The word culotte describes both the lingerie and a pair of wide pants that may look also like a skirt. In Italian culotte is called “gonna pantalone = skirt pants”. The shape of the culotte is basically a pair of mid-length wide-leg pants. The
For those of you who are 40 years old now, for sure would remember our mothers wearing the culottes . To me the culotte icons are the Charlie’s Angels.
The culotte has been identified as trendy garment during the summer 14 but it is still very trendy of this fall/winter season.
I would suggest to match the culotte with a romantic blouse maybe with a knot or with a soft cashmere sweater. I would not wear them with a jacket or blazer.
Should you want to recreate a 70’s style just wear the culotte with a blouse and a pair of knee-length brown boots.
Armani Collezioni: Pleated Culotte Pants
BCBG: Runway Adyson culotte
Isabel Marant : Cropped wool-twill wide-leg pants
Marni: Cropped wool-twill wide-leg pants
Michael Kors: Wool Flannel Pleat-Front Culottes
Philosophy: Pleated crepe wide-leg culottes
Tome: Wide-Leg Culottes
Topshop: Pleated herringbone twill culottes
Tory Burch: Fern stretch-wool crepe culottes
Last year Victoria Beckham was already wearing culotte during the New York Fashion Week.