When it comes to versatility, nothing beats a great pair of pants. Flares are making a comeback along with raw, distressed hems in jeans. Striped and quirky, printed pants always make a statement and man-style pants are classic wardrobe staples.

Double Crossed Laced Side blazer $249
Wide-leg denim jeans $179
Both from Storm
Step into the weekend and team with a slouchy tee and flats for a relaxed, casual style.

Babou Bomber $520
Painterly Pants in chestnut/yellow $425
Salvador loafers in black $415
All from Karen Walker
Keep it simple and wear patterned pants with a black top. Accessorise with a textured necklace to create interest.

Vest in Black Magic $375
Brace Trousers in mixed suiting $370
Chelsea boots $950
All from Zambesi
Borrow from the boys with this striking pants and braces ensemble. The vertical line down the side gives the illusion of extra length.


She's So Line jacket $649
Million Collar Baby top $449
All of Cuff pants $399
All from Trelise Cooper
The petite among us can sometimes be overwhelmed by a strong pattern. A platform shoe helps balance out proportions.

Are flared pants making a comeback? Photo / Supplied
Are flared pants making a comeback? Photo / Supplied

Tilt Tunic in black $447
Principal pants in ink $347
Both from Taylor
Yeti bag in camel $525
Reflect court shoes in latte $627
Both from The Shelter
Flared pants are the go-to piece of the season. They work on all shapes and sizes and add a touch of drama to your silhouette.

Pepa knit top $229
Pick n Mix scarf $119
Buff Tailed Thornbill pants $269
Spliced trainers $229
All from Gorman
It's easy to be stylish and comfortable at the same time. These fun pants work well on pear-shaped figures.

Pieta top in spice print $269
Vitta pants in nutmeg $299
Both from Gregory
For an even dressier look, wear with a tailored navy jacket and tie hair back in a chic ponytail.

Beauty box

Clockwise from left:

Schwarzkopf Beology Deep Sea Extract & Herbal Plant Essences Repair Conditioner $17

Prevage by Elizabeth Arden City Smart Double Action Detox Peel-Off Mask $126

Sukin Paw Paw Ointment $10


Dr Hauschka Colour Correcting Powder $69

Savar Natural Instant Boost Multi Toner $51

Tom Ford Fleur De Portofino Eau de Parfum 50ml $378

For him

Clockwise from left:

Ethique Suave For Men Shampoo and Shaving Bar $22

Karen Walker Monumentals Eyewear Pablo Vintage Clear Sunglasses $329

World Richard Pryor Trousers $349

Shiseido Men Moisturising Emulsion 100ml $60

Deadly Ponies Mini Ranger Rucksack Fur $1295

Barkers Zig Zag socks $13