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Maxi skirt for 5ft 4 ?

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Estimated201 Tue 31-May-16 17:10:38

I bought a maxi skirt from new look the other day which looked amazing but was nearly a foot too long for me!

Can I wear one being a shorty?

If so, where do i find one?

thatorchidmoment Tue 31-May-16 18:25:53

You can definitely wear a maxi: I have some short friends who wear them and look v elegant. I'm 5'8" so not sure where they shop for their skirts, but you could consider taking up the hems, either yourself if you are fairly competent with a sewing machine; or a clothes repair place. Means you are not restricted to the fewer places that do maxi skirts for shorter women, but have your pick!

XiCi Tue 31-May-16 19:21:27

Have you tried ASOS Petite?

LadyAntonella Tue 31-May-16 19:44:15

5'4" isn't particularly petite, but I am tall and remember being amazed that a New Look maxi skirt was properly floor length on me! It was a sort of boho print cotton skirt with a stretchy waistband. If it's a similar style I reckon they just run long.

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