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Rebecca Taylor Amanda Floral Silk Tiered Skirt

How Does Your Garden Grow? III: Flowered Bottoms


Pretty Day Skirts Left to Right:


J. Crew Tie Waist Ornate Floral Skirt – Classic pencil skirt in a ’70s-inspired print. Lined polyester. Machine washable (cold.) Perfect for the office or a day out and about. $110.00

Escada Floral Midi Skirt – Painterly design. Banded waist, easy fall. Concealed back zipper. Pair with a translucent blouse for a garden party/luncheon look. Viscose. $309.98

High Waist, Pleated Floral Skirt – Knee length polyester skirt with just enough fullness to femininely swish. Dress up or down. Ageless. $15.83 (honestly)

Le Ragazze di St. Barth Floral Skirt – A graphic floral in blues with a white border. Plain weave, cotton/polyester tulle, rear zipper closure, lined. Tulle makes this dressier, but everything goes in current daywear. On sale $192.00

Not Shown: Lafayette New York Adalia Floral-Print Silk Midi Skirt $498.00

Eliza J. Floral/Stripe Midi Skirt $148.00

Tiered Skirts


Left: Tanya Taylor Designs Mariana Floral Burst Maxi Skirt – Ready for Ibiza or The Hamptons. An impressionistic print against tonal stripes. Smocked waistband. Tiered, ruffled silhouette. Asymmetric hem. Step-in style. Silk. $595.00

Center: Floral Dot Ruffled Midi by Maille Girl – Be a barefoot Contessa. Machine washable cotton skirt with sassy tiers and on-trend handkerchief hems. Beach vacation anyone? (also is grey) $54.99

Right: Rebecca Taylor Amanda Floral Silk Tiered Mini Skirt – Show those great gams (legs) Flippy, silk skirt with tiered, A-line silhouette. Straight hem. High-rise waist. Utterly girly. $295.00

Not Shown: T Tahari Cassandra Mixed Floral Tiered Ruffle Skirt in Navy  $108.00  



Left: River Island Red Floral Print Wide Leg Pants – Ready to play hostess. Remember to adjust nail polish hue. Fitted or crop top please-to balance fullness. Soft woven fabric. Elastic waist. Side slip pockets. Relaxed it. Also available in royal blue. $80.00

Center: DSquared2 Londean Flower Printed Denim Jeans – limited sizes- Bored with plain jeans? Add this spring look to the stack. Five pocket, cropped jeans with button closure (& logo tag). Natural waist. On sale $416.00

Right: Mabelle Floral Pants by Joa – Pale and pretty for those of you whoare sick to death of dark colors. Tie-waist detail. Tapered leg. Side pockets. Front Zipper Closure. Polyester. $118.00


Left: Garden Party 5-Yard Maxi Skirt by Studio EY – Eminently gracious and womanly. Sweeping circle skirt in a vibrant floral print. 41″ in length. Features a comfortable elastic waistband for fit and flattery. 100% machine washable polyester. $34.99

Center: Alice + Olivia Floral Guipure Lace Pencil Skirt – Flirty, sophisticated (lined) polyester lace with iconoclastic tassel detail at the hem. You won’t see this one coming and going. High rise; sits above the natural waist. Exposed back zipper closure. $295.00

Not Shown Yellow, Belted  Floral Lace Pencil Skirt by Carven $450.00

Right: Lafayette 148 New York Floral Silk Drawstring Pants – Appealing color, stylish print, and breezy silhouette. Side pockets. Lined silk. Add a camisole and silk sweater to complete. $498.00

The items featured in this article have been chosen by the editors of Woman Around Town simply because we like them and think you may, too. No advertising fees have been paid to Woman Around Town for this article.