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Please help me to find some everyday trousers - not "work", not jeans.

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littlelapin Sun 31-Aug-08 10:08:22

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littlelapin Sun 31-Aug-08 10:43:52

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Cappuccino Sun 31-Aug-08 10:48:11

style-less lurk

traceybath Sun 31-Aug-08 10:49:31

i did see that gap is meant to be getting some cords in (think it was in grazia) but not for a couple of weeks.

am also eager for some slim/straight leg cords . . .

mrsmalumbas Sun 31-Aug-08 10:49:42

Bumping too as I would also like some! Cargo pants make me look fat, but I am fed up of living in jeans.

traceybath Sun 31-Aug-08 10:51:49

these are the ones i saw in a magazine

fingers crossed they're in the shops soon

traceybath Sun 31-Aug-08 10:53:51

or these

BloodySmartarse Sun 31-Aug-08 10:55:05

oooh, lurking... i want to snap up some of these trews when you track em down grin

Lizzylou Sun 31-Aug-08 10:55:17

OK, what about these

Too wide?

with nicer shoes

I like these

littlelapin Sun 31-Aug-08 10:56:25

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BloodySmartarse Sun 31-Aug-08 10:57:18

i do have one pair of jeans i bloody LIVE in, that i like.
Lee, Avalon it says in the label. can i find any the same online, so i have a backup? can i fukc hell...

BloodySmartarse Sun 31-Aug-08 10:59:16

i had a fab, loose fitting straigh/widish leg pair of pale grey mens trousers once upon a time. i LOVED those things...

traceybath Sun 31-Aug-08 11:00:13

ooh i'd looked at those white company ones too and was going to pop in and have a look once local shop re-opens

littlelapin Sun 31-Aug-08 11:00:35

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BloodySmartarse Sun 31-Aug-08 11:02:22

i like lizzies too...

there was a style thread yesterday on which someone linked to a shop site which also had 'goks world' or summink on it... had lots of advice on shapes for body shapes...

Lizzylou Sun 31-Aug-08 11:02:38

OK, I think those ones were a bit "grannyish" looking at em again (am v bleary eyed this morning)

What about:

Sailor front

These?

Too slouchy?

Lizzylou Sun 31-Aug-08 11:03:46

blush Am going back to work after 4 years of jeans, so am not in a casual trousers mode atm smile

littlelapin Sun 31-Aug-08 11:04:25

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Lizzylou Sun 31-Aug-08 11:06:25

There are lots of non-jean casual trousers in the <<ahem>> Boden catalogue

littlelapin Sun 31-Aug-08 11:06:52

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BloodySmartarse Sun 31-Aug-08 11:07:00

ah, here it is
might that help to get you started?
i couldnt decide if i was booty babe or hot hips pear shape...

BloodySmartarse Sun 31-Aug-08 11:14:39

ooh i like the boy fit ones...
i think thats the cut i like tbh; boy fit.

might go and trawl trough the boys section at tkmaxx or soemthing (if i can retain the will to live for more than 2 minutes in there that is)

bikerunski Sun 31-Aug-08 11:40:26

Boden, Joules, Gap, White Stuff, Fat Face...

I also have a large colelction of cords from Sainsbury's! Dirt cheap and I really like the cut.

MrsBadger Sun 31-Aug-08 12:30:12

cords, khakis or stretch cotton type - whatever the Gap outlet has in my size...

littlelapin Mon 01-Sep-08 08:28:03

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