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Celebrity Mom Style: Fashion Miss - When Bad Pants Happen to Good Moms

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Celebrity Style Find: High Waisted Pants

There are some fashion trends that just don’t make the transition from runway into the real world very well.  Case in point is the currently popular high waisted pants that have been popping up all across Hollywood.  Rather than look high fashion, the high waisted look just has us feeling nostalgic for all the bad fashion trends of the 70s.

The fact that the high waisted look is more dated than  dramatic isn’t stopping this summer’s crop of celebrity moms from pulling on a pair to channel the days of disco.  Whether it’s a pair of ill fitting high waisted jeans, a dramatic high waisted slack or a cinched up skirt, real world moms should just take a pass on the high waisted look.

Here’s a look at how celebrity moms are trying to rock the high waisted look this summer….


  • Kourtney Kardashian: Short Shorts 1 of 8
    Kourtney Kardashian: Short Shorts
    Reality star Kourtney Kardashian does her best to put a modern spin on the high waist by pairing a pair of high waisted jeans with an oversized belt and high heels.
  • Elle MacPherson: 70s Style 2 of 8
    Elle MacPherson: 70s Style
    Elle MacPherson channels the 1970's with high waisted jeans and Farrah Fawcett hair.
  • Alessandra Ambrosio: Model Miss 3 of 8
    Alessandra Ambrosio: Model Miss
    Supermodel Alessandra Ambrosio goes too retro in a pair of ill fitting high waisted jeans while shopping with her family at the Brentwood Country Mart.
  • Jessica Alba: Skirting The Issue 4 of 8
    Jessica Alba: Skirting The Issue
    Jessica Alba makes the high waisted look work in a flirty mid-waisted skirt and gray tank top while walking in Soho.
  • Katie Holmes: Just Jeans 5 of 8
    Katie Holmes: Just Jeans
    Katie Holmes goes way too retro in too tight high waisted jeans and a plaid button up top while out in New York City.
  • Claudie Schiffer: Modern Mommy 6 of 8
    Claudie Schiffer: Modern Mommy
    Supercool mom Claudia Schiffer pulls almost the same outfit as Katie Holmes. Somehow the simplicity of her accessories and hair make the look almost work.
  • Diane Keaton: Basic Black 7 of 8
    Diane Keaton: Basic Black
    Diane Keaton flashes back to the 70s in black high waisted slacks. The look would nearly work if the pants had a better fit!
  • Pink: Modern Wrap 8 of 8
    Pink: Modern Wrap
    Pink puts a modern spin on the high waist by wearing a tight fitting pink high waisted skirt. The result is a rocking retro look!

Photos: PacificCoastNews.com

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