Helmut Lang's mini skirt is cleverly designed to resemble a blazer. Tailored from slightly stretchy canvas, it borrows key details from the classic style such as front flap pockets and silk-satin trims that mimic notched lapels. Try yours with a tucked-in sweater and sleek ankle boots for the coolest take.
Described as J.Crew's tomboy little sister, Madewell creates easy weekend staples with a love-worn feel. This mini skirt is made from black denim and punctuated with an antiqued industrial zip through the front. Wear it with a tucked-in shirt and low-tops for relaxed brunches.
If you were thinking that now isn't the right time to be investing in a flouncy white mini skirt you'd be wrong - Leandra Medine Cohen recently wore something similar in New York with a blazer, socks and brogues. This ruffled 'Varese' style by Isabel Marant Étoile is cut from airy cotton-blend voile and detailed with pointelle inserts. The elasticated waistband makes it so comfortable.
Miu Miu's take on the classic denim skirt is typically fun - it's decorated all-over with sparkling crystals. This A-line design is cut for a slim fit and sits comfortably at the waist. Wear yours now with a sweater and sock boots, switching to sneakers and a tee in warmer weather.
Miuccia Prada's main focus this season is to embrace authentic fashion – the idea of investing in pieces you can depend on time and time again. Punctuated with a geometric rubber appliqué, this wrap mini skirt is made from thick wool that holds its shape beautifully. We like it teamed with a tucked-in top and sneakers.
Burberry's mini skirt celebrates the house's military history. Available to shop immediately from the runway, this asymmetric layered style is tailored from Italian wool-felt and detailed with regimental gold frogging and rows of crested buttons. Wear yours with a crisp white shirt.
Moschino's mini skirt is cut from layers of weightless black tulle to create volume. It's trimmed with a silk-satin waistband and hem so it hold its shape. Style yours with a denim jacket and sneakers.
McQ Alexander McQueen's gingham wool-twill skirt has a punk attitude. It's finished with a trio of buckles at the hip and has a raw-edged overlay at the back that sits asymmetrically. Wear yours with the matching jacket and biker boots.
Sporty styles define Miu Miu's Resort '18 collection. Cut from cotton-blend, this mini skirt is fitted with a drawstring waistband and has striped sides that are printed with the house's logo. Wear yours with kitten heels and delicate jewelry to give it a more feminine feel.
Isabel Marant's 'Becka' mini skirt is just the kind of thing we can imagine the designer wearing herself - she frequently tries on pieces in the studio before they go into production. It's made from silk-blend patterned with muted cream and burgundy florals and subtly gathered to create a relaxed handkerchief hem. Mix and match textures and team yours with a chunky sweater and suede sandals.
Isabel Marant Étoile's Spring '18 collection is influenced by the craftsmanship and raw feel of African textiles. Made from striped cotton, this 'Delia' mini skirt has an embroidered panel along the waist for a flattering silhouette and a wispy frayed hem. Embrace the boho feel by styling yours with leather sandals.
Veronica Beard's Spring '18 collection is inspired by Acapulco in the '70s - you can just imagine your favorite jetset icons wearing this 'Kaia' skirt while exploring the Mexican city. Cut from checked cotton-blend, it has a knotted waist tie and flouncy ruffled hem. Create a set with the matching top.
LA-based denim label Mother counts Meghan Markle, Chiara Ferragni and Claudia Schiffer as fans. Designed with a hint of stretch for flexibility, 'The Vagabond' skirt is distressed and frayed for a love-worn, vintage feel. Continue the brand's laid-back vibe with a graphic tee and sneakers.
Self-Portrait's skirt has a wrap-effect silhouette and buttoned tabs that look as if they are lifted from a classic trench. It's made from glossy satin and underpinned with the brand's signature eyelash lace in black. Play up the mini length with heels.
Ulla Johnson's 'Ella' skirt is trimmed with scalloped edges embroidered in contrasting white threads. This mini style is cut from lightweight cotton-poplin and has flouncy ruffled tiers. Wear yours with the matching blouse.
Mayowa Nicholas models Y/PROJECT's mini skirt in our latest campaign, in a flashback to the '80s. First worn on the brand's Spring '18 runway, it's made from black satin and wrapped with tulle that's twisted around the waist. Style yours with a blazer like we did in Mexico City, adding statement earrings or a bold lip.
Isabel Marant's 'Lefly' skirt is cut from cotton-blend that's woven with a touch a stretch for a close, flexible fit. Designed to sit on your waist, it has a voluminous, pleated ruffle that falls just past the mini hem. Try yours with a tonal sweater and bold ankle boots.
SJYP's mini skirt is designed in patchwork sections of blue and white denim and trimmed with zips and safety pins. Pair yours with the label's distressed denim jacket.
Cool girls like Alexa Chung, Alicia Vikander and the HAIM sisters are champions of the mini skirt, and we can picture any of them in this 'Charlotte' style by A.P.C. Atelier de Production et de Création. Cut from a smooth bonded wool-blend that's pill-resistant and water-repellent, it sits at your waist and has a cool two-way zip along the front. The sporty ribbing is outlined with a metallic blue stripe.
Isabel Marant Étoile's 'Gritanny' mini skirt is cut from supple black leather tied in two bows at the front. This short piece is fully lined to ensure it will sit smoothly on the body without riding up. We like it worn with slouchy sweaters, as styled by the designer.
Gucci's A-line skirt is part of the Spring '17 collection. Neatly cut from a smooth wool and silk-blend, this mini style is embellished with faux pearl buttons detailed with burnished gold 'GG' emblems. Team yours with a pussy-bow blouse.
Opening Ceremony's Resort '18 collection celebrates sisterhood with collegiate-inspired pieces. In line with the schoolgirl theme, this crinkled-satin mini skirt has a wrap silhouette and is pleated for movement. We like it styled with flat ankle boots.
Isabel Marant Étoile's wrap skirts are a hit with the style set - likely because they look equally as cool worn with heels as they do sneakers. This one is cut from printed linen and can be tied at the front or side.
Inky blue is a key color story seen throughout Givenchy's Spring '18 collection. This mini skirt is cut from sturdy denim that perfectly holds its shape and has a contrasting designer stamp at the back pocket. Embrace the label's cool street-style spirit by wearing yours with a hoodie and ankle boots.
J.Crew's high-shine mini skirt is saturated with hundreds of gold sequins on top of a delicate crepe base. It's trimmed with a grosgrain waistband and has a crepe de chine lining, so it'll slip smoothly over tights or bare legs. Make it work for day with a gray sweater and point-toe flats.
J.Crew's 'Sweetbriar' cotton-blend lamé mini skirt is sharply pleated to enhance its light-catching shimmer. This piece sits comfortably at the waist and flares out into a subtle A-line silhouette. Try it during the day with a sweatshirt and sneakers.
JW Anderson's take on the denim mini skirt has been made in Italy from a cotton and linen-blend that will soften and gradually mold to your figure over time. It turns to reveal an oversized leather pocket that's embossed with the brand's logo. Three off-kilter belt loops hold the long ties in place - wrap them twice around your waist and tie on one side.
Yes, black leather skirts are practically a staple, but the coolest way to wear them now is with an unexpected twist - like the lengthy fringing on this butter-soft Helmut Lang mini. It sits comfortably at your natural waist and dips at the hem to maximize the cool, swishy movement.
All of McQ Alexander McQueen's designs have a bit of a rebellious streak. This black denim mini skirt is detailed with silver eyelets, lace-up sides and a frayed waistband. It looks coolest styled with a tucked-in tee and your trusty leather biker jacket.
Skirt suits are a game-changer this season, so team Gucci's mini version with one of the label's tweed jackets to embrace the trend. This piece is cut from a woven silk and wool-blend in a flattering A-line shape and trimmed with signature navy and red webbing at the waist. The satin lining ensures the smoothest fit. Outfit 1: Gucci Shoulder bag, Jil Sander Sandals, Simone Rocha Earrings. Outfit 2: Gucci T-shirt, Gucci Shoulder bag, Jil Sander Sandals, Miu Miu Socks, Simone Rocha Earrings. -- Red silk and wool-blend, red and navy webbing - Concealed hook and zip fastening at side - 66% silk, 34% wool; trim: 50% cotton, 50% viscose; lining: 71% acetate, 29% silk - Dry clean - Made in Italy
The leather mini may have made its way to The EDIT 's list of key seasonal pieces, but The Row's 'Loattan' version is one you'll wear forever. It's cut from butter-soft leather backed with flexible stretch-cotton, and lined in silk-blend satin for a smooth fit. Balance the slim cut with an oversized sweater.
For Spring '18 Mary Katrantzou looks to her childhood toys for inspiration such as LEGOs and HAMA beads. Lined in silk for the smoothest fit, this 'Clovis' skirt is cut from fuchsia wool-blend and embellished with mirrored Perspex and crystals along the front welt pockets. Wear yours with metallic accessories.
EXCLUSIVE AT NET-A-PORTER.COM. Gucci's Alessandro Michele has created a collection of exclusive pieces not found anywhere else. This jade and pastel-pink mini skirt is cut from heart-patterned jacquard blended with touches of silk. The iconic web stripe trim sits at your waist and this piece is fully lined to enhance its A-line silhouette. Complete a coordinated outfit with the matching jacket. -- Jade and pastel-pink jacquard - Concealed hook and zip fastening at side - Fabric1: 59% polyester, 27% polyamide, 14% silk; fabric2: 50% cotton, 50% viscose; lining: 71% acetate, 29% silk - Dry clean - Made in Italy As seen in The EDIT magazine
Jeremy Scott looked back to his '80s childhood when choosing the muses for Moschino's Spring '18 capsule. This sparkly Lurex mini skirt features a prancing My Little Pony ® appliqué at the front. We like it best with the matching bomber jacket and sneakers.
EXCLUSIVE AT NET-A-PORTER.COM. In celebration of the designer's incredible journey over the last 20 years, Roland Mouret collaborated with NET-A-PORTER to create an exclusive capsule called The Years Before The Galaxy - it looks at past collections for inspiration and interprets each piece in a thoroughly contemporary way. This Lurex mini skirt is made from indigo and silver metallic threads and has asymmetric ruffles at the waist. Style yours with this one-shoulder top tucked in.
Gucci was an early adopter of pink - the season's most coveted hue - and it's one of Alessandro Michele's favorite colors. From the Pre-Fall '17 collection, this skirt is cut from tactile cotton-blend tweed in a neat A-line shape. Try coordinating yours with a logo tee and slippers.
For her third collection entitled 'Fantastic', tastemaker Alexa Chung translates Britpop references into cool retro pieces - we can easily imagine this mini skirt being worn to a gig in the '90s. It's made from lustrous 'Candy Pink' satin-jacquard woven with pretty flowers. Style it with your favorite band tee.
Gucci's skirt is trimmed with the label's signature 'Sylvie' webbing - a detail seen throughout its Pre-Fall '17 collection. Spun with touches of wool and silk, this bouclé-tweed skirt has a thin metallic stripe along the comfortable ribbed-knit waistband and knee-length hem. Style yours with a plain white tee, or try it with one of the house's cult T-shirts.
Alexander McQueen's Spring '18 collection sees Sarah Burton turn to the English countryside for inspiration. Made in Italy, this jacquard-knit skirt is woven with a white botanical scene that pops against the black background. It's cut to sit high on the waist and kicks out to a lightly structured A-line shape. We like it with ankle boots.
Mike Amiri's collections are inspired by his formative years growing up in LA in the '80s and '90s – he became fascinated with the grungy yet glamorous style of the people queuing outside clubs waiting to see Van Halen and Guns N' Roses. This mini skirt is made from smooth leather and has a stepped hem to give it a customized look. Wear yours with tucked-in hooded top or band tee. Outfit 1: AMIRI T-shirt, AMIRI Cardigan, Gianvito Rossi Ankle boots, Givenchy Pouch, Leigh Miller Earrings. Outfit 2: AMIRI Hooded top, Golden Goose Deluxe Brand Sneakers, Alighieri Earrings. -- Black leather - Button fastenings along front - 100% leather - Dry clean