How To Wear A Tulle Skirt Without Ballet Slippers And A Leotard

November 10, 2009 by SheFindsBlythe
shefinds | Shop

With only three weeks left until Thanksgiving, the holiday invites may have started to pour in…which means lots of confusing party dress code suggestions and even more shopping to be done. We’ve got plenty of tips for suitable dressy ensembles in our festive attire guide, but for a quick, merry-making look you’ll love, here’s how to wear a tulle skirt, in the fun, holiday fiesta, non-miniature ballerina way.

No need to be scared of a little pouf, a holiday party is one occasion when it’s perfectly acceptable to wear an ultra-girly, frilly tulle skirt, but we’ll stick with a sophisticated black. For equally mirthful additions, try a silk top in an ivory tone with a glitzy metallic clutch. We suggest avoiding skirt-stocking clash and choosing simple, black opaque tights and finally, some elegant pumps, like Stuart Weitzman’s timeless design. Glittery jewelry is welcome but not required.

robert rodriguez tulle skirt

Robert Rodriguez Paulina Layered Ruffle Skirt, $237

theory silk tank

Theory Stretch Silk Tank, $170

lauren merkin diana bubble clutch

Lauren Merkin Diana Bubble Clutch, $195

dkny opaque coverage tights

DKNY Opaque Coverage Tights, $13.50

stuart weitzman dance platforms

Stuart Weitzman Dance Platform Pumps with Tapered Toe, $208

And don’t forget, getting ready to primp and party is so much easier with the help of our guides to the best in cocktail dresses, party shoes and evening bags.

From Our Partners

Learn more about RevenueStripe...

From Our Partners

Learn more about RevenueStripe...


This Cozy Sweater *Literally* Has Thousands Of Rave Reviews At Everlane

January 14, 2019 by Jessica Harrington
We want every color!


Celebrities Swear By These Super Slimming Leggings From Old Navy--& They're Only $32!

January 14, 2019 by Jessica Harrington
They're so affordable!


This Coat Is SO Flattering, No One Will Believe It Was Under $50!

January 13, 2019 by Jessica Harrington
We want one in every color!


You Need To Buy This $35 Jacket From Zara Before The Price Goes Back Up!

January 12, 2019 by Jessica Harrington
It's so chic!


We Never Expected To See Boots Like THIS But Now They’re A Huge Winter Trend

January 9, 2019 by Jessica Harrington
This is so new!


Once And For All, These Are The Best Bras To Buy If You Have Big Boobs

January 9, 2019 by Emily Belfiore
You're welcome in advanced!


Coach Is Having A 50% Off Sale Right Now--They're Practically Giving Away Free Bags!

January 5, 2019 by Jessica Harrington
These deals are too good!


This Trend Will Be EVERYWHERE in 2019--Just Wait & See!

January 5, 2019 by Jessica Harrington
We already love it!


Once And For All, These Are The Best Slimming Leggings Under $20 From Amazon

January 3, 2019 by Jessica Harrington
They're top rated!


5 Boot Trends Everyone Will Be Wearing In Winter 2019, According To Our Editors

December 30, 2018 by SHEfinds Editors
Add them to your cart ASAP!