Nothing spells summer like maxi skirts. Wear them from day to night, beach to office, or on a lazy day - this wardrobe staple won’t let you down, ever!
We’ve seen the maxi skirt doing rounds in winter and now it’s time to ring in the summer with just the right styling tips. If you already own maxi skirts then this styling guide will be a blessing, and if you don’t, then fret not, ‘coz we’re dishing out deets on where to get the hottest ones! We’ve put together 5 looks to keep you stylish through summer! So, let’s begin…
1. The Brunch Look, a la Kavya D’Souza
Sunday brunches call for comfy yet stylish clothes. So what’s better than maxi skirts? They’re super versatile, high on comfort and extremely stylish! The key to a perfect brunch look is that you want to keep it fresh and effortless. So throw on a cutesy crop top, add a fun jacket and finish your look with a cool bag for a fun brunch look.
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2. The Holiday Look, a la Hannah Stromgren
A holiday look is incomplete without a maxi skirt and a floppy hat! So, to get your holiday groove on, pick a pop-coloured maxi skirt that screams summer, team it up with a oh-so-boho tassel top, and a super cute statement sling to keep your essentials in. Opt for a really pretty pair of flats to keep it comfortable while you get busy playing tourist!
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3. The Everyday Look, a la Kayaan Contractor
Yes, your daily look need not be all about sweats and tees! Get dressy this summer and amp up your everyday look with a fun wrap maxi skirt! Pair it with a snazzy gillet, a cool studded top and ankle boots for a day full of errands around the town. And don’t forget to add a pair of funky sunnies to save your peepers from the sun!
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4. The Shopping Look, a la Mandovi Menon
Shopping trips and other outdoor activities on a sunny day call for easy breezy outfits with a touch of boho-glam! And printed maxi skirts are just perfect for such occasions. Team it with tube tops, dainty layers of necklaces, a basic handy satchel paired with lace-up sneakers, and stunning frames to work this look.
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5. The Office Look, a la Sreesha Shetty
Who said office look needs to be boring? Update your work look with a basic flowy maxi skirt and go colour-blocking this summer! Pick a neutral-coloured maxi skirt with a pop-coloured blouse and add some drama to your everyday office look. A chunky pair of statement necklace and some shiny soles for your feet are perfect to take your office look from day to night with ease!
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Published on Apr 16, 2015