The holiday season is all about indulging, and the last thing you want to be worrying about mid-dinner is unbuttoning your pants—or worse. Check out these comfortable and forgiving bottoms perfect for savoring all the stuffing and pumpkin pie your heart desires.
Catia Soft Pants, Guess ($148). Beverly Center, 8522 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, 310-659-5356
Thanks to a high waist and accenting bow, these chic trousers will conceal any evidence of overindulging.
Slim-Fit Tapered Drawstring Cotton Trousers, Folk ($225). mrporter.com
Three words: elasticated drawstring waist. These versatile trousers are casual and cool, and have tons of room up top so you can eat as much as you want.
Alice + Olivia
Stacey Ankle Trousers, Alice + Olivia ($450). 410 N. Beverly Dr., Beverly Hills, 310-341-2870
With a fall-apropos print and a flattering wide waistband, these stylish Alice + Olivia pants are begging to be worn to a holiday soirée. Complete the look with ankle boots and a fancy blouse.
Gray Wool and Cashmere Pants, Canali ($550). 261 N. Rodeo Dr., Beverly Hills, 310-270-4200
For holiday feasting, nothing beats the comfort and style of a good pair of cashmere pants.
Jaims Faux-Leather Leggings, BCBGMAXAZRIA ($228). 8634 W. Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood, 310-360-0946
These faux-leather leggings are all party in the front and comfort in the back. They’ll add a little edge to your holiday look while keeping you nice and comfortable thanks to a dinner-friendly elastic waistband.
Classic-Fit Essential Chino, Ralph Lauren ($85). 444 N. Rodeo Dr., Beverly Hills, 310-281-7200
The flattering fit of these cotton chinos won’t make you feel embarrassed about going back for another helping or two.
These moss green pants provide the same polished aesthetic as trousers do but with all the comfort of sweat pants, which means they’re not only good for dinner, they’re also the perfect pair to snuggle up in and take a post-dinner nap.
Tailored Chino Sweatpants, Tommy Hilfiger ($119.50). Macy's, 10730 W. Pico Blvd., Los Angeles, 310-475-4911
For a laid-back family dinner, go with these effortless sweatpants and polish them off with sneakers and a sport coat.