Shorts opened at the end of the year, which expands above the ankle and gathers around the various footwear of your choice. That’s right: flares are happening.
One can pair these fabulous pants in bloom with just about anything: vintage nostalgia in general, or maybe Kim Jones, Alessandro Michele, and the late Virgil Abloh send them down the runway at Dior, Gucci and Louis Vuitton for something else. But one clear marker is that Offset, Migos’ most fashionable member, was an early adopter of the flare revival. Come to think of it, Offset was ahead of the above trend some pants fronts — and as his wife, Cardi B, put it Monday night, Offset’s “different shorts game.”
On the way to dinner for their 5th wedding anniversary, Cardi found out about her husband’s date night – which included a pair of boxy white leather pants and a contrasting velvet mailer jacket. Loverboy brand by London designer, Charles Jeffrey—On her Instagram Story, pan the camera up and down to show his outfit from the backseat.
“Those are the white leather pants for me,” she cooed, asking Set if he remembered when his detractors used to do it.[talk] shit in the comments about wearing leather pants,” before they all suddenly started wearing leather pants too.
“Exactly,” he agreed. “And flares too.” Before Offset wore flares, everyone else was wearing skinny jeans. What’s worse, he added, those people are guilty “The Mannequin Challenge” get dressed, that is, they buy and wear clothes exactly as they are on the shelf, with no personal flair.
Offset says: “Buy everything on the mannequin – you know you have no taste. “No,” Cardi agreed. There’s nothing more bland than a generic drip.
Challenging pants like flares have become a strong trend this year, championed by the likes of Harry Styles in classic Gucci slip-on pants, or Travis Scott in Dior’s baggy flared trousers. (For what it’s worth, Styles and Scott are also ambassadors for those respective brands.) leather pantsHowever those are always a difficult peak to get to the top. And sure enough, ridicule is a regular occurrence — remember when people give Ye because claims he invented leather runners, before people started wearing leather joggers? —and despite the fatigue of the tights that Offset has alluded to, the legs will most likely be slim again soon. But as long as clothing continues to evolve, there will always be senior stylists acting as guides to the fashion unknown.