15 Best Victorian Skirts (Buying Guide)

Most of the Victorian dresses included a skirt and a bodice that was attached in a way to look like one piece only. The variety of Edwardian style skirts can be categorized into day skirts and evening skirts. For more sporty and adventurous activities, there were riding or split skirts. 

During the Edwardian era, it was in fashion to have a wardrobe full of these skirts that were matched with various other dressing styles and a wide belt was worn to give it the one-piece look. A-line skirts and gathered skirts from the vintage era are a great option to have in your collection. Let us have a look at the options available online. 

Best Victorian Skirts

1. Woollen A-line Skirt

Woollen A-line Skirt

This midi-length woolen skirt is available in four exclusive colors, red, green, khaki, and grey. The high-quality woolen blended fabric is soft and comfortable to wear, and it provides enough warmth during the winter days. It has a side zipper closure, along with a back elastic waist for better fitting. 

The A-line swing midi skirt has two hand pockets as well where you can keep small essentials. The plaid pattern gives it the vintage look from the Victorian age and you can wear it to casual and occasional events such as school, parties, work, weddings, dates, and other such occasions. 

You can pair it with a blouse, tees, or sweaters during winters. It makes your legs look thinner and slender. It can also make a great gifting choice as well. 

2. Long Winter Skirt

Long Winter Skirt

This high waist A-line skirt is suitable for falls and winters. Available in six colors, black & white, coffee, dark grey, khaki, army, and red, you have four sizes options for this one, XS, S, M, and XL. It comes with a pull-on closure. It is a long ankle-length slim skirt. The rising style is mid-calf. It comes with side pockets and consists of a wide waistband. 

The elastic waist on the back makes sure that you fit into it comfortably. This maxi skirt is made from thick warm fabric that keeps you warm during the seasons such as spring, autumn, and winters. The slim fit skirt is designed to have a small grid pattern portraying the Edwardian era. 

You can wear it to formal and official events, including work and school. You can gift it to someone for Christmas as well. 

3. Medieval Skirt with Pockets

 Medieval Skirt with Pockets

This long skirt is made from 95% polyester and 5% spandex. It comes with a zipper closure. It is available in colors such as black plaid, polka dot, red plaid, black, blue, burgundy, green, light blue, navy, red, and grey. This maxi skirt is available in both plaid patterns and plain colors. 

There are calf height slits in the skirt which gives a modern touch to the vintage look. It is a long skirt that is worn at the high waist and it comes to ankle-length. It has pockets on both sides. Wear it with tops, crop tops, or blouses. 

You can wear it to the office, dinner parties, traveling, and other special and casual events as well. You can wear it all year-round. Match it with your favorite pair of heels and you are good to go!

4. High Waist Midi Skirt

 High Waist Midi Skirt

This A-line flared skirt is made from 75% polyester and 25% cotton. The colors available for this long skirt are khaki, black, grey, beige, brown plaid, burgundy, grey plaid, green plaid, and black. It comes with a side zipper and button closure. 

This midi-length skirt consists of a high elastic waist design. There is an elastic band provided at the waist. This maxi skirt provides enough warmth during winters and falls. Wear it with sweaters or full sleeves t-shirts or tops and blouses.

 You can wear this one to your office, especially the black one which features a wide belt to keep the fitting of the skirt perfectly. This skirt is available in small, medium, large, X large, and XX-large. Appropriate to wear on almost every occasion.

5. Vintage Long Skirt with Pockets

Vintage Long Skirt with Pockets

Available in four different shades of grey, dark grey, coffee, and charcoal, this maxi skirt is made from a blend of polyester and wool. It is comfortable to wear and keeps you warm during the chilly seasons as well. You can wear it year-round. It comes with an invisible zipper closure which is provided at the back center portion of the skirt. 

Side pockets are provided for keeping essentials like keys and cell. Its rising style is high and there is button decoration in the front portion of the skirt along with a high waistband. The A-line swing skirt is made from high-quality woolen fabric so you can be assured of its quality. You can wear it as daily casual wear or to formal events.

6. Gothic Victorian Skirt

Gothic Victorian Skirt

This gothic skirt with vintage stripes will look amazing at a costume party. Available in a range of colors such as light black grey and white, black and khaki, black and yellow, black grey and white, black and red, blue and white, and coffee and white. It is accessible in small to triple XL sizes. 

The stretchy waist of this skirt makes it comfortable to wear for long hours. This Victorian costume skirt is lightweight and is made from high-quality fabric making it durable. The high waist and ruffled hemline style give it the vintage look. The contrasting stripes are always a classic and never goes out of fashion. A great costume for Halloween, Christmas, and costume parties. This steampunk skirt is great for pirate and cosplay looks. 

7. Satin Maxi Skirt

 Satin Maxi Skirt

This A-line flares skirt is made from polyester. It is advised to hand wash or gentle machine wash it for durability. It comes with an elastic closure which also gives you a comfortable wearing experience. The length of the skirt is long so you can pair it up with high heels as well. 

This Victorian skirt is available in two colors, red, and black. The sizes vary from small to double XL. Pockets are also provided for keeping easily accessible stuff. A loose chiffon top or fitting blouse will look amazing with this top.

 The soft fabric makes it comfortable for wearing in all seasons. You can gift it to your dear ones on birthdays as well. The full black or full red colored skirt is suitable for any occasion and any place, be it formal or casual.

8. Tea-length High Waist Skirt

Tea-length High Waist Skirt

This winter party skirt is available in 10 different shades such as black, army green, blush, brown, dark blue, dark green, navy, royal blue, burgundy, and champagne. You can choose from these according to your preferences. It has an A-line silhouette with a classic elastic waist. 

Made from polyester fabric, it gives you both style and comfort. It comes with a button closure at the front. This tea-length skirt with its side pockets is very eye-catching. The top layer is made of chiffon and it looks gorgeous when you twirl. It is a great fit due to its elastic waistband.

 You can wear them with heels, sandals or even boots. You can wear it as daily casual wear or can wear it to dance parties as well. Great for office, parties, and vacations.   

9. Woolen Medieval Skirt

Woolen Medieval Skirt

This high waisted midi skirt is made from 75% acrylic, 20% cotton, and 5% wool. It has a side zipper closure. The midi-length skirt has a high rising style. The sizes that this skirt is available in vary from small to double XL. The sizes are smaller than the US sizes so you need to check carefully before ordering.  

The A-line silhouette gives it the classic vintage look from the Edwardian era. The available colors for this product are burgundy, khaki, brown, grey, black, and brown check. This high waist skirt is appropriate for casual and costume wears. The plain colors can be worn to formal spaces as well such as offices and meetings. You can keep it as daily wear as well.

10. Civil War Gothic Skirt

 Civil War Gothic Skirt

Available in three shades, black and burgundy, black and grey, and black and green, this gothic Victorian skirt is suitable for themed parties and Halloween. This steampunk skirt is available in small to extra large sizes. It comes with a tie closure so you can adjust it to fit your body perfectly. The stripes are of course the highlight of this medieval skirt. 

This is a two-layered bustle skirt with drawstrings on the front that helps you lower or raise the top black over layer as you wish. There is a long tie belt at the back portion for adjusting the skirt to your desirability. Although the hidden adjustable waistband helps to keep the skirt in place comfortably. 

You can wear it to portray Victorian fashion or you can pair it with your favorite blouse for a casual look.

11. High Waist Walking Skirt

High Waist Walking Skirt

As mentioned above, walking skirts were in fashion during the Victorian and the Edwardian eras. It is available in four color shades, green, blue, brown, and purple. The sizes are from extra small to double XL. The fabric used is polyester faux suede. It has lace-up closure and high rising style. 

The maxi skirt is to be hand washed in cold water to preserve the fabric and the color. There is a zipper provided as well on which you can apply wax for smooth pulling. Other features include ruffles, high waist style, elastic waistband, and double-breasted decoration in the front. 

The lace-up is for better adjusting the skirt on the waist level. A perfect gothic costume for Halloween, fancy dress, and cosplays. 

12. Long Ballgown Skirt

 Long Ballgown Skirt

This evening skirt is available in shades of all black, black taffeta, black petite, and black satin. The four sizes that this product is available in are small, medium, large, and extra-large. The elastic waist gives you a comfortable adjusting and the soft polyester fabric makes sure that you can wear it for long durations.

The closure type is pull-on and there are inverted pleat details on the layout of this dress skirt. It includes pockets for your essentials like keys. If you want to have a skirt for your formal occasions then you should have this one in your wardrobe. The subtle sheen on the fabric makes it eligible for any special occasions such as weddings.

13. Retro Long Maxi Skirt

 Retro Long Maxi Skirt

This chiffon fabric skirt is great for your retro looks in a costume party or a themed one. You can wear it with any kind of tops and blouses. The fabric makes it suitable, especially for parties. You can wear it as daily casual wear as well and you can wear it to your work and office meetings as well. The long flare Victorian skirt looks gorgeous when you walk or twirl in it. 

The colors available for this one are black, blue, brown, dark grey, green, Jasper, lavender, navy blue, misty rose, orange, and many others. The elastic closure of the skirt gives you a comfortable fitting and it is suitable for long hours. The white color skirt will be see-through so you have to decide carefully before selecting. Wear it to any formal or casual occasion. 

14. Edwardian Long Skirt

Edwardian Long Skirt

This gothic theatre skirt is available in six colors, black, brown, burgundy, green, pewter grey, and purple. The product is made in the USA. The skirt runs long with elastic closure type which takes care of your comfortable fitting. It is a two-layered bustle skirt. The front and the back portion of this Edwardian skirt is gathered which gives it the steampunk look. 

The elastic waistband is hidden and the ruffled trim looks elegant in matching fabric. 100% polyester fabric is used in the making of this gothic long skirt and it is advised to dry clean it only to preserve the fabric and the color. The elastic waist can stretch from 28″ to 40″. Wear it with full sleeves blouses, shirts, and tops and you are ready for your Halloween night. 

15. Vintage Walking Skirt

 Vintage Walking Skirt

This burgundy colored long skirt can be worn with full sleeves shirts of vintage styles. You can also style it with tops and blouses of your preference. This is a plus-size skirt available in large and double XL sizes. The fabrics used are 64% cotton and 36% polyester and it is manufactured in the US. It comes with a button closure. 

This Victorian-style skirt has features such as a smooth fitting front panel and small center back pleats for the fullness of the layout of the skirt. The button back closure gives you an easy fitting experience.

This five gore walking skirt can be worn to any occasion, whether it be formal and casual. You can wear it to special occasions such as weddings, evening parties, and dinner dates. You can wear it formally to your workspaces as well. 

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