Work can take a toll on our psyche, which is why we find ourselves looking for the littlest things to perk us up throughout the day – be it a motivational quote from our favourite author or a photograph of our loved ones pinned nicely on our cubicle walls.
Our pick-me-up for this week? Printed skirts! They’re super stylish, super feminine, and so easy to slip into. Printed skirts can say a little or a lot about who you are depending on the type of print – a simple striped skirt suggests a minimalist outlook, whereas bold oversized flowers may mean you’re not afraid to go big.
Whether you’re the former or latter, we’ve got a selection of work-appropriate printed skirts every gal can strut in in the office. #HappyShopping!
CLICK THROUGH THE GALLERY FOR STYLISH PRINTED SKIRTS YOU CAN WEAR FOR WORK
Want to shop for more work wear pieces? Read our stories on long-sleeved work blouses to upgrade your professional look for the office and affordable luxe card holders to make an impression in the workplace! For more shopping stories, check out our dedicated shopping section.
We love Kenzo’s unique take on prints with the different “layers” of stripes, polka dots and florals creating a “torn-paper” effect. This is definitely going into our shopping cart. Buy this skirt on www.sheshops.com!
The straightforward floral prints on this little number are what makes it so classy and pretty. All things considered, this print is simple without looking too #basic. Buy this skirt on www.cool-find.me-in.kr!
Prefer to keep it classy? Here’s one to consider. The mid-calf length will flatter any body type – which means that this skirt is already a winner in our books. Pair it with a white halter neck top and strappy high heels for a chic look for the office. Buy this skirt on www.sheshops.com!
We love how the polka dots have been arranged to form straight lines on this skirt. It’ll definitely brighten up any ensemble – be it for day or night! This means that this skirt is perfect when worn on your date nights with #bae after work. Buy this skirt on www.cool-find.me-in.kr!
We are going heart-eyes over this skirt from Tory Burch. The cool blue and green tones on the ivory background is so pleasing to the eyes that the skirt is almost therapeutic to behold. Buy this skirt on www.farfetch.com!
This is another skirt we particularly adore because it looks like it’s been hand-painted. You’d feel like you’re wearing a really expensive boutique piece even though the skirt is pretty affordable. Buy this skirt on www.cool-find.me-in.kr!
This skirt is one of our favourites out of the lot. Everything about this skirt is flattering – from its high waist and mid-calf length to its edgy floral prints. Buy this skirt at Zara stores throughout Singapore!
The most feminine and ladylike silhouette has got to be an A-line skirt. This particular number features “broken” stripes print and black blocks that are sure to catch the eyes of everyone in the office for all the right reasons. Buy this skirt on www.sheshops.com!
If you’re not brave enough to wear bright prints – especially to the office – go for a “test-drive” with this skirt from Woolrich. Its subtle prints give the skirt a delicate and dainty look, making it an appropriate safe choice for first-timers. Buy this skirt on www.farfetch.com!
More A-line midi skirts! This time, we have abstract geometric prints against a clean white backdrop. We can foresee many uses out of this one because it’s so easy to match, thanks to its monochrome colours. Buy this skirt on www.cool-find.me-in.kr!
This embellished beauty from Needle & Thread looks almost too pretty to be worn. Pair this skirt with simpler pieces and let the skirt do all the talking. Buy this skirt on www.net-a-porter.com!
We adore this particular skirt for its intricate yet soft print. The fact that the prints look as if they are directly hand-painted on the skirt itself makes it so hard to resist. This skirt is the perfect statement piece for an all-white outfit. Buy this skirt on www.cool-find.me-in.kr!
Tired of the same florals or stripes? Try this skirt from Zara with prints made out of bag straps! You’re sure to stand out in a crowd of plain old slacks and midi skirts at the office. Buy this skirt at Zara stores throughout Singapore!
The trends we can never really get tired of are accent details like tie knots and ribbon wraps – especially on skirts. The bows immediately add a feminine touch to the skirt and also make our waists appear smaller! We’re sold. Buy this skirt on www.cool-find.me-in.kr!
One surefire way of selecting a “work-appropriate” skirt is to gun for one that’s structured in form. This scribble-print skirt ups its professional look with pleats, giving it a formal yet playful appeal. Buy this skirt on www.sheshops.com!
If you’re having trouble finding the right printed skirt that is not too loud and not too boring, this skirt is the perfect match. We love the adorable and quirky patches on this pinstriped skirt. Wear it with a simple black button-down to tone down the cutesiness of this little number. Buy this skirt at Zara stores throughout Singapore!
No one does grungy floral prints better than the queen of punk fashion herself, Vivienne Westwood. The oversized flowers with almost faded colours give the skirt the right punch to jazz up your basic office get-up. Buy this skirt on www.net-a-porter.com!