How to choose and style your denim skirt. Here at Fashion.ie, we want to prove to you that all pieces of clothing have endless potential.
Take the denim skirt for example. It was created back in the 1960’s by hippies who recycled old denim jeans into long denim skirts.
It wasn’t until the late 1970’s that the denim skirt found its way into mainstream fashion lines. Since then it has grown in popularity with many new designs being introduced as part of teenage fashion looks. Today, the denim mini skirt is a regular fashion staple for trendy fashionistas.
From the most basic to the more stylish denim skirt, it can be worn in many different ways. It can be paired with other items in your wardrobe so easily that most girls of today own at least on denim skirt. Things to remember when choosing your denim skirt
Get the design and length right.
Denim skirts come in so many different designs that you want to get the length and finish correct. If you are petite, then a long skirt isn’t going to work for you.
Always try on your denim skirt before you purchase it. If you go short, you want to make sure it covers your modesty. These are small but vital things to remember when choosing your denim skirt.
Can you pair it with your current wardrobe line-up?
The denim skirt is a great piece of fashion. Its more associated with the semi-casual look so you want to make sure you have other clothes in your wardrobe to pair it with.
Consider the colours of your current clothing then choose a denim dress that you can pair with at least 30% of your clothes. Plain blues or blacks are a safe bet.
Check the material
So many fashion retailers today make fantastic designed denim skirts using recyclable material. They look trendy and are also kind to the environment. Always check the material of your denim skirt and choose recycled material when you can.
3 simple ways to style your denim skirt
- For a real casual look, choose a mid-length button-down denim skirt and pair with a plain white tee or crop top. Complete the look with white trainers.
- For something for smart casual, try a long blue denim skirt with centre slit. Pair with pastel colour long sleeve blouse (blue hue, yellows, pinks, whites) Finish your look with white plain trainers.
- When it’s time to party then bring on that mid-length black or blue denim skirt. They pair great with crop tops or off the shoulder tops (nice bright colours) complete your look with flats or trainers.
How to choose and style your denim skirt