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I’m a fashion expert – where to buy the best high street flattering flares and steal Kate Middleton’s style

WIDE-LEG pants, loved by stars from Kate Middleton to Phoebe Waller-Bridge, are a staple this season.

Clemmie Fieldsend shows you how to get a premium look at High Street prices.

WARM & COMFORTABLE

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This pair of wide leg pants from Asos have a plush feel

Cozy, comfortable clothes are all we want this time of year, and these wide leg pants have a plush feel, making them warm and comforting.

Pair it with complementary textures, like a chunky sweater, and throw on a trusty raincoat to keep the weather at bay.

  • Trench coat, £66 and brown trousers, £25, asos.com
  • white shirt, £15, Primark
  • cream jumper, £29.50, Marks & Spencer
  • bag, £39.99, Katie Loxton
  • shoes, £85, Dune

SPORTY CHIC

This wide leg joggers style creates a casual look

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This wide leg joggers style creates a casual look

Flares aren’t always stiff and form-fitting. This wide leg joggers style creates a casual look, while the bold pop of color makes you look anything but sloppy.

Similar sporty fabrics, like the nylon in this coat, bring the whole outfit together – perfect for a jaunt to the shops.

  • Quilted jacket, £30, Asda
  • White t-shirt, £9, gap.co.uk
  • red trousers, £29.50, Marks & Spencer
  • earrings, £10, River Island
  • bag, £23.99, new look
  • trainers, £32, asos.com

70s OFFICE TREND

Their razor-sharp darts keep the look sleek for work

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Their razor-sharp darts keep the look sleek for work

PINSTRIPES are synonymous with workwear, but you can give them a modern update with these bell bottoms.

Ultra-wide ’70s-style leg with deep cuffs balances the body for those with a pear shape.

Plus, their razor-sharp darts keep the look sleek for work.

CUSTOM CLIP

Pair this pair of tailored flares with similar straight shaped partings to create a clean look for fuller silhouettes.

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Pair this pair of tailored flares with similar straight shaped partings to create a clean look for fuller silhouettes.

CAMEL colored pants are a great wardrobe staple – they act as a neutral and go with any color for every season.

Pair this pair of tailored flares with similar straight shaped partings to create a clean look for fuller silhouettes.

SEE THESE OUT

Checks are huge for fall/winter and instantly bring a stylish edge to plain looks

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Checks are huge for fall/winter and instantly bring a stylish edge to plain looks

WHY not tick two fashionable boxes with these chic pants?

Checks are huge for fall/winter and instantly bring a stylish edge to plain looks.

At the same time, their wide-legged silhouette lends a designer-inspired finish.

  • Camel Blazer, £49.99, Mango
  • cream turtleneck, £10, Primark
  • striped jumper, £55, Oliver Bonas
  • pants, £38, Next
  • shoes, £24.99, New Look.
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CLASSIC JEANS

The darkest shade is slimming

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The darkest shade is slimming

DENIM bootcuts are the classic look when it comes to flares.

For a more mature and up-to-date look, it’s always best to go for a dark indigo shade with minimal fuss.

The darker shade is slimming and can be dressed up with a glam top, or down with this tonal cardigan.

Hazel J. Edmonds

The author Hazel J. Edmonds