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I'm after a pair of navy ankle length work trousers in a light material, preferably chino style. I bought a couple of h&m ones but the chino style that were a perfect fit had knees in them after about 30secs so they're going back and the stretchier kind feel too polyestery and like I'll boil in them. Ideally want slim fit and not hemmed funny at bottom so I can roll them up
I think trousers are mostly about fit so recommendations don't always work but I've tried a lot of chinos on lately and M&S were as good as any.
You may not fancy trying H&M again but they did some good cotton mix slim leg trousers last year which, for reasons best known to themselves, they described as 'slacks'. I also like their new wide leg cropped chinos but don't think they do them in navy.
I had some Wallis chinos that sagged. They got consigned to the charity bag.
Unfortunately all the Gap stores near me have closed and I won't buy trousers I can't try on in a shop. There is a Gap outlet about half an hour away, but it is an outlet and doesn't always have what I want.
Oh Flo is right. Last year I had H&M ones! They were great and cheap as chips. Never went knee- or bum-saggy. Im sure they do them every year. I find trousers nigh on impossible but in fairness to Gap, they've been a good fit. There is an initial 'guess my size' dance - the answer to that is usually a size down. They are good.
I wear Boden bistro crops year round (I live in a warm country). They are perfect for curvy figures, I have them in black and blue, they are super versatile, easy to wash and iron and always look smart. A touch of stretch means they don't look crumpled unlike 100% cotton.