30 Reasons Baggy Is The New Black

For some reason, the word "baggy" gets a bad rap, even though it can be totally chic — one look at the Olsen twins' style and you'll see what we mean. These days, the best silhouettes are ones that hang off the body just so, the ones that are perfectly oversized and leave you looking effortless but undeniably elevated at the same time.

I mean, have you ever noticed how many designers at Fashion Month show pieces that intentionally drown the models who wear them? And, really, isn't that half of what makes those ensembles seem so damn cool? (Even if it doesn't seem the most practical thing to integrate into your everyday wardrobe.) The funny thing, though, is that it actually is. Learning to navigate the oversized playing field may seem like a whirlwind, but with a little direction, you can leave your skin-tight clothing without looking sloppy. Click through for 30 pieces that will do just that.
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Dress it down with a white sneaker, or up with a minimal black heel.

White Colorblock Cami Jumpsuit, $121, available at ASOS.
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You'll be getting many a compliment on this blouse.

Babaton Kallmus Blouse, $185, available at Aritzia.
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Go slouchy with your outerwear.

Zara Leather Studio Jacket, $319, available at Zara.
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Ditch your old skinnies and make roomy, dark-wash denim your new go-to.

American Eagle
Tomgirl Jean, $44.95, available at American Eagle.
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Hoodies are chic now — embrace it.

& Other Stories Oversized Hoodie, $65, available at & Other Stories.
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Wear this dress over pants or by itself.

Mango Satin Dress, $79.99, available at Mango.
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All about a paper-bag waist.

Delfina Balda Aras Pant, $325, available at Lisa Says Gah.
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Dress? Jumper? Both.

Black Crane Folding Jumper, $330, available at La Garçonne.
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Shapeless is the new sexy.

Assembly Railroad Stripe Gemini Dress, $424, available at Assembly.
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Bundle up.

Hackwith Design House Sweater, $240, available at Hackwith Design House.
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It's hard to hate a good slit.

Baserange Azour Dress, $385, available at Baserange.
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The higher the waist, the better to balance out an extra-wide leg.

Caron Callahan Morris Pant, $320, available at Need Supply Co.
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Get in on that extra-long-sleeves trend.

Front Row Shop Colorblock Cutout Knit Top, $95, available at Front Row Shop.
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Shirting doesn't have to be fitted.

COS Oversized Shirt with Wide Placket, $89, available at COS.
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All tied up.

Pixie Market Red Knot Tie Sweatshirt, $102, available at Pixie Market.
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'90s grunge is alive and well.

R13 Slip Grunge Dress, $695, available at Shop Super Street.
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Crank up the sleeve volume.

Cienne The Isabelle Top, $295, available at Cienne.
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A dress that flows as you walk.

Creatures of Comfort Holmes Dress, $550, available at Creatures of Comfort.
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Channel your animal instincts.

H&M Knit Turtleneck Sweater, $19.99, available at H&M.
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An oversized check is effortlessly cool.

Oak + Fort Dress KF G02, $68, available at Oak + Fort.
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Conquer the slouch.

Luisa Et La Luna Clara Tunic, $377, availalble at Mr. Larkin.
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Go for the middle-school-boy look with baggy jeans.

Martine Rose Wide Leg Jeans, $495, available at Martine Rose.
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Show a little leg.

Rachel Comey Jerome Pant, $552, available at Rachel Comey.
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The bigger, the better.

Y's Hooded Utility Coat, $1,540, available at Opening Ceremony.
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Polish off an oversized turtleneck with some fresh white booties.

Reformation Hayes Dress, $148, available at Reformation.
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Proof a fancy number doesn't have to be skin-tight.

Staud The Liang Dress, $275, available at Staud.
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You can never have too many pairs of cropped culottes (seriously!).

Stelen Copenhagen Pants, $128 $108.99, available at Need Supply Co.
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Does anything feel more regal than some major statement sleeve?

Toit Volant Luna Top, $155, available at Toit Volant.
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Now this is what we call athluxury.

Topshop Cropped Anorak by Boutique, $230, available at Topshop.
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A lush velvet top just calls for a statement earring.

Stylenanda Ruched Sleeve Pullover, $37, available at Stylenanda.
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If your pants are dragging, you're doing it right.

Urago Fine Wool Knit Pants, $98, available at W Concept.

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