It’s Official: Cargo Pants Are 2022’s Most Unexpected & Ubiquitous Trend

Gorpcore, anyone?

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Cargo Pants street style

Allow fashion’s finest street style stars to convince you why a pair of cargo pants deserves a spot in your capsule wardrobe. Ahead, you’ll find outfit ideas dedicated to the “ugly,” utilitarian bottoms, ranging from looks with a sporty-casual vibe to fashion week-worthy ensembles.

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A foolproof method for ensuring a garment exudes a refined essence is to opt for one made of leather. Consider styling a pair of leather cargo pants with a sleek, blazer-style blouse and your go-to pumps.Edward Berthelot/Getty Images