess this goes back to the huge maxi dress trend a couple years ago. Honestly, I think I had one then. Now, I definitely don't. I don't know how wearable or flattering these skirts are. I would expect pretty unflattering since some styles cling to the hips and they definitely don't add curves to boyish frames. However, many people used the maxi dress for an alternative t-shirt and jeans — they are very comfortable and easy. Read the rest here.

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
brainstewerz brainstewerz 6 years
Love it! I wear long skirts all time. I am 5' 2" and I make it work by only wearing shirts that reach my hips. I have a long torso so the skirt actually helps my legs look longer in a way. I remember this was in style in the mid-90s! So glad it's coming back!
LittleMzFit LittleMzFit 6 years
The solid slimmer styles look alright.
sourcherry sourcherry 6 years
I think they're fun. And with heels I think anyone can look tall and lean in a maxi skirt.
foxie foxie 6 years
I've never seen this look good. Not feeling it.
Miss-Bree Miss-Bree 6 years
Fun to wear, but difficult to pull off.
LuniaFloria LuniaFloria 6 years
I like them on me... of course I am 5'9" with long legs. I agree that they would swallow a smaller person.
lickety-split lickety-split 6 years
dumpy. frumpy. fug.
lickety-split lickety-split 6 years
dumpy. frumpy. fug.
Paromita Paromita 6 years
lol.. looks good on tall women.. How does a 5'4'' don this trend?
inlove23 inlove23 6 years
I would drown in them, so that makes them frumpy in my opinion. But then again I'm only 5'4, but if your tall enough work it! =)
rtfgirl rtfgirl 6 years
I love maxi's!
rtfgirl rtfgirl 6 years
I love maxi's!
How to Wear a Black Maxi Skirt
Maxi Skirts Spring 2012
Beyonce Colorful Maxi Skirt
Street Style: Maxi Skirt and Blazer
Street Style: Knotted Maxiskirt
Maxi Skirts for Spring
Bohemian Street Style 2011-03-03 03:03:23

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Fashion
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds