How to Make Your Mini Skirts Work for Work

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Let us hit you with a dilemma: How to make your beloved mini skirts office-ready? It's a challenge, especially when they skew on the shorter side (but that's fashion, baby!). But fear not, because we've decoded the office dress code with mini skirts at the crux of several looks.

Whether you're savoring the last moments of summer or eager to swathe yourself in cozy sweaters, clever style formulas are the key to keeping your mini skirt looks on point and professional. Think of timeless staples to elevate the effect of the thigh-grazing silhouette — heritage-printed blazers, crisp poplin button-downs, sweater vests, and chunky footwear from loafers to Mary Janes.

And hey, we get it. An abbreviated hemline may not be your comfort zone at all, let alone at work. Don't worry: we've rounded up plenty of mid-thigh options to exude a polished, versatile vibe. So, scroll on to discover four fresh mini skirt outfits, starting with transitional formulas to full-on fall 'fits.

Low-Key Leather

Low-Key Leather

This faux-leather Old Navy High-Waisted Mini Skirt ($35) might seem like a lot of look for the office. But, when styled with this deep green Old Navy Polo Sweater ($50), the textural teaming feels instantly elevated and smart. Keep the overall tone subtly polished by finishing with Old Navy Mary Jane Square-Toe Ballet Flats ($25) and Old Navy Real Gold-Plated Huggie Hoop Earrings ($13).