Hey Besties, welcome to another style post, today I will be sharing with you 10 ways to style your Cargo Pants with Blazer, make sure to read till the end because I have exciting news to share in this blog post.
To begin with, if you’ve been following me for a while you will know that I don’t like basic styling of clothes or basic outfits, if it’s not extra and edgy, it’s not Aduni. Yeah, sometimes I do basic fashion but it’s not my thing.
I have always wondered what a blazer would like on cargo pants of contrasting colors, i.e. mixing and matching colors for this fit because I’m the queen of colors after all. One exciting thing about this outfit is that it came out exactly how I envisioned it, the colors, the styling, the fit, even the pose, they are all giving what they are supposed to.
What are Cargo Pants?
Cargo pants are a style of trousers that are known for their distinct design featuring multiple pockets, typically with flap closures, on the thighs, and sometimes on the lower legs. They are often made from durable materials like cotton or canvas and were originally designed for military purposes.
Cargo pants are characterized by their functional and utilitarian appearance. Key features of cargo pants include:
- Loose Fit
- Fashion Evolution
Cargo pants are favored by individuals who appreciate the extra pocket space and the comfort of a looser fit. They are a practical choice for those who require storage for outdoor gear or tools, and they have also found their place in the world of streetwear and casual fashion due to their distinctive appearance, and comfortability.
10 Ways to Style Your Cargo Pants with Blazer
Styling a blazer with cargo pants can create a fashionable and versatile look that balances the formal elegance of a blazer with the casual utility of cargo pants, and comfort.
Here are several ways to style this combination:
- Smart-Casual Look:
- Pair a tailored blazer with fitted cargo pants for a polished yet relaxed appearance.
- Add a simple t-shirt or blouse and slip-on loafers or white sneakers.
- Accessorize with a statement belt and minimalistic jewelry for a refined touch.
- Monochromatic Chic:
- Choose a monochromatic color scheme, such as black or gray for both the blazer and cargo pants.
- Add a pop of color with a vibrant blouse or t-shirt underneath.
- Complete the look with ankle boots or heeled sandals.
- Business Casual Ensemble:
- Opt for cargo pants in a neutral color, like khaki or olive.
- Wear a well-fitted blazer, a button-down shirt, and heels for a sophisticated business casual look.
- Add a structured handbag and minimal jewelry for a professional touch.
- Layer with a Turtleneck:
- For colder weather, layer a turtleneck sweater under your blazer for added warmth.
- Choose cargo pants in a classic color like black or navy.
- Complete the look with ankle boots or knee-high boots and a scarf.
- Casual Weekend Attire:
- Pair a casual blazer with relaxed cargo pants for a laid-back weekend outfit.
- Add a graphic t-shirt, sneakers, and a cap for a sporty twist.
- Carry a crossbody bag or backpack for a carefree look.
- Accessorize with a Belt:
- Cinch your waist with a stylish belt to add definition and elevate the ensemble.
- Combine cargo pants in earthy tones with a fitted blazer for a balanced look.
- Complete the outfit with ankle boots or mules.
- Effortlessly Bohemian:
- Choose cargo pants with a more relaxed fit and a blouse with flowing sleeves.
- Layer with a blazer featuring a textured fabric.
- Accessorize with statement jewelry and flat sandals.
- Military-Inspired Style:
- Embrace the cargo pants’ military influence by pairing them with a structured blazer.
- Add combat boots or lace-up ankle boots for a tough, edgy look.
- Finish with aviator sunglasses and a crossbody bag.
- Casual Glam:
- Opt for cargo pants with metallic accents or sequins for a touch of glamour.
- Pair with a sleek blazer and a simple top.
- Complete the look with high heels or heeled ankle boots and statement jewelry.
The key to successful styling is to balance the formal and casual elements and to express your style. Experiment with different combinations and accessories to create a look that suits your taste and the occasion.
I decided to style my pink blazer with loose and baggy army-colored cargo pants and pink heels that create a fashion-forward and bold look that beautifully balances casual and chic elements.
Here’s how to create this stylish outfit:
- Pink Blazer:
Choose a pink blazer in a shade that complements your personal style and skin tone. Soft pastel pinks or vibrant fuchsia can work well.
- Loose Army-Colored Cargo Pants:
Go for baggy cargo pants in army or olive green. The relaxed fit of the pants adds a laid-back element to the ensemble.
- Fitted Top:
Pair your cargo pants with a fitted top, such as a tucked-in white blouse or a slim-fitting tank in a neutral color. This balances the bagginess of the cargo pants.
- Pink Heels:
Your pink heels will be the focal point of this outfit. Choose a shade of pink that matches or complements your blazer. This creates a cohesive and eye-catching color scheme.
- Accessorize Minimally:
Keep accessories minimal to allow the pink blazer and heels to shine. A simple pendant necklace, stud earrings, and a wristwatch can add subtle elegance.
- Clutch or Small Handbag:
Carry a clutch or a small handbag that complements the pink color scheme. A neutral or pastel-colored bag can work well.
- Confidence is Key:
Embrace your bold style with confidence. This outfit is all about expressing your unique fashion sense.
- Optional Outer Layer:
If the weather requires it, you can add a layer like a denim jacket or a neutral-toned trench coat for extra style and warmth.
This outfit combines the femininity of the pink blazer and heels with the utility of baggy cargo pants, creating a dynamic and fashionable look. It’s ideal for events where you want to stand out and make a statement with your style.
Remember, fashion is about self-expression, so have fun with this unique combination and rock it with confidence!
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