There are few pieces that are true wardrobe staples, but it is safe to say that the midi skirt is definitely one of them. No matter the season, its versatility and simplicity ensure it remains on the rail year-round. Plus, while minis and maxis haven been making a comeback, you can rest assured the humble midi skirt is still current, with many designers incorporating it into their autumn 2022 ready-to-wear collections. Chanel dished out retro plaid styles, Stella McCartney wowed with bright satin, and Balenciaga went down the pleated route.
Whether you’re looking for a chic and polished date-night look or something more relaxed for the weekend, the midi skirt is the perfect foundation to many a stylish outfit, with the ability to be dressed up or down with a simple swap of accessories. Plus, thanks to its evergreen popularity, there’s a generous offering of fabrics and colours out there to help keep things interesting. From leather to satin, bold patterns to neutrals, there’s something for everyone.
But how do you know which are worthy of a place in your wardrobe? That’s where I come in. I’ve searched through hundreds of outfits and styles to find the very best, and as a true midi-skirt fan, I know what I’m doing. As we head into autumn, just make sure you’re pairing your midi with clever layers, fun accessories and sensible footwear to keep your outfit feeling fresh, modern and weather-appropriate
Scroll on to see nine chic midi-skirt outfits I’m loving right now, as well as all the pieces you might need to help re-create the looks.