Fashion for Ashlee began with hammer pants

Los Angeles, Sep 8 (IANS) Singer-songwriter Ashlee Simpson says her love for fashion started when she discovered hammer pants.

The 28-year-old discovered the trousers when she was a child and they immediately ignited her passion, reports

Hammer pants, loose fitting trouser inspired by harem pants which originated in India and often mistakenly called "parachute pants", are customized/modified baggy pants tapered at the ankle with a saggy crotch area made perfect for hip-hop dancing.

"In kindergarten I loved hammer pants! Fashion really starts in those younger years, and I started with hammer pants," quoted Simpson as saying.

Even her four-year-old son Bronx is developing an interest in fashion.

"He always lets us know exactly what he likes and doesn't like - even with what I wear," she said.


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