Skirt Wearing by Women Increasing?

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Re: Skirt Wearing by Women Increasing?

Postby Grok » Wed Oct 17, 2018 9:30 pm

Kilted_John wrote:In any case, I haven't really noticed much difference over the past few years here in the Seattle area.
I basically concur. The general pattern, as has been mentioned, appears to be a peak of skirt/dress wearing during the summer, especially the hottest days of summer. As the weather morphs into autumn/turns chilly, damp and grey, few women wear skirts/dresses.

On the other hand, during the milder, dry sunny days of autumn, a few more women may wear skirts/dresses. Often with some type of obvious leggings, such as tights.

I will watch to see if there is a similar pattern next spring.
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Re: Skirt Wearing by Women Increasing?

Postby Kilted_John » Thu Oct 18, 2018 9:10 am

Grok wrote:
Kilted_John wrote:In any case, I haven't really noticed much difference over the past few years here in the Seattle area.
I basically concur. The general pattern, as has been mentioned, appears to be a peak of skirt/dress wearing during the summer, especially the hottest days of summer. As the weather morphs into autumn/turns chilly, damp and grey, few women wear skirts/dresses.

On the other hand, during the milder, dry sunny days of autumn, a few more women may wear skirts/dresses. Often with some type of obvious leggings, such as tights.

I will watch to see if there is a similar pattern next spring.


If the blob of warm water (see yesterday's post on the Cliff Mass weather blog site) off our coast remains in place, like it did during the 2013-2015 timeframe, we might see more around here than usual.
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Re: Skirt Wearing by Women Increasing?

Postby vendeebeaches » Sun Oct 21, 2018 5:23 am

Our local Primark (UK Chain store) yesterday had the biggest range of skirts I've seen in there for along time.
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Re: Skirt Wearing by Women Increasing?

Postby weeladdie18 » Sun Oct 21, 2018 9:10 pm

vendeebeaches wrote:Our local Primark (UK Chain store) yesterday had the biggest range of skirts I've seen in there for along time.

Are you referring to new autumn stock....TU mainly produced in Turkey is the Female fashion Line for Sainsbury Supermarket
some of the skirts are interesting...I bought a couple of pencil skirts recently....nice and tight and close fitting, below the knee in stretchy material.........Location ...Helston ...Cornwall U.K.
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Re: Skirt Wearing by Women Increasing?

Postby kilty » Mon Oct 22, 2018 2:18 am

weeladdie18 wrote:
vendeebeaches wrote:Our local Primark (UK Chain store) yesterday had the biggest range of skirts I've seen in there for along time.

Are you referring to new autumn stock....TU mainly produced in Turkey is the Female fashion Line for Sainsbury Supermarket
some of the skirts are interesting...I bought a couple of pencil skirts recently....nice and tight and close fitting, below the knee in stretchy material.........Location ...Helston ...Cornwall U.K.

Midi (below the knee) is a nice fashion range for this season, teamed with snug boots and tights and a nice blouse will look great! Weather is starting to cool down, but I still see a lot in skirts. Just wear tights :wink:
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Re: Skirt Wearing by Women Increasing?

Postby vendeebeaches » Mon Oct 22, 2018 5:07 am

weeladdie18 wrote:
vendeebeaches wrote:Our local Primark (UK Chain store) yesterday had the biggest range of skirts I've seen in there for along time.

Are you referring to new autumn stock

Yes it was new stock. 10-12 different lines which is a lot more than I've seen for along time.
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Re: Skirt Wearing by Women Increasing?

Postby john62 » Mon Oct 22, 2018 6:24 am

Today a online fashion summer catalogue was in the post, 84 pages, 6 skirts and 6 dresses!

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