Denim Maxi Skirts Are Here As A Street Style Staple

Step into this year’s fashion scene with a twist as denim maxi skirts take center stage, offering effortless style and versatility.

In the wake of the micro mini skirt craze of 2022, this year has taken a complete turn in terms of length with the rise of maxi skirts. 

However, this time it’s not just any maxi skirt commanding attention; denim maxi skirts have become the fashion world’s current obsession. 

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Emili Sindlev
Emili Sindlev/Photo via Instagram @emilisindlev

Major Fashion Moment

From the catwalks to street style to celebrity fashion, these skirts are stealing the spotlight.

While micro minis brought back nostalgic vibes from the Y2K era (thanks to Miu Miu), their questionable practicality limited their reign. 

Unlike their shorter counterparts, denim maxi skirts offer a lengthened silhouette that ensures effortless wearability and versatility for any occasion.

Fashion Darlings

When it comes to styling, this season is all about embracing ultra-chic looks. 

Take a cue from GQ’s model of the year, Bella Hadid, who rocked a denim-on-denim ensemble from Givenchy’s Spring/Summer 2023 collection. 

Bella Hadid
Bella Hadid/Photo via Instagram @matthewmwilliams

Check out Kim Kardashian rocking a stunning Marc Jacobs x Fendi ensemble, setting the fashion world abuzz with her style.

Kim Kardashian
Kim Kardashian/Photo via Instagram @kimkardashian
Kim Kardashian
Kim Kardashian/Photo via Instagram @kimkardashian

This styling trick might just be what you need to channel your inner fashionista.

To hop on the denim maxi skirt trend, we’ve curated a list below to provide you with all the shopping inspiration you need.

Khaite

If you’re dreaming of replicating Bella Hadid’s Givenchy runway look, the Khaite Neer Denim Maxi Skirt is your go-to option. 

Designed to sit on your hips, this low-rise maxi skirt fulfills all your Y2K fashion dreams.

It combines edginess with sophistication, thanks to its elongated zipper and flattering front leg slit. 

A perfect addition to your wardrobe as the colder months approach.

Khaite Neer Denim Maxi Skirt

Khaite Neer Denim Maxi Skirt
Photo via Saks Fifth Avenue official website

Marc Jacobs

The Marc Jacobs Monogram Denim Skirt has transitioned from the runway to the streets, offering a shrunken version of a piece from the Marc Jacobs Spring/Summer 2022 collection. 

Expertly washed for a monochromatic look, the skirt stands out with its asymmetric hem. 

The texture of the denim, resulting from the monogram design, sets it apart from other light-wash denim maxi skirts. 

It’s the statement piece your neutral-colored closet has been yearning for.

THE MONOGRAM DENIM SKIRT

Marc Jacobs Monogram Denim Skirt
Photo via Marc Jacobs official website

Loewe

Loewe is another brand contributing to the denim illusion trend. 

Their denim maxi skirt features an asymmetrical waistband, a pleated back vent, and convertible button fixtures at the bottom. 

This unique piece caters to fashion enthusiasts seeking something distinctive yet flattering, especially for those inclined towards a midi-length skirt.

Loewe Trompe L’Oeil Denim Midi-Skirt

Loewe Trompe L'Oeil Denim Midi-Skirt
Photo via Saks Fifth Avenue official website

Alexander McQueen

For those looking to add a touch of spice to their denim collection, the Alexander McQueen denim maxi skirt is the sultry staple you’ve been searching for. 

Its slashed asymmetrical hem and wide thigh-length leg slit exude sensuality and cutting-edge style. 

This skirt brings a sense of feminine empowerment to a traditionally modest trend, reminding us that our clothes should make us feel empowered.

Alexander McQueen Denim Slash Midi-Skirt

Alexander McQueen Denim Slash Midi-Skirt
Photo via Saks Fifth Avenue official website
Alexander McQueen Denim Slash Midi-Skirt
Photo via Saks Fifth Avenue official website

Valentino

The Valentino Garavani Long Denim Skirt showcases a flare silhouette that cascades into a train at the back. 

With subtle gold V-shaped plaques adorning the back pockets, this long denim skirt embodies class, sophistication, and elegance. 

Despite denim often being categorized as casual, this denim maxi skirt proves that it can be as couture as it is ready-to-wear.

Valentino Garavani long denim skirt

Valentino Garavani Long Denim Skirt
Photo via Farfetch official website

Banner photo via Instagram @emilisindlev.

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