8 miniskirt outfit ideas, according to these stylish celebrities

As dopamine and Y2K fashion continues to rise, the mini skirt is one of the biggest trends of 2022 and celebrities are already swirling this popular piece of clothing. (It’s no surprise since the miniskirt was a favorite of the famed series in the early 2000s.)

Megan Fox was one of the first to join the recent miniskirt revival, opting for a bright blue version by British designer Supriya Lele as she headed to her now fiance’s concert in Los Angeles. Bella Hadid once wore a micro-mini skirt as a swimsuit in Miami Beach, and Rihanna made an appearance at Complexcon in 2021 wearing the same style in red patent leather.

The coveted “going out” garment also made a comeback on the catwalk, generating plenty of buzz in Miu Miu’s Spring 2022 collection, which included the preppy pleated micro-miniskirt and bare midriff tops. Soon we will all try the trend once the weather warms up again.

In the meantime, why not pick up some outfit ideas from the stylish celebrities who are already showing off their mini-skirt wardrobe? From monochromatic looks to on-trend embellishments and prints, find out how to style the mini skirt to the likes of Rihanna, Dua Lipa, Willow Smith, and more.

Miniskirt Outfit Idea #1: Monochrome

A monochromatic fit is the easiest way to give the trendy mini skirt a modern update. Follow Rihanna’s styling tips and go for a bold hue like red, which she’s mixed with different shades, textures and prints.

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Sydney Sweeney opted for a brighter colourway, teaming her yellow mini skirt with a matching cozy turtleneck sweater, lace-up heels and a contrasting printed clutch.

Mini Skirt Outfit Idea #2: Trendy Prints

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Let the mini skirt stand out with a trendy print. Emily Ratajkowski matched her zebra print version with her coat and added a turtleneck top, fuzzy bucket hat and a pop of color with red boots.


Or go for a classic print, like a plaid, but in a punchy pink hue, as seen on Zoey Deutch, who paired her jacket and skirt with just a bra top.

Miniskirt Outfit Idea #3: Add Tall Boots

It’s all about proportion when it comes to styling a mini skirt and its super cropped hemline pairs well with a pair of tall boots. Kendall Jenner tried this trick with a black leather skirt and matching pointy boots.

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Olivia Rodrigo and Iris Apatow also wore their mini skirts with knee-high boots. the Sour The singer opted for black platforms while Apatow chose a pair of cowboy boots.

Mini Skirt Outfit Idea #4: Pair With a Long Coat

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Georgia May Jagger also added a long black coat to her micro mini skirt, a sequin design by Tommy Hilfiger paired with a bandeau bra top, polka dot bottoms and heels.

Miniskirt Outfit Idea #5: Add a Chain Belt

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Mini-skirts are the perfect backdrop for an on-trend accessory, like Alexandra Shipp’s charm-embellished chain belt.

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Blackpink’s Jennie adorned her Chanel tweed miniskirt with the luxury label’s beaded and logo belt, which also matched her jewelry.

Miniskirt Outfit Idea #6: Embellishments

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Want to turn the mini skirt into the ultimate party piece? Opt for embellishments. Iris Law’s 21st birthday outfit, for example, featured a vintage Roberto Cavalli beaded micro-miniskirt, straight from the designer’s Spring 2000 collection.

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Dua Lipa opted for Versace’s shiny metallic mesh, creating an eye-catching colorblock moment with a green and purple look.

Miniskirt Outfit Idea #7: Pleats

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The pleated skirt trend still has legs, thanks to the revival of the mini-skirt. Willow Smith seems to be a fan of this look, having recently worn a black pleated version for a recent performance.

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She also tried the denim pleated mini skirt trend, a throwback to Y2K fashion basics.

Mini Skirt Outfit Idea #8: Pair With Tights

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If you are looking to add cover to your mini-skirt look, put on a pair of tights. Kali Uchis paired her miniskirt with a pair of sheer stockings with a seam up the front.

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For a bolder look, as seen on Miley Cyrus, pair a plaid mini skirt with fishnet stockings. Also add a lace garter, if you dare.

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