The pant leg opens late, expands above the ankle, and gathers around the different footwear of your choice. That’s right: flares are happening.
One can pair these fabulous pants in bloom with just about anything: vintage nostalgia in general, or maybe Kim Jones, Alessandro Michele, and the late Virgil Abloh send them down the runway at Dior, Gucci and Louis Vuitton for something else. But one clear marker is that Offset, Migos’ most fashionable member, was an early adopter of the flare revival. Come to think of it, Offset was ahead of the above trend some pants fronts — and as his wife, Cardi B, put it Monday night, Offset’s “different shorts game.”
On her way to dinner for their five-year wedding anniversary, Cardi took a peek at her husband’s date night – which included a pair of boxy white leather pants and a thick gray coat from the house’s Loverboy brand designer Charles Jeffrey in London – on her Instagram. Story, panning the camera up and down to see his outfit from the backseat.
“Those are the white leather pants for me,” she cooed, asking Set if he remembered when his detractors used to do it.[talk] shit in the comments about wearing leather pants,” before they all suddenly started wearing leather pants too.
“Exactly,” he agreed. “And flares too.” Before Offset wore flares, everyone else was wearing skinny jeans. What’s worse, he adds, offenders dress “mannequin-testing,” meaning they buy and wear clothes that are exactly their style on the shelf, with no personal flair. .
Offset says: “Buy everything on the mannequin – you know you have no taste. “No,” Cardi agreed. There’s nothing more bland than a generic drip.
Challenging pants like flared flares have been a big hit this year, championed by artists like Harry Styles in Gucci’s classic flared trousers, or Travis Scott in legged trousers. Dior’s baggy flare. (For what it’s worth, Styles and Scott are also ambassadors for those respective brands.) Same goes for leather pants, though they’re always a tough climax to hit. And sure enough, ridicule is a regular occurrence — remember when people complimented Ye for claiming he invented leather jogging gear, before people started wearing joggers. made of leather? —And despite the implied tights fatigue, the pant leg will most likely slim down again soon. But as long as clothing continues to evolve, there will always be senior stylists acting as guides to the fashion unknown.
https://www.gq.com/story/offset-cardi-b-flared-pants Cardi B Agrees: Offset Invented Wearing Flared Pants