Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Sassy Shorts & Giveaway!

Darlings, check out these Fall 2010 runway inspirations, then channel the look right now with CC’s shopping suggestions: shorts are sexy! Wear them this summer complemented by lovely tan legs, then this winter with the perfect pair of tights!
Photos via except where noted.3.1 Phillip Lim
A. Detacher
Chris Benz
Christian Dior Resort
Custo Barcelona, via
Cynthia Steffe

Emanuel Ungaro
Erin Fetherston
Giorgio Armani
Isaac Mizrahi
Jasmine Di Milo
Jean-Charles de Castelbajac, via
Jill Stuart
Juan Carlos Obando
Koi Suwannagate
Peter Jensen
Salvatore Ferragamo
Tommy Hilfiger
Vena Cava
Sass & Bide A Far Cry shorts; this and next six at
Tibi Josephine shorts.
Theory Bennie plaid shorts.
Rachel Pally floral jersey shorts.
Paige Denim Piper shorts.
Mara Hoffman draped tux shorts.
Alexander Wang leather corset shorts.
Milly Dickies chain-print shorts this and next four at
Vince cotton utlility shorts.
Acne coral silk tie-dye shorts.
Alice by Temperley tiger cotton shorts.
3.1 Phillip Lim silk sequined shorts.
Starfish cinema short; this and next at
Jacquard Wendy short.
Swiss Dot Pantyhose, at
Fabulous news, darlings! CC and have a pair of these fabulous tights to give away to one lucky CC reader. Two Day Contest: To enter, simply leave a relevant comment on this post. Good luck, darlings!



I love leather shorts for winter¡
Chloe i like it¡
Have a nice day¡

franki durbin said...

carrie, this was just the motivation I needed before I left for the gym. LEG DAY!!!!

nookie said...

love all the looks you picked!

Diana Mieczan said...

I love the red and yellow fun for this season:)
Great selection as always:)
Kisses my lovely:)

Erika ~TiptoeButterfly~ said...

i'm all about the silk and harem shorts! - actually just all about silk and harem period :o)

*kiss kiss*
~Tiptoe Butterfly~

janettaylor said...

Love them all!

Fashion Meets Food said...

Dang I absolutely love everything. I wish I had these ladies legs! lol


Sweety P said...

Love your picks!

Anonymous said...

Never been a fan of shorts, but you have some great picks! I wouldn't mind squeezing into a pair of the Kardashians for Bebe line!

NGS said...

It looks like a lot of other people are saying the same thing I am - man, I wish my legs looked anything like those ladies!!

Katie said...

I never thought I'd like the look of silk shorts, but they're my favorite! leg envy here

Grace said...

Ha, we all need some new shorts as Summer approaches! My favorites are the Tibi and Theory.

Len♥reNeverM♥re said...

shorts for winter season is still hot!
The leather pair is yummy*

Fashion By He said...

great post, just not sure about the shorts with gladiator heels, makes most people look short and stumpy!


Myriam said...

oh i love these shorts!!!!!

hope to win these tights (i need them!!)

Imogen said...

I am so amazed by the increasing popularity of shorts recently. There can be so much variety.

Melissa Blake said...

Oh, if only I could pull of the skirt look! So pretty!


Juxtaposition Design said...

Ah, still lusting over a pair of leather shorts...Maybe it's not too late, leather would fit perfectly in for winter too!

Michelle Huynh said...

I would kill to have a pair of leather shorts like A. Wang's.

xo, Michelle

Anonymous said...

Lovely shorts! Love the puffy blue one!


Great post CC, very on trend. I have been obsessing over silk shorts, knit shorts, leather shorts, you name it! x

Lisa Lisa Lisa said...

Yes, shorts! I'm finally wearing them and apparently at exactly the right time. Now I just need to get comfortable with trying different shapes and cuts.

Erika said...

I can't choose between Christian Dior Resort and D&G - both are perfection!! :)

Melanie's Randomness said...

Woa these are so random looks for the fall!! Usually there is some sort of pattern! I like the Christian Dior Resort shirt tho & the A. Wang corset shorts. =)

Please enter me too for the giveaway!! =)

Front Row Mode said...

Loving all of the looks


Grace said...

I still want my leather shorts!

Love Grace.

Iva said...

I love these looks! I also love shorts in the fall and winter! So fantastic!

Jennifer said...

thx for saying hi always amaze me how many photos you post in each post. I'm loving the harem shorts right now. Have a pair of pants but might need a pair of shorts for the summer!


WOW - that's a very inspiring choice ! thank you

Kristin Hjellegjerde said...

I am having such a hard time picking the right shorts this summer... but this will bring me closer:) Thanks

caroline @ patagonia gifts said...

I'm such a sucker for shorts! love those Bebe/Kardashian and Salvatore Ferragamo leather ones! xo

fashionfamous said...

I love the collection of the shorts!

♥Raquel... :)

Savvy Gal said...

Short and fall, sounds good to me. It will transition perfectly from summer into fall/winter. :)

Anonymous said...

Great pics!

Fifi Flowers said...

I have NOT worn shorts in YEARS... maybe 2010 is my year... hmmmmm... BUT not too short!
Who wears short shorts... we wear short shorts... if you dare wear short shorts... LOL!!!

Pauline Yee said...

There's so much variety for the shorts! The leather corset shorts take my breath away!

rosiecampbell said...

I like all of the choices you is hard to choose a favorite. Might be the leather ones.

Lisa Griffin said...

Great inspiration pictures, i just got a great pair of flowy short shorts, almost like a skirt!

junghwa by amy stewart said...

Can't go wrong with Armani!! Love it.

wishful nals said...

i'd love to win! love these styles. hooray for summer!

kumar said...

wow beautiful shorts looks very pretty


I became a fan of greg on facebook



I need to make a short shorts purchase pronto! these are AWESOME!!

Tights Lover said...

I especially love when shorts are paired with sheer tights...great look!

Jaime @ La vie...J'aime said...

Loving the Cynthia Steffe look. Am def going to do the shorts + tights look this fall.. time for short shorts in summer though! :)

La Feem said...

In love with outfit #2 and #4! xo

Amanda Lee said...

i love the sass & bide shorts! suppper cute and nautical!


katieeeee said...

thanks so much!

Mary said...

Love this post! I just bought some fabulous summer shorts... now for the sunshine {?}! ;)

Delightful Bitefuls

Sam said...

i LOVE the D&G, Jean-Charles de Castelbajac, and Peter Jensen shorts, but the Rachel Pally floral jersey shorts are my FAVORITE!! i LOVE floral.

WeShop said...

The 1st outfit - cropped cape and shorts - is divine. xx

Alix said...

lovely blog !

stilettolover91 said...

These pictures are all amazing!!! I love the look in the picture four!

Anonymous said...

I love shorts but I haven't worn them in years due to not wanting to scare small children! I really need to deal with that... ♥

Etrapar said...

I don't like so much shorts but the ones from Tibi are really nice :)

Anonymous said...

Love leather shorts!

Hunters Glory said...

i love short shorts!


Draffin Bears said...

Hi Carrie,

Love all the shorts you have shown.
Shame though we are coming into winter, here in NZ.


atelier said...

lovely looks! here the summer has finally arrived.. so it was great inspiration to see what I'm wearing tomorrow! thanks

Le Sigh of a Fashionista said...

Ooooh I wish I could pull off leather shorts.

Kristin said...

3.1 Phillip Lim all the way!

Phivos Nicolaides said...

I vote for hot shorts! Enjoy your day!

Wanderlusting said...

Fab post... I picked up a fairly flattering, silk-like pair from F21... now just waiting for the confidence lol ( I am NOT a shorts girl...)

PS Having an ASOS giveaway on my blog!

mruna said...

the silk shorts are great!

Marian said...

i love shorts, there is something boyish but chic about them all in one go. some great picks here!

English Rose ♥ said...

If you have the legs for shorts you should most definitely flaunt them!

Merci beaucoup for your wonderful comment darling =]

Stay safe and chic ma chérie,
English Rose x

coolboy said...

lovely outfits really a great collection i appreciate you

Together We Save said...

Great collection!

Alix said...

oh thanks a lot for your comment :)
Yes it's me on the pictures :D

Join the Gossip said...

Super cute giveaway!

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Many of picked shorts are really nice.
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