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Culotte: So is the pants skirt of every woman

The lace-up blouse brings the culotte through its short, boxy cut to full advantage. The delicate colors of the coat and accessories liven up the cool gray and white.
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  1. Plus: how to combine the new trend trousers
  2. What is a culotte?
  3. The most beautiful outfit ideas for the culotte

Plus: how to combine the new trend trousers

Almost like a pants skirt looks the latest trouser trend: at least over-knee, wide cut and megalässig! We show how to combine the culotte the most beautiful.

Cool, cooler, culottes! The wide, calf-length pants are now an absolute must-have and the it-piece for hot days. Because whether plain or wild patterned, they really suit every occasion. They are best paired with light boyfriend blazers, delicate blouses, tough shirts or casual oversize sweaters. If you like it more sensual, wear a boxy cropped top . The biggest asset of culotte: It flatters the leg through the wide cut. Styling tip: Narrow tops ensure the right balance in the look. Beginners wear flat sandals, but be careful with strong calves and restraints: The cut can be wrong combined visually shorten the legs - smaller women should therefore always wear heels.

What is a culotte?

Known in the 17th and 18th centuries as men's knickerbockers. The term derives from the French cul (German: butt). The culotte, as well as women in the men's saddle, was able to develop into a tight trousers skirt with swinging hem and wide trouser legs. Today, the Culotte sees itself as wide pants in calf length and as an absolute trend part for women.

The most beautiful outfit ideas for the culotte

The high-cut culotte goes well with the Rolli-West combination. Their graphic cut makes the look look almost sculptural. Extraordinary highlights: the patterned accessories.

Stylish break with this street style look: a college jacket and sneaker are great contrasts to the sequin culotte - both to each other and to the trouser trend. The jacket is responsible for the casual touch. You like it more elegant? High shoes make for even more glamor.

The abstract patterned oversize blazer and the pretty accessories provide modernity and the style icing on the cake in the pure combination of black culotte and top.

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