4 Totally Modern Ways To Wear Wide-Leg Trousers

Photographed by Mark Iantosca.
9-5Okay, so maybe the boardroom isn’t the best place to bust out your massive Farrah flares — that’s cool. Just pair these elegant, windowpane plaid trousers with a close-fit turtleneck and oversized sweater for a look that’s subtle ‘70s glamazon.
date-nightBreaking out of the skinny-fit mold, and print-mixing like a pro? This one’s for advanced practitioners only, but trust us, when you swish through a room in these flowy silk trousers, you’ll feel like such a boss.
weekend-warriorLet’s face it, ladies: After years of skinny jeans, our legs could use some breathing room! But you don’t have to go full-on Dazed and Confused — try jeans with just a bit of volume through the leg. It’s a simple switch that takes your denim to whole new dimensions.
after-hoursThe new suit doesn’t come prefab — it’s a clever mix of separates, like this Tibi top and free-flowing Zara trousers — that add up to one seriously runway-worthy whole.
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