Can you believe that flare pants were originally a thing for sailors? They were easier to grab
when someone fell overboard, and they were easier to roll up and continue working when wet.
Of course, like everything out, the style soon became a fashion trend. For good reason too; if
flare pants are your style, then they can accentuate your waist and thighs while making your
legs look long and slim. While anyone can wear flare pants, they work best for those with curvy
Flare pants died off for a little bit, but now are coming back with a vengeance. They are no
longer for casual and fancy wear, however. Now, they are taking over the offices too. No more
straight-legged slacks for your office space.
Take a look at these 14 examples of flare dress pants for the office and get your opinion on the
So what do you think? Are flare pants coming back in style, or should they be left where they
originally were? What about for office work? Do you think you would be willing to try flare pants
for the office?