The importance of choosing the correct top with your palazzo pants

Sestra Moja Annette silk crepe palazzo pantsPalazzo pants.  Gorgeous, wide, flowy, leg-lengthening trousers, right?  Well, yes, until you pair them with a long top:

Sestra Moja Annette silk crepe palazzo pants shortWay to half the length of your model’s legs, ASOS.  (She can’t quite believe it either – look at her face.)

The moral of this tale?  Wear your top outside your palazzo pants at your peril!

You can buy these Sestra Moja silk pants for £150 at ASOS.


  • April 21, 2011


    Only Marlene Dietrich could wear pants like that!

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