The Comfort Zone: Slouchy Pants That Are Work-Appropriate

It’s been a long holiday season. Treat yourself to some (work-appropriate) slouchy pants. Modeled by Annellyse Munroe and Lloyd Boyd III of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Michael Kors Diamond batik linen pajama pants
Michael Kors Diamond batik linen pajama pants

A crisp white shirt classes things up. $225; michaelkors.com.

 

Also: Orley coat, Alexander Olch shirt, Ermenegildo Zegna shoes.

Market Editor: Shibon Kennedy; Photographer: B. O’Brien for Bloomberg Businessweek; Dancers: Ailey II; Hair and Makeup: Naivasha Johnson for Exclusive Artists Management using Kerastase

Max Mara Azzore ballerina-printed silk pajama pants
Max Mara Azzore ballerina-printed silk pajama pants

Cropped styles make flowing pants less pajamalike. $675; Max Mara, Madison Avenue, NYC.

 

Also: Totême sweater, Lizzie Fortunato earrings and cuffs, Jennifer Fisher rings, Jimmy Choo shoes.

Market Editor: Shibon Kennedy; Photographer: B. O’Brien for Bloomberg Businessweek; Dancers: Ailey II; Hair and Makeup: Naivasha Johnson for Exclusive Artists Management using Kerastase

Ovadia & Sons Glen plaid lounge pants
Ovadia & Sons Glen plaid lounge pants

$295; ovadiaandsons.com.

 

Also: Ovadia & Sons jacket, Berluti sweater, Common Projects shoes.

Market Editor: Shibon Kennedy; Photographer: B. O’Brien for Bloomberg Businessweek; Dancers: Ailey II; Hair and Makeup: Naivasha Johnson for Exclusive Artists Management using Kerastase

Jenni Kayne Print silk twill baja pants
Jenni Kayne Print silk twill baja pants

The dotted silk is a subtle nod to men’s neckwear. $525; jennikayne.com.

 

Also: Jenni Kayne shirt, Lizzie Fortunato bracelet and earrings, Christian Louboutin shoes.

Market Editor: Shibon Kennedy; Photographer: B. O’Brien for Bloomberg Businessweek; Dancers: Ailey II; Hair and Makeup: Naivasha Johnson for Exclusive Artists Management using Kerastase

Maiyet Drawstring pants with hand-embroidered detail
Maiyet Drawstring pants with hand-embroidered detail

$995; neimanmarcus.com.

 

Also: Joseph jacket, Totême shirt, Anndra Neen bracelet, Christian Louboutin shoes.

Market Editor: Shibon Kennedy; Photographer: B. O’Brien for Bloomberg Businessweek; Dancers: Ailey II; Hair and Makeup: Naivasha Johnson for Exclusive Artists Management using Kerastase

Helmut Lang Rinsed indigo wash drawstring pants
Helmut Lang Rinsed indigo wash drawstring pants

Give the legs a few rolls for a more finished look. $290; helmutlang.com.

 

Also: Boglioli jacket, Sleepy Jones shirt, Alexander Olch tie, Christian Louboutin shoes.

 

 

Market Editor: Shibon Kennedy; Photographer: B. O’Brien for Bloomberg Businessweek; Dancers: Ailey II; Hair and Makeup: Naivasha Johnson for Exclusive Artists Management using Kerastase

Samuji Tuikku trousers
Samuji Tuikku trousers

Volume on the top or volume on the bottom—never both. $390; samuji.com.

 

Also: Bally jacket, Maiyet turtleneck, Jennifer Fisher necklace, Christian Louboutin shoes.

Market Editor: Shibon Kennedy; Photographer: B. O’Brien for Bloomberg Businessweek; Dancers: Ailey II; Hair and Makeup: Naivasha Johnson for Exclusive Artists Management using Kerastase

Hermès Narrow elastic waist trousers
Hermès Narrow elastic waist trousers

The tie’s on the inside of the waistband—sneaky! $910; hermes.com.

 

Also: Phineas Cole by Paul Stuart jacket, Club Monaco shirt, Alexander Olch pocket square, Christian Louboutin shoes.

Market Editor: Shibon Kennedy; Photographer: B. O’Brien for Bloomberg Businessweek; Dancers: Ailey II; Hair and Makeup: Naivasha Johnson for Exclusive Artists Management using Kerastase