One of the most versatile pieces in a woman’s wardrobe is the skirt. Skirts are perfect for all seasons and occasions—all you need is the right type of material for the event or season. Skirts are also considered a workplace essential since it pairs well with most office-friendly tops and shoes. When it comes to nights out with your friends, do not be afraid to put a little sparkle and adventure in your skirt of choice. Check out our list for some of the prettiest and the most fun pieces.
- What skirts are great to wear in the evening and how can you style them?
Answer: Skirts in velvet, chiffon, tulle, leather and lace are great to wear in the evenings. They can be any color you prefer. These skirts are also suitable for most evening tops and trendy blouses. If you want to dress up your skirt, try pairing them with statement jewelry and accessories. The great thing about evening wear is that style is only limited by your imagination—you can just about throw any skirt and top ensemble that you love as long as your pieces fit you right. /p>
- What other evening wear essentials do I need?
Answer: Having a little black dress or any cocktail dress in a dark color is always welcome in your wardrobe. Choice colors for evening cocktail dresses include navy, red, brown and plum. If you want something that you can wear for semi-formal events, opt for dresses with sleeves. Stylish tops and blouses for evening wear can be made from silk, satin or any diaphanous material. Tops with sequins, beads and rhinestones are also very chic to wear at night. For footwear, pumps, slingbacks and sandals in satin, lace and metallic finishes will help upgrade your looks into a more formal ensemble.
- What skirt is great for both daytime and evening wear?
Answer: The flared hem skirt is a skirt that works in a club or the office. This type of skirt resembles a straight skirt however it is designed with a section on its bottom which flares out to skirt’s hem.
Our Top Picks
WDPL Short Tulle Party Skirt
- With 5 tulle layers
- Comes with lining
- Has elastic waistband
- 24.5/25 inches skirt length
Tulle is a material that is always fun to wear in the evenings. It is flirty, feminine and pretty plus it can be paired with a simple baby tee or a trendy top. The WDPL Short Tulle Party Skirt has 5 layers of the material for a look that will catch everyone’s attention. It also comes with an elastic closure so it’s easy to put on and remove. The elastic waistband also made it more comfortable to wear. It’s true to size, includes a lining and all layers of the tulle won’t require you to wear a petticoat underneath.
Kate Kasin Women’s Shiny Metallic Skater Skirt
- With 95% polyester, 5% spandex
- Features elastic closure
- Sleek and shiny material
- Pleated and flared skirt
If you want your looks to pop at night, make sure to wear something shiny and bright. The Kate Kasin Women’s Shiny Metallic Skater Skirt dazzles by way of its wet-look shine and bright, bold metallic hot pink hue. You can wear this one as is with a tight long-sleeved top in a complementary color, a cropped t-shirt, with a fun tee or a chic tank top and fitted jacket combo. The material is a blend of quality polyester and spandex with good stretch, very comfortable and easy to put on and remove.
Verdusa Women’s Above Knee Sequin Sparkle Mini Skirt
- With 100% high-quality sequins
- Has bodycon fit
- Above the knee skirt
- Great for cocktails and nights out
Sequin is an evening wear staple—this eye-catching, glimmery flat bead is often added on dresses meant for clubbing, semi-formal/formal events and gowns. Thus, if you want to shift from day wear to evening wear, choose items with loads of sequins on it, like this Verdusa Women’s Above Knee Sequin Sparkle Mini Skirt. The material for this skirt is ultra-comfortable—it’s designed to fit but it conforms itself well on your body without the discomfort due to the stretch. Wear this one with pumps, high-heeled sandals or knee-high boots and you’re ready to paint the town red.
SheIn Women’s Cutout Scallop Hem Flared Mini Skater Skirt
- With 95% polyester, 5% spandex
- A-line flared skirt
- Has laser cutouts
- Features scallop hem
Laser cutouts on fabric are always stylish and it’s put to great use in the SheIn Women’s Cutout Scallop Hem Flared Mini Skater Skirt. If you want something in black but with more interesting details, you cannot go wrong with this skirt. The skirt features an A-line cut with a flared silhouette, ornamented by floral laser cutouts. It also comes with an elastic inner band—along with the stretchy material, this feature doubles the comfort and ease of wearing this piece. It is a great skirt to wear during spring and summer evenings.
MANGOPOP Women’s Faux Suede Mini Skirt
- With soft faux suede material
- Comes with zipper closure
- Has a bit of stretch
- Great for day and night
The MANGOPOP Women’s Faux Suede Mini Skirt is a piece which makes for a nice skirt for either daytime or nighttime ensembles. This is due to the simple pencil cut of the mini skirt and its classic nude color. The skirt is also easy to pair with a great range of tops and blouses. It is comfortable since the skirt has a light stretch and the high-waist also makes this one a very trendy piece. Can be worn with slouchy sweaters or cardigans, a cropped top or a form-fitting t-shirt.
HLBandage Leather High Waist Bodycon Mini Skirt
- 90% rayon 9% nylon 1% spandex
- With elastic closure
- Bandage-style skirt
- Great for clubbing and cocktail parties
This list is not complete without a (faux) leather piece. Leather is a classic material and even the faux ones are totally hot and has the ability to upgrade your evening ensemble. The HLBandage Leather High Waist Bodycon Mini Skirt looks tough and edgy but your can pair it with pieces to make it flirty and feminine. Pair it with boots for biker chick ensemble or with heels and a classy white tee for a hip look. The bandage cut of the skirt will also flatter curves so voluptuous gals, take note of this choice.
Go all out when it comes to evening wear—this is a good time to experiment with looks that you are interested in. Be the life of the party by wearing any of the skirts in this list.