You've come up with a million excuses to not add a pair of culottes to your wardrobe: They make your legs look short; you don't know what shoes to wear; they fall at a weird length; finding the perfect fit is impossible.
But this wide-legged look has proven to be more of a staple than a fad. In fact, store shelves are showing that culottes are sticking around for yet another season, highlighting their versatility and staying power. So, if you still haven't found "the ones" for you, we've rounded up 16 pairs we can almost guarantee will change your mind. From weekend-ready knits to polished evening alternatives, click through for culottes that will finally convince you to give this trend a try.