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From the feeds of social media to the closets of Hollywood’s most fashionable celebrities, faux-leather pants are truly everywhere these days. But Instagram and TikTok aren’t the only places where we’ve noticed a surge in faux-leather pants sightings. Many of our favorite affordable retailers are also tapping into the trend with iterations of their own, including brands like Zara, Abercrombie & Fitch, Urban Outfitters, Free People, and Target, among many others.
Like any good fashion forecaster, I can only assume that this sudden style resurgence is a direct indicator that we’ll be seeing a lot more of the edgy pant come fall. And like any good shopping editor, I’ll also be prepping my closet accordingly in the meantime — and sharing a few of the must-have faux-leather styles that could make great additions to your wardrobe, too.
I’ve scouted out a few of the best faux-leather pants that money can buy right now — with styles that span across all major pant categories and are available to shop at every price point. From faux-leather joggers and trousers to straight leg and high-waisted options, these styles are not only incredibly versatile, but I’m confident they’ll also be the pants you reach for when you’ve exceeded your wear on jeans this season (aka my dilemma every fall).
Keep reading to see our favorite faux-leather pants to shop at every price point — with styles so chic, they’ll even make your jeans jealous.