Slim cargo pants are a welcome antidote to those dark days in the 90s when otherwise sane women were supersizing their butts. These are 5 skinny cargo pants that look polished and comfortable along with tips for looking good in cargos.
How to Wear Cargo Pants for Women: Women can wear cargos well. To avoid looking shapeless, add a blazer for structure and cinch your waist with a belt. Make casual cargo pants look more polished with a flowy top, sophisticated scarf, necklace or handbag. Wear them cropped or roll up the cuffs to show off trim ankles and pretty high heels.
J Brand Slim Cargo Pants: Dress like a celebrity in these skinny cargo pants. They’re done in vintage olive cotton and lycra with slash pockets at the hip and back flap pockets. The fitted shape is enhanced by contour seams at front and back. They feature patch detail at the knee, a zip fly and belt loops, and zip cuffs. They look great with a simple black tank. ($231)
Rag & Bone Cargo Leggings: Look like a rock star in these sophisticated skinny cargos with a body-molding silhouette and stylish zip patch pockets. They feature seaming detail, a button fly, and side and back besom pockets. They come in black in a cotton and nylon blend. Wear them with Rag & Bone’s ivory silk boyfriend shirt. ($290)
Free People Slim Cargo Pants: These cotton/spandex skinny cargos feature slim-leg styling and trendy zipper cuffs at a more affordable price. They have button closures and belt loops with seam detailing throughout. They come in military green. Pair them with a flounced top for a more feminine look. ($98)
Ann Taylor Loft Tall Twill Cargo Pant: These rugged but slim cargo pants come in stretchy cotton/spandex in gravel grey, beigewood or safari green. They have decorative seaming, wide belt loops and a front zip with button closure. There are two off-seam pockets and two cargo pockets with hidden button closure at the hips plus a longer 32.5 inch inseam. ($59.50)
Union Bay Plus Size Cargo Pants: For fuller figures, these slim cargos are fitted through the hips and thighs with a zip fly, double button closure and belt loops. They have a long 34 inch inseam and come in black, olive or brown cotton/spandex. ($29.99)
The slim cargo pants for women this fall go great with the military trend and make it easy to look good in cargos.