The 16 Best Flared Jeans for Women

Blue jeans, baby.

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Classics don't have to read boring. Case in point: This season's flared denim styles (opens in new tab) that resurface decade in and decade out. In a bevy of washes, flared jeans can be dressed up or pared down and perfectly toe the line between tighter jean options (opens in new tab) and beloved boyfriend styles. (opens in new tab) The perfect cut for winter's oxfords, fuzzy slides, (opens in new tab) and tread sole boots, flared jeans will be your new favorite denim style.


The Dark Wash Flare

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Women wearing blue denim flares

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For the colder months ahead, sport a fresh pair of dark denim with a modest flare that perfectly accompanies winter's cozy sweaters (opens in new tab) and boots (opens in new tab).


The Medium Wash Flare

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A medium wash flare will be your evergreen staple. Layer it with an oversized flannel (opens in new tab) and your favorite low-top sneakers (opens in new tab) to take on your fall festivities in style.


The Light Wash Flare

Women wearing denim flares

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Keep your light wash flares on reserve for weekend excursions. Pair them with a vintage t-shirt, blazer, and a ball cap for all of the Princess Di vibes (opens in new tab).


The White Flare

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This is the year to get on board with winter whites. Pair your white denim flares with a chunky turtleneck, lug soled boots, and a belt for a polished cold weather ensemble.

Sara Holzman
Style Director

Sara Holzman is the Style Director at Marie Claire, covering runway trends and tracking down the latest finds to buy and wear. When she’s not writing about fashion, she pens about the best places to jet-off to. Over her six years with Marie Claire, Sara has reported on the ever-evolving world of fashion— covering both established and emerging designers within the industry. Sara has held fashion positions at Lucky and SELF Magazine and was a regular contributor to Equinox’s Furthermore website, where she wrote across their style, wellness, and travel verticals. She holds a degree in Journalism from the University of Missouri, Columbia, and currently resides in Manhattan. Follow her along at @sarajonewyork.