Maxi skirts, granny or glam?

When I first set eyes on this new trend my immediate reaction was no! The way some of the items were styled I just thought granny chic was on overload. However as more versions have emerged on to the High Street I have some seen some maxi skirts styled up in a more fashion forward way and I really feel this trend has grown on me. Here is some inspiration:

  

Rhianna                                           Miranda Kerr                                      Mary Kate Olsen

  

Kate Bosworth                                Nicole Richie                            Rachel Bilson

  

Vanessa Hudgens

  

Diane Kruger                                        Drew Barrymore                       Nicola Roberts

I’m considering investing in a maxi skirt and here are some of my favourites:

BooHoo – www.boohoo.com

Dela All Over Crinkle Button Front Maxi Skirt Millie Chiffon Lined Maxi Skirt Kacey All Over Chiffon Crinkle Maxi Skirt

£25                                                    £10                                                  £12

Gracie All Over Pleated Chiffon Maxi Skirt Lucy All Over Pleated Chiffon Maxi Skirt Stacee Ruched Side Split Maxi Skirt

£18                                                  £18                                                   £12

 

ASOS – www.asos.com

Warehouse Column Maxi Skirt Diesel Drape Detail Maxi Skirt Minkpink 'Great Expectations' Button Thru Maxi Skirt

£25                                                     Diesel £120                                     £65

Minkpink 'Check Republic' Button Through Maxi Skirt ASOS Maxi Skirt In Mesh Spot ASOS PREMIUM Chiffon Pleated Maxi Skirt

£65                                                         £45                                                 £55

I love all of these styles and definitely think maxi skirts are going to be huge for Spring/ Summer 2012, so you might as well invest now or in the January sales. As far as granny or glam goes, I’m leaning towards glam, what do you think? XOXO

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15 thoughts on “Maxi skirts, granny or glam?

  1. Rihanna and Rachel Bilson= ehm….? Not glam, and every grandma wearing a skirt like that would be creepy…
    Kate Boswort, Nicola Roberts and Diane Krüger= GLAM
    Drew Barrymore and Vanessa Hudgens= GRAM
    🙂

  2. Maxi skirt are so hard to work it.. The last time I wore my maxi skirt my dad said it looks like I shopped from his mother closet… I like the ASOS Mesh one….

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