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Look Stylishly Preppy: How To Wear Pleated Skirts

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When you hear about pleated skirts, the first thing that would come to mind would be the uniform that you have worn during your highschool or elementary days. Pleats have always reminded us of uniforms and it just doesn’t make sense why anyone would want to wear them when they are not going to school. But today, this schoolgirl signature has had a high fashion overhaul.

That is the reason why you would now commonly see pleated skirts rule the runway, magazines and TV shows. Because of its instant popularity, many people are now wondering how they can wear pleated skirts without looking like a schoolgirl. Well, you have come to the right place. Below are some of the ways on how you can wear pleated skirts!

Dress up without too much effort.

If there is one type of pleated skirt that you should wear to a formal event, then it would be the knife pleat midi skirt as it already looks quite formal on its own. For an event, you do not have to put in too much effort. In fact, you can just simply pair it with a simple shirt and tuck it in. Just simply wear a statement necklace over it and ta da, you will look instantly gorgeous! Of course, do not forget to put on a pair of strappy sandals or pumps and an oversized printed clutch that will definitely catch everyone’s attention and will add style to your outfit.

Cover up.

Yes, you can still wear your pleated skirt during the winter season! All that you have to do is to pair your pleated midi skirt with a cute and eye catching knitted sweatshirt that will definitely keep you warm during the year’s coldest season! Use a small thin belt to cinch the waist so the entire outfit will not look too bulky.

Add an edge to it.

If you think that pleated skirt is too feminine for you, then you can find wats to make it look edgy! How? Well, wear your nude pleated skirt with a black crop top and wear a fitted leather jacket over it. To keep it looking more cool than casual, finish the entire look with ankle boots and a pair of oversized sunglasses.

Look professional.

Yes, you can wear your pleated skirt to the office! How? Well, just simply pair your skirt with a tank top. Wear a great professional looking work blazer over it and finish off with a pair of black pumps or heels. Of course, do not forget to cinch the waist with a wide belt to make the outfit look more stylish and polished.

There you go—the different ways to wear pleated skirts. With the tips mentioned above, you can surely look stylishly preppy! For more questions on how to wear pleated skirts or for more stylish suggestions, please feel free to share them in the comments section! We would love to hear from you!

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