Culottes are the perfect transition pants. They certainly make for a stylish trend. Here are our top choices in culottes for winter this 2017!
As temperatures remain low and spring is still some time away, we want to give you the happy in-between not-so-pant pants. Culottes have been on the trend chart for a while now but how many of you honestly make it a part of your wardrobe! We know the answer is 50-50 and that is exactly why we think culottes for winter is a great idea. Designers and brands have a wide variety of prints and patterns, textures and embroideries in cozy winter fabrics for us to choose from. So we wanted to give you our shopping ideas to pull off that culotte in style.
15 Best Culottes For Winter 2017 | Shopping Ideas
1. Culottes with Chic Details
Attention to detail? You got that right! Choose clean-cut fashion culottes with nautical details, button or zipper details. They are great for a casual day out with a stripped tee or a clean while shirt, layered with a long jacket. You can also choose patchwork or applique embellishments.
2. White Culottes
White trousers bring a lot of class. Though is a ‘hard to maintain color’, one must agree they make for a strong statement. Team up a pair like this with complimenting colors and great nude-colored heels. Perfect for lunches and day-dates.
3. Lace Culottes
Lace up to feel pretty. Its personally my favorite fabric as it can make you feel both delicate as well as powerful. Team up your women’s culottes in lace with a delicate blouse, but also throw on your casual side by teaming it up with white sneakers.
4. Leather Culottes
Feeling a bit Moto? These culotte trousers are not for the faint at heart! But if you love functional metal details and leather, you can still dress the culottes up with feminine tee or tops. Perhaps wear boots that give it more character?
5. Patterned Culottes
The bold stripes of these casual culottes are easy to dress up or down with. They are fun enough to wear for a day out, but go easily dressed up with a pair of heels. Perfect for a shopping trip or going out for coffee with friends.
6. Pleated Culottes
Add some pleats to your pants collection. These wide-leg culottes create movement with every stride. Get a bit classy for beauty to show its true nature, and wear it to dates, office parties and whenever you wanna look polished!
7. Silk Culottes
Luxurious silk has a flattering look. Compliment the ever perfect black with just about anything and it will make you look and feel fabulous.
8. Rich Patterned Culottes
Subtle pink and gold for a night out ? Or makes pants fit for a wedding party.. Team it up with a matching top or tone it down with tonal colored layers.
9. Classic Brown Culottes
Think brown is boring, think again. These classic clean pants can be worn with almost anything.
10. Denim Culottes
Winter favorites are dark denims. With very less to no color fade they can be worn casually or dressed up a bit yet feeling all the comfort of denim. These would be perfect for casual outings or college.
11. Tweed Culottes
Tweed fits in so well as work wear. Keeping you cozy during the cold and also giving a lot of texture, breaking off from the usual.
12. Metallic Culottes
Could work great as a bit of both, day wear turned into night. Keep the outfit work friendly and add on big earnings and heels for the night. Pair these winter culottes with sweater, crop jacket or a simple blouse.
13. Textured Leather Culottes
Textured leather is it’s own statement in itself. Make sure your dress these culotte pants up with mildly detailed tops and nothing over bearing.
Grained Leather Culottes($789)
14. Embroidered Velvet Culottes
Velvet is a trend we love and combined with beautiful detailing is something we love a lot more. Give these winter culottes the spotlight, it says it all.
15. Striped Culottes
Horizontal stripes are not for everyone. But they are complimenting in their own ways. Keep the attire light and trendy, add a long jacket to the break the illusion of curves.
Hope this post gave you all some tips on how to wear the many culottes for winter. Let me know how you like to style your winter culottes this season in the comments below… Until then, cya.
Kruthika Ravi is a freelance writer at ShilpaAhuja.com. She is a fashion design graduate from Pearl Academy of Fashion, and also the recipient of their award for ‘Best Design Collection’ in 2012. Her work focuses on fashion merchandising, and writing articles for fashion shopping ideas and basic style tips. She an imaginator based in Chennai, India. A fashion design major, she explores her thoughts through art, design and words. She enjoys traveling to explore, loves animals and novels are her best friends. For comments and questions, please email [email protected]