I remember about 8 years ago I was at a second hand shop in Oslo and I bought this navy, floral pleated skirt, I was ahead of my time. Pleats have really waited quite some time for their moment in the sun and now it has finally arrived. Whether it’s a result of their vintage feel or undeniable timeless elegance is not important, to me, these pleated gems are an all-weather must-have. Even though pleats are having a moment, I would be very reluctant to call them a trend, if you want my opinion, they are here to stay.
If you’ve been following Kim and I for a bit, you’ll know that we believe (like in our hearts) that there are few items as versatile as a great pleated skirt. Pf course, if you’re new to the pleat game, it could be a little daunting to dip your toe in. There are 3 recurring questions we get on Instagram about pleated skirts: