Cargo everything is in style for 2023 here’s how to keep the utilitarian trend going for Spring &Summer
Cargo shorts, skirts and skorts are in style for 2023 and a great way to keep wearing the cargo trend through Spring and Summer. Longer cargo pants were my go to for Fall & Winter but now things are heating up I’m ready to make the switch to shorter styles like cargo mini skirts and women’s cargo shorts. 90’s style skirts are back from denim maxi’s to pleated styles to cargo skirts as seen on the runways at Miu Miu, Rokh and Sacai. Here’s the styles trending now and how to style them for all seasons.
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Why are cargo shorts so popular
One of the reasons womens cargo shorts are so popular is because they’re so versatile. From satin to leather iterations in every color and length it’s easy to find a dressy or casual to style. Plus, all of the pockets! You know how much I love pockets in everything!
If you’re not a lover of baggy clothes, cargo mini skirts tend to be a little sexier and show more skin so consider them instead. There are also so many styles, materials and colors that it’s easy to find a style that suits your personal aesthetic.
Are cargo shorts in style for 2023
Yes, cargo shorts and everything cargo is in style and a major fashion trend for 2023. Then they were seen all over the streets at Paris Fashion Week Fall Winter 2023 2024. From tan leather styles on Paula Alberdi to black cargo shorts on Xenia Adonts. This trend’s set to continue for the rest of the year.
Are cargo skirts in style for 2023
Yes, in 2022 Kendall Jenner and Bella Hadid were both seen wearing cargo skirts.
While the resurgence of the ’90s trend started last year, experts predict it will be one of the skirt trends to embrace in 2023. According to Daily Times, online searches for “cargo skirt” in the U.S. in January 2023 increased by 123% over the previous month.Glam
The best of the cargo skirt and shorts trend
Minis, midi’s and maxi’s are all in style so find a style that works for you and with your wardrobe. The color really doesn’t matter, go for what you’ll wear the most. Whether that’s a classic black cargo skirt, earthy tones like khaki, beige or green, trending denim, or something more vibrant and head turning.
If you’re wanting a micro-mini, consider womens cargo shorts or skorts instead as a more practical, less risky way to wear this trend. For a more glam option, consider something satin or silk.
White cargo mini skirt
White minis look bright and fresh for Summer and the neutral color is easy to coordinate and create outfits with.
Women’s cargo shorts
Cute, practical and comfortable this pair of cargo shorts will end up on repeat. Less baggy and more flattering than a lot of women’s cargo shorts with their nipped waistline and streamline silhouette.
Mini Denim Cargo Skirt
The giant pockets on this style are so practical and it’s a versatile neutral than can be styled so many ways and dressed up or down.
Khaki Denim Cargo Skirt
A classic color and style, this mini skirt’s one of the more affordable styles on here and works well for Spring, Summer and Fall. Just add white sneakers and a white tank or layer with a matching cargo jacket.
Statement Mini Skirt
If your styles a little more feminine and structured than cargo skirts tend to be this one’s for you.
Denim Cargo Shorts
Denim is a massive fashion trend for 2023 so why not combine both the womens cargo shorts and denim trend with these denim shorts. They’re also under $150 so an affordable way to wear the trend.
Best for Budget Cargo Shorts
Khaki cargo shorts are a classic style and these shorter length ones keep them more fashion and less going camping. They’re also under $70!
Shop the cargo short and skirt trend
Here’s the cargo mini, midi and maxis, shorts and skorts that made their way to the top of the list to wear this trend right now. From designers like Miu Miu to affordable styles from Superdown, there’s a style for everyone to embrace this trend:
How to style cargo shorts and skirts
Cargo shorts are in style for 2023 but a lot of it comes down to how you style them and the styles you choose. Take some style inspiration from these outfit ideas to keep the look fashion rather than ready to go hiking. Nothing wrong with that, but that’s another look entirely.
1. Edgy cargo skirt outfit | Leather on Leather
Go for leather on leather with a leather cargo skirt or womens cargo shorts and a matching leather jacket with platform heels or loafers.
2. Transitional season style
Style your black cargo skirt with black knee high boots and a crop top or white t-shirt. Add a bomber jacket, blazer or leather moto jacket for extra warmth.
3. Smart casual cargo skirt outfit
A white skirt with a button down shirt looks fresh for summer 2023.
4. Head to toe denim cargo skirt outfit
Take outfit inspiration from Miu Miu in head to toe denim. Think matching cargo skirt + cargo bralette + cargo jacket for an on trend look for 2023. Add over the knee boots for Winter or strappy sandals or mules for Summer.
5. Flaunt it
Dare to bare in a micro mini and matching bralette top. This outfit combo was big on the fashion set attending Paris Fashion Week Fall Winter 2023 2024.
6. Layer up
Create a monochromatic look with a cargo skirt and coordinating top and blazer.
7. Cargo skirt + crop sweater + white sneakers
Looks a little preppy, a little retro and very much like you know what’s going on in the world of fashion.
8. Effortless casual
Styled simply with a fitted tank top to balance proportions and play into the 90’s – Y2K aesthetic.
Am I wearing this 2023 skirt trend? Let’s see…
More womens 2023 fashion trends to try
From pants to skirts, here’s some trends to try this year: