Yes! It’s the first day of spring today! It feels wonderful here in Atlanta though I have to admit March 20th seems to have arrived extremely quickly. We’ve just had an amazing weekend in Nashville where Poppy was competing in an AllStar Cheer competition so, after a long drive back yesterday, we’re having a lazy Sunday with a late lunch out at our favorite BBQ joint.
I happen to be wearing some of my favorite pants today – they are best described as a harem cargo pant. They were from Zara a couple of years ago and each time I wear them I wonder why I don’t wear them more often. They are really comfortable and the shoe choice is endless. They are easy to dress up or down and wear day to evening. I think they are the perfect spring trouser – lighter weight than jeans and they pair perfectly with flip flops and sandals.
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Here are my picks from lower end high street to high end designer.
In the US The Gap is currently offering 2 day free shipping PLUS 40% off using code FASTBUNNY. I have just ordered these tencel joggers, they also come in navy and black.
Not cargo pants, but the color is similar at least – I need to throw this jumpsuit in the mix. I have it and adore it and with the 40% off right now it would be foolish to miss out. I love it for traveling in and it is also available in grey and black.
I love how louche these girlfriend chinos look – perfect paired with sun bleached espadrilles. They are wonderfully soft too.
Going now with the current trend of the crop kick flare. Sometimes I can’t be faffed with rolling up my pants – or my OCD gets the better of me and I spend far too long rolling and unrolling to get each leg even! These would save me hours over a year 🙂
Now onto Mango – so many choices with these being my absolute favorite – a great length and I LOVE the pockets and the wide leg.
Now I admit I would style these differently but with simple leather flip flops and a plain white tank I think these would be the perfect vacation trouser.
These are more of a culotte and I love the tie waistband.
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These utilitarian Etienne Marcel pants have a slouchy, cropped silhouette with distressing. I LOVE them.
This pair is cuffed at the ankle if you prefer less harem and more jogger style of pant. They are the NSF cargo pants with a hint of fading.
Another cuffed version from Velvet, with a tie waist – comfort and style.
These slouchy Faith Connexion cargo pants in classic camo are fabulous, in the sale and still really pricey!!
Just love these twill Current / Elliot pants with a slouchy, military-inspired profile. The crossover front is fabulous.
Finishing with my favorite, which are very similar to the Zara pair I am wearing. These slouchy Citizens of Humanity pants have a military-inspired look with a button fly.
While we are talking about cargo pants I want to share these fab leather flip flops from The Gap. I love wearing a very simple sandal with cargos, but sometimes a rubber flip flop is just too casual. These flip flops are available in silver, gold, tan, black, blue and pink. I love them all.
So here I am today on a chillier than desired first day of spring!