The 12 Best Pairs of Jeans For Thick Thighs

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Best Jeans for Thick Thighs
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No two women were created the same, so should come as no surprise that, for many, shopping for denim is often a difficult — and occasionally, nearly impossible — process. We've had plenty of experiences where we've tried on styles that were meant to fit us in the waist, only to realize they won't pull up above our legs. Or, alternatively, they do fit our legs, but there's a huge gap when it's time to zip and snap. The whole has thing left us feeling frustrated, wondering where the heck can we buy jeans that actually fit thick thighs.

It's 2021, and while the fashion industry does have a long way to go in terms of inclusivity, we're of the mindset that all bodies should be celebrated and anyone can wear anything. Even still, loving and embracing your curves — thick thighs included — doesn't make shopping for jeans any easier.

However, the list ahead might.

In search for the best jeans for thick thighs, we've turned to brands like Levi's, AG, Good American and more, discovering wide-leg, flares, and options made of a special stretch denim that will no doubt become our new go-to options.

Pistola High Rise Wide Leg Ankle

Pistola High Rise Wide Leg Ankle

Pistola

If you struggle with finding jeans that fit both your thighs and your waist, a wide-leg cut, like this Pistola pair, can fit both. Tapered at the top, say goodbye to that annoying gap. Plus, the relaxed fit through the leg won't be too tight on your thighs. A win-win.

Everlane '90s Cheeky Jean

Everlane '90s Cheeky Jean

Everlane

These über comfortable and trendy jeans will hug you in all the right places without ever squeezing you. The best part is that they're designed to give you a butt lift so you can show off your best ass...sets.

DL1961 Bridget Boot Inclusive High Rise Instasculpt 32-Inch Jeans

DL1961 Bridget Boot Inclusive High Rise Instasculpt 32-Inch

DL1961

Stretchy but not skinny, these flared jeans are Gen Z and TikTok approved. Plus, the faded blue wash is ultra flattering and makes them versatile enough to dress both up and down.

Gap High Rise Distressed Cigarette Jeans

Gap High Rise Distressed Cigarette Jeans

Gap

This store is a one-stop shop for all things denim related and sells great jeans to fit legs of all shapes and sizes. This high-rise cigarette pair will slide on like butter while flattering every curve.

AGOLDE '90s Mid Rise Loose Fit Jeans

AGOLDE '90s Mid Rise Loose Fit Jeans

Saks Fifth Avenue

We can't get enough of the '90s-inspired dad-fit jeans. This high-waisted baggy option will flatter thick thighs and help you nail that effortless, throw-on-go look.

Good American Good 90's Jeans

Good American Good 90's Jeans

Good American

The Khloé Kardashian founded brand is literally known for creating the most flattering jeans for all body types. Its new '90s collection is full of trending styles that come a wide range of sizes, so you'll never have to compromise style for fit or comfort.

Topshop Petite Oversized Mom Jeans

Topshop Petite Oversized Mom Jeans

ASOS

Because being petite and having thick thighs aren't mutually exclusive (speaking from experience). If you need to size up in order for these bottoms to fit your legs, this baggy mom cut won't end up coming with 6 extra inches.

Levi's Loose Straight Leg Jeans

Levi's Loose Straight Leg Jeans

Levi's

Levi's is the best for a reason. It's trusted by the fashion crowd and the most popular styles are practically made for curves. Plus, with a large, fresh selection of denim, there's something for everyone. This particular baggy pair is both trendy and comfortable.

Madewell Balloon Jeans

Madewell Balloon Jeans

Madewell

Quality, cute, and comfortable jeans that fit all your curves aren't too good to be true. This pair from Madewell will help you forgo the waist gap and hug you in all the right places.

Standard & Practices Release Hem Denim Culottes

Standard & Practices Release Hem Denim Culottes

Nordstrom

This wide-leg style allows for a looser fit throughout. No chafing or irritation here.

Paige Colette Cropped Flared Jeans

Paige Colette Cropped Flared Jeans

Nordstrom

Another brand perfect for thick thighs, these cropped, flared pants will hold you in without squeezing you out, and you really can't ask for more.

Levi's 314 Shaping Straight Jeans

Levi's 314 Shaping Straight Jeans

Levi's

This style is engineered for comfort. Constructed with stretch denim, it slims, smooths, and enhances.

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