light grey skirt wool skirt winter skirt pleated skirtLong skirts for causal and formal wear There should be some clothes in your wardrobe which can be used for both the casual and formal wear. Long skirts for women can be used for many occasion and they are also stylish and comfortable. The long skirts are available in varieties of materials and they are in different designs and patterns. The long skirts should be chosen as per the shape of the body. If you have the hourglass figure then you should choose the maxi skirt so that your curvy hips and thighs can be complemented. The dark colored skirts which are made of loose fabrics are more preferable. Shape of body If you wish to wear the long patterned skirts make sure that you wear the design which has the vertical lines so that it can add to the figure. Usually the petite women look frumpy in the long garments. Thus there is need to choose the slim skirts which have high waists and it has the long frame. The color combinations should be proper and the waistline can make the women look more beautiful. The women who have apple figure have the round stomach and bottom. Thus the long skirts which have tight fabric should be avoided. The long skirts for women should be drawstring skirt so that it has the waistband which can be adjusted easily. The skirts of fabric like chiffon and which has hem lines are preferable as it will draw the eyes down and not towards the stomach. The top half of the long skirt for women should have solid colors and there should be dominant design.