Skirts

India’s Tourism Minister Tells Tourists Not To Wear Skirts To Avoid Rape

“For their own safety, women foreign tourists should not wear short dresses and skirts.”

August 29, 2016

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There’s a fine line between chic and cheap.

June 6, 2016

How To Style Maxi Skirts in Winter

Just because the winter weather is rolling around, doesn’t mean you should be packing away those maxi skirts just yet. Layer them up with coats, jackets, boots and other warm accessories to make the most of your summer wardrobe in winter.

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Knits

A long-line knit is the perfect way to dress down your maxi skirt without feeling the cold. Choose a slouchy fit for extra warmth and comfort for a chic, day-time look.

How To Style Maxi Skirts in Winter

Scarf

A bright, colourful scarf is another amazing way to style your favourite maxi skirt. Not only will it keep you warm, but it’s a great way to take your look from day to night.

How To Style Maxi Skirts in Winter

Leather jacket

Stay warm and comfy with a fitted leather jacket to complete your entire outfit. This is the perfect way to keep warm and stylish for the colder weather.

How To Style Maxi Skirts in Winter

Long cardigan

Pair a comfy cardigan to give your look some extra style for the day time. This is a perfect look for heading to the shops, movies, or even a casual coffee date.

How To Style Maxi Skirts in Winter

Denim jacket

Wear one of your best denim jackets (but remember to layer underneath) for the perfect high-low look.

How To Style Maxi Skirts in Winter

Coat

Since it’s coat season already, style one of your favourites with a classic maxi skirt. The look is really easy to recreate and can be accessorised with a clutch or heels.

How To Style Maxi Skirts in Winter

Blazer

For more of a sophisticated dinner date, finish off the look with a classic black jacket and strappy heels. Not only is this appropriate for the colder weather, but it can also keep you warm as well.

How To Style Maxi Skirts in Winter

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May 16, 2015

How To Style A Wrap Skirt

If you just can’t decide between a mini and a maxi, why not try a wrap skirt instead?

It adds the finishing touches to an outfit with a high-low hemline, and can be easily transformed into evening wear with a change of shoes and accessories. Below are just a few different ways to wear a wrap skirt for all seasons.

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Crop top

A crop top is a trendy way to accessorise your wrap skirt, since you can show off a bit of your waist line. Choose a crop top with wide sleeves to keep the entire outfit balanced and in proportion if you’re getting ready for a night out.

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Blazer

Choose a structured blazer which is slim-fitting, and doesn’t fall too low past your hips. Basic colours such as white, grey, and navy are perfect for wearing both casually and at work.

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Lace-up heels

Gladiator heels are the best accessory if you want your legs to look slimmer and longer with a skirt like this. Choose a patent nude finish and don’t tie them past the ankles if you want to create the illusion of thinner calves.

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T-shirt

A casual cotton shirt is the way to go if you’re wearing a wrap skirt during the daytime. Keep it casual by accessorising your outfit with a large handbag, and ballet flats to complete the look.

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Silk blouse

Wear this look to the office by pairing a crisp, white silk shirt with your favourite wrap skirt. Make sure the shirt is a slim fit to keep the proportions of the outfit appropriate for work, or even after-work drinks.

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December 29, 2014

How To Style A Mini Skirt

The mini skirt should be a wardrobe staple, regardless of height, build, and even your age. Sometimes wearing a maxi skirt or any other design that cuts off mid-leg can make your body look shorter than it actually is… and, anyway, who doesn’t love a mini-skirt?

Below is a short guide to nailing that perfect look every season (layering isn’t merely a suggestion, it’s a way of life).

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Summer

Did you think we were going to start off with any other season? Summer is the epitome of short skirts, tanned skin and exposed legs. A mini skirt is a staple of the summer season since pants, long dresses, and bermuda shorts are clearly out of the question – we’re talking out of pure necessity here!

Pair your mini skirt with flat sandals for a casual look, or at night with a button-down blouse and heeled-sandals if you’re heading out for a date of dinner and drinks. An a-line skirt is a must if you want to draw attention to your waist (which, by the way, will make it look slimmer), and create the illusion of full hips.

How To Style A Mini Skirt

Autumn

As the temperature begins to drop, there are still many ways to rock the mini skirt in fall. If you dare to brave the cold with bare legs, try a structured blazer to balance the proportions of the look. Whether it’s double-breasted, made of linen, or crafted in breathable cotton – it’ll look amazing with a structured mini skirt underneath.

In terms of footwear, you can experiment with ankle boots, ballet flats, and even open-toe sandals if the colder weather doesn’t bother you. After all, it’s all about formulating that perfect outfit!

How To Style A Mini Skirt

Winter

It’s finally time to bring out the pantyhose and layer-up your outfit for the cold weather. The mini skirt is allowed to stay, but open-toe shoes are certainly not an option anymore. For a refined daytime look, pair a mini skirt with a light cashmere jumper, pantyhose (nude or black whatever you prefer), and slightly heeled ankle boots for a comfortably-chic look. Throw an oversized coat over the top if the weather is particularly windy or unstable that day.

How To Style A Mini Skirt

Spring

Now there’s a reason we left the best until last; spring is the best weather for combining your summer and winter clothes and creating a happy medium. A trench coat can be your best friend, especially for trans-seasonal dressing since it’s all about balancing your proportions.

Style your favourite leather mini skirt with a trench coat, basic white t-shirt and sneakers for a casual look which is also weather appropriate. Who said you can’t have your cake and eat it too?

How To Style A Mini Skirt

Which look would you try?

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October 29, 2014

Some Must Buy Denim in Coming Season

You have to admit you have probably seen more Denim in the shop windows than usual. That is because Denim and more Denim is definitely one of the latest trends. One of the best buys is the mini skirt, which is the hottest skirt for spring/summer. You can either go vintage or washed denim five pocket style or simple and clean in stretch fabrics. Check out Sportsgirl and Sass & Bide’s range of denim mini’s. If in Sydney head straight to Bracewell on Oxford St for the latest in the Sass & Bide range. We hear it may have already sold out? so hurry! It really is the SKIRT for summer. The other fashion must have for the season to come is the denim jean. It’s the hottest look in either stretch or ridged and looks best in sandblasted or vintage creased styles. Make sure the jean is low rise?

once again Sportsgirl has a great pair of sandblasted jeans in store now for only $69.95. Or try The Quick Brown Fox for any slick, super low tight jeans. (03) 9639 2099.Two items you should definitely look at purchasing are the Lee Trucker Jacket in dark rinse as it will go with anything. ($154) and one of Portman’s belts in stores at the moment ($19.95). They are either double wrap, have rhinestones, glitter buckles, rivets or multi-coloured? a belt this season will make all the difference and put your look together with individuality.

Portmans belts ($19.95) — Lee Trucker Jacket ($154)

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