I’m sure you are wondering why “Skater”…” Are we going skating? Trust me; your guess is just as good as mine. They are referred to as Skater dresses simply because they are similar to the dresses that figure skaters wear. Figure Skaters are people who engage in Figure skating: this is one of the most popular sports in the world, where individuals, duos, or groups perform on figure skates.
Skating in the 19th century, 1862 lithograph
Unleash that femininity with a Skater dress. This style dates back to the 80’s; a dress is referred to as a Skater when it’s with a gathered-in waist which flares out over the hips and thighs.
It is a wardrobe staple, spotted in trendy fashion scenes; the style flatters your figure, and can be accessorized in numerous ways….You can layer it up with a blazer to work, to give that professional look, style with a skinny-belt to give that demure look, Throw on a piece of Peter-pan or chunky neckwear, with shoes to match… We can go on and on…..the list is endless with this mega hot style.