Lets touch base on How To Style Wide Legged Pants, but before that,I have a confession. This is my first wide legged outfit ever! Skip the flared pants we had in the 90’s of course. I actually bought it for my birthday last year, unfortunately I did not get to wear it. See the post Best birthday ever for more details. I thought to myself it was about time I own one of this bad boys. And because everywhere I looked the trend was on my face. I know I have always advocated not to buy into trends. As seen in the article how to always look stylish on a budget and many more. But seeing this particular wide legged outfit. It being white and a jumpsuit, I just had to have it and see what the fuss was all about.
Question was, How To Style Wide Legged Pants. I mean how hard can that be, after all it is a trend from the 70’s. I had to learn the hard way, but that’s a story for another time. There is a thin line between looking like a pro-stylist and a Hobo when styling this particular trend. Mind you I live in the city where skinny jeans still rule supremely so you can actually get my struggle. For a first timer in this trend. It felt like am cheating, being an avid lover of skinny jeans and all.
However the moment I tried them on, I fell in love on the spot. Its like the tailor had me in mind when creating this piece. Can anybody else relate to this feeling? It held me right in all the right places, accentuated my waist and gave my booty and bosom a flirt-y look. If I do say so myself and left the rest to one’s imagination. For better and simpler terms and if i could one use one word then its Classy!
I have been experimenting a lot on How To Style Wide Legged Pants or as others may call them palazzo. And you will be seeing more of them in the coming post. There are key styling tips I picked up along the way that I thought it could only be fair if I shared with my little family. From one wide legged pant lover to another. First thing first, if you do not own any pair, you are definitely missing out, I promise you that. If you still need more convincing. This trend is chic and classy, accentuate your curves, it gives you a tiny waist illusion and works with all body types and an extra bonus on the shorter girls (Uhhhh did anyone else say, “it has a way of elongating your legs ” because I just did)
I have fully sold you on the whole wide legged trouser trend right? This look is so Perfect you may think, well think again sister! How To Style Wide Legged Pants? I mean they are just like ordinary pants but with
wide widER legs, but how wide?, what fabric? heck what about the color? Don’t worry I am about to let you in on some Pro-Blogger tips in a second. Personally I prefer the chiffon looks in all neutrals and uh I will take them in jumpsuits or high-waist and a crop-top and a clutch to go please.
How To Style Wide Legged Pants: You can never go wrong with High-Waist Pants
There has been a variation of this trend but if the street style gods have taught me anything. It’s that wide legged pants work best in the following combinations. It can either be a jumpsuit which I did a feature on my street style| LookBook video on my YouTube Channel. A crop-top and high-waisted wide legged pants or A tank top in a high-wasted wide leg pant. I may just have given you the first tip on How To Style Wide Legged Pants: High-Waist. They work really great as high waists than ordinary waists for majority of course but feel free to gravitate in a different direction. However for beginners, that’s a key tip to remember.
How To Style Wide Legged Pants: Texture
Another pro tip on How To Style Wide Legged Pants, is playing around with texture. You can never go wrong with chiffon. If you need to go extra mile try the silk on silk look, think chief editor going on a lunch meeting sorta vibe. Also you can substitute it with a chiffon jumpsuit which can give the same vibes and In addition it is very posh-office-chic!
How To Style Wide Legged Pants: Color Coding
Talk about Color, as your next pro tip on How To Style Wide Legged Pants. I always gravitate towards neutral, because D’uuuh! it
freaking works (Pardon my French). But also a monochromatic look can serve all forms of sexiness and drama, it’s just irresistible. For a more chilled-i-am-attending-a-beach-party-look try mix and matching prints.
How To Style Wide Legged Pants: Accessorize!
It wouldn’t be a How To Style Wide Legged Pants post if I did not drop my wisdom on accessorizing as the icing of the post. Classic statement pumps and necklace work best with this look. A clutch wouldn’t hurt as well. Everything else should be kept on a minimal or else it may be really distracting. For such look the key focus is on the wide swish swoosh legged pants.
It’s sad that I took long to jump on this trend but however late am glad I did and I was able to share my insight on How To Style Wide Legged Pants. I am curious on the culottes look all together, what do you guys think, should I give it a try or not? Stay posted for upcoming post and lets chat and catch up on all my socials linked below. Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Snapchat. be a part of my little Facebook family. for collaborations e-mail me here email@example.com don’t forget to comment, like subscribe on the blog and my YouTube channel. till then have a beautiful and successful June. Till Then Enjoy the 101 pictures.
How To Style Wide Legged Pants Outfit Details
Classic Wide Legged Jumpsuit- HisandHersfashion
-Gold Pumps: Nancy Li
-White Watch: Micheal Kors
-Chunky Chain & Bracelet: MRP Nairobi