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May 13, 2024

Kids' Skorts - The New Must-Have for Summer Adventures

We've got the scoop on the ultimate summer staple that's making a massive comeback - Skorts! Those quirky, cute combos of skirts and shorts are full of comfy chic for the kiddos this summer. And before you ask, no, these aren't your grandma's skorts. We're talking about a stylish, must-have piece for every adventure-seeking, style-savvy youngster out there. Ready to find out why skorts are the secret ingredient to a perfect summer wardrobe? Let's get started!

What is the Purpose of Skorts?

Originally made so women could move freely and still look girly while playing sports, skorts have jumped into kids' clothes, too, adding fun, flair, and function. No matter if they're spinning at a party, mastering the monkey bars, or running fast in tag, skorts help your kids stay stylish without slowing them down. They combine the look of a skirt with the practicality of shorts, making them perfect for any activity.

What is the Difference Between Shorts and Skorts?

Here's where it gets interesting. Shorts are the go-to for comfort and ease – they're straightforward, and they get the job done. Skorts, on the other hand, are a clever mix. Externally, they flaunt the charm of a skirt. But hidden underneath? A pair of cozy shorts ready to take on any adventure. It's the ultimate fashion hack for parents and kids alike.

When Can You Wear a Skort?

The correct answer? Anytime and anywhere! Skorts are as versatile as they come. From birthday bashes to casual playdates, from family picnics to school events – skorts blend in seamlessly. Their adaptability makes them a wardrobe essential, transitioning smoothly from event to event, ensuring your kiddo is always the best-dressed attendee, no matter the occasion.

Are Skorts in Style Now?

Absolutely! Skorts have made a fashionable return, taking over kids' fashion with a storm of sparkle, patterns, and colors. They are the trendsetters' choice for a modern twist on everyday wear. Designers have been playing around with fabrics, prints, and embellishments to bring skorts back into the limelight, and the results are nothing short of fabulous.

Must-Have Skorts from Lola and the Boys

If you’re looking for clothes that are both fun and comfortable for your kid this summer, you're in the right place. These skorts are just what every active and stylish child needs.

Check out our Paillette Metallic Skort, a stunning evolution of our classic metallic skort, now with an added layer of paillette for that extra dazzle. This gorgeous piece is true to its size, ensuring a perfect fit for every little fashionista. With built-in shorts, this skort is designed for endless play without compromising on style. Its unique blend of comfort and glamor makes it an absolute must-have, allowing kids to move freely while looking their sparkly best.

On the other hand, the Sunset Crystal Skort takes the spotlight as our top-seller, now available in mesmerizing ombré colors adorned with crystals. Its eye-catching design captures the essence of summer fun and is perfect for those who love to stand out. The thoughtful inclusion of built-in shorts means that kids can enjoy all their favorite activities with ease, all while shining like the stars they are.

Kids’ Skort Style Guide For a Stylish Summer

Skorts for kids are versatile pieces that offer both fashion and functionality. Here are some styling tips to make the most of these versatile pieces:

  1. Pair with a cute top: Match the Paillette Metallic Skort or Sunset Crystal Skort with a fun graphic tee for a casual look, or a fancy blouse for special occasions. This mix will keep your child looking stylish and feeling comfortable.
  2. Add some sparkle: Some skorts come with their own dazzle, so why not add a little more? Choose accessories like glittery shoes or a shiny hairband to complement the skort's sparkle.
  3. Layer it up: For cooler days, layering is key. A denim jacket or a cozy cardigan over the skort outfit will keep your child warm while still showing off their fashionable skort.
  4. Choose comfortable footwear: Whether it’s sneakers for a day at the park or sandals for a summer party, make sure the footwear is as comfortable and stylish as the skort. It completes the look and keeps those little feet ready for adventure.

These tips will help your child rock their skorts with confidence, blending comfort with unbeatable style!

Cool Summer Outfits from Lola and the Boys

This summer, Lola and the Boys is all about fun, comfort, and style! While you already know our skorts are a must-have, we've got an entire range of trendy outfits for kids that are perfect for every summer adventure. Here's a peek at some of our favorites:

  • Dresses: Brighten up summer parties or playdates with our vibrant dresses. Choose a dress like the Rainbow Sequin Dress for a splash of color and sparkle. The lightweight fabric ensures your little one stays cool under the sun.
  • Sets: Get ready in no time with our stylish matching sets. The Unicorn Athletic Set is perfect for a day out, combining convenience with fun fashion. It's easy to mix and match with other pieces for endless outfit possibilities.
  • Swimwear: Hit the pool with our fantastic swimwear options. Our Paillette Mermaid Swimsuit makes any swim extra magical, perfect for poolside adventures. The quick-dry material means more time playing and less time waiting.
  • Tees/Tops: Stay cool and comfy with our tees and tops. The Space Shark Camo Tee brings a touch of the cosmos and the thrill of sharks to everyday wear, ideal for those hot summer days. Its soft material feels gentle against the skin, ensuring all-day comfort.
  • Lounge Wear: Relax in our cozy loungewear. The Rainbow Feather Lounge Set is perfect for lazy days or chilling out in the evening, keeping comfort and style at the forefront. The vibrant colors stay bright wash after wash, making every night colorful.
  • Outerwear: Keep the evening chill at bay with our outerwear. The Glitter Bomber Jacket adds a layer of warmth and a dash of dazzle to any outfit. Its versatile design pairs well with jeans or dresses, making it a wardrobe staple.

Lola and the Boys doesn't just stop at skorts; our summer collection is filled with everything your kids need to stay comfy, look cool, and feel great this season. From head to toe, we've got their summer style covered. Shop now and make this summer unforgettable with outfits they'll love to wear!

Final Thoughts

Skorts are clearly taking center stage in kids' summer fashion, offering an unbeatable mix of flair and functionality. They provide the freedom for all kinds of play and keep your youngsters looking stylish throughout their summer adventures. With a variety of designs to choose from, finding the perfect skort for your child's wardrobe has never been easier. Ensure your little ones are both comfortable and fashionable this season by adding these versatile pieces to their collection.