My favorite Retro Pants & Capris!

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I always get messages and comments from you dolls on where to find retro style pants and capris for curvy shapes and now I am here to deliver! The great thing about the styles I am about to show you is that they work with ALL body types! I know it’s just harder for the curvier girls to find vintage pants that fit so I had to make it my duty to show you all some of MY favorites since Fall and Winter are just around the corner!

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Bernie Dexter has to be my most favorite out of the brands I am listing. I love her stretch denim capri pants and jeans, her printed capris, and her lurex pants which all fit me like a dream and are comfortable too! I love pants I don’t have to alter!
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I wear the top and bottom denim capri pants ALL the time. They are so comfy!de13408b33661182434036188ac4c41dtumblr_o12ir2uTeb1u6u3lko1_1280

This lurex set comes in both gold and silver and the material is stretchy! Gotta love stretch lurex!wDSC02112_53071fb9-5ca1-48d2-91a8-23e126ea5afd_1024x1024Love her printed capris. This is one of my favorite prints from her collection.

5d6fe3e309c4edd7f37f89c9039c287aId say these are my favorite from her collection judging by how much I wear them (at LEAST once a week). These are her Skinny Minnie jeans.

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4373_main These are my favorite Pinup Girl Clothing Capris and they come in 4-5 colors and go up to a 3XL.capri-pants-in-cool-mint-pinup-girl-clothing-1404959897cp84l They work for both slim and curvy girls! Some of them are actually on sale on the website right now too!

dl-cig-n-dm_02Like Bernie Dexter, PUG also has denim cigarette pants. These are great too, however, be careful when you wash them because they DO bleed. They say after a few washes this isn’t an issue but I beg to differ. Regardless, they fit so well I just deal with it. These also come in red, black, and tiger print.

8817_1If you are going for a more 1940s look than the Doris pants are a killer choice. These comfy pants are my favorite. I currently own these in both Olive and Black and plan to wear them all Fall and Winter.

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4236372_551329_10151293617579327_1740293463_nSpeaking of 1940s, Tara Starlet does a MEAN pair of 1940s style trousers. I have these in gray tweed and they fit AMAZING. Not sure if she has them out now but its worth following her line to see if she re-releases them come Fall.

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06_rsa0319s_PBelieve it or not, American Apparel makes a dope 1940s pant. They just have shitty styling in their catalogue images. I have these pants in about 5 colors and I wear them like this..IMG_7187

As you can see, with the right styling, these pants can transform into perfect 1940s trousers.

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They also have 1940s style Palazzo pants but these are sheer. I’d definitely wear these on the beach though. I have them in white.

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This post is based solely on my own experience/collection of pants, capris, and trousers. As for other companies who make really great bottoms, I can’t really speak for them. However, if you know of any I should add to this list that fit great and look great, feel free to let me know! I love finding out about other great brands that make great clothing for women of all sizes.

Thank you for tuning in and happy shopping!

XOXO

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4 Comments on “My favorite Retro Pants & Capris!

  1. LOVE your styling! I would like to add that the Freddie of Pinewood make some killer jeans! They fit amazing!

  2. I love Bernie’s pants too. You should check out Tarantula Clothing. I love their Sex Kitten Capris, I literally have them in every color.

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