As I mentioned not long ago, I have a special love for the wide-leg, skater-style jeans of the late ’90s.
On a recent trip to my parents’ house, I dug up a few pictures of myself wearing my beloved pair. Please ignore the terrible bangs, and the stoned-looking expression I have in one of the pictures. Come to think of it, ignore the baggy tie-dye t-shirt as well. Just focus on the sheer beauty of those pants.
I had the posing thing down.
Remember when JNCO jeans were a thing? And shiny Airwalks? Or am I dating myself?
Although my style has evolved over the years, I’ve never outgrown my love of super-wide-leg jeans. I had an amazing pair that I wore all the time in seventh grade, and if they still fit, I’d be wearing them right now.
I don’t have a picture of them at the moment–I’ll have to look through my old boxes of photos next time I’m at my parents’ house!–but they were from Weathervane and looked something like these: