Skirt is the lower covering part of a dress. It basically start from waist downward and length varies accordingly. A loose edging to any part of a dress , named as Skirt. Border; edge; margin; extreme part of anything are sometime called as Skirt. It is a cover on starting legs.Skirts came into prominence when Jean Shrimpton wore a short white shift dress, made by Colin Rolfe, on 30 October 1965 at Derby Day.Jan

Most skirts are self-standing garments, but some skirt-looking panels may be part of another garment such as shorts, and swimsuits.

Skirts are still worn by men and women from many cultures, such as the Lungi , Lehnga, Kanga and Sarong worn in South Asia. the cut of women’s dresses in western culture varied more widely than in any other century.