How to Style Long Skirts in Summer: Our Tips
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How to Style Long Skirts in Summer

Summer is the perfect time to embrace the flowy elegance of long skirts. If you want to learn how to style long skirts in summer, you've come to the right place.

In this article, we'll walk you through all our styling tips and give you some excellent long skirt options for summer, so you won't be stuck figuring out what to wear on a hot day.

We'll cover various styles, from sarongs to tie-dye skirts, and share our best advice on balancing outfits, choosing the right accessories, and experimenting with different silhouettes to make a stunning impression this season.

As experts in all things beachwear, you'll be equipped with the knowledge to transform your summer wardrobe. So, if you're ready to learn, then continue reading.

What this article covers:

Our Favourite Long Skirt

Our top pick this summer is the Rising Sun Ruffle Skirt in Blue from Gottex. This skirt features a vibrant blue, orange, and white floral pattern, making it a standout piece for any beach outing.

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Made from stretchy mesh fabric, it offers both comfort and flexibility. The skirt's asymmetrical style is accentuated by a gather at one side, adding a unique twist to its design.

The ruffle hemline gives it a playful touch, perfect for a relaxed yet stylish look. This skirt is a must-have for those looking to blend style and comfort effortlessly.

Styling Tips for Long Skirts

Styling long skirts shouldn't be a chore, but instead should be fun and experimental. Here are some practical tips on how to style long skirts for any summer occasion. Pick your best summer skirts and let's learn how to elevate your summer look.

Accessories And Footwear

Accessories can elevate your long skirt outfit to the next level. From our experience, pairing your skirt with the best beach bag can add a touch of luxury.

Opt for sandals or espadrilles to keep the look breezy. For a more polished appearance, wedges can also work beautifully.

Balance Your Outfit

Balancing your outfit is key to looking effortlessly stylish. Our findings show that pairing a long skirt with a fitted top creates a flattering silhouette.

Consider tops like crop tops or fitted tank tops. This balance ensures you're not overwhelmed by too much fabric, keeping the look light and airy.

Experiment With Different Silhouettes

Based on our observations, experimenting with different silhouettes can keep your style fresh. Try mixing a-line skirts with straight-cut tops or vice versa.

This variety allows you to find combinations that flatter your body shape and highlight your personal style.

Different Kind Of Long Skirts

A long skirt can make or break your outfit, which is why it's crucial to know the different types of skirts so that you can style them accordingly.

Whether you're relaxing on the beach, lounging by the pool or hitting the town, these kinds of long skirts will see you through all your summer activities.


Sarongs are a beach essential. The Fringed Sarong Skirt from Pitusa is a versatile piece that can be styled in numerous ways.

This slip-on midi-length skirt features a high side slit adorned with fringe for added flair. Designed with side twist detailing, it offers a stylish touch that transitions seamlessly from beach to eveningwear.

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This style is available in Standard or Petite size. Whether wrapped around as a skirt or used as a cover-up, its transparent fabric and elegant design make it perfect for any beach day.

Tie-Dye Skirts

Tie-dye is back in fashion, and the Tie Dye Skirt Dress from Seafolly is a standout piece. This versatile style offers two looks in one garment, with a full skirt and a shirred bodice.

This pretty pink tie-dye style can be worn as a maxi skirt or over the bust as a bandeau midi dress. Features include a shirred bodice or waistband, side pockets, and a length of 112 cm for size small.

Made from 100% cotton, this skirt provides flexibility for different looks. Pair it with a simple top or bikini for a relaxed summer vibe.

Simple Skirts

For a more minimalist approach, the Sunset Beach Skirt from Sea Level is ideal. Its clean lines and classic white colour make it easy to pair with any top.

This maxi-length skirt features a decorative shirred waist, flattering drop waist, short side slits, and a drawstring tie.

Made from 100% cotton and fully lined, this skirt is perfect for those who prefer a subtle yet sophisticated look. Its versatility makes it a staple for any summer wardrobe, providing a chic and effortless style.

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Long skirts are a summer staple, offering both comfort and style. At Simply Beach, we believe in the versatility and elegance they bring to any wardrobe.

Whether you're accessorising with the best summer hats or pairing with the best summer shorts, long skirts can seamlessly fit into your summer fashion lineup.

Explore our collection at Simply Beach and find the perfect long skirt to elevate your summer style.. 

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