| Pleated skirts are a current big trend that made it's first reappearance on last years fall collection. And it has conquered Spring 2011 runways in it's many forms and lengths! Michael Kors and Tommy Hilfiger are two major Fashion Houses that included mostly maxi pleated skirts in their shows. And this trend is apparent in all other Fashion Houses and markets.
Accordion pleats are the big fever, with many celebrities wearing it in mini, mid and maxi skirts. But they come in many other different shapes like lighter ruffled pleats in balloon shape skirts. Pleats have crossed-over also to the dresses creating fluid and wavy forms.
And the trend has been quite seen on the streets. If we look into Lookbook, Chisicimo or other street style websites we can find many examples on how to wear it! Although they look more elegant with heels, you can use them with flat sandals for a casual look.
So if you want to get some for this summer, Forever 21 and H&M, known for delivering fashionable items at reasonable prices have in their stores all forms of pleated skirts. But just get it, because pleated skirts are a Season's MUST-HAVE!
Below are some suggestions on how to wear pleated skirts specially selected from the Polyvore community!