The era of skinny jeans feels like a long, long time ago. A time when even A$AP Rocky was stepping on stage in a pair of fitted Balmain jeans. Pants (and shorts) have been growing more relaxed as fashion moves in its perpetual cycle and the unashamed glory years of the extra-wide-leg pant are upon us in a big way.
The thing we love most about wide-leg pants is their ability to transform the rest of your wardrobe. A more exaggerated cut will give your outfit impact when it comes to silhouette, and the styling possibilities are aplenty. If you think that making the switch to wide-leg pants is a big jump for you, then listen up.
We’ve rounded up a selection of the best baggy pants online and it proves the length and breadth of the style. From workwear styles by Carhartt WIP all the way to clean masterpieces by The Row, this selection shows the true potential of the wide leg.
Shop the best men's wide-leg pants below.
Needles Drawstring Trousers
Needles is known for its casual tracksuits and these sweatpants take things one step further with a super wide-leg finish for added coziness.
Dries Van Noten Penning Pants
If we had to rank what pair of pants have the widest leg out of this selection, I think these would come top. The Dries Van Noten jeans arrive in deep indigo denim with a pleat at the front.
Entire Studios Gocar Cargo
Entire Studios knows how to make oversized proportions work. Its signature puffer jackets are huge, sculptural pieces of outerwear and its legwear, such as these cargo pants, are equally massive.
Acne Studios Relaxed Fit Trousers
It doesn't get much more comfy than pants with a relaxed fit and elasticated waistband — and this pair from Acne Studios has both. They might technically be sweatpants, but these minimal, black pants are versatile enough to easily be dressed up.
UNIQLO Wide Fit Parachute Cargo Pants
Affordable, well-made staples are UNIQLO's specialty. These parachute pants come from its UNIQLO U line, led by Artistic Director Christophe Lemaire.
Gerrit Jacob Printed Jeans
If you think these pants are a bit wild, wait till you see the rest of Gerrit Jacob's collections. The Berlin-based designer has a graphic style that is unmistakable and doesn't hold back on color.
Kiko Kostadinov Megara Trousers
The pants from Kiko Kostadinov come with a wide-leg fit that can be adjusted through a panel at the back if you feel like switching things up.
C.P. Company Lens Detail Pant
Offering a highly functional wide-leg pant option, this pair from C.P. company comes with a nylon outer and cleverly disguised extra pocket space.
ACRONYM P48-CH Micro Twill Pleated Trouser
These might look like relatively standard wide-leg dress pants at first glance but, as is the case with everything from ACRONYM, they're an exercise in technical design. These pants are crafted from a technical cotton and nylon blend using Schoeller Shape 3XDry fabric technology to make them water-repellent, fast-drying, and highly breathable.
The North Face Utility Cord Easy Pant
While the ACRONYM pants above present what outdoor wear from the future looks like, corduroy pants of this ilk have been worn by outdoorsmen for years. The pants come with adjustable drawcords at the waist and leg, a cargo pocket, and a wide-leg fit to complete a highly practical pair of pants.
Our Legacy Third Cut Digital Rust Denim
With this pair of Our Legacy bottoms, all is not exactly as it seems. The jeans have gotten their faded and washed-out look through a digital print that draws inspiration from a collection of vintage denim designs.
Marni Marble-Dyed Trousers
Made from durable cotton drill fabric, which is most regularly found in workwear, these Marni pants come "marble-dyed" in yellow for an eye-catching finish.
The Row Berto Trousers
One of the brands that nail quiet luxury every time, this simple pair of wide-leg dress pants from The Row look expensive without the need for any flashy logos.
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