Each season sees new silhouettes take centre stage and this spring it’s all about chic culottes. They’re without a doubt the new shorts shapes to be seen in this season. They’re billed as elegant and ladylike, and this season’s culottes are perfect for making the ultimate style statement. Wear them with anything from slinky camis to collared blouses. This spring, culottes range from tailored varieties to billowing, voluminous designs. Get a hold of the new shorts shape for the season and take a look these chic culottes.
1 Topshop Pleat Front Culottes
Chic culottes can be a classic wardrobe staple. These ivory culottes from Topshop would make a stylish addition to your spring wardrobes. They have a classic design with soft pleated details to the front. Wear them with slinky pastel tops and sandals for a chic springtime look.
2 See by Chloé Denim Culottes
Denim is year-round favourite and these denim culottes are a great way to wear the trend for spring. Work a retro nautical-inspired look and team some denim culottes with a striped top and canvas trainers. These See By Chloé culottes are pretty pricey but check out stores like ASOS and Topshop for affordable alternatives.
3 Labour of Love Loose Culottes
Drapey, voluminous culottes are a great alternative to the midi skirt this spring. Plus they have the added bonus of not blowing up in sudden gusts of wind. Loose culottes are a softer take on the trend and look great teamed with fitted tops and strappy sandals. These culottes by Labour of Love have a fitted, gathered waist and feature a concealed zip fastening.
4 Vionnet Leather Culottes
These culottes by Vionnet combine a few of the hottest trends right now. They’re crafted from leather, come in a pastel hue, and are designed in the must-have shape of the season. Put together a signature spring outfit and team these culottes with a cream singlet and strappy heels. At over $2000, however, they’ll definitely break the bank.
5 Boohoo Floral Culottes
Springtime always calls for some florals. These silky culottes from Boohoo would make a fresh addition to your wardrobes and feature an all-over blue floral print. Wear them with a strappy top, cropped denim jacket and chunky heels for a fresh daytime look.
6 Topshop Intricate Floral Culottes
These Topshop culottes feature an almost Baroque-inspired floral print. They come in a knee-length design with pockets to the sides. Dress them up with a slinky black singlet, plenty of statement jewellery, and strappy heels for a chic party outfit.
7 River Island Belted Culottes
Simple, knee-length culottes are a versatile addition to any wardrobe. These culottes from River Island come in a basic black colour and have a tailored finish. The chain link belt adds a bit of extra detail to the design. These culottes would look smart and stylish teamed with a crisp white shirt and patent heels or pointed flats.
8 Tibi ‘Agathe’ Culottes
Make a statement in a pair of beautifully constructed culottes. These culottes by Tibi come in a soft blush hue and feature dramatic pleat details. Monochrome outfits will be big this spring and these culottes would look great paired with a matching blush top and heels.
9 Miguelina Broderie Anglaise Culottes
These broderie anglaise cotton culottes by Miguelina would be perfect for pulling off light and airy spring looks. They have a stretchy elastic waistband and come in a loose fit. Team them with structured pastel tops and tan sandals for an effortlessly stylish daytime outfit.
Culottes ruled the runways and they’re set to rule your wardrobes this spring. What do you think of this trend? How would you style these culottes for spring?