The Best Skirts to Buy Now

We’re counting down the remaining weeks of winter and looking forward to warmer weather. Scoop up one of these cute skirts to wear now with boots and tights, and later bare-legged with sandals.

1

H&M Calf-Length Skirt

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Bright blooms are just the antidote to cold, dreary days. This mid-calf length looks equally chic with heels or ballet flats.

To buy: $35; hm.com.

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2

J. Crew Paper-bag Skirt

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The ultimate in figure flattery, this skirt’s dramatic, high waist is actually elastic, cleverly concealed by a sweet sash.

To buy: $118; jcrew.com.

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3

Zara Faux Leather Pencil Skirt

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A classic pencil silhouette gives this otherwise edgy black leather skirt a softer appeal. Play it up by adding other feminine pieces, like a silky blouse and ladylike heels.

To buy: $36; zara.com.

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4

Canvas by Lands’ End Pleated Midi Skirt

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Bold sport stripes paired with a floaty, pleated crepe fabric create an unexpected juxtaposition that works surprisingly well. Try this skirt with sleek white sneakers to add to its sporty appeal.

To buy: $99; landsend.com.

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5

Loft Ombre Pencil Skirt

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Leave it to Loft—the masters of better-than-basic workwear—to put a refreshing spin on the classic pencil skirt. This ombre print is equal parts eye-catching and office-appropriate.

To buy: $70; loft.com.

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6

Miss Selfridge Suede Wrap Skirt

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This pretty, to-the-knee skirt’s wrap silhouette adds an element of design to an otherwise minimalist piece.

To buy: $155; lordandtaylor.com.

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7

Madewell Denim Sailor Pencil Skirt

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A peekaboo (but not too high) slit adorned with a diagonal row of copper buttons adds tons of visual appeal to this classic style.

To buy: $90; madewell.com.

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