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When it comes to fashion, looking your best is often the goal, but one unspeakable detail that reigns supreme in comfort.
Menswear, in particular, can sometimes be a bit restricting and dress pants, specifically, remains the one article of clothing tons of men dread hopping into.
With the wide array of dress pants options available today — from chinos to slacks and everything in between — now is the perfect time to find a pair that best fits your comfort needs. But, what if there were a pair of dress pants that mimicked the feel and ease of sweatpants (aka the ultimate loungewear item)?
Based on thousands of shoppers’ reviews, below are seven of the most comfortable men’s dress pants that actually feel just as comfortable (if not more) than sweatpants.
Ranging in price from $27.41 to $135, these picks are both stylish and size-inclusive, with one going up to a size 54 waist.
Check out these best-selling dress pants that feel like sweatpants from brands like Bonobos, Lee, L.L. Bean, Mack Weldon and more, below.
1. Lee Men’s Performance Series Extreme Comfort Straight-Fit Pant, $27.41 – $48.40
Sizing: 28W x 28L to 42W x 34L
“Comfort of sweatpants without looking like a schlub. These are amazingly comfortable and look great whether you’re going casual or semi-formal.”
2. L.L. Bean Men’s Wrinkle-Free Double L Chinos, $44.99 – $54.95
Sizing: 30W to 44W
“So comfortable and very well-made slacks. I wear these to work, they hold up all day, and seem to avoid getting too wrinkled. They are super comfortable. Also very nice fitting. I have problems sometimes finding slacks that fit well or are not too baggy and these are just perfect! I bought several different colors.”
3. Bonobos Stretch Weekday Warrior Dress Pants, $119
Sizing: 28W to 54W and five different fit types
“I would and did buy this product again, as well as shorts. They fit perfectly based on all the info that is presented on the website for each product. I use them for casual and business wear.”
4. Lululemon ABC Pant, $128
Sizing: 28W to 46W
“These [look] like a dress pant, but feel like a sweatpant. They go great with polos and dress shirts.”
5. Bonobos Tech Chinos, $49 – $58 (Orig. $139)
Sizing: 29W to 38W
“You would not go back to your regular chinos after trying this. [It] looks like chinos, feels like sweatpants but lighter. Just perfect!”
6. Mack Weldon Maverick Tech Chino, $128
Sizing: 30×32 to 44×34
“Such a good purchase. As someone who lives in sweatpants, these give me all the comfort I could ever ask for in a dressier pant. They look great, fit great with just the right amount of stretch and are easy to keep clean.”
7. Buck Mason Carry-On Pant, $135
Sizing: 28W to 38W
“Best pants ever. These pants are incredibly comfortable. I was looking for a pant that was not a cotton khaki, but not as casual as something from Lulu and these are the perfect blend.”
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