Versatile, stylish and surprisingly flattering, no matter what your size.
Wear it to the knee (or slightly shorter if worn with black tights), and make sure it has a little stretch and some draping but is not tight.
TIP: Be sure to wear underwear that matches your skin color with any white pant.
Look for a lightweight wool blend (wool/Lycra is best) in black, charcoal or navy.
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TIP: Keep length about 1/8-inch off the floor (depending on the shoe), and make sure the jeans fit well (with a little stretch) in butt and hips. Skip the tight skinny jeans (unflattering on most of us), and get these in dark blue, with no fading or whiskering.
Short and snug (not tight) jackets that hit at the hips are a great look.TIP: Wear with a silky blouse, a T-shirt or a tank with a cardigan or jacket.Look for pants made by Theory, Tahari, Joseph, Banana Republic, J.TIP: Get a size or two smaller than usual or you'll end up with a "Mumsy" sweater, which can look frumpy.The sweater's fit should be snug, and never wear it closed: The point is to cover your arms and add color to your outfit.