The Modern Mini

Felder Felder Rock Print Silk Joy Skirt, £400, avenue32.com
 Simone Rocha mirrored mini, £685, Browns Fashion
Love Moschino Leopard print sequin skirt, WAS £200 NOW £160, House of Fraser
Lace skirt with zip pockets, £19.99, HM.com
Vila Eastern Mini Skirt, £35, Republic
Goat Pretty mini skirt, £270, Matches
Co-Ord fluro boucle skirt, £45, Topshop
Edie skirt, £99, Hobbs
Leather Effect Skater Skirt, £39, Miss Selfridge
Stretch Mini Skirt, £19.90, Uniqlo
SEE BY CHLOÉ Plaid wool and cotton-blend mini, WAS£370 NOW £166.50, theoutnet.com
YMC Hand embroidered marble zip skirt, £220, mywardrobe.com
Black tapestry floral print skater skirt, £18, Riverisland.com
Detailed mini skirt, £50, Miss Selfridge (coming soon)
Silver texture Pelmet Skirt, £32, Topshop
Raoul Checked mini bell skirt, £190, Matchesfashion.com
Opening Ceremony Lurex boucle mini-skirt, £258, Matchesfashion.com
Faux leather biker mini, £45 Oasis
MSP Mini SKirt, £209, fatfetch.com
Bright pink waist trim mini, £14.99, H&M
Felder Felder Rock Print Silk Joy Skirt, £400, avenue32.com  Simone Rocha mirrored mini, £685, Browns Fashion Love Moschino Leopard print sequin skirt, WAS £200 NOW £160, House of Fraser Lace skirt with zip pockets, £19.99, HM.com Vila Eastern Mini Skirt, £35, Republic Goat Pretty mini skirt, £270, Matches Co-Ord fluro boucle skirt, £45, Topshop Edie skirt, £99, Hobbs Leather Effect Skater Skirt, £39, Miss Selfridge Stretch Mini Skirt, £19.90, Uniqlo SEE BY CHLOÉ Plaid wool and cotton-blend mini, WAS£370 NOW £166.50, theoutnet.com YMC Hand embroidered marble zip skirt, £220, mywardrobe.com Black tapestry floral print skater skirt, £18, Riverisland.com Detailed mini skirt, £50, Miss Selfridge (coming soon) Silver texture Pelmet Skirt, £32, Topshop Raoul Checked mini bell skirt, £190, Matchesfashion.com Opening Ceremony Lurex boucle mini-skirt, £258, Matchesfashion.com Faux leather biker mini, £45 Oasis MSP Mini SKirt, £209, fatfetch.com Bright pink waist trim mini, £14.99, H&M
By Amy Hopkinson September 28, 2012
Felder Felder Rock Print Silk Joy Skirt, £400, avenue32.com
Simone Rocha mirrored mini, £685, Browns Fashion
Love Moschino Leopard print sequin skirt, WAS £200 NOW £160, House of Fraser
Lace skirt with zip pockets, £19.99, HM.com
Vila Eastern Mini Skirt, £35, Republic
Goat Pretty mini skirt, £270, Matches
Co-Ord fluro boucle skirt, £45, Topshop
Edie skirt, £99, Hobbs
Leather Effect Skater Skirt, £39, Miss Selfridge
Stretch Mini Skirt, £19.90, Uniqlo
SEE BY CHLOÉ Plaid wool and cotton-blend mini, WAS£370 NOW £166.50, theoutnet.com
YMC Hand embroidered marble zip skirt, £220, mywardrobe.com
Black tapestry floral print skater skirt, £18, Riverisland.com
Detailed mini skirt, £50, Miss Selfridge (coming soon)
Silver texture Pelmet Skirt, £32, Topshop
Raoul Checked mini bell skirt, £190, Matchesfashion.com
Opening Ceremony Lurex boucle mini-skirt, £258, Matchesfashion.com
Faux leather biker mini, £45 Oasis
MSP Mini SKirt, £209, fatfetch.com
Bright pink waist trim mini, £14.99, H&M
This time of year is undoubtedly the biggest headache. We're neither ready to embrace full on winter, nor brave enough (read mad as you will) to go bared legged; it’s somewhat of a style conundrum. However this is fashion and fashion is yet to let us down...Say hi to the modern mini! Making a comeback this season, the mini is 2012's answer to mid-season dressing. Revamped since its sixties heyday with brocade, buckles and embroidery it's ready to rule the fashion roost. And, it solves the mid-season dressing woe we've addressed above: those courageous enough can team with ankle socks and brogues for boyish cool, and those who aren’t can revert back to the winter staple (60-denier tights). Fashion no brainer? We thought so too, so we’ve rounded up the top modern minis below…
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