How to Wear High Waisted Skirts Correctly

As all of you know, high waisted skirts returned to fashion bringing with them elegance and classiness. Obviously, after years of low waisted skirts prevailing, it is difficult to accept something so different, but if you wear this style correctly, it can greatly improve your figure.

First of all, forget about stereotypes that high waisted skirts can be worn only by skinny women. It's not true!

High waisted skirts look exceptionally good on women that have hourgalss body shape. Also it's necessary to have a good posture, especially if skirt is short and narrow.

Even if you are curvy, but have long legs, high waisted skirt will make you look higher and slimmer.

Now let's talk about how to wear high waisted skirt.

Alexis Bledel looks perfect for any occasion  combining high waisted skirt with blouse
Alexis Bledel looks perfect for any occasion combining high waisted skirt with blouse

1. High waisted skirt with blouse

No matter if you are wearing classy high waisted skirt or more modern "tube", blouse combination will always look good.

If you are too young, choose zephyr blouse, may be with a couple of buttons, to look a bit casual. That will add style.

One of the best combinations for high waisted skirt is a classic white blouse: ideal style for any occasion, and not too formal. If the skirt is too long, don't forget to wear high heels.

The icon of style Victoria Beckham as always looks perfect. Her combination of choice is black shirt and a high waisted checked skirt.
The icon of style Victoria Beckham as always looks perfect. Her combination of choice is black shirt and a high waisted checked skirt.

2. High waisted skirt with classic button-down shirt

Classic button-down shirt is one of the most fashionable items in Fall-Winter 2012. It will be the main thing in your wardrobe no matter your age. Try the combination of classic shirt with high waisted skirt, and you'll see an elegant lady in the mirror.

Of course you can add some matching accessories to add some style. Experiment. For instance, try wearing this style with wedges instead of pumps. It will create more casual look.

Rihanna showes great style pairing short high waisted skirt with tank top, and adding high heels and long necklace.
Rihanna showes great style pairing short high waisted skirt with tank top, and adding high heels and long necklace.

3. High waisted skirt with tank top or T-shirt

Tank top looks great with any high waisted skirt that is above the knee. No wonder it is a style of choice for many celebrities.

Add high heels and long necklace to your style and you will look great for any occasion.

Now you know how to wear high waisted skirt correctly. But if you want to look great for any occasion, you should definitely check our advice on how to dress according to your body type.

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Faith A Mullen 3 years ago

I love high waisted skirts. The women in your pics all look gorgeous. Thanks for posting!

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