The mullet is back in fashion (but don"t worry – this time it"s on hemlines, not hair)


The mullet is back in fashion (but don"t worry – this time it"s on hemlines, not hair)

The mullet is back in fashion (but don”t worry – this time it”s on hemlines, not hair)Thanks to Stella McCartney, dresses and skirts that are short at the front and long at the back are one of the season”s hottest trends.

8:31 AM on 15th July 2011

Hailee Steinfeld Stella McCartney

High-low fashion: Hailee Steinfeld at the Met Gala in a bronze Stella McCartney creation (left) and the designer herself (right) at the same event in a similar mullet-hem dress from her own label

Kesha at Billboard Awards Diane Kruger Emma Stone

Mullet revival: Kesha in a dubious gown by Jad Ghanour for the Billboard Awards in May (left) while Diane Kruger (centre) and Emma Stone (right) had better luck with asymmetric hemlines in Chanel

Rachel McAdams in Cannes Miranda Kerr at Met Gala Lady Gaga at CFDA Awards

On trend: Rachel Mcadams (left) and Miranda Kerr (centre) in Marchesa and Lady Gaga in Thierry Mugler (right)

Celebrity favourite: Last year a lingerie-inspired Julien Macdonald gown proved a particularly big hit with the stars when Cheryl Cole (left), Cher (centre) and Tamara Ecclestone (right) were all spotted wearing itCherCelebrity favourite: Last year a lingerie-inspired Julien Macdonald gown proved a particularly big hit with the stars when Cheryl Cole (left), Cher (centre) and Tamara Ecclestone (right) were all spotted wearing it

Celebrity favourite: Last year a lingerie-inspired Julien Macdonald gown proved a particularly big hit with the stars when Cheryl Cole (left), Cher (centre) and Tamara Ecclestone (right) were all spotted wearing it

Mullet dress Mullet dress Mullet dress

Get the look: Orange dress, $100, Topshop.com (left), Diane von Furstenberg Flor printed dress, $500, net-a-porter.com (centre) and Rare black chiffon bandeau dress, $130, topshop.com (right)