Sorry, Skinny Jeans—This Denim Trend Is Going to Be Huge

Before we dive in, let’s just remember that in reality, skinny jeans could basically be considered a classic at this point. Sure, people may have varying views on the cut, but they’re more or less timeless. That said, a style on the other end of the denim spectrum continues to increase in popularity—and definitely will thrive come spring. Yep, we’re talking about those loose, straight-leg jeans. More specifically, the silhouettes that are especially relaxed.

In fact, since making an appearance again last year, loose-fitting jeans are still very much a present part of the autumn/winter 2021 line-up. Well today, we thought we’d dive in a bit deeper with some visual inspiration on how fashion people are wearing loose-fitting jeans because it's continuing well into 2022, we think. With that in mind, keep scrolling for a range of outfit ideas featuring this top-notch denim silhouette in varying cuts. You’ll also uncover inspired shopping picks on how to master each look as well.

Team a pair of high-waisted loose jeans with a white tee and blazer for a polished, effortless vibe.

The best loose-fitting jeans with an oversized sweatshirt

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@greceghanem

Take a '90s route and pair your jeans with a waist as a top.

The best loose-fitting jeans with a white blazer

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@sylviemus_

Try a blazer as a top with high-waisted blue jeans for something unexpected.

A white T-shirt paired with ripped jeans and sneakers is no-fail.

The best loose-fitting jeans with a blazer and sneakers

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@aude_julie

A simple statement top with baggy jeans and trainers makes for an easy weekend look.

The best loose-fitting jeans with a button-down shirt

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@smythsisters

Try the denim on denim vibe with contrasting blues.

The best loose-fitting jeans with a handkerchief top

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@teefscorner

Y2K tops like handkerchiefs are back, and they're a perfect partner to baggy jeans.

Next up, the biggest autumn/winter 2021 fashion trends to know. 

This piece originally appeared on Who What Wear U.S. and has since been updated.

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