Shop the 15 Best Denim Maxi Skirts, Spring’s Hottest New Staple
A curated collection of top denim maxi skirts inspired by SS23 Fashion Week trends.
The denim maxi skirt has seen a dramatic resurgence in the fashion world this season, being spotted on several of the top Spring/Summer 2023 runways. Fashion icons everywhere are embracing the spring trend, a refreshing departure from its micro mini skirt counterpart that was popularized by Miu Miu’s Spring 2022 collection.
The maxi skirt is praised for its versatility and wearability, making it perfect for any outfit. From MM6 Maison Margiela’s distressed styles to Burberry’s ultra high-waist cuts, there is no shortage of variety when it comes to styling this look. The maxi has quickly been embraced by fashion influencers everywhere for spring and the denim maxi skirt could very well become your next wardrobe staple for seasons to come. Whether you double up on denim like Bella Hadid at the Givenchy SS23 show or keep it simple with your favorite tees and tanks, the denim maxi skirt is sure to make endless outfit cameos this spring.
Taking inspiration from Spring Fashion Week 2023 styles and trends, we’ve curated the top denim maxi skirts worth shopping for this spring. Our editors curate our collections against our vetting criteria while also taking into consideration trending denim maxi skirts with rave reviews. By shopping our curated collection below, you help support our publication as we may receive a portion of sales.
Best Denim Maxi Skirts
Rye Denim Maxi Skirt
Alice & Olivia
Made in the USA, this light-wash denim maxi skirt from Alice and Olivia features a high-waisted silhouette and a sexy front slit that’s thigh-high and ready for spring. Dress it up with your favorite chunky loafers or dress it down with white sneakers.
Denim Maxi Skirt
Made with 100% cotton, this denim maxi skirt features a low waist, back patch pockets, back split, and frayed hem to mix it up. Sitting right on the hips, this skirt is perfect for pairing with your favorite cami or crop top for a sexy look.
Le Bardot Denim Midi Skirt
We love the front pockets on this light blue Le Bardot denim midi skirt from FRAME. It’s made from washed denim using partially recycled cotton and includes a dramatic slit front to complete the look. Perfect for easing you from winter into spring, pair it with midi boots, a crop top, and a matching cardigan.
Medium Wash Denim Maxi Skirt
The medium wash on this denim midi skirt makes it the perfect wardrobe staple for experimenting with another spring trend: denim on denim. Yes, like many other Y2K fashion trends the denim tuxedo is at it again. This A-line denim skirt is midi length and designed with a front slit, raw hem, and relaxed fit that’s designed to sit at the hips. Made from 100% cotton.
Denim Midi Skirt
Philosophy di Lorenzo Serafini
Take it up a notch this Spring and go with a dark denim midi skirt from this always-on-trend Italian designer. Featuring a high-rise waist with double buttons and a front slit opening for easy walkability, pair it with a white t-shirt for weekend wandering, or complete the look with the matching ruffled denim cropped top for a night out on the town.
Pine Panama Skirt
STILL HERE New York
This A-line maxi skirt in vintage blue denim with handpainted belt loops will make your style stand out this spring. To spice things up even more, this skirt features an exaggerated front slit and two side slits.
A-Line Denim Maxi Skirt
Made in the USA, this Theophilio dark denim maxi skirt features a back inverted pleat, a high waist, and a center front slit. With its A-line silhouette and five-pocket style this is sure to become a wardrobe staple for seasons to come.
Washed Denim Maxi Skirt
Featuring an asymmetric seam line on the front and a rough cut at the hem, this affordable denim maxi skirt features a natural wash and front slit. With a more relaxed fit, this will become a staple in your weekend uniform.
Paneled organic cotton-blend denim skirt
Made from organic and recycled cotton, RAEY’s blue denim maxi skirt features a paneled construction for a chic flowy style.
Heavy Denim Button-Front Midi-Skirt
We can’t get enough of the chic gold button front of this denim skirt by Rosetta Getty. Made in the USA from 100% cotton, it features a fitted waist, front patch pockets, and a midi-length hem.
Patched Denim Maxi Skirt
Scotch & Soda
This unique skirt is detailed with a mixed-jeans patched effect. With an asymmetrical closure and front slit, this unique style is a departure from the classic denim maxi skirt silhouette.
Jude. Cream Denim Midi Skirt
Made in Turkey from pure cotton denim, this midi skirt features a high waist, a front slit, and a slightly flared line that hits below the knee. Channel your inner coastal grandma and belt this skirt with your favorite cream blouse.
Slit Denim Maxi Skirt
This medium blue denim maxi skirt from Mango features a straight design, a medium waist, and a front-slit hem. With a classic five-pocket style, you can’t go wrong with this simple and streamlined silhouette.
The Levine Skirt
Finished by hand in Los Angeles, this seamed denim midi skirt is high-waisted with a slim fit through the hip and thigh. Inverted pleats create a flare from knee to hem, and it’s free of pockets for a streamlined silhouette. We can’t get enough of this feminine and flattering fit.
Long Denim Skirt
BEST SHOPPER STYLE
Made in Turkey, this five-pocket silhouette black denim maxi skirt features tonal stitching, brass-tone hardware, and a back center slit. Dress it up with chunky loafers and your favorite white t-shirt or blouse or dress it down with a crop top and sneakers.
High-Waisted Denim Maxi Skirt
Made in Italy, this high-waisted denim maxi skirt in white cotton denim from Maison Margiela features an acid wash, high waist, button fly fastening, classic five pockets, and an A-line and straight hem. You’ll look runway-ready all season.
How We Vetted These Denim Maxi Skirts
Quality: When curating this collection, we evaluated the quality of the materials, skirt details, and value for the price point.
Style: Taking inspiration from SS23 Fashion Week, we considered the style of each skirt by evaluating factors like uniqueness, silhouette, and on-trend details.
Versatility: We focused on denim maxi skirts that can be paired with a variety of clothing and accessories.
Vetting Criteria: We have four core principles for vetting the brands that we feature on our website. Our brand ethos is our guiding principle to ensure that the products we feature align with our values and yours.
Reviews: We only selected the denim maxi skirts with rave reviews from customers. This ensures that you are shopping for products that are not only loved by our curators but are also loved by the rest of the internet.
How To Choose The Best Denim Maxi Skirt for You
With so many denim maxi skirt options available, it’s important to consider several factors before making your purchase. Here are five things to consider when choosing a denim maxi skirt:
Length: Consider the length of the skirt and how well it will pair with your shoes and existing wardrobe. What length will flatter your shape and will make you feel most confident?
Style: Do you prefer a more classic and timeless denim maxi skirt or something more modern and trendy?
Material: Determine if you want 100% cotton denim, denim that has more stretch, or recycled denim that’s more sustainable.
Comfort: Make sure the length and fit will be comfortable for the occasions you plan to wear your denim maxi skirt.
Price: Set a budget for yourself before shopping so that you can narrow down quality denim maxi skirts that are in your price range.
Denim Maxi Skirt Frequently Asked Questions
Are denim maxi skirts in style in 2023?
Denim maxi skirts are definitely in style for 2023, with many SS23 FW collections featuring a denim maxi skirt. The denim maxi skirt has had a grown-up makeover and is one of the biggest trends of the year. It’s a versatile piece that can be dressed up or down and comes in a variety of styles. Whether you’re looking for something comfortable for weekend wandering, or something more daring for a night out, there’s sure to be a denim maxi skirt that fits your style.
What clothing should I pair with my denim maxi skirt?
Denim maxi skirts are extremely versatile and we’ve seen the fashion set pair this coveted spring trend with anything from a simple white tee to going all in with the double denim trend. For a casual look opt for a white t-shirt or crop top and sneakers or edge up your look with a leather jacket or bomber. For a more polished look, you can pair it with a blazer, a sleek belt, and your favorite loafers. A denim maxi skirt is even perfect for a layered look to help you ease into spring.
What shoes pair well with a denim maxi skirt?
When it comes to footwear, many options pair well with a denim maxi skirt. For a casual look, try pairing your skirt with white sneakers or platform loafers. For a dressier look, opt for knee-high boots, mid-calf boots, or strappy sandals. To complete the outfit, add a blazer, leather jacket, corset top, or even an oversized hoodie for “I’m hungover at brunch” vibes.