Strange skirts at Shopbop.
Now try saying that fifteen times, fast. Then come and take a look at these skirts, which are pretty far from the usual run of pencil skirts, midis and A-lines…
It must’ve been a real lightbulb moment when Karla Spetic came up with this design, huh? (Sorry, couldn’t resist…)
Moschino denim skirt, $550
If you think this one looks strange enough from the front, you might want to also take a look at the back view. You might also want to consider never bending down in it – or if you do, make sure you’re wearing your best undies.
Jacquemus fringe skirt, $336
When we read the words “fringe skirt”, this really wasn’t what we were expecting, somehow. Once again, we find ourselves reminded of one of those posters people put up when they’re advertising for a new room mate or whatever – you know the ones with the tabs at the bottom so you can tear off the person’s number? It’s actually quite surprising how many items of clothing we come across that remind us of those posters…
Want more skirts?
Here are some posts from our archives featuring the good, bad and downright ugly sides of the world of skirts:
Full skirts aren’t quite as much of a trend as they were this time last year, say, but they’re a classic style, so they’re normally around in some form or other. This post provides you with some suggestions on how to wear them.
You might be wondering just how often you’ll need this advice, but the Christmas-themed press releases started arriving at Fashion Police HQ back in July, and sequin skirts are almost always on the festive menu: sartorially speaking, of course.