Some combos just look so right together, and mini skirts with flats is one of them. With heels, a short hemline can sometimes run the risk of looking too elevated, too contrived. But flats have the ability to ground them—while adding a dash of wearable charm and offbeat effortlessness. From brogues to pointy loafers, we paired off seven unbeatable mini-and-flat combos to help you achieve the look.
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Brocade Skirt + Metallic Skimmers
Shop the pieces: Zara skirt, $60; zara.com. Steve Madden flats, $60; stevemadden.com.
Flippy Skirt + Brogues
Shop the pieces: Front Row Shop skirt, $49; frontrowshop.com. Asos brogues, $63; asos.com.
Floral Skirt + T-Strap Flats
Shop the pieces: J. Crew skirt, $128; jcrew.com. Zara flats, $60; zara.com.
Striped Skirt + Lace-Ups
Shop the pieces: MSGM skirt, $279; farfetch.com. Aldo shoes, $100; aldoshoes.com.
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Graphic Mini + Ankle-Strap Flats
Shop the pieces: Joe Fresh skirt, $59; joefresh.com. Gianvito Rossi flats, $720; net-a-porter.com.
Fit-and-Flare Skirt + Pointy Loafers
Shop the pieces: H&M knit skirt, $30; hm.com. Nicholas Kirkwood flats, $655; matchesfashion.com.
Asymmetric Mini + D'Orsay Flats
Shop the pieces: Mason by Michelle Mason skirt, $315; intermixonline.com. Banana Republic flats, $118; bananarepublic.com.
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