Before you start visualizing Justin Bieber in drop-crotch pants, hear us out as to why looser-than-you’re-used-to leather pants are the way to go. First up, opting for a baggier silhouette will set you ahead of the Spring '14 curve (Acne and Jonathan Saunders were just two of the labels loosening things up in the pant department), but living in the now, they’re just straight-up cool! Go against your stylish judgment and pair loose-fit pants with a spacious top half: French blogger Charlotte (pictured) from Arty Filles, is proof it works. Think of it like a California cool girl’s take on cold-weather dressing and try a skate shoe or luxe flatform with your leather peg-leg pants.