How to Style Ruffle Skirt: 13 Best Outfit Ideas

Sometimes, adding some randomness and asymmetry to your outfit can make you look more stylish. A ruffle skirt can do just that. Similar to other types of skirts, ruffle skirts of different length can be styled quite differently to generate different expressions. Having said that, they are quite easy to pull off. In this blog post, I am going to show you some of the best ruffle skirt outfit ideas. Let’s check them out now.

White Button Up Shirt with Black Maxi Ruffle Skirt


To start off the list, I am going to show you a black and white outfit that is very feminine and pretty easy to pull off. Simply wear a white button up shirt with a black maxi ruffle skirt. Wear black open toe heels to add a touch of elegance to the outfit. You may have noticed that there is a lovely detail in the floral pattern near the shirt’s collar. Sometime, it’s the little detail that can take an outfit to another level.

White Sleeveless Top with Navy Ruffle Skirt

navy ruffle knee length skirt

For those of you that prefer a knee length skirt rather than a maxi one, you may like this outfit. You can simply wear a white sleeveless top with a navy ruffle skirt. Pair them with pale pink heels for this casual and smart look.

Blue and White Striped Ruffle Skirt with White Vest Top

blue and white striped ruffle skirt

For a breezy look that is perfect for a casual hangout on the beach, wear a white vest top with a blue and white vertical striped ruffle skirt. Complete the outfit with camel heeled sandals. To me, wearing a ruffle skirt is most suitable for going to the beach, the park and places like that. I am not saying that a ruffle skirt cannot be wore as a street outfit or a work outfit. I am just saying that the ruffle skirt is at its finest when you are wearing it in the nature.

White Tee with Black Ruffle Mini Skirt

white t shirt black ruffle mini skirt

Here is an outfit that can make you look taller. Wear a white t shirt for the top. Pair it with a high waisted black ruffle mini skirt. The fact that the skirt is high waisted and short can make your legs look much longer. To add some extra elegance to the outfit, wear the black lace up ballet heels.

Black Tulle Ruffle Mini Skirt with Pale Pink Top

black tulle ruffle mini skirt outfit

This is a minimal outfit that is consists of a pale pink top and a black tulle ruffle mini skirt. The skirt is actually quite different from those that have been mentioned earlier. This one is a layered ruffle skirt that is kind of cute. Simple wear black heels to pair with the skirt.

White Shirt with Black and White Ruffle Midi Skirt

black and white ruffle midi skirt

I usually prefer either a maxi dress or a mini dress over a midi dress. But this beautiful midi skirt may have just changed my mind. To style this amazing and breezy black and white plaid ruffle midi skirt, you can wear it with a white button up shirt and black sandals to keep the outfit simple and clean. To add some extra loveliness to outfit, wear a small brown crossbody bag.

White Vest Top with Black Floral Ruffle Midi Skirt

black floral ruffle midi skirt

For a summer refreshing look, wearing some floral usually points you to the right direction. As an example of a summer floral outfit, you can wear a white vest top with a black floral ruffle midi skirt. Wear white open toe heels to complete the outfit. By the way, you may be interested in checking out our blog post in open toe boots too.

Black and White Asymmetric Ruffle Skirt

black and white asymmetric ruffle skirt

Most ruffle skirts are asymmetric, but this one in particular is very obviously asymmetric. It is a black and white ruffle skirt. Sometimes, it is just fun to wear something that unique. The bottom line is that you still have to look good. Wear the skirt with a white form fitting top and black open toe heels. It is a good idea to keep the use of color so simple, otherwise it would have been too busy for the eyes to digest both the untypical cuttings and too many colors.

White and Black Polka Dot Shirt with Plaid Ruffle Maxi Skirt

plaid ruffle maxi skirt

It is always very interesting to me to see how two items with two different patterns can glue together. Seems like the shirt and skirt work pretty work in this case. To achieve this artistic and elegant look, wear a white and black polka dot shirt with a plaid ruffle skirt. The skirt is a such a unique black and white high split maxi skirt. Simple wear red flats with the outfit. For an additional artistic touch, wear the floppy straw hat.

Red Ruffle Skirt with White Off The Shoulder Lace Top

red ruffle skirt white off shoulder lace top

This outfit simply demands a lot of attention. For the top, wear the white off the shoulder lace top. Pair it with a red midi ruffle pencil skirt and nude pointed toe heels.

Green Ruffle Skirt with Pale Pink Vest Top

green ruffle skirt pale pink vest top

If you have kept yourself in a great shape, try this form-fitting outfit to show off your curves. Simply wear a pale pink vest top with a green ruffle skirt and pale pink heeled sandals.

Black Ruffle Mini Skirt with Semi-sheer Top

black ruffle mini skirt semi sheer top

As a more classy outfit that you can wear to work, wear a black top with a sheer overlay for the top. For the bottom, wear a black ruffle mini skirt and black heeled sandals.

Grey Ruffle Skirt with Grey Sweater

grey wool ruffle skirt knit sweater

This is a two-piece set that consists of a grey top and a grey knee length grey ruffle skirt. Wear boho style heeled sandals to complete this outfit. It is perfect to wear to work unless you are required to dress business formal in your outfit.

I hope that you enjoy these ruffle skirt outfit ideas. I found them very interesting when I was writing about it. Let’s just go ahead and try some of the outfits on and see how they fit you.