Looks like you're using an older browser. For the best experience possible, please upgrade your browser or download a modern browser.
We recommend either of these free browsers: Firefox or Chrome
You must update your Flash version to view videos. http://www.adobe.com/go/getflashplayer

How It’s Done: The Sailor Pant


 Even when you have legs for days—like our in-house marketing maven Jenny—finding the right pair of pants can be tricky. Here, Jenny shows us three ways she’s wearing her current favorite, our linen sailor pant, on dry land (around her neighborhood in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, to be precise). 


FOR WORK 

Heading to the J.Crew office from her apartment in Greenpoint 

“The vibe at the J.Crew office is very casual. Everyone wears what represents their own personal styles… So basically sneakers and stripes all the time.” 



 “I’m pretty tall (5'10"), so it’s hard to find pants that look good. The wide, cropped leg is really easy for me to wear, and the high waist
is superflattering.” 


FOR WEEKEND 

Picking out plants at Homecoming for her apartment

“I love a good layered look, like a graphic tee with a button-up. I’d say my style is a mixture of Winona Ryder in Reality Bites and a prepubescent
Mick Jagger.” 



 “I love Greenpoint because it’s superquiet yet close enough to other cool neighborhoods. I bike everywhere (thanks for nothing, G train), and the neighborhood stores are ace.” 

FOR WHEREVER 

Meeting friends for drinks at her local bar Ramona 

“I’m not a huge jewelry
person, but these earrings are
just so fun.” 



 “I go here all the time—they make the best cocktails. Hot tip: Get the S.M. Jenkins cocktail and head to the back booth.”
Special thanks to Homecoming and Ramona

Photographs by Meredith Jenks.
Hair and makeup by Souhi at Jed Root. 


Shop all new arrivals here
TAGS: how to, brooklyn, how its done, pants, cocktails, nyc, womens, wide-leg pants
BLOG HOME