Fashion Slouchy By InStyle Editors InStyle Editors Facebook Instagram Twitter Our editors and writers comprise decades of expertise across the beauty, fashion, lifestyle and wellness spaces in print and digital. We prioritize journalistic integrity, factual accuracy, and also having fun with every story we share. InStyle's editorial guidelines Updated on August 18, 2008 @ 11:26AM Pin Share Tweet Email Trending Videos Photo: Kevin Sweeney/Time Inc. Digital Studio Slouchy 01 of 05 Why We Love It Maria Valentino/MCV Photo These clothes feel as comfy as they look, but they have absolutely no hanger appeal. Do not pass by. Try them on. The mood is hands-in-pockets languid, but the clothes are hardly shapeless. Note how all feature a strong shoulder or a banded waist, making the draping anything but random. How to Wear ItFloaty sack dresses won?t cut it. You want to choose fabrics like jersey, satin and wool blends that have the weight and will to instill shape, movement and control. It?s the most studied kind of casual, but when it works, it wows. 02 of 05 Ralph Lauren Collection Kevin Sweeney/Time Inc. Digital Studio Suede boots, Ralph Lauren Collection, $1,150; visit ralphlauren.com. 03 of 05 Min Young Lee Kevin Sweeney/Time Inc. Digital Studio Viscose jersey top, Min Young Lee, $176; buy online at shopbop.com. 04 of 05 French Connection Kevin Sweeney/Time Inc. Digital Studio Wool skirt, French Connection, $178; at Scout & Molly's, call 919-881-0303. 05 of 05 Chris Han Kevin Sweeney/Time Inc. Digital Studio Rayon jersey dress, Chris Han, $690; call 212-596-4168.