Talk

Advanced search

Help - black slim leg trousers for pear shaped tall person?

(5 Posts)
chocolateteabag Sun 28-Oct-12 20:14:59

I am hankering after cigarette style slim leg black evening trousers, but I have a classic pear shape - big hips small(ish) waist and I'm 5 ft 9 .
I could do a crop leg but not too short.

So far I've tried Next, M&S, new look, Laura Ashley (?) but if I can find a pair that fit I'd gladly spend more

LittlePandaBear Sun 28-Oct-12 20:26:18

How about these? I'm only 5ft 2 and find that French Connection is cut for tall people!

chocolateteabag Sun 28-Oct-12 20:49:30

Thanks LPB will have a look at ordering them as willing to try anything now
Mind the model looks pretty Mardy and her back view is like a sack of potatoes but maybe that is just the jacket

aquavit Mon 29-Oct-12 09:58:36

would skinny cords be any good? the M&S cord jeggings (they aren't really jeggings, they have proper waist zip pockets etc) are v g - I'm a hair taller than you and also a pear and they fit beautifully, and they are not that tight at the ankle.

chocolateteabag Mon 29-Oct-12 18:41:00

Thanks Aqua - I wanted dressy evening trews but will also look at M&S jeggings as properly fitting trousers of any description seem to elude me grin

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now