Taken to the runway and streets by designer Paul Poiret, the “Harem” are original from India. In this country, people worn-in them with different types of short skirts pleated to the waist.
Concerning its design in the fashion industry, these are draped pants, with several widths, high waist, low rise and skinny legs with baggy style.
Here are the principal characteristics of this trend:
Semi-heavy weights, with evident slub or irregularities in its construction, 100% cotton and soft fabrics.
Denim: Deep dye.
Piece-dyed: Earthy shades, green, mustard, beige and light gray.
Irregular washings to obtain rustic appearance, located dirty, superficial coating.
Loose, with a big waistband in the waist or low rise. Skinny legs or cropped with elastic bands and pins.
Zip systems with side zippers, cords or waistbands. Hidden side pockets that add volume to the hips and rustic hem in the legs.
For this trend we recommend the following fabrics:
Suggested fabrics by Coltejer: