Many A-listers, like Rachel Bilson, have been spotted this season wearing the traditional maxi skirt, but with a twist. Not only do their maxis please their mothers, they now also please their male onlookers, with the addition of a high slit! This subtle twist updates the maxi ever-so-slightly, giving it the sultry look it’s always desired.
Fortunately for you maxi lovers, the high slit maxi skirt can easily be transitioned from day to night using simple wardrobe staples.
Below, we’ve listed style tips that will take you and your high slit maxi skirt from sophisticated to sultry all in one day. We’ve also picked out our favorite high slit maxi skirts with every budget in mind.
Leave a comment below if you have any tips to add or tweet us @nubry with your high slit maxi skirt pics!
Style Tips For Day:
Shirt – V-neck cotton tee
Accessory – Scarf
Footwear – Flats or sandals
Style Tips For Evening:
Shirt – Sheer skinny strap tank
Accessory – Dangle earrings
Footwear – Ankle strap heel or heavy Bohemian wedge
9 Of Our Favorite High Slit Maxi Skirts
SHOP THIS MAXI: Nightcap Clothing Thigh High Skirt (many colors)
SHOP THIS MAXI: Minnie Rose Fringe Wrap Skirt (Many Colors)
SHOP THIS MAXI: Lovers + Friends Love Stone Maxi Skirt in Springtime Floral
SHOP THIS MAXI: James Perse Striped Side Slit Maxi Skirt
SHOP THIS MAXI: Plastic Island Pink Slit Maxi Skirt
SHOP THIS MAXI: Blaque Label Long Fitted Sequin Skirt with Slit
SHOP THIS MAXI: Ecote Double Slit Skirt – Light Grey
SHOP THIS MAXI: Victorias Secret High-slit Maxi Skirt
SHOP THIS MAXI: Women’s Sachin + Babi Vreeland Slit Maxi Skirt