Thursday, 7 August 2014

Culottes and Curves

Culottes have become a popular fashion trend this summer and I decided to venture in and try them out. What I like most about Culottes is that they are in between a short and a skirt which makes them a hell of a lot more comfy during the summer time when chafing can be at it's worse especially if you can get hold of a jersey or cotton pair. The ones I am wearing below are New Look, I went for a size 22 but to be honest in hindsight a 24 would have been a much better fit and a little less clingy around the tummy area. I paired the shorts with a vest top and a leather jacket (jacket was a mistake - far too hot!) and my gorgeous bag from Camden Town, be sure to check these guys out they are a online store where indie designers and sell some really cool clothes jewelry and bags.
So am I Culottes covert? The answer is yes, if you are after comfort and style these are perfect and get a 10/10 from me. 

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What I am wearing:

Printed Culottes - c/o New Look Inspire
Black Vest top - Primark
Leather Jacket - Simply Be 
Bag - Camden Town 

8 comments:

  1. How amazing is that bag! & I love the skirt! Bloody beautiful xx

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  2. Callie you are suuuuuuch a babe girl!!!!!!! Looking amaaaaaaaaze!!!!!! <3<3<3<3<3

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  3. They look amazing on you! You know if you take of one "T" from Culottes is Culotes in spanish and that means like Big ASSES! haha. :D

    -Valeria Mary J. ♥
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  4. Helen Stenson8 August 2014 01:09

    Looking gorgeous! I'm always scared to attempt culottes because whenever i wore them as a youngster (i had this matching suit in like 1995) they'd ride up in between my legs!! I've checked out the Camden town site too, love the stag satchel!! xxx

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  5. Totally rockin' that outfit ! You look gorgeous, as always x
    (Is it wrong to laugh just picturing how english speakers would pronounce Culottes ? haha)

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  6. Ooooohh. I didn't know that's how the were called. I been wearing them all summer, they're so comfy! x

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  7. The Fashion Sailor10 August 2014 14:12

    Love this look, you look stunning!

    xx

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