17 Aug '15, 4pm

(Karen Cheng) Trying Out Culottes @karencheng #perthfashion #perth

(Karen Cheng) Trying Out Culottes @karencheng #perthfashion #perth

Today I’m road testing these Pin Stripe Culottes from Hello Parry ! They look quite cute right? So… do you like culottes? Big, baggy, mumsy shorts? I’ve been a bit undecided. It’s a tricky trend. Everyone seems to be scared or reluctant to wear one. Did you know culottes were originally Frenchmen’s knickers? They were baggy knee trousers tucked into knee-high socks hehe! Well since then, they have been around the fashion circuit a few times, and now they’re the hottest silhouette trend for this new season . I haven’t been too keen that culottes are a midi length (ending at my calves) which usually makes me look short, truncated and like I accidentally wore my son’s pants. I also didn’t like the voluminous silhouette, because that style usually works against my short, petite body shape (read: makes me look fat). Plus I had a fear that culottes would make me look like clown ...

Full article: http://www.karencheng.com.au/2015/08/18/trying-out-culottes/

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