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  • MSGM Pineapple-jacquard A-line skirt
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    MSGM Pineapple-jacquard A-line skirt
    MSGM adds to its collection of statement prints with this pineapple pattern new for Resort 2015. Here it's splashed subtly across a tonal-yellow cotton-blend twill A-line skirt. This shape is key for the Italian label and justly so; the high-waisted midi-length silhouette is timeless. Tuck in a white T-shirt and add in wedge sandals for the most ladylike finish.
  • BALMAIN Chevron-tweed pencil skirt
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    BALMAIN Chevron-tweed pencil skirt
    First seen on the AW14 runway this Balmain pencil skirt is made from graphic black and white chevron tweed. A modern take on smart dressing it has a crossover front and off-centre hem slit that breaks up the dramatic pattern and adds signature sex appeal. Wear it with a leather jacket or a sharp blazer for a smarter alternative.
  • CAMILLA AND MARC Adversary textured-stripe pencil skirt
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    CAMILLA AND MARC Adversary textured-stripe pencil skirt
    Camilla and Marc's boldly striped crepe and piqué pencil skirt is a sharp way to tap into the season's monochrome trend. Cut with a high waist it works perfectly with a tucked-in T-shirt or tank. Ground the look with block-heeled ankle boots.
  • CAMILLA AND MARC Moderator striped pencil skirt
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    CAMILLA AND MARC Moderator striped pencil skirt
    This ribbed-crepe pencil skirt from Australian design duo Camilla and Marc boasts a bold royal-blue and white stripe. Cut to sit high on the waist it works best with a tucked-in blouse or cropped knit.
  • A.L.C. Lace pencil skirt
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    A.L.C. Lace pencil skirt
    Introduce a pop of neon to your new-season wardrobe with A.L.C.'s fluorescent-pink floral-lace pencil skirt. It's cut to a ladylike silhouette with a high waist and centre-back split. Team it with the matching top for an on-point evening look.
  • ACNE STUDIOS Keals Shine satin skirt
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    ACNE STUDIOS Keals Shine satin skirt
    Acne Studios's dark-green Keals Shine skirt stays true to the brand's understated but directional aesthetic. The classic A-line style is made from high-shine satin and detailed with a front pleat panel and concealed pockets. Dress it down for daytime with one of the label's coveted leather jackets.
  • MSGM Metallic faux-leather skirt
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    MSGM Metallic faux-leather skirt
    The midi skirt has made waves in recent seasons but MSGM's metallic-silver faux-leather version takes the style to new contemporary heights. The full A-line style sits high on the waist and finishes below the knee so can easily be dressed up or down. Honour the label's love of clashing and team it with a printed T-shirt or colour-pop heels.
  • EMILIO DE LA MORENA Carla textured-cotton skater skirt
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    EMILIO DE LA MORENA Carla textured-cotton skater skirt
    Swish and twirl your way into the new season with Emilio de la Morena's black Carla skirt. Textured cotton creates the full high-waisted silhouette that swings out into a skater style. A silk shirt and mid-high heels will complete a demure day-to-night look.
  • STELLA JEAN Colomba tribal-print pencil skirt
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    STELLA JEAN Colomba tribal-print pencil skirt
    No-one has mastered modern tribal prints quite like Stella Jean. This red cotton Colomba pencil skirt is patterned with the bold African wax print fans of the label know and love. Tuck in a block-colour blouse to highlight the wide high waist.
  • BAND OF OUTSIDERS Floral appliqué chino skirt
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    BAND OF OUTSIDERS Floral appliqué chino skirt
    Band of Outsiders's utilitarian-inspired pieces were infused with surreal elements for AW14. This khaki-green chino-seamed skirt is cut to a fluted A-line silhouette that makes it decidedly feminine while 3D black floral appliqué adds a playful twist. Highlight the detail with monochromatic accessories.
  • ROKSANDA Arwen stretch-wool midi pencil skirt
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    ROKSANDA Arwen stretch-wool midi pencil skirt
    Roksanda's bold use of colour transforms the simplest styles into trophy pieces. The Arwen pencil skirt is cut from indigo-blue stretch-wool and has contrasting teal-green pockets trimmed with herringbone embroidery. It sits high on the waist so tuck in a blouse to work that quintessential Roksanda silhouette.
  • HOUSE OF HOLLAND Snakeskin-print jersey pencil skirt
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    HOUSE OF HOLLAND Snakeskin-print jersey pencil skirt
    House of Holland's Resort 2015 show was a riot of eye-popping pattern and this snakeskin-print pencil skirt is a perfect example. Made from stretch-jersey it sits high on the waist and clings close to the body. Embrace the full look with the matching crop top.
  • VIVIENNE WESTWOOD ANGLOMANIA Dynasty-print pencil skirt
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    VIVIENNE WESTWOOD ANGLOMANIA Dynasty-print pencil skirt
    Vivienne Westwood Anglomania drew on a unique set of references such as the distinct national customs of Yupik Eskimos and the Yakot Tribe of Russia when creating this pixelated floral Dynasty-print pencil skirt. It sits high on the waist fits slim through the body and finishes flatteringly at the knee. Anchor the statement print with a block colour on top and classic black accessories.
  • MARC BY MARC JACOBS Checkerboard-jacquard twill skirt
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    MARC BY MARC JACOBS Checkerboard-jacquard twill skirt
    Marc by Marc Jacobs's navy and white checkerboard-jacquard A-line skirt is a versatile piece with statement appeal. Dress it up with a crisp white shirt or take a youthful approach with trainers and a slogan sweatshirt.
  • ROKSANDA Calder felted wool skirt
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    ROKSANDA Calder felted wool skirt
    In the hands of Roksanda the staple pencil skirt is elevated to avant-garde heights. This beige felted wool Calder style features a large frilled half-peplum - a pivotal detail of the AW14 runway. Stay true to the designer's bold aesthetic and team with blocks of colour.
  • DROME Nappa leather pencil skirt
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    DROME Nappa leather pencil skirt
    Italian leather specialist Drome uses advanced techniques to create leather pieces with the sleekest finishes. This knee-length pencil skirt is expertly crafted from nappa leather for a form-fitting shape that doesn't lose its structure. Wear with pieces that complement the rich burgundy hue - grey and navy shades work particularly well.
  • DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Gemma skirt
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    DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Gemma skirt
    Champion this season's trend for uniform staples with DVF's navy stretch-crepe skirt. Sitting on the natural waist and falling to a mini length this pleated style will make weekday dressing so effortless. Tuck in a striped tee and ground the look with lace-up brogues.
  • HELMUT LANG Jersey draped skirt
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    HELMUT LANG Jersey draped skirt
    Expertly draped using soft stretch-jersey this black wrap skirt is unmistakably Helmut Lang. It cuts a streamlined silhouette from the high cinched waist to the draped split front. Style it with a chunky knit and mules now and an oversized tee in warmer months.
  • HOUSE OF HOLLAND Metallic leather pencil skirt
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    HOUSE OF HOLLAND Metallic leather pencil skirt
    The leather pencil skirt is an autumn/winter mainstay and House of Holland puts a contemporary spin on the look with this metallic-purple style. Style it as per the AW14 runway with a tucked-in T-shirt to highlight the feminine high waist.
  • SPORTMAX Relais skirt
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    SPORTMAX Relais skirt
    The iconic work of Jackson Pollock inspired Sportmax's AW14 collection and this Relais pencil skirt is one of the most literal interpretations. It's a vibrant stretch-crepe style that moulds to the body and falls just below the knee. Style as per the runway - with an equally colourful top - or take it to the office with a polished roll-neck sweater.
  • DION LEE Envelope-fold striped skirt
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    DION LEE Envelope-fold striped skirt
    This tonal-grey envelope-fold skirt is a fine example of Dion Lee's precise sculptural aesthetic. It's constructed from a heavy jersey-bonded fabric that's cleverly tailored to reveal a hint of skin at the hem. Tuck in one of the label's contemporary sweaters as part of a sleek workwear look.
  • SEA Bleached-plaid pleated skirt
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    SEA Bleached-plaid pleated skirt
    This season Sea took inspiration from surf culture giving its feminine designs like this plaid skirt a grungy edge. Made from blue red and white checked cotton it has a pleated A-line shape and is finished with a bleached-out hemline. Offset it with an oversized shirt and chunky white trainers.
  • A.L.C. Henri geometric-lace pencil skirt
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    A.L.C. Henri geometric-lace pencil skirt
    A tribal theme ran through A.L.C.'s Resort 2015 collection and this geometric-lace Henri pencil skirt is an effortless way to wear it. The black white and yellow colour palette will slot effortlessly alongside existing favourites but has the biggest impact when paired with the label's matching top.
  • ADAM LIPPES Denim wrap midi skirt
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    ADAM LIPPES Denim wrap midi skirt
    Adam Lippes shows the elegance of denim with this blue wrap midi skirt. It hugs the waist and skims over the hips creating a column-like silhouette. Tuck in a white blouse and complete with flat sandals for a chic spring look.
  • STELLA MCCARTNEY Embellished denim skirt
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    STELLA MCCARTNEY Embellished denim skirt
    Stella McCartney drew influence from London's street culture this season and this embellished denim skirt is given a punk twist with scattered crystal embellishments. It sits high on the waist and has a stretch fit that sits close to the body. Finish the look with a cropped sweater and smart black ankle boots.
  • TIBI Simona jacquard midi skirt
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    TIBI Simona jacquard midi skirt
    Tibi's aqua-blue midi-skirt is the key to wearing the season's sugary hues with a new-found attitude. It's a structured pleated style made from jacquard crepe and designed to sit below the knee. We love it as part of both day and evening looks just switch out a classic T-shirt and slides for a peplum blouse and elegant pumps.
  • MAX MARA Sargano skirt
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    MAX MARA Sargano skirt
    A perfect trans-seasonal style Max Mara's Sargano skirt looks as good now as it will come autumn. The pale camel-hair fabric is a favourite of the label and comes fully lined for the smoothest most comfortable fit. Style it with the matching jacket for a pulled-together look.
  • SEAFARER Sandy denim pencil skirt
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    SEAFARER Sandy denim pencil skirt
    Denim is core to Seafarer's DNA and this Sandy pencil skirt is a chic lesson in how to wear it now. The dark-indigo shade is smart and sophisticated and will complement just about any hue in your wardrobe. Try it with a striped shirt - tuck it in to make the most of the high waist.
  • ROCHAS Midi-length pencil skirt
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    ROCHAS Midi-length pencil skirt
    No smart wardrobe is complete without a sleek pencil skirt and this wool and cashmere-blend style from Rochas comes in an elegant midi length that's perfect for now. The caramel hue makes a fresh alternative to classic black or navy and works perfectly with the season's claret and forest-green separates.
  • ACNE STUDIOS Kensington faux-suede pleated skirt
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    ACNE STUDIOS Kensington faux-suede pleated skirt
    Suede is having a moment this season and Acne Studios's camel-beige Kensington faux-suede skirt is an effortless way to tap into the trend. With full pleats and a midi length it has a 1970s feel but the side pockets add a contemporary twist. Style it with chunky loafers for an androgynous edge.
  • STELLA JEAN Agnese tribal-print pencil skirt
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    STELLA JEAN Agnese tribal-print pencil skirt
    The vibrant tribal-inspired pattern on this pencil skirt featured across Stella Jean's AW14 runway. Crafted from pure cotton it has a wide waistband that smoothes the silhouette and falls to a demure knee length. Take your cue from the designer and pair with a shirt in a contrasting print - it's smart dressing the most contemporary way.
  • J.W. ANDERSON Speckled-wool A-line skirt
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    J.W. ANDERSON Speckled-wool A-line skirt
    Full skirts are still big news this season so invest in the trend with this speckled-wool A-line style from J.W. Anderson. The bright-green hue is a great way to introduce colour into your wardrobe and will work with a host of separates. Try a patterned blouse and brogues for a stab at the label's androgynous cool.
  • DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Leather pencil skirt
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    DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Leather pencil skirt
    DVF puts a modern twist on this classic pencil skirt style with a black lamb leather front and contrasting stretch-jersey back. The sleek design sits high on the waist and is accented with stitched front panels. Team it with a tucked-in blouse and pumps for a look that works from desk to dinner.
  • LISA MARIE FERNANDEZ Gingham high-waisted beach skirt
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    LISA MARIE FERNANDEZ Gingham high-waisted beach skirt
    Gingham paired with a high-waisted full silhouette gives Lisa Marie Fernandez's beach skirt a thoroughly of the moment feel. It buttons all the way down from waist to hem and ties with a simple bow at the front. On vacation simply wear it over your swimsuit for a seamless transition from beach to town.
  • REDVALENTINO Polka-dot tulle midi skirt
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    REDVALENTINO Polka-dot tulle midi skirt
    You can always rely on REDValentino to create feminine pieces with a dark edge. This black polka-dot skirt is the perfect example: it comes to a ladylike midi length and has a voluminous tulle overlay with a black satin lining. Work a rock 'n' roll look with the label's band-inspired tank on top.
  • ARIES Romford denim pencil skirt
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    ARIES Romford denim pencil skirt
    Aries gives a nonchalant feel to its Romford black denim skirt with frayed edges at the waistband and hem. It's the kind of piece that will make every look feel instantly cooler - try it with a logo tee and low-top trainers.
  • MSGM Floral-print satin pencil skirt
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    MSGM Floral-print satin pencil skirt
    Painterly florals take a dark turn in MSGM's midnight-blue satin pencil skirt. Designed to give the illusion of a distorted watercolour it's printed with dripping blooms that are beautiful and mysterious all at once. Wear the high-waisted style with a boxy tee and flats switching to a crisp shirt and heels for evening.
  • RIKA Irvine satin and crepe pencil skirt
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    RIKA Irvine satin and crepe pencil skirt
    Rika's Irvine pencil skirt comprises black panels of high-shine satin and matte crepe. A versatile desk-to-dinner piece it sits high on the waist making it ideal for tucking in an office-appropriate shirt.
  • ELIZABETH AND JAMES Aisling pencil skirt
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    ELIZABETH AND JAMES Aisling pencil skirt
    No capsule wardrobe is complete without a sleek black pencil skirt. Elizabeth and James's mid-rise Aisling style is cut from a stretch fabric that will hold its slim-fitting shape. Wear it with an oversized denim jacket and pool slides as part of a polished off-duty look.
  • ELLERY Réard accordion-pocket skirt
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    ELLERY Réard accordion-pocket skirt
    Kym Ellery focuses on shape and layering when creating her modern designs for Ellery. This black midi-length pencil skirt features multi-dimensional accordion-style pockets that stand out against the sleek silhouette. Team it with a white shirt and statement heels for a directional take on classic monochrome.
  • HOUSE OF HOLLAND Zebra-intarsia knit pencil skirt
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    HOUSE OF HOLLAND Zebra-intarsia knit pencil skirt
    Animal-print dominated House of Holland's Resort 2015 collection and this green and blue pencil skirt is a vibrant way to tap the aesthetic. It's made from a zebra-intarsia stretch knit that fits slim through the body. For maximum energy pair it with the matching crop top.
  • REDVALENTINO Polka-dot A-line skirt
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    REDVALENTINO Polka-dot A-line skirt
    REDValentino's black and pink satin polka-dot skirt has a retro-inspired charm. It's cut to sit high on the waist with a full A-line skirt that falls into soft folds. Team it with a simple silk blouse and mules to keep it the focus of your look.
  • REDVALENTINO A-line knee-length skirt
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    REDVALENTINO A-line knee-length skirt
    REDValentino makes the midi skirt feel fresh again for spring in pink stretch-twill. High waisted and knee length it's the chicest way to cut a demure silhouette this season. Add in a slogan T-shirt and ankle-strap pumps.
  • DOLCE & GABBANA Macramé lace pencil skirt
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    DOLCE & GABBANA Macramé lace pencil skirt
    Lace is intrinsic to Dolce & Gabbana's DNA and is revisited in new and elegant ways season after season. This Italian-made pencil skirt is cut from light-grey floral macramé and finished with signature eyelash scalloped edges. Wear it with a cashmere knit or silk blouse for a sumptuous mix of textures.
  • KENZO Tool monsters quilted pleated skirt
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    KENZO Tool monsters quilted pleated skirt
    AW14 concluded Kenzo's trilogy of collections inspired by the work of film director David Lynch. The acid-green tool monsters motif on this quilted skirt was a strong theme for the season and gives the full pleated silhouette a graphic edge. Tuck in a crisp shirt to highlight the high waist and statement print.
  • A.L.C. Clift striped knit skirt
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    A.L.C. Clift striped knit skirt
    A.L.C. puts a graphic spin on the pencil skirt by adding statement white stripes to this black stretch-knit style. Designed to sit high on the waist with a wrap-around asymmetric front it's smart enough for the office but fares equally well with the matching crop top at the weekend.
  • REBECCA TAYLOR Fluted lace skirt
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    REBECCA TAYLOR Fluted lace skirt
    Rebecca Taylor's fluted white lace skirt is romantic and contemporary sitting high on the waist and falling mid-calf. Wear it with the matching blouse for a head-to-toe statement adding in a neutral shoulder bag and sandals.
  • WEEKEND MAX MARA Ecru pencil skirt
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    WEEKEND MAX MARA Ecru pencil skirt
    Weekend Max Mara's Ecru cotton-bouclé pencil skirt is a refreshing new-season style. It's woven with a spring-ready navy white and yellow striped design that works best paired with a simple white blouse.
  • WEEKEND MAX MARA Ecru pencil skirt
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    WEEKEND MAX MARA Ecru pencil skirt
    The Ecru skirt from Weekend Max Mara is a brilliant around-the-clock option. It's made from a vibrant pink orange and white striped cotton-bouclé and cut to a slim pencil silhouette. Swap ballet flats for stilettos to switch the look from day to night.
  • STELLA JEAN Lia fish-print panelled pencil skirt
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    STELLA JEAN Lia fish-print panelled pencil skirt
    Animals were present in many an AW14 runway show and Stella Jean incorporated them into a number of her distinctive patterns. This burgundy cotton skirt features contrasting multicoloured panels printed with schools of green fish. The high wide waistband keeps it flattering and polished; tuck in a clashing print shirt for that signature Stella Jean finish.
  • DOLCE & GABBANA Lace pencil skirt
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    DOLCE & GABBANA Lace pencil skirt
    Dolce & Gabbana's scarlet-red lace pencil skirt exudes the house's classic Italian aesthetic. Scalloped delicately along the hemline it's crafted beautifully to exacting standards. Keep the look understated by day styling it with a simple black sweater and dainty flats. By night amp up the glamour with a cami and pin-thin heels.
  • MAX MARA Hidesia pencil skirt
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    MAX MARA Hidesia pencil skirt
    Stay chic throughout the week in Max Mara's elegant Hidesia pencil skirt. It's cut simply yet precisely from a grey wool and silk-blend - note the high waist and silk lining that keeps the fit totally streamlined. Just add a roll-neck sweater and sleek mules.
  • DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Thames skirt
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    DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Thames skirt
    Graphic prints are a DVF house signature and this blue Thames skirt features an all-over black and white diamond motif that's sure to enliven your new-season wardrobe. It's cut from a soft silk-jersey that skims the body and falls to a demure knee length. Pull the look together with the matching Behati top.
  • ISABEL MARANT ÉTOILE Vera embroidered seersucker skirt
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    ISABEL MARANT ÉTOILE Vera embroidered seersucker skirt
    Intricate embroidery is an Isabel Marant Étoile forte. This cream cotton-seersucker skirt features a black and red floral design that's feminine and perfect for spring. Wear it with a simple tank top and leather flats for a look that's classic Marant.
  • KENZO Split-panel knee-length skirt
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    KENZO Split-panel knee-length skirt
    Kenzo referenced the American North West for Pre-Fall and this skirt is a suitably modern reworking of the preppy pleats synonymous with the region. It's made from a cobalt-blue wool and cashmere-blend with contrasting black-crepe trimmed edges and a flattering high-waisted silhouette. Work it with tonal separates for the most eye-catching take.
  • CHRISTOPHER KANE Leather and snake-print denim skirt
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    CHRISTOPHER KANE Leather and snake-print denim skirt
    The snake was a key theme for Christopher Kane this season and he used reptile prints in many innovative and exciting ways. This full midi skirt shows the wearability of the collection in snake-print cotton while a wide leather hem adds a tonal and textural contrast. Complete a cool daywear look with a cashmere sweater and mules.
  • MOTHER OF PEARL Pega embellished sheer-hem skirt
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    MOTHER OF PEARL Pega embellished sheer-hem skirt
    This black wool-crepe Pega skirt from Mother of Pearl is a classic pencil style given an ultra-feminine update. It has a semi-sheer silk-organza hemline that's embellished with glistening black sequins - perfect for evening but it'll work just as well by day with a slouchy knit.
  • TOGA Printed crepe skirt
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    TOGA Printed crepe skirt
    Toga Pulla's designs are an eclectic mix of Eastern and Western styles. This high-waisted A-line cut skirt falls to below the knee and it features a mash-up of geometric lines paisley and constellation-like doodles. Wear it with the matching top for a statement look.
  • MAX MARA STUDIO Volta skirt
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    MAX MARA STUDIO Volta skirt
    Max Mara Studio's Volta skirt has a skater-style shape that's enduringly flattering. The black crepe silhouette nips the waist and flares out from the hips falling just above the knee. Tuck in a silk blouse and add leg-lengthening heels for 24-hour elegance.
  • TIBI Escalante striped silk full skirt
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    TIBI Escalante striped silk full skirt
    Tibi gives the elegant midi skirt a nautical feel by applying cream and navy stripes to this silk-gazar style. It sits high on the waist with a pleated A-line shape and features side-seam pockets. Wear it with the matching tromp-l'oeil top and sleek black accessories.
  • DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Gemma skirt
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    DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Gemma skirt
    DVF's black crepe Gemma skirt is cut with structured box pleats that add volume and movement. Wear it with a printed blouse or slim-fitting knit switching opaques for bare legs in the warmer months.
  • SAINT LAURENT Leopard-jacquard short pencil skirt
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    SAINT LAURENT Leopard-jacquard short pencil skirt
    Saint Laurent's takes on wardrobe staples are always loaded with rock 'n' roll cool. Case in point? This clean-cut black pencil skirt that's made from shimmering leopard jacquard and hits mid-thigh. Wear it with a crisp white shirt and one of the house's signature blazers.
  • THIERRY COLSON Mimi gingham-print midi skirt
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    THIERRY COLSON Mimi gingham-print midi skirt
    Thierry Colson taps into two of summer's freshest trends with its Mimi skirt combining an oversized blanket check print with a voluminous midi length. Highlight the high waist with a tucked-in blouse or camisole.
  • HOUSE OF HOLLAND Parquet-print cotton-blend skirt
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    HOUSE OF HOLLAND Parquet-print cotton-blend skirt
    A runway piece like House of Holland's purple parquet-print midi skirt will make a hero addition to your new-season wardrobe. Opt for a simple black tee and cropped jacket to keep it the focus of your look.
  • KOLOR Triple-layer perforated midi skirt
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    KOLOR Triple-layer perforated midi skirt
    Directional sportswear-inspired pieces with technical cuts are a mainstay of the Kolor brand and this midi skirt is a prime example. It's made from triple-layered lilac and orange perforated cotton with a stepped hem and gathered skirt. Team it with a simple white T-shirt and chunky sandals to make a modern statement.
  • CHRISTOPHER KANE Ruched nylon skirt
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    CHRISTOPHER KANE Ruched nylon skirt
    A slick wet-look nylon was Christopher Kane's fabric of choice this season. This short black skirt is made from the very same lightweight fabric in a full skater-style silhouette that's emphasised by a tulle lining. Emulate the runway styling and pair it with one of the brand's edgy intarsia knits.
  • MOSCHINO Bi-colour bouclé wool skirt
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    MOSCHINO Bi-colour bouclé wool skirt
    Varsity prep meets iconic Italian chic in Jeremy Scott's inaugural collection for Moschino. This cream and navy zip-front skirt is cut from tactile wool-bouclé and edged with the label's kitsch-cum-classic braided trims and gold-tone buttons. Work the look head-to-toe with the label's chain-embellished bomber.
  • GUCCI Cady pleated midi skirt
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    GUCCI Cady pleated midi skirt
    The midi skirt plays a central role in the upcoming season's 1970s trend. Gucci's camel-brown cady style is one of the season's most sought-after and features a multitude of original details - from the high belted waist to the pleated front. Offset the A-line silhouette with a slim-fitting knit and platform heels.
  • HAUTE HIPPIE Thorn floral-print asymmetric skirt
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    HAUTE HIPPIE Thorn floral-print asymmetric skirt
    Give your spring wardrobe a bohemian update with Haute Hippie's floral-print skirt. Crafted from a fluid silk the multicoloured design features a crossover front and an asymmetric hem that falls longer at the back. Team it with a plaid shirt for an on-trend clash of print.
  • DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Panel Marta skirt
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    DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Panel Marta skirt
    This nude Panel Matra pencil skirt from DVF is cut from soft stretch-leather so flatters the silhouette while still being wearable and comfortable. It's designed to sit high on the waist and finish just above the knee. Wear it in the day with a patterned blouse adding heels and a clutch for night.
  • A.L.C. Winter Floral-print silk skirt
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    A.L.C. Winter Floral-print silk skirt
    A.L.C. gives a lesson in winter florals with this black printed silk-crepe skirt. Cut to an elegant high rise with a subtle slit at the back this beautifully feminine piece works dressed up or down. Try it with a pale-pink sweater and ankle boots by day and a silk cami and heels by night.
  • SALONI Alexandra rattlesnake-print midi skirt
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    SALONI Alexandra rattlesnake-print midi skirt
    Snakes were the main inspiration behind Saloni's Resort 2015 collection and this Alexandra rattlesnake-print skirt is one of the boldest ways to work it. Crafted from fluid silk-crepe it has a flattering high gathered waist and ends just below the knee. For added impact style it with the matching shirt.
  • ROKSANDA Langston asymmetric ruffle skirt
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    ROKSANDA Langston asymmetric ruffle skirt
    Roksanda was inspired by the conceptual work of Mel Bochner for AW14 and this asymmetric Langston skirt has a stripe-lined front ruffle that nods to the artist's precise aesthetic. Team the soft pale-blue and nude hues with the collection's coordinating separates for a modern and ladylike combination.
  • DION LEE Striped pencil skirt
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    DION LEE Striped pencil skirt
    Dion Lee explored print for Resort 2015 and this black stretch-jersey pencil skirt is spliced with a blue and white striped panel for a statement edge. It falls to an uneven asymmetric hemline and has a discreet cut-out side detail. Wear it as a directional alternative to statement midi styles.
  • ROKSANDA Ila wrap-around beach skirt
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    ROKSANDA Ila wrap-around beach skirt
    This Ila wrap-around skirt from Roksanda is a fresh alternative to the classic kaftan bringing something a little more ladylike to your beachwear collection. The midi-length style is cut from a comfortable stretch fabric with a full-length side slit; wear yours with a bikini or with a cotton T-shirt.
  • A.L.C. McDermott silk-chiffon striped skirt
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    A.L.C. McDermott silk-chiffon striped skirt
    The McDermott silk-chiffon skirt plays up the softer side of A.L.C.'s contemporary aesthetic. Detailed with black and white stripes it's designed to sit low on the hips and comes with a detachable belt to keep it secure. Make it work between seasons by teaming it with a sporty knit now and a silk cami in spring.
  • CHRISTOPHER KANE Pleated tulle and lace skirt
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    CHRISTOPHER KANE Pleated tulle and lace skirt
    Christopher Kane plays peekaboo with this black pleated tulle skirt. It's lined with a visible nude crepe slip and detailed with an intricate black lace hemline. A graphic sweatshirt and chunky ankle boots will toughen it up for day.
  • A.L.C. Mohair-blend pencil skirt
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    A.L.C. Mohair-blend pencil skirt
    A.L.C. energises the pencil skirt to futuristic effect for AW14. This piece is made from a mohair-blend and has a classic streamlined silhouette with a split hem. Adopt the new season's colour-block aesthetic and team it with a contrasting sweater.
  • THEORY Zeyn W striped satin skirt
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    THEORY Zeyn W striped satin skirt
    The Zeyn W skirt illustrates the softer side of Theory's minimalist aesthetic. It's crafted from a navy and white stripe satin which is fully pleated for subtle movement. Style it with a fine-knit jumper switching to a simple camisole once the weather warms.
  • MOSCHINO Buit-in belt pencil skirt
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    MOSCHINO Buit-in belt pencil skirt
    Moschino puts its irreverent stamp on the classic pencil skirt with a gold-tone chain waistband and letter charms that spell out its iconic logo. Anchor the playfulness of this tongue-in-cheek style with a simple blouse.
  • DION LEE Bonded-crepe skirt
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    DION LEE Bonded-crepe skirt
    Dion Lee's AW14 collection is a technical marvel and full of sleek structured pieces like this black bonded-crepe skirt. It's finished with slick patent zip fastenings and looks particularly chic when teamed with modern shirting and equally dynamic accessories.
  • ALTUZARRA Avenger ruffle-front skirt
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    ALTUZARRA Avenger ruffle-front skirt
    The Avenger skirt exudes Altuzarra's unique brand of grown-up sex appeal. Made from black crepe it's spliced with a ruffled side-hem that reveals a signature flash of thigh and the silk-satin lining beneath. Dial up the impact with one of the label's 1970s-style blouses and slick heels.
  • ERDEM Frida trinity blossom-print pencil skirt
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    ERDEM Frida trinity blossom-print pencil skirt
    No one does florals quite like Erdem and this Frida trinity pencil skirt is printed with a colourful blossom design. Rich burgundy and green hues are accented by pale yellows and white making it suitable whatever the season. Wear the sleek silhouette now with a fine-knit sweater and heeled ankle boots.
  • THEORY Zeyn pleated lace skirt
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    THEORY Zeyn pleated lace skirt
    Theory's black Zeyn skirt is the sort of versatile piece that can be worn from day to night whatever the season. It's made from pleated lace with a crepe lining and falls to a flattering just-below-the knee length. Slip it on with chunky sandals and a cosy sweater for the perfect trans-seasonal look.
  • MARNI Bi-colour bonded-jersey skirt
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    MARNI Bi-colour bonded-jersey skirt
    Modern and wearable in equal parts this navy skirt from Marni is backed with structured grey neoprene and has a dimensional side panel overlay. It falls to an of-the-moment midi length that works year-round - simply swap a cotton tee for an oversized knit.
  • FREDA Lace pencil skirt
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    FREDA Lace pencil skirt
    Freda's emphasis on premium materials is showcased beautifully in the design of this delicate lace pencil skirt. It's lined with a visible nude-pink silk underskirt that falls just above the knee while the black floral sheer overlay sits slightly longer. Wear it with a cashmere knit or silk cami for a lustrous textural combination.
  • ERDEM Frida floral-print pencil skirt
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    ERDEM Frida floral-print pencil skirt
    For Resort 2015 Erdem highlighted a monochrome palette with pops of citrus colour as seen in this pencil skirt. It features the yellow and blue florals that populated many of the collection's pieces and has a universally flattering fit thanks to the knee-hitting hem and stretch cotton fabric.
  • MAX MARA Erminia skirt
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    MAX MARA Erminia skirt
    Max Mara proves the elegance and versatility of metallics with its Erminia skirt which is finished with a gold crocodile-effect fabric. Big on impact it's also super flattering and features a high-waisted slim pencil silhouette. Dress it down by day with a T-shirt and ankle boots or amp it up after hours with a cropped blouse and heels.
  • MCQ ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Festival floral-print skirt
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    MCQ ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Festival floral-print skirt
    Study the floral print on McQ Alexander McQueen's stretch-cotton jersey pencil skirt a little closer and you'll see it comes with a hidden hint of rebellion. The roses are interspersed with other darker motifs as a reference to the littered grounds of a music festival. Complete the look with a graphic white T-shirt and a love-worn denim jacket.
  • ROKSANDA Roelle textured-satin skirt
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    ROKSANDA Roelle textured-satin skirt
    A modern interpretation of the season's floor-skimming hemlines Roksanda's Roelle skirt is sure to leave a lasting impression. Made from a light-pink satin the full high-waisted style is kept thoroughly contemporary by a tactile textured finish. It makes a stunning alternative to a gown and looks best played down with a boxy top and simple accessories.
  • EMILIA WICKSTEAD Python-print silk-organza pencil skirt
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    EMILIA WICKSTEAD Python-print silk-organza pencil skirt
    Emilia Wickstead's AW14 runway presentation made a surprisingly tough-luxe contrast to the overtly feminine designs that the label is famed for. This sleek tonal-brown silk-organza pencil skirt was part of a python-print story and puts an exotic statement spin on smart dressing. Wear it with the coordinating top for a polished cocktail alternative.
  • BARBARA CASASOLA Embroidered sheer-silk pencil skirt
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    BARBARA CASASOLA Embroidered sheer-silk pencil skirt
    Modern elegance runs in Barbara Casasola's DNA and this textured pencil skirt comes in the most contemporary midi length. It's made from a black cotton-blend and silk-georgette and comes embroidered with architectural stripes. Take your cues from the runway and match it to a cropped black top or keep it classic with a cream blouse and pumps.
  • STELLA JEAN Delfina chain-print pleated skirt
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    STELLA JEAN Delfina chain-print pleated skirt
    Stella Jean continues to apply vibrant tribal prints to classic ladylike pieces - a winning formula that has won the designer critical acclaim. This pleated voluminous skirt is decorated with a bright electric-blue and mustard-yellow Delfina chain pattern and falls to an elegant knee length. Made from cotton it's a chic piece that'll breath new life into your everyday wardrobe.
  • SEA Giant-eyelet cotton pencil skirt
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    SEA Giant-eyelet cotton pencil skirt
    Sea's midnight-blue pencil skirt is an elegant way to work a reveal-and-conceal element into your wardrobe. It's lined to the knee but is sheer along the hem - perfect for showing off bronzed bare legs.
  • MARC BY MARC JACOBS A-line cotton skirt
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    MARC BY MARC JACOBS A-line cotton skirt
    The utility vibe of the new Marc by Marc Jacobs collection is inspired by the all-female astronaut crew Mercury 13. Made from a khaki-green cotton-drill this skirt is an effortless route into the look with an easy-to-wear A-line shape and large pocket detailing. Keep it feminine with sleek ankle boots and a statement top.
  • TIBI Simona jacquard midi skirt
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    TIBI Simona jacquard midi skirt
    This black textured-crepe midi skirt embodies Tibi's cool New York aesthetic. It's cut to sit high on the waist and flares into a pleated A-line silhouette. Wear it with a statement sweatshirt for a contemporary twist or tuck in a silk cami for a polished evening look.
  • KENZO Pleated crepe skirt
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    KENZO Pleated crepe skirt
    This black pleated crepe skirt from Kenzo is a great way to temper the label's more statement printed pieces. The shape and structure is fresh and contemporary but is still versatile enough to work alongside office separates as well as the label's cult knits.
  • NO. 21 Sequined multi-slit skirt
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    NO. 21 Sequined multi-slit skirt
    No. 21 champions the 24-hour appeal of sequins with this multi-slit chocolate-brown skirt. Tuck in a shirt or blouse to draw attention to the high waist and slip on the season's favourite mules for a directional evening look.
  • MAX MARA STUDIO Decano skirt
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    MAX MARA STUDIO Decano skirt
    Max Mara Studio's black crepe pencil skirt is a wardrobe classic reworked. Look closely and you'll see that the sleek silhouette is detailed with a check and floral jacquard design for a lustrous effect. Complete a polished look by tucking in a white blouse and strappy sandals.
  • WEEKEND MAX MARA Orchis skirt
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    WEEKEND MAX MARA Orchis skirt
    Rich-hued flowers bloom across this Orchis skirt from Weekend Max Mara. The feminine A-line silhouette is created from NewLife fabric which is eco-friendly and made from recycled plastic bottles that are processed into Italian yarns.
  • MSGM Lace pencil skirt
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    MSGM Lace pencil skirt
    MSGM amps up the traditional lace pencil skirt with this bright orange version. The bold hue is contrasted perfectly by a black sheer-organza underlayer that peeks out from below the scalloped hem. Mix and match it with both day and evening pieces - an off-duty slogan sweater is perfect for now.
  • WEEKEND MAX MARA Rima skirt
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    WEEKEND MAX MARA Rima skirt
    Add a pop to workwear wardrobes with Weekend Max Mara's Rima A-line skirt. It's made from a navy and white paint stroke-print cotton and trimmed with a bright-yellow hemline. Style it with a tonal knit and point-toe pumps for an on-point weekday look.
  • MARCO DE VINCENZO Dégradé Lurex pleated skirt
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    MARCO DE VINCENZO Dégradé Lurex pleated skirt
    Only Marco de Vincenzo could combine rainbow colours and metallic Lurex with a tasteful and ladylike end result. The multicoloured dégradé palette is accentuated by the classic box pleat silhouette that flatteringly hugs the waist and skims over the hips. The matching Lurex top is a natural partner but a plain T-shirt works just as well for a more low-key take.
  • FREDA Draped-front silk skirt
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    FREDA Draped-front silk skirt
    Freda employs the most beautiful fabrics in its designs and this nude-ivory skirt is one such example crafted in Italy from pure silk. A draped front creates a contemporary shape while the black grosgrain waist belt adds polish and definition. Take it from office to evening by swapping flats for mules.
  • CARVEN Gazar pleated skirt
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    CARVEN Gazar pleated skirt
    Carven's black satin Gazar skirt is the kind of natty feminine staple the label is famed for. It's fitted at the waistband and flares into a full pleated silhouette that finishes right above the knee. Wear it with a buttoned-up shirt and your hands slipped nonchalantly into the pockets.
  • ALTUZARRA Faun striped pencil skirt
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    ALTUZARRA Faun striped pencil skirt
    Altuzarra's strategically striped Faun skirt isn't just flattering it's downright sexy. Cut from a lightweight cotton it is nipped at the waist sits just below the knee and is accented by a slit high on the thigh. Pair it with a crisp white shirt and flesh-toned pumps which will elongate the leg even further.
  • THEORY Niya cashmere-blend skirt
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    THEORY Niya cashmere-blend skirt
    Versatile and perfect for the day-to-night transition it's no wonder longer skirts are taking the spotlight this season. This black cashmere-blend skirt from Theory falls elegantly from high waist to ankle and is fitted with stretch for the most flattering finish. Just tuck in a simple tee for effortless weekend chic.
  • MSGM Palm-print brocade skirt
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    MSGM Palm-print brocade skirt
    A Mexican theme ran through the Resort 2015 collections and MSGM's green and pink palm-print skirt is a strong way to work the look. It's made from a floral-brocade satin-twill sits high on the waist and hits flatteringly below the knee. Pair it with a tonal striped top for a graphic pattern clash.
  • DION LEE Bi-colour wool and mesh pencil skirt
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    DION LEE Bi-colour wool and mesh pencil skirt
    Australian designer Dion Lee is known for his texture play and this sleek pencil skirt is cut from black crepe with a cobalt wool-felt and sheer mesh bottom panel that's typical of his approach. Style it with same-tone separates for a polished take on colour blocking.
  • MAX MARA ELEGANTE Tenebre skirt
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    MAX MARA ELEGANTE Tenebre skirt
    Max Mara Elegante's emerald-green Tenebre skirt is a show-stopping evening style. It's cut from a soft duchess-satin and designed to sit high on the waist with an inverted centre-front pleat that adds structure to the floor-sweeping length. Tuck in a shirt or cami to highlight the high waist.
  • SPORTMAX Agostin skirt
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    SPORTMAX Agostin skirt
    Nothing can beat the timeless versatility of a navy pencil skirt and the Agostin from Sportmax is a flattering option. Made from cotton-blend twill it's sits high on the waist and has a pleated back panel that creates shape and movement. Keep it streamlined with a tonal sweater and point-toe pumps.
  • DOLCE & GABBANA Carnation-print pencil skirt
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    DOLCE & GABBANA Carnation-print pencil skirt
    A bold red carnation print is Dolce & Gabbana's motif of choice this season. This knee-length pencil skirt is one of easiest ways to wear it whether teamed with a classic knit by day or one of the label's signature lace bodices after dark.
  • BURBERRY PRORSUM Poet-print silk pencil skirt
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    BURBERRY PRORSUM Poet-print silk pencil skirt
    Inspired by vintage poetry books Christopher Bailey created a Burberry Prorsum Resort collection brimming with hand-drawn graphics and romantic prose. This printed silk pencil skirt is one of the most wearable translations and falls flatteringly past the knee. Mimic the collection's 1940s flavour with a short-sleeved blouse and T-bar sandals.
  • FREDA Lace pencil skirt
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    FREDA Lace pencil skirt
    Sexy and sophisticated all at once Freda's intricate pencil skirt aptly demonstrates the enduring appeal of black lace. It has a visible silk lining that stops mid thigh while the scalloped hem falls just past the knee. Complete a polished evening look with a lace top and sharp black pumps.
  • MARY KATRANTZOU Floral-embellished tulle skirt
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    MARY KATRANTZOU Floral-embellished tulle skirt
    For Resort 2015 Mary Katrantzou looked to the romance of fairytales to inspire her designs. This olive-green skirt is a standout piece - it's crafted with a sheer-tulle overlay and embellished with silver-tone floral and polka-dot glitter details. Tuck the coordinating top into the pink silk-crepe waistband for a cocktail look with a difference.
  • PREEN LINE Penelope A-line denim skirt
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    PREEN LINE Penelope A-line denim skirt
    This season Preen Line produced a collection brimming with of-the-moment denim pieces like the Penelope skirt. Made from indigo-blue cotton it has an A-line silhouette and contrasting stitching that taps into fashion's new 1970s mood. Keep it on-point with espadrilles and tan accessories.
  • GILES Flower-brocade midi skirt
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    GILES Flower-brocade midi skirt
    This white flower-brocade midi skirt is part of Giles's texture-rich Resort 2015 collection. It's made from matte and subtle-shine satin and designed to sit high on the waist defining the figure at the smallest point. Wear it with the co-ordinating top or a similarly boxy tee for a feminine combination.
  • REBECCA TAYLOR Grey Garden pleated midi-skirt
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    REBECCA TAYLOR Grey Garden pleated midi-skirt
    Rebecca Taylor is renowned for her signature floral prints and this season's botanical motif was hand-painted by a student from Parsons The New School for Design. This pleated crepe midi skirt is the perfect canvas and sums up the label's modern feminine aesthetic. Toughen up the look with a leather biker and polished brogues.
  • DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Sissy skirt
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    DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Sissy skirt
    Master modern power dressing with DVF's black high-waisted Sissy pencil skirt. It falls to a demure knee length and has a diagonal front slit that adds a subtle feminine edge. Tuck in a silk blouse and slip on point-toe pumps.
  • JOSEPH Forty wool-blend pencil skirt
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    JOSEPH Forty wool-blend pencil skirt
    Joseph's black Forty stretch-jersey pencil skirt is a wardrobe-building staple. This midi style sits at the most flattering part of the waist and has a clean closely tailored silhouette. Wear it from the office to the evening with chic ankle boots.
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