Jennifer Lopez Wears $1,275 Wide Leg Pants, We Bow Down 

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Just when we think that Jennifer Lopez can’t get any more fabulous, she proves Us wrong. Our latest piece of evidence that she’s the queen of everything: her major Brunello Cucinelli pleated high-rise wide-leg jeans that she wore in L.A. on January 10.

To give you an idea of just how major these trousers were, well, let’s just say they were so wide-leg that they look like a maxi skirt. And the pleated high-waist? The extra detail had major waist-nipping impact. How does one style a pair of show-stopping pants like the ones that J.Lo was sporting? You pair them with a classic striped knitted top, a black Hermes Birkin bag, heeled sandals, chunky oversized silver hoops and,  last but not least, classic oversized aviator frames.

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This ensemble is yet another example of Jenny from the Block’s killer style chops. Just yesterday, she paired crystal-encrusted Gucci socks with shimmering stiletto sandals to top off of elegant outfit consisting of a tulle skirt and ivory sweater. Lopez is also a fan of the high-waisted pleated pant and has worn them on a number of occasions. Most recently, she rocked a pair of high-waisted plaid pants to a holiday party (they had a tapered leg), which effectively enhanced her whittled waist, while also allowing her to be comfy.

Wide-legs are having a moment, perhaps as a way to get away from the oh-so-tight skinny jeans that have ruled the runways and sidewalks for so long. Any woman looking for a thigh-slimming boost can rejoice — they not only hide an ample upper leg, the elongate for a figure-flattering boost.

Our takeaway: it’s time to invest in a pair of pleated high-waisted pants. Because if J.Lo is wearing them, you know that they are major.

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