A micro-miniskirt or microskirt is a miniskirt with its hemline at the upper thigh. Short skirts have existed for a long time, though they were generally not called "mini" or became a fashion trend until the s.
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Recent searches:. Archived from the original on 27 November From the s, many women began to incorporate the miniskirt into their business attire, a trend which grew during the remainder of the century.
The style came into prominence when Jean Shrimpton wore a short white shift dress , made by Colin Rolfe, on 30 October at Derby Day, first day of the annual Melbourne Cup Carnival in Australia, where it caused a sensation. However, in the s the mini had been regarded as a symbol of liberation, and it was worn by some, such as Germaine Greer and, in the following decade, Gloria Steinem. Page 1 of 3.