Pants can fit all fashion styles from casual to dressy. In order to have an outfit that looks great and fits you well, you need to know if the pants fit you properly, if the color of the pants complement you and if the pants style match or age and body shape. Here you will find a list of 18 different styles of pants and heopfully this list will help you decide the right type of pants that fit you the best.
1. Dress pants
Dress pants, also known as suit trousers, refer to pants that are worn in formal and semi-formal functions. They are the most common type of pants.
Jeans are made out of denim, which is a rough and thick material. Jeans have a double stitching lines along the seams done in a thick thread. Source!
3. Overalls or jumpsuits
Overalls or jumpsuits have a bodice attached to it at the waistline.Overalls also have a long stitching line starting at the neck and going along the crotch line at the front as well as the back.
Culottes are shorts that are knee length or a bit longer.
5. Harem pants
Harem pants gathers at the waist and at ankles and are held by waistbands with drawstrings or elastic bands.
6. Baggy pants
Baggy pants are fitted at the waist and flares towards the legs.
7. Bell Bottoms
Bell Bottoms are fitted at the waist hips and thighs and flares from the knees.
Leggings are fitted pants made from knitted stretch material or hosiery.
There is a slight difference between leggings and tights. They are usually made from the same material but tights also cover the foot as well.
10. Punk Pants
Punk pants have lots of stitching lines and pockets stitched on it. These are not for functional purposes but rather for decorative purposes.
11. Stirrup pants
These pants are similar to leggings but, unlike leggings they have a connecting strap that goes under the foot holding the pant in place like a belt.
12. Fatigue Trousers
Fatigue trousers are military inspired trousers with elements such as zip fly with button closure, buttoned down cargo pockets and inner drawstring.
13. Drainpipe trousers or stovepipe pants
These are fitted silhouette of the pants and are very slim fitting pants with tapered legs.
14. Peg-leg pants
Peg-leg pants are relaxed fit pants with a cropped tapered leg. They taper and becomes fitting at the ankle.
15. Toreador pants
These pants close fitting and cropped and end just under the knee. They resemble the pants that Spanish bullfighters wear.
16. Eastern pants
Eastern pants have elasticized or drawstring waists with big flared legs.
17. Jodhpur pants
Jodhpur pants are loose to the knees and end in a simulated cuff at the ankles. They are calf length and also end in a long simulated cuff.
Dungarees are trousers with a bib which is attached to the back with two adjustable straps and also made from a thick material.