Beat the heat in a cool, comfortable summer skirt that flatters your shape!
Back in the day, the fashion police decided which skirt lengths you could or could not wear. Not anymore -- now you're free to choose whatever hemline you think is most flattering on you. And with skirts, it's easy to have fun with color and prints -- bright hues and eye- catching patterns that may be overpowering on a dress or pants look just swell on a skirt.
Jainmy Martinez, 30, likes to dress "conservative and classy," but she still wants to be a little sexy and have fun with her
"My waist is big compared to my hips," says Deborah Rose, 47.
Maria Taylor, 28, describes her legs as "short but very shapely." Finding the right hem length is key to showing off those
Lisa Williams, 39, has a tall, thin frame, and the wrong skirt style can make her look lanky and formless.
"It's really important to feel good in what you're wearing," says Danielle Banks, 24, who wears more skirts than pants year-round.
Danielle adds that in hot summer weather she likes "flowy skirts -- they just skim over me. This skirt is really comfortable,
and the bright colors are great."