During the sticky summer months, it's hard to keep up our love affair with skinny jeans and pants. The freshest bottoms are loose, wide-legs that nip the waist and elongate the body (they really do look good on everyone.) Whether you are searching for a cool boardroom alternative or a casual brunch idea, here are five sure-fire flares and the coolest shoes to go with them.
Shop the look: J.Brand flared jeans, $194; matchesfashion.com. ASOS wooden sandals, $118; asos.com.
Shop the look: Theory Tennen pants, $148; theory.com. Zara crossover leather sandals, $40; zara.com.
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Shop the look: MiH flare jeans, $90; theoutnet.com. Rachel Comey clog sling-backs, $449; rachelcomey.com.
Shop the look: Frame jeans, $390; avenue32.com. Miu Miu wedges, $795; netaporter.com.
Shop the look: H&M flared pants, $20; hm.com. No. 6 clogs, $310; no6store.com.
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