Midi Skirts: The Trend That Actually Flatters Everyone

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You could be mistaken for thinking the midi-skirt trend is exclusively reserved for those lucky ladies who possess legs for days, but thanks to the myriad of new midi-skirt silhouettes hitting stores this spring, the ladylike staple actually flatters every shape. You simply need to choose a cut that suits you and style it accordingly. Click through to find which of-the-moment midi best highlights your assets then see how we style it with the season’s best shoulder-baring tops, springtime shoes, fresh handbags and more.

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Make It A Midi

For Straight Figures

Add volume to a boyish figure by opting for a full-skirted midi with an asymmetric hem. Feminine add-ons keep the look polished.

Gold Leaf Studs

$375

Jennifer Meyer

Flat Azzuro Clutch

$695

Mansur Gavriel

Eve Stretch-Jersey Dodysuit

$100

Yummie

Bella Floral Aymmestrical Skirt

$495

Tibi

Black Dress Sandals

$32

Three Love

For Hourglass Figures

Accentuate an hourglass shape with a slim, high-waisted silhouette. Wear with sophisticated pastels and a structured bag at work.

Kelly Front-To-Back Earrings

$95

Rachel Zoe

Leather Bucket Bag

$225

Massimo Dutti

Chi Chi Suede Pump

$595

Sergio Rossi

Silk Printed Ruffle Front Top

$320

Cacharel

Pocket Split Midi Skirt

$85

Topshop

For Apple Shapes

A paper-bag waist flatters figures that are fuller in the middle. Team with a flowing top and streetwise accessories for off-duty cool.

Heavy Nappa Cross Body Bag

$428

DKNY

4K Gold Cage Cuff Bracelet

$138

Modern Citizen

Velcro Strap Sneaker

$120

Kenneth Cole

Skirt With Gold-Toned Details

$50

Zara

Striped Blouse

$338

Pinko

For Pear Shapes

A flowing, A-line skirt is a foolproof choice for pear shapes. Style with a fitted knit and flatform sandals on the weekend.

Black Keyhole Round Sunglasses

$143

Ray-Ban

Leveck Crossbody

$250

Auxiliary

Margie Leather Flatform Wedge

$145

MICHAEL Michael Kors

Wilfred Crevier Knit Top

$85

Artizia

Honeycomb Knit Long Skirt

$325

Maje

For Smaller Hips

A mid-length pencil skirt works well on those with slimmer hips. Balance a bold print with neutral hues for springtime chic.

Dice Mule

$150

Sol Sana

Everett Drawstring Bucket Bag

$370

Whistles

Flap-Pocket Suede Jacket

$100

Mango

Cross Back Hem Tee

$118

A.L.C.

Nadia Skirt

$795

Tanya Taylor