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Compass Magazine, September 2002

Skirts take over as the summer¡¦s hottest trend

By Lily Chen Translated by Christine Wang

Innumerable styles of skirts present a variety of ¡§hip¡¨ and ¡§in¡¨ looks

       Skirts have become an essential item in every professional woman¡¦s wardrobe. It brings out the soft side of a woman while giving them a sexy and attractive appeal. A closer look at the various skirt styles may be rather helpful in choosing the right skirt style for you.

       The Oldies¡¦ A-Lined Skirt
       In the past couple of years, the ?s and ?s A-lined skirt has been coming back in style. A-lined skirts will never be out of style and are often found in professional women¡¦s attire. Knee-length A-lined skirts camouflage heavier hips and thighs while flatter a smaller torso, and also give a leggy look without making you feel too exposed. By blending diverse materials and patterns, A-lined skirts may be worn for various occasions.

       The Romantic and Attractive Mermaid Skirt
       The mermaid skirt brings out femininity and creates a graceful flow, while its design and cut emphasize the beauty of a fuller hip. The choice of appropriate materials also depends on the occasion. For instance, a gray knee-length mermaid skirt with a blouse or knitted top would be perfect office attire. On the other hand, a knee-length mesh mermaid skirt reveals a simple a romantic simplicity, perfect for a date with your other half. Finally, a long mesh mermaid skirt that elegantly flatters the curves of your body is the only choice for a sexy and glamorous formal gown.

       The Urban and Hip Slit Mini Skirt
       The sexiness in the tease of a slit mini skirt adds necessary confidence among successful and powerful women in today¡¦s world. A slice of leg is an ideal dose of daring, while the design cleverly eases the rigidity of a mini skirt. Yet, this fitting skirt may be more suitable for those with a perfect slim body. For proof of the guaranteed, fatally seductive power of such minimalist exposure on men, test-drive this look on yourself. And look out.

       The School Uniform-Style Pleated Skirt
       For those who dream of returning to those innocent school days, the pleated skirt may provide satisfaction. Different looks may be presented by wearing a pleated skirt, depending on the length of the skirt. Below-the-knee skirts give a more calm, graceful and conservative look, while an above-the-knee skirt is more suitable for those with long and slim legs, and is more outgoing and lively. In addition, a 15-centimeter pleated mini skirt serves as a cute and sexy choice for clubbing.

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