Cargo pants, skirts, shorts & jackets are big for 2023, here’s what you need to know.
Women’s cargo pants aren’t just a massive trend for Winter but for Spring Summer 2023 and an easy fashion trend to love and wear. It’s not just women’s cargo pants but cargo everything from skirts to shorts to jackets. Don’t just take my word for it! They were seen all over the Isabel Marant Womenswear, Off-White and Versace Fall/Winter 2022-2023 runway shows to name a few. As well as on celebrities and style stars. They’re such a versatile 2000’s fashion, with so many ways to style them from casual to glam going out looks. It’s easy to see why Emily Ratajkowski, Hailey Bieber and Kim Kardashian are wearing them on repeat.
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I was slow to jump on this trend as I don’t really do casual but finally got won over with the more glam ways to wear them. If you love pockets and comfy chic as much as I do, this is one trend to jump on this season. Whether it’s a black or white pair, pastels or vibrant color, denim or tweed they work just as well for casual as they do elegant workwear and comfy glam looks. Here’s the best ones to shop for this season and how to style them.
How to style women’s cargo pants in 2023 | 14 ways to style cargo pants from casual to glam
Yes, womens cargo pants with a tank top and sneakers is an easy way to wear them for everyday but don’t just save them for day wear. Think stilettos and sheer layers for sexier looks, cargo mini skirts and matching jacket sets for coordinated utilitarian chic and so much more!
- Style your cargo pants with tank tops and sneakers for 2000 throwback vibes.
- Wear camouflage womens cargo pants with a cropped long sleeve tee and long line jacket for transitional season style.
- Layer under a Spring duster jacket.
- Grab a cargo jacket and pants set for an instantly coordinated and put together look. As seen at Off-White Womenswear Fall/Winter 2022-2023 show as part of Paris Fashion Week.
- Elevate a cropped tee with silk cargo pants and heels.
- Don’t be afraid of mixing prints and take style inspiration from Rihanna in cargo pants and Gucci print heels.
- Grab a pair of metallic cargo pants and stiletto pumps for instant on trend glam.
- For minimalist chic, style sleek women’s black cargo pants with a matching blazer and killer black stiletto heels.
- For office appropriate attire, look for tailored cargo pants or cargo pants and jacket sets rather than looser styles.
- Contrast stitched womens cargo pants are perfect for nailing cool-girl vibes.
- For major style points leather on leather is a major trend for 2023 so style your leather cargo pants with a leather jacket blazer or jacket for a fashion forward look.
- Keep the Barbiecore trend going with pink satin cargo pants. Tom Ford has the most stunning pastel pink pair this season or go for a glam, trending magenta hot pink pair.
- Womens white cargo pants, cargo shorts or skirts with a white shirt and loafers are super cute and fresh for Spring/Summer.
- Mix fabrics and styles like denim cargo pants and metallic velvet tops. As seen at Isabel Marant Womenswear Fall/Winter 2022-2023.
Up until recently, the pant was associated with…polarizing aesthetic of the noughties. But in 2022, cargo pants for women feel much more like a modern wardrobe staple that can be worn running errands or for taking a cool-relaxed approach to dressier occasions.
Shop the best women’s cargo pants for 2023
These are some of the most fashion forward women’s cargo pants in style for 2023 from designer to affordable luxe for less styles. A lot of them still arrive in time for Christmas if you shop now. Including this super cute cargo miniskirt and jacket set from Topshop and pretty much anything from Revolve or FWRD.