Unless you鈥檝e been living under a rock these past few months, you鈥檝e probably heard the earth-shattering news: Skinny-leg jeans are so outta here. Enter the flared pants that, for many of us, haven鈥檛 seen the light of day since grade school. While some of you may be hesitant to leave your beloved skinnies behind, rest assured that change can be a good thing. We鈥檙e sharing 11 flared styles just in time for the new season.


1. Casablanca Petite Flare Jeans ($194): Bye bye, 鈥渘o white after Labor Day鈥 rule: These white flares are here to stay. No longer restricted to the summer months, these stunners will serve you well beyond September. Chunky knit sweaters, here we come!


2. Superscript High-Rise Flare Jeans ($138): Bring out the chambray shirts and oversized scarves: It鈥檚 time to get back to your free-spirited ways with this high-rise flare. Besides the dark wash, we鈥檙e crushing hard over those extra-large pockets.


3. Mad Crops Wide-Leg Jean ($108): Roomy is the name of the game, as far as these wide-leg jeans are concerned. When in doubt, do less. Keep the accessories to a minimum as you allow your frayed jeans to do the talking.


4. High-Rise Bell Jean ($245): Wowzer, we didn鈥檛 know that bell bottoms could look this good. In a true blue wash with a hint of distressing, these five-pocket jeans are about to become a part of your daily uniform.


5. Moto 鈥淨uinn鈥 Flare Jeans ($45): Tell your prized boyfriend jeans that you need a break 鈥 these relaxed-fit flare jeans are about to steal the show. Polished enough for a day of running errands and comfortable enough for lounging around your apartment, this #winning pair is made for the everygirl.


6. Flea Market Flares ($135): Swap out your cool-girl, button-front denim skirts for an easy-going pair of flea market flares. Did we mention that these make your legs go on for miles? Oh yeah.


7. Braided High-Waist Flare in Vivid Medium Indigo ($235): As a rule of thumb, dark washes tend to come across as more formal and sophisticated. For occasions when you want to dress up, but don鈥檛 necessarily want to wear a dress, these medium-wash flares are a must. The braided detail is perfect, as it will instantly add panache to any look.


8. Vintage Levis 鈥70s Flare Jean ($125): Revel in the coolest thing since way back when鈥 aka the only pair of jeans that grows better with time. We鈥檙e referring to none other than these vintage Levis, of course. The faded, 鈥渨ashed + worn鈥 look has us reminiscing about the carefree, flower-picking days of our childhood.


9. ASOS Curve Clean Indigo Flare Jean ($63): From work to happy hour, the styling possibilities are endless when you have a foolproof pair of black flares in your arsenal. Part hipster, part city girl, these flares are unstoppable when worn with confidence.


10. Petite Laura Crepe Flared Trousers ($20): Comfier than a pair of sweats 鈥 yup, we said it 鈥 these are the red-flared trousers that you鈥檙e going to want to live in this season. Seriously. Dress them up for the boardroom with a smart blazer or go boho with a crop top and fedora.


11. Joan High Rise Flare ($89): It鈥檚 all in the (patchwork) pocket. Born in the wrong decade? These retro flares are for you. Proceed to style them with a romantic lace blouse and some clogs for maximum 鈥70s perfection.

Will you be swapping out your tried-and-true skinny-leg jeans for a pair of flares? Tell us in the comments below!