Not short and not long – these are the defining characteristics of cropped pants. Although they are of awkward length, they prove to be chic and fashionable bottoms. Revolutionize your look by heeding these tips on wearing cropped pants.
Go for Sophistication
Petite women usually struggle with the cropped pants. But even if you have a small frame, you can rock this look simply by choosing the right kind of cropped pants. For the short-statured, opt for plain, straight-legged versions. Veer away from cuffed ends and bulky pockets for a streamlined look.
Cropped pants can look casual, but they can make you look sexy as well. Get a sultry look by choosing tight-fitting cropped pants.
…Below the waist, that is. This is especially the case when it comes to tops. Short, boxy tops can interrupt a streamlined silhouette. If you want to look longer and more sophisticated, a longer top should be your first go-to.
Go for Balance
Cropped boyfriend jeans emit an androgynous appeal. Tone down the by pairing these cropped pants with sexy tank tops, spaghetti straps and other skin-baring blouses.
Another way to create balance is to wear your cropped boyfriend jeans with girly accessories, such as flashy jewelries, floral scarves and lacy flats.
Cropped pants can make some ladies look smaller than usual. Avoid the ‘midget’ appearance by wearing wedge heels or platform sandals.
Wide-legged cropped pants are ideal fashion choices for trendy ladies. Avoid drowning in these draped pants by picking styles that end above the ankle.
Still on the subject of wide-legged cropped pants, they look great with knee-high boots. Just remember to choose styles that hug the ankle. This can provide the sexy contrast to the volume of wide-legged pants.
Another unique style of cropped pants to try is the harem pants. Because of its ‘ballooned’ nature, this bottom is best tall and thin ladies. Although this is the case, you can pull of these cropped pants simply by following these rules.
- Be minimalistic. Dark colors such as black, brown, and navy blue are the safest bets for first-timers.
- Limit the accessories to just one. Too many accessories and you will end up looking like washed-up Arabian princess.