Since one in every six people worldwide works in the fashion industry, it is also the world’s second-largest water user, accounting for 20% of total global water waste. This suggests that it may be time to up your sustainable fashion game by only choosing the best. And for GoodGuilt, the best means ethical, sustainable, or eco-friendly! So, bringing you the need of the hour and season—sustainable skirts for summers!
The Best Summer Skirts For Women
With summer here, we couldn’t help but introduce our favorite sustainable skirts to your wardrobe that you’d love to make your go-to for this season and far beyond. Whether your aesthetic is minimalist and chic, feminine and flowy, sporty and casual, you’ll find ‘your vibe’ with these pieces.
Sustainable fashion calls for some easy-breezy summer skirts this season, and we knew the Tonle midi skirt had to be included! The satisfying to eyes and weather breezy calf-length women’s skirt has two generous side pockets and a flexible elastic waistband. So, undoubtedly, this lightweight rayon-cotton blended crepe skirt, one of the best colored sustainable skirts, is about to become your warm-weather go-to. So add it to your minimalist capsule wardrobe today by pairing it with any of your sustainable fashion staples!
Passion Lilie has never let a sustainable fashion diva down. So, this time too, with the brand’s most classy yet cute summery skirt, can anybody go wrong? The Cassidy skirt is one of the most beautiful sustainable skirts, which is hand-block printed with eco dies and easily paired with any sustainable fashion piece in your closet. Thanks to its soft, organic jersey-stretch material, this slip-on fair-trade, and made-in-India ethical skirt feel as good as it looks.
3. Athena Skirt
Looking for sustainable skirts that can withstand the test of time and fashion? The Athena is your best bet. We love it for its sewn-in cotton slip for modesty and sweet femininity. In addition, this ethical skirt, which comes in a variety of color tones, is one of the best sustainable fashion pieces that you can hike up with your boots and run up a hill in the summers! The women’s skirt also features a luxe bow that adds a touch of class to this breathable woven cotton summer skirt.
4. Alicia Skirt
This long summer skirt for women is the epitome of modern sustainable skirts. Sezane is a brand we adore for its countless sustainable fashion pieces, and the Alicia summer skirt is no exception. The beautifully printed skirt from this ethical brand has a side zip and clip closure for a perfect fit in this weather and beyond. Furthermore, in addition to this summery print, it has two more colors that you should be adding to your collection of sustainable skirts this sunny season!
The best part? You can find Sezane in the US in New York and LA!
This classic wrap summer skirt for women is one of our favorites this season, thanks to its clean lines and easy fit. Made from luxurious Tencel fabric and available in various jewel tones, you’ll find yourself reaching for this skirt to spice up your summer outfits and beyond. Vetta includes a variety of sustainable skirts as pretty as this made-in-the-USA clothing that can be paired with other sustainable fashion staples in your closet for an at-home party, a day at the beach, or a vacation!
6. Chaka Skirt
You can’t spell ‘Toad‘ without ‘Chaka.’ Technically, you can, but this drop-dead cute skirt embodies everything we cherish: An above-knee A-line with a ruched waist looks great on all body types. This summer skirt has the perfect color tones and is made from a sustainable blend of organic cotton and TENCEL™ Lyocell. In addition, it was made using 88% less water and 62% less energy, making it one of the ideal sustainable skirts. So, she will be your go-to gal for all things fun, from day to night, beach day to bar hangs.
Are you looking for sustainable fashion pieces that you can grab whenever you’re stuck on “what should I wear” post-summer? Look no further than Reistor’s incredibly cute summery skirt; it is a versatile, classy piece you’ll want to wear on every other occasion. This gathered ethical skirt features a drawstring for a custom fit, a sultry side slit, and handy side pockets. Undoubtedly, we are completely blown away by this brand’s use of sustainable dyes, trimmings, and packaging!
Talk about sustainable fashion and enters Girlfriend Collective. And then there’s the earth sport skort, which is the epitome of how sustainable skirts should be. It is not just a regular summer skirt but also a high-rise exercise skirt with built-in compressive shorts, hidden mesh pockets, and side slits. In addition, the streamlined ethical skirt is made from recycled bottles and designed with compressive fabrics that are ultra-soft and sweat-wicking. So, adventures and summers here comes a wardrobe staple that can be recycled with ReGirlfriend a long, long time from now.
Handmade by talented artisans in India, kudos to you for supporting this small business, FabricHubIndia, while choosing their summer skirts. The boho patchwork maxi skirt exudes summer vibes while also exuding vintage chicness. This women’s skirt, made of cotton, is a favorite among Etsy customers and is sure to become your favorite summer choice as well.
Women-owned Lev Apparel understands that women don’t need a plethora of outfit options to feel their best. So, with the Isthmus skirt, you can quickly put together your summer outfits. Not to mention how comfortable, lightweight, and breezy it is. It’s a great summer option with fit and flare designs accentuating your waist and grazing curves. We love the brand as it is dedicated to providing great work environments and fair wages for its workers—at-risk women in India and Vietnam.
Skirts are one of those fashion essentials that speak for themselves. And they rarely require a season to be adorned. So, keep your summers minimalist and chic with these sustainable skirts, and let us know which one stood out in your ethical closet.