Palazzo Pants Please!

Palazzo pants get their name from the Italian word palazzo meaning palace. What makes Palazzos distinct is their wide, billowy legs, whereas pajama-style pants are more narrow. Usually made with soft, flowy fabric means they are super comfortable to wear and can be casual for lounging or very elegant for a grandioso affair!

palazzo pants

I just found these palazzo pants recently at Sirens and loved the print: paisley and abstract art in black and white with pops of coral and taupe.

DSC01643Paisley design is much more noticeable in real life but a little lost in the photo.


St. Jacobs is a small tourist town only a half hour from where I live, great for day trips. I enjoy browsing through boutiques, antique and home decor shops–always find things I like.

motorcycle and trailerMotorcycle and trailer

There are fine restaurants and places for unique photo shoots for fashion bloggers. My shrug is more coral than the photo looks, I’m wearing a coral necklace I made and coral bracelet (imitation coral).

coral shrug

There’s even a nature trail for biking and hiking along the river.

by the river

 This is Mennonite country with horse and buggies.

My Laurel Burch purse is my favourite handbag at the moment. Cats go with everything, right! I have two pairs of these sandals (non-leather, made in Italy) black ones and red ones. They have wedge heels and it feels like walking on clouds.

I have three pairs of Palazzo pants now, these colourful ones bought at Spanner last summer and I wore them in NYC. I bought a pair of teal lace Palazzos at a flea market in Brooklyn and will feature them in a upcoming post. They are suitable for one of those grandioso affairs. 😀

colourful palazzo pants

 Palazzo Pants: love ’em or leave ’em?



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40 Responses to Palazzo Pants Please!

  1. Eamon Mallon says:

    Yes, I love the pants. I also love your nice red cardigan.

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  2. lynn peterson says:

    Your palazzo pants looks real nice I make quilt block palazzo pants.

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  3. Olga says:

    Oh, the cat bag is just adorable! You look fantastic in those palazzo pants. I love to wear a pair too, especially on a hot sunny day, they are very comfy and feminine!

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  4. Max says:

    St. Jacobs is such a great place to spend a day.

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  5. dan says:

    I realize I haven’t any palazzo pants in my closet! ( and I don’t know why )
    Yours have a beautiful print and fit you very well , the short red cardigan goes perfectlyl with them! The bag is so cute!!
    St. Jacobs seems to be a charming city …

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    • carmen says:

      Thank you my dear Dan! This little town is a favoutite place for tourists with a huge antique mall and a farmer’s market, as well as small shops.

      Have a lovely week!

      ❤ carmen


  6. Bob says:

    Another captivating blog…..yes, the paisley design is more noticeable in real life…..thanks for wearing them to dance class……I, too, enjoy nature trails….glad to see this trail in your photos…..I have walked some of it. I used to wear paisley ties.

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    • carmen says:

      Thank you so much Bob! I’m glad you like it and I know you enjoy the nature trail at the river. Paisley is for everyone, looks great on men and women.

      Have a great week!

      ❤ carmen


  7. You look great in these palazzo pants! I love them. They are really Top of the World Style.

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  8. That’s a fabulous look, Carmen, your palazzo pants look so comfortable yet they are super stylish!
    Thank you for taking us on a little sightseeing tour, lovely photos. I can understand you love going there!

    Annette | Lady of Style

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  9. Lisa Maynard says:

    Those pants look absolutely gorgeous on you XO! Thank you so much for sharing with #LINKUPWITHLISA @

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  10. Rebecca says:

    Count me in as a huge fan of the palazzos too not only for its style but for its comfort – and you nailed it again here Carmen with the red touches!


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  11. Jess says:

    Shopping there looks fun Carmen, and I really love the outfit you put together, love the black and white with a hint of red and how you paired it with a red cardi. Looks amazing on you, I have never tried them but they look stylish and comfy!

    Thanks for linking up to Turning Heads Tuesday!
    jess xx

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  12. happinessatmidlife says:

    These pants are darling on you!


    Hope to see you Thursday for TBT Fashion link up.

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  13. I need to jump on the Palazzo pants wagon as I can’t get enough of how comfortable they must be. Both of yours look cute and what a cute tourist town.
    Rachel xo
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  14. ILEANA says:

    Palazzo pants look great on you, my dear Carmen. Maybe next dance class you will wear this charming outfit? It would be a delightful surprise for all of us.

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    • carmen says:

      Thank you my dear Ileana! Actually, I was thinking of wearing it today but it was a little cool. I’ll wear it next week. You my dear looked beautiful in you magenta blouse!

      Have a great week

      ❤ carmen


  15. Ralph says:

    A really lovely post Carmen 😀 ❤

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  16. Dawn Lucy says:

    You look STUNNING, Carmen! You’re just so darn pretty and have such great style too! What a combo! Thanks so much for being a part of Fun Fashion Friday!

    Dawn Lucy

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  17. utesmile says:

    Carmen, I didn’t know that is what you call them. I bought a pair last week and I thought they are just for summer evenings. I am learning. Love yours. Specially love that heart necklace on the last picture. Wonderful!

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    • carmen says:

      Thank you Ute! I’m always finding out more and more similarities we share. How cool you just a pair of Palazzo pants! What colour are they? I bet we both like hearts too–am I right?

      Have a happy week!

      ❤ carmen

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  18. These look great on you! I think you might have long dancer legs : )

    I adore St. Jacobs in the summertime. Try to hit that and the Farmer’s Market at the same time. We haven’t been back since last year. It is a great place to visit.

    I also like Palazzo pants. They hide a litany of sins.


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    • carmen says:

      Thank you Suzanne! Shopping in St. Jacobs is fun, we should meet up sometime when you’re in my neck of the woods! AND wear our Palazzo pants 😉

      Hope things warm up for us this week! Brrrrr

      ❤ carmen


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