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Dare to bare with the best skirts for spring and summer

Mini, midi, maxi and everything in between.

The humble skirt. A wardrobe essential for many and particularly as the weather warms they mark the opportunity to wear less layers and feel that wonderful Australian sun on our skin (safely of course). 

Perhaps one of the most versatile pieces in our wardrobes, skirts last across seasons and the endless silhouettes and way of styling can make a million outfits out of just one simple skirt. 

Over the past few years we have seen the resurgence of the midi skirt and it seems now both the mini and the maxi are having their time in the sun. 

To help you get in the summer styling mood, read on to find our top picks for our favourite skirts this summer. Style with sandals or sneakers for a laidback look or dress it up with heels and jewels to wear out for the night – the world is your oyster. 

The best skirts to shop this spring and summer 2023

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Flower applique miniskirt, $99.95, MNG

It’s a strawberry girl summer and red is the colour du jour. Add some flower applique and this is the perfect seasonal skirt.

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Peta ruched skirt, $80, Nude Lucy

Super lightweight, which is great for when the weather gets too hot to wear anything too heavy, this stylish ruched white midi skirt gives off the ultimate summer energy. 

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& Other Stories ALine midi skirt, $115, THE ICONIC

A silk midi skirt is a wardrobe essential for any season but particularly come warmer weather they offer some coverage without feeling hot and heavy. Plus this style and colourway can easily transition to winter with the help of a knit and boots. 

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Party sparkles diamante mesh mini skirt, $49, Hello Molly

For the perfect party mini, add some diamonte and style with some metallic accessories and you have yourself a winning look. 

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Mid-rise tailored maxi skirt, $59.99, Glassons

The maxi skirt has made its return this season and this tailored skirt makes a chic choice. You can style this for the office or the bar, it’s easy to style and always looks polished. 

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The Fated Edison mini skirt, $49 (usually $99.95), THE ICONIC

Leather skirts are usually reserved for cooler weather however this sage green hue can take it straight into spring and summer. Pair it with a simple white t-shirt and strappy heels for a casual yet elegant look. 

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Lulu maxi skirt, $113 (usually $189), Faithfull The Brand

The bright violet colour of this skirt in addition to the effortlessly draped feels like strolling along the streets of the Greek Islands in summer. 

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Relaxed beach mini skirt, $34.99, Cotton On

Made from an organic cotton blend, this is the perfect skirt for beach days. 

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Topshop lace dobby mix skirt, $88, ASOS

The sheer trend is not going anywhere and we can’t get enough of styling sheer looks like this with some chunky biker boots and a band tee. 

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Aere Utility skirt, $100, THE ICONIC

Utility skirts are due to be everywhere this spring and summer, but we understand the concern they can at times feel heavy to wear. However this recycled polyester blend is lightweight on the skin for comfort. 

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Rap skirt stealth, $169.95, Ksubi

Just like the denim midi the denim mini is back and better than ever – this black wash skirt can add a certain edge to your summer looks. 

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