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skirt

1. a frieze or circular flap, as round the base of a hovercraft
2. the flaps on a saddle that protect a rider's legs
3. NZ the lower part of a sheep's fleece

skirt

[skərt]
(aerospace engineering)
(building construction)

skirt, skirting

1. Same as baseboard.
2. An apron, 6.

skirt

skirt
skirt
i. The lower portion of a parachute canopy.
ii. The extension of the lower portion of the cylinder of a reciprocating engine below the cylinder base flange into the crankcase. This reduces the overall diameter of the engine; aids lubrication of the cylinders; and permits a more uniform control of the used oil scraper ring, a larger crankcase diameter, and a good seal between the cylinder hold-down flange and the crankcase.
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Wear it open over your day dresses or tie it at the waist and team it with your plus size plus size maxi skirts.
Moto Indigo denim 3/4 sleeve crop jacket, pounds 42 Brown dip dye maxi skirt, pounds 50 Coral Jamie jeans, pounds 40 Black sheer silk rose print cami by Boutique pounds 40 Knitted crochet tassel gilet, pounds 40 Wine suede fringed jacket, pounds 140 70s denim dungaree bralet pounds 22 Suede tassel jacket pounds 140, dark flared jeans pounds 42, granddad blouse pounds 35 Suede tassel jacket pounds 140, rust and white colour block tee dress pounds 50 Cropped denim jacket pounds 40, granddad blouse pounds 35, sequin hot pants pounds 55 Floral fade bell salved tunic pounds 56 STOCKIST: Topshop MODEL: Rosie Parsons PICTURES: Gavin Trafford Suede tassel jacket pounds 140, denim bralet pounds 22, brown dip dye maxi skirt pounds 50
Undoubtedly though, the freshest maxi skirt look is mixed with a bold pop of colour on an extra-long skirt, paired with a simple T-shirt.
The black plus-size maxi skirt is a new season must have.
They're also great when you want to be casual without resorting to jeans - Floral maxi skirt pounds 8 from Matalan not a bad thing as the weather hots up.
Pair them with like colours for colour blocking, with bright bold colours or prints for colour-clashing or simply team with plus size denim or plus size maxi skirts.
com); Model wears Damsel in a Dress Santorini pleated maxi skirt, pounds 139 (0207 697 2735/www.
Jumpsuit, pounds 65 * Jumpsuit, pounds 60, belt, model's own * Top, pounds 45, maxi skirt, pounds 35 * Vest, pounds 40, skirt, pounds 45, necklace, pounds 20 * Top, pounds 30, shorts, pounds 25, belt, pounds 12
Denim jacket, pounds 16, Primark; purple top, pounds 7 in the sale at Miss Selfridge; scarf, I've had for ages; maxi skirt, pounds 3 in the sale at Miss Selfridge; flip flops, pounds 2, Primark; bangles, a mix from Topshop and Primark; bag, pounds 20, Principles.
ABOVE: Printed maxi skirt, pounds 45; web top, pounds 48; leather gilet, pounds 100 RIGHT: Model on the left: head dress, pounds 15; denim shirt with jewels, pounds 45; leather skirt, pounds 65; girl on right: scarf with studs, pounds 35; shirt, pounds 45; leather shorts pounds 65 ABOVE: Leather jacket, pounds 150; faux fur gilet, pounds 55; snood, pounds 22; lace dress pounds 45; boots, pounds 90 ABOVE: Cape, pounds 75; denim shirt; pounds 32; skirt, pounds 38; tights, pounds 12; boots, pounds 80 gilet, pounds 48
TRY Phase Eight Martina maxi dress, pounds 99; Awear purple printed maxi dress, pounds 60; Dorothy Perkins blue vintage print maxi skirt, pounds 32; M&Co dip dye maxi dress, pounds 45.