Most of the women wear skirts in many countries. They usually wear mini, midi and maxi skirts for the vacation, casual wear, parties, etc. On the other hand, there are multiple types of skirts out there in the fashion industry. But, many women don’t know what are they. So, we have explained about the types of skirts.
What Are The Types Of Skirts?
These are the 17 different types of skirts for women and girls.
Mini skirts are one of the major types of skirts by their length and their hemline finishes just above the knees. You can wear mini skirts to dinner nights, dates, vacation and work. But, some companies don’t allow mini skirts to their employees.
Maxi skirts are also known as long skirts which cover your legs. So, it will keep you warm in the winter season. You don’t need to shave your legs while you wear maxi skirts. Moreover, maxi skirts are classic and flattering. Sometimes you may think maxi skirts make you warm in summer but, it’s better than tight jeans.
Midi skirts are worn by many women and girls and midi skirts are also the best option for business casual wear.
According to the Oxford dictionary, pencil skirts are narrow and straight skirts. They are mostly suitable for tall women.
Everyone knows about pleated skirts. Because, most of the women and girls wear pleated skirts. They contain folds (pleats). Moreover, many countries have chosen pleated skirts as their school uniform.
The A-line skirt looks like the capital letter A. Therefore, it fits well with the hip and looks wider in the hem.
Yoke skirts are a type of skirt which contains a special garment (yoke) around the waistline.
Wrap skirts usually have a waist tie with it.
Circle skirts are made with a special measurement and they are called circle cuts which make one or more circles. There are different types of Circle skirts available such as full circle skirt, half circle skirt, quarter skirt and ¾ circle skirt.
Cargo skirts are one of the best skirts for casual wear. It is inspired by military clothing.
Bubble skirts fit well in the waist and the hem but are not fitted in the middle.
Denim skirts are made with denim fabric like denim jeans. It’s not rocket science. These are also known as jeans skirts. Mainly denim skirts have launched as mini skirts and three different body types such as apple shape, pear shape and hourglass shape. Even Though, you can buy it in all lengths.
Leather skirts are a good choice for formal, semi-formal and informal events. They are durable, versatile, stylish and made with leather.
Some people said that skater skirts and circle skirts are the same. That’s not true and there is a small difference which is that a circle skirt is measured by its shape and a skater skirt is measured by its length. However, most of the circle skirts are skater skirts. That’s why some people say both are the same. Finally, it is called as skater skirts because fashion designers copied it from skaters.
Micro skirts are smaller than mini skirts. They make you sexier than mini skirts. However, it’s not suitable for all events like formal and some parties.
Lehenga is a traditional full skirt which is worn by Indian women.
You can wear sarong skirts with the bikinis and bathing suits. It will make you more attractive at the beach.