The everyday 9-to-5 grind of constantly sporting structured trousers can be quite tedious, especially in this ridiculous Bangkok heat. When it comes to styling your workwear, there’s more than just picking an appropriate attire — the comfort of the design is something to take into account, too. Luckily, with many local fashion stores launching loose-fitting pants lately, we can now swap our office classics for more casual alternatives. Effortlessly flattering, these relaxed-fit pants cinch your waist and shrink your thighs — it’s a wearable style for all work occasions. Whether you have a fast-paced day of meetings or a work event to attend, here are our top picks to keep you cool.
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Step aside typical monochrome — cheerful brights are a chic way to rock your office-ready style. Sophisticated and fun, these colourful slacks (THB 1,490) from Rally Movement are available in various shades, from mustard yellow to pastel blue. For fashionistas looking for a playful take, make sure you check these pants out.
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Cut from chino cotton featuring a flared fit and crêpe details, these Welalika‘s pants (THB 1,290) are versatile enough for all work occasions. Another reason to love: their neutral-ivory shade, which will allow you to pair them with any outfits. Simply wear them with your favourite tops, and you’re good to go.
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Featuring sleek stripes and flowy fabrics, Allur‘s signature trousers (THB 1,190) will add a cool clash to your office-appropriate look. With its vertical lines, the smart silhouette will not only elongate your figure but also make you appear taller. Wear these pants with a stylish blouse to your office; or pile on some sparkly accessories to take the look from day to night.
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With wide-leg silhouettes, these baggy pants (THB 1,590) from Be Hers will flatter just about anybody. They also come with weaving textures and intense blue colour that give them a polished effect. Slip into these pants and match them with your high heels; they are a perennial staple for any workwear wardrobe.
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This pair of high-waist trousers (THB 690) from Molivien comes with a bow tie to help define your waistline. Lovely and chic, these pants will elevate your classic workwear with a feminine twist. To create the ultimate workwear combo, pair them with darker hued shirts for an eye-catching ensemble.
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