Every season heralds at least one trend that seems difficult to pull off and this season has several conundrum-causing silhouettes, one of them being the slouchy pant. No doubt you've seen it before as a micro-trend, a quirky alternative to the ubiquitous (and rightly so) skinny pant. This year, it's moved from the fringes of casual daywear to office, evening, and everything-in-between wear. It's going to be easier to work into your wardrobe than you think.
Don't let a lack of familiarity keep you from one of the most versatile, fun, and comfortable pieces for Fall 2012. We love the variety of styles shown by some of our favorite designers and can't wait to see how our readers translate them into street style brilliance. Need some inspiration for your next shopping trip? We've taken care of it. Here are some runway shots with along with a few tips on what type of pant you should embrace, and how you can wear it, no matter what the occasion calls for.