Spring has sprung and now is the time to find that go-to skirt to spruce up any outfit. Whether it’s a full-length flowy or a mini skirt, we have hunted down the city centre’s best selection of trans-seasonal wardrobe staples for both the working week and those more relaxed weekend occasions. 

Flo & Frankie

Friday Midi Slip Khaki Skirt, $139.90 | Flo & Frankie, 5 High St

You can never go wrong with a slip skirt - suitable for any occasion and flattering on a range of body shapes. New Zealand-based designer BLAK creates feminine and functional clothing for women, and the Friday slip skirt is no exception. Pair it with a soft and simple cashmere during the day and dress it up with some heels for after work drinks


Vivi Skirt, $379 | Gregory, 1/18C Shortland St

From Gregory’s Spring/Summer 19 collection, the Vivi Skirt comes in a vibrant squash colour. The wrap style gives it a more everyday feel for the city, and is perfect for the beach on those sunny spring days. As a bonus, it's polyester blend means you won’t need to worry about creasing.


Labelle Lola Skirt, $129 | Huffer, 12 Customs St

The youthful and charming Labelle Lola Skirt by Huffer is a spring must-have -  bringing both colour and cool to your weekend outfit. Its elasticated waistband means that comfort is not an issue, especially when paired with your favourite sneakers.

Kate Sylvester

Beth Skirt, $399 | Kate Sylvester, 58 Tyler St

When an outfit change just isn’t an option, this tailored A-line skirt works well as part of a day time ensemble and transitions flawlessly into evening wear. The eye catching fuchsia brings a pop of colour to lift you from the gloom of winter.


Spin Me Round Skirt, $199 | The CO-OP, Te Ara Tahuhu Walkway

Staying true to its name, the playful  “Spin Me Round” Skirt will have you desperate to dance and twirl. In a bold white and red stripe, this pleated skirt is fun and modern. A plain top and some white sneakers will complete this lively spring outfit.

Ingrid Starnes

Sloan Skirt, $299 | Ingrid Starnes, 16 High St

Made of 100% linen, Ingrid Starnes’ Sloan Skirt is perfect for the warmer weather. Looks great with a white t-shirt or dressed up with the matching blazer for your working wardrobe, the skirt is both versatile and stylish. Available in both oatmeal and olive, this skirt is ideal for your spring palette.

Smith and Caugheys

Iconic Denim Midi Skirt, $179 | Smith & Caughey’s, 253-261 Queen St

A time-tested classic, denim has an enduring place in the women’s wardrobe. A great weekend look when paired with a classic t-shirt, the Iconic skirt will be a go-to piece for you this spring. The mid-blue colouring is a quintessential Clavin Klein wash and is a great option for the transition from the colder months to warmer spring weather.

Last updated: 02 October 2019