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Best pants for hourglass body shapes

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Perfect pants

Hourglass shaped women want to draw attention to their small waistline while also showing off all the rest of their curves without adding bulk. Follow these fashion tips to pick the perfect pants for an hourglass figure.

Perfect pants

Pants for hourglasses

"Skinny jeans will complement an hourglass figure," explains celebrity fashion stylist and TV personality Dawn Del Russo. But they aren't the only type of pants for this body type. Flared jeans can balance curvy hips, while wide leg trousers will emphasize your slender waist and are a nice choice for the office.

Celebrity hourglasses

Beyonce, Scarlett Johansson, Salma Hayek, Jessica Alba, Kate Winslet, Mariah Carey and Drew Barrymore all have curvy hourglass body shapes.

Perfect pants

What to wear

  1. Joe's Jeans 'The Honey' Curvy Fit Jeans ($158)
  2. Style&co. Stretch Wide Leg Pants ($28)
  3. Levi's Modern Slight Curve Skinny Jeans ($68)
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