If you’re looking for a quick, easy way to make your legs look a tad slimmer, we have just the trick—and no, it doesn’t involve doing squats or wearing heels! Betty Halbriech, Bergdorf Goodman’s longtime personal shopper and a wardrobe expert, revealed a never-before-heard tip in the September issue of Glamour,: “I suggest removing hip pockets on pants, which is slimming, and taking in shoulders to conform to your shape.” While altering a blazer’s shoulders doesn’t surprise us, removing the hip pockets from your pants is definitely eye-opening.
Scroll through to shop our favorite trousers and test out this slenderizing alteration for yourself!
Elizabeth and James Harloe Gabardine Slim-Leg Pants ($325) in Black
Each X Other Robert Montgomery Light Pieces X Stripe Trousers ($412) in Navy