Nicole Kidman caused a stir online when she wore a Miu Miu micro skirt on the cover of Vanity Fair’s February 2022 issue.
Speaking in a chat with Baz Luhrmann for Vogue Australia’s June issue, Nicole, 54, revealed she had ‘begged’ magazine stylist Katie Grand to wear the fashion’s pleated drop-waist mini skirt. fashion house.
Nicole explained how another outfit was chosen for her, but she insisted on wearing the number barely there.
Addressing the controversy: Nicole Kidman, 54, revealed she ‘begged’ to wear the viral Miu Miu micro-skirt on the cover of Vanity Fair’s February 2022 issue (pictured) after it caused an online stir
“I was like, ‘No, no, I like this one! Am I allowed to wear it?” she recalled, adding that stylist Katie Grand had to ask her if she was serious.
Nicole continued: ‘Katie was like, ‘Are you ready to wear this?! And I said, “Wear it?! I’m begging you to wear it!” ”
The shortest of Miu Miu’s Micro Mini Skirts costs around US$950 (AUD$1,300) while a longer version can cost around US$1,150 (AU$1,500).
Inflexible: Speaking during a chat with Baz Luhrmann for the June issue of Vogue Australia, Nicole said she had ‘begged’ magazine stylist Katie Grand to wear the house of pleated drop-waist mini skirt couture, after an entirely different outfit was chosen for her.
He has also been featured in Dazed Korea, Elle Korea, Interview Magazine, Vogue Czechoslovkia, and iD mag, among other publications.
The skirt has also been spotted on stars including Emma Corrin and Saweetie, and has been modeled by Zendaya and Hayley Bieber.
It’s also become a social media sensation with drag superstar Bimini Bon Boulash posing upskirt storm on their Instagram story. The set has gone so viral that it even has its own Instagram page – @miumiuset.
Insisting, “I was like, ‘No, no, I like this one! Am I allowed to wear it? “, Nicole recalled, adding that stylist Katie Grand had to ask her if she was serious. She continued, ‘Katie was like, “You ready to wear this?!” And I said, “Wear it? ! I’m begging you to wear it!”
Popular: Apart from the covers of glossy magazines, the skirt was seen on Emma Corrin (right), who wore a leather version for a night out with a friend
Designed by billionaire Miu Miu boss Miuccia Prada, the skirt was recently described by Vogue as a “cheeky schoolgirl design that looks less like a skirt and more like a belt.”
Since debuting in their SS20 show in October in Paris, the skirt has spawned dozens of memes – with one fashion follower joking on Instagram: “I see this Miu Miu skirt more than my own family”.
Data from the global search platform Lyst indicates that demand for mini skirts is at its highest level in three years.
Barely There: Designed by billionaire Miu Miu boss Miuccia Prada, the skirt was recently described by Vogue as a “cheeky schoolgirl design that looks less like a skirt and more like a belt.” A model walks the Miu Miu Spring/Summer 2022 show in Paris
Although widely despised for their grossly unflattering fit, body-hugging skirts made a surprise appearance in Miu Miu’s Spring 2022 showcase in Paris, nearly 20 years since they were last seen on fashion shows. 2000s stars like Paris Hilton and Christina Aguilera.
Powerhouse Prada’s “little sister” brand sent models down the runway in skirts so small they could be mistaken for a belt, with bare midriff belts just below the hip bones.
Micro hemming was also seen on the Versace and D&G SS22 runways.
Model behavior: Hailey Bieber featured the micro skirt in Miu Miu’s January campaign
According to Depop, searches for “Micro Miniskirts” on their platform are up 23.2% year over year.
And the viral set was not missed by the fashion set – with one taking to Twitter to write: “Not a day goes by without seeing the Miu Miu ss22 set…”
Another said: “I take a picture every time I see this Miu Miu set I’m about to give myself liver failure.”
Viral: The skirt has become so popular it’s spawned dozens of memes – with one fashionista joking on Instagram: ‘I see this Miu Miu skirt more than my own family’