How to Style Baggy Jeans

A chicer version of boyfriend jeans.

This style takes boyfriend cut up a notch with a more dramatic width and length. Seemingly unpolished, the heaviness of the baggy cut actually holds its own as a fashion-forward silhouette that demands attention when paired with an equally bold top.

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Claudia Li top, Mother jeans, Jenny Bird earrings, Chanel belt, Sergio Rossi shoes, Balenciaga bag.

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To pull off such a statement style at the office, even out the heaviness of the pant with a polished pussy bow blouse in a graphic print. Add in classic accessories, like pumps and a structured purse, to ground down the look without being too casual.

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Jacquemus top, Mother jeans, Bottega Venta bag, Dorateymur sandal, Jenny Bird earrings.

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To bring these jeans out of tomboy territory, try showing some skin with a plunging neckline. Add a funky-shaped pouch for your evening essentials and a pair of dancing shoes with a heel high enough to keep the bottom of your jeans off the ground but low enough to bar hop comfortably.

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Khaite sweater, Mother jeans, Loffler Randal bag, Ropetto shoe, Maria Black gold chain, Washed Ashore necklace with medallion.

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Essentially the sweat pant of jeans, this baggy style will be your weekend best friend, taking you from brunch back to your couch with absolutely no effort. Pair with a fitted sweater and a structured bag for a chic look that takes no time away from your Sunday self-care routine.

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Julia Gall

Julia Gall is the former Style Director at Marie Claire, covering all things fashion, as well as styling tips, wardrobe upkeep and sustainability. Check her out at @juliasgall.