Since lockdown began we have all been adopting a lot of loungewear to get through the challenges of adapting to our new lifestyles. But there is something to be said for getting up and getting dressed – sometimes for your own mental state more than anything.
Putting on a proper outfit can make us feel more like ourselves, and more productive to boot – but why not have the best of both worlds? These comfortable trousers will leave you feeling ready and raring to go but with all the comfort of your much beloved tracksuit bottoms – win win, if you ask us.
15 of the best pairs of comfortable trousers to shop now
These utility trousers are the ultimate in comfort, but in this chic colour and tapered fabric they’re also easily dressed up with a French-tucked shirt or a simple tee.
V by Very
Wide leg and belted is such a flattering shape and in this fluid material these nautical inspired navy wonders from Very are so easy to wear. Enjoy them now with a cute Breton and Converse, and then dress up when you are back in the office with a pair of heels.
These neutral striped trousers are great for this summer heat, and look so chic you’ll want to wear them all season.
A linen jogger is a classic wardrobe staple, and makes the perfect lighter alternative to your loungewear.
Invest in these comfortable trousers from Casa Raki now and they will last you for summer parties and holidays for years to come.
These khaki paperbag high waisted trousers are a great piece to add to your fashion arsenal. They will easily transition from summer to winter and are incredibly comfortable, too.
These beautiful trousers are super soft and comfortable for moving around in, but still also look elegant dressed up on warm summer evenings.
If you feel like injecting some colour into your wardrobe these pale blue beauties in a relaxed cut will work perfectly with plain t-shirts and sliders. You can smarten them up once you’re back at work.
Whistles’ flowing pair of soft trousers cater for all of your comfort needs; a casual option that will allow for any activity.
With the look of a smart work trouser with all the benefits of a relaxed elasticated waistband, these Topshop trousers are the perfect way to feel professional but still snug.
Me+Em are renowned for doing a great trouser and these luxurious silk joggers are no exception.
An investment, yes, but these classic wide leg trousers from Three Graces will work for every occasion and last for years. Whether a t-shirt and flip flop now, a shirt for work or a silk top for the long summer evenings, this style has got you covered.
The perfect summer throw on! Pair with a bikini top in the sun or throw on with a tee for your daily walk.
& Other Stories
It doesn’t get much better than an elasticated waist and these trousers from & Other Stories come with all the luxuries of a lounge pant whilst looking more formal.
The ultimate in comfort are these luxe silk options from Asceno. Enjoy lounging in them during lockdown, then pair with heels and a black shirt for summer evenings.
Feature by Sophie Dearden