Ice blue pleats in swishy polyester create an utterly ethereal look even if you do nothing more than pair the skirt with a ribbed cotton tank. Also available in rust.To buy: $74, asos.com.Featured May 2011
This hippie-esque rayon pick is inexpensive enough that you wouldn’t mind sitting in a field of daisies if the whim strikes you.To buy: $20, forever21.com.
Boldly colored stripes lend levity to a long skirt, while the silk georgette fabric provides amazing sheen and movement. Also available in a giraffe print and a dark stripe.To buy: $168, madewell.com.
This spotted cotton skirt hits just below the kneecaps, a flattering longer length for just about every body type. And it comes in petite and plus sizes too, so you’ll get an accurate fit.To buy: $59.50, landsend.com.
This is no shapeless sack. The stylish belted waist of this floral cotton-and-silk number guarantees an hourglass figure.To buy: $70, anthropologie.com.
The slightly sheer material of the maxi skirt (with an attached short skirt underneath) offers a surprising option for steamy summer days. Keep the look streamlined with a solid-colored top.To buy: $80, topshop.com.See all Daily Finds from this month