How To Pull Off Culottes: 5 Fall 2014 Ideas


Effortlessly cool, comfortable and work-appropriate, we think culottes are a trend worth investing in this year. If you’re still a bit unsure of how to rock them, take cues from designers’ fall 2014 collections.

Embrace Texture

Look for culottes in sumptuous leather or suede and pair with luxe knits for a cool textural contrast. Photo: Derek Lam, Fall 2014. Getty Images.

Pick One Color

For modern, sophisticated look that's unbelievably flattering, stick to one solid color from head to toe. Photo: Yigal Azrouel, Fall 2014. Getty Images.

Pair With A Crop Top

Don't hide your shape! Flash a bit of toned tummy in a cropped tank top or sweater for a more youthful look. Photo: Dion Lee, Fall 2014. Getty Images.

Go For Low-Key Shoes

Convey a sense of laid back cool by ditching fussy heels in favor of flat sandals or menswear-inspired shoes. Photo: Helmut Lang, Fall 2014. Getty Images.

Wear Them At Night

For a glam alternative to an LBD, rock a pair of silk or satin culottes with a slinky top and bold lipstick. Photo: Tibi, Fall 2014. Getty Images.