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Description: Similar to bell bottoms with less of a flare!
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danielita - August 15, 2007 - Report this comment
I love flare jeans...i still wear them...
bo - October 22, 2007 - Report this comment
the flares got so ridiculously huge... we always used to get friends to step on the dragging raggy ends when we were walking to rip them off.
lindsey - December 20, 2007 - Report this comment
yupp, those were the days. Only the coolest people had the really big ones. I'm kinda glad they're gone, they just looked sloppy.
Kirstie - January 25, 2008 - Report this comment
Oh yes. The flare jeans. I know REFUSE to wear anything but skinny jeans =]] Oh how times change... =]
Indy - July 10, 2008 - Report this comment
Those are still kinda in. Low cut and not so much flare.
elizabeth - August 07, 2008 - Report this comment
i loved flares!! especially if they were really long and i could walk on them until they wore out and then i had really cool fray around the bottom....lol
yo - August 29, 2008 - Report this comment
i hated it when people would step all over the bottom and theres this huge hole on the bottom, annoyed me so much.
Kelly - September 06, 2008 - Report this comment
I still wear them all the time. My mom complains when the bottems of them get messed up, but I like them like that. Makes them look so... anti-normal. So anti-perfect.
maddi:) - September 10, 2008 - Report this comment
i love those jeans! :)) hah:)
Rachel - October 05, 2008 - Report this comment
i totally agree with kirstie i loooooooooovveeddd those jeans now i just buy a bunch of pacsun jeans and wont wear anything else. i have to do a report for my school on an era and i picked the 90's and we have to wear the styles of the era. i think i might still have a few flare jeans tucked away....
jt62786 - December 09, 2008 - Report this comment
I have alot of thoses in my drsser by Angels. They're like bell bottoms.
Sarah - February 20, 2009 - Report this comment
I remember when shopping for these. I was like "MOM THOSE ARE NOT FLARED!"
Gel - February 22, 2009 - Report this comment
I have a few pairs of these jeans.
kelly - August 19, 2009 - Report this comment
i still wear flare jeans. i hate the stupid skinny jean trends these days.
Nick - September 13, 2009 - Report this comment
Flare jeans are the most hideous and ungodly creations to ever afflict this earth. People who wear them look like clowns, I am SOO glad they aren't quite as common anymore. Unfortunately, people still do wear them, though. Lots of people do, actually.
karen - October 21, 2009 - Report this comment
i like it and i still and i always will hate skinny
Leah - October 23, 2009 - Report this comment
I remember for Christmas, thats all I asked for was flare legged jeans. I think Mudd measured the flare in inches and I asked for all different sizes. On Christmas morning, all my parents had bought were boot legged jeans. I was so mad I wouldnt come out of my room until they exchanged them.
DC - November 01, 2009 - Report this comment
I remember nearly every girl in my school wearing them during the late 90s while in middle school.
Hezza - December 30, 2009 - Report this comment
I would get mine at the army navy store, some had some HUGE flares, and draw on them....I absolutely HATE skinny jeans, nobody looks good in them! Gimme my bells and flares!
Tara - February 01, 2010 - Report this comment
OMG! I had at least five pairs of these!!!! Back then it was soo cool to wear them but now if you wear them, you're looked at weird. how sad. I miss the 90's!
Nicki - February 23, 2010 - Report this comment
OMG, I still wear and LOVE flare jeans! that's all anybody who was cool wore in the late 90's/early 2000's. I absolutely despise the ugly skinny jean trend and can't wait until it dies down. Nobody looks good in dorky tapered jeans! Flares are the best, Old Navy and Gap among others still make 'em so they can't be that bad.
CoolJeans - March 08, 2010 - Report this comment
Flare jeans were the best invention of the 90's. If low-rise flares hadn't been invented we'd all still be wearing mom jeans. If you don't believe me, check out what the female cast of 90210 wore from 90-96. Now that was hideous. Skinnies are OK, but I still love flares. Not 90's huge flares, but a slight flare in a dark wash with heels really lengthens the legs. Flares forever!
DeShawn - March 20, 2010 - Report this comment
i used to beg my mom for flare jeans... and i got them. but i was too short so they would drag and they would get all dirty and have these holes and stuff in them. hah, those were the days.
...... - May 11, 2010 - Report this comment
I think flare jeans are absolutely ridiculous and shuldn't be worn by anyone who has common sense. I think skinny jeans are the best. :)
Mikaela - October 19, 2010 - Report this comment
I personally think Flare jeans and skinny jeans are kind of the same! I mean THEY ARE JEANS! Lol. I loved flare jeans as I was little but as I started to grow up I liked skinny jeans. Its just really your personality!
jeb - November 16, 2010 - Report this comment
flare jeans are still cool and they will always rock the world for me and always will men and women need to wear flare jeans more they are the best the heck with skinny jeans they look like welfare.
Lisa Koffler - January 14, 2011 - Report this comment
Were flare jeans the equivalent to 70s bell-bottoms?
Dean - January 15, 2011 - Report this comment
Yes, flared jeans were the equivalent of 70s bellbottoms, often cut exactly the same way. And in the 70s, we had jeans called flared jeans too, cut exactly the same way, only in the 70s both men and women wore them in exactly the same style. In the 90s, women wore them almost exclusively, except in really trendy places like London where you'd see men in them too. A lot of 90s styles were all about reviving the 70s.
LadyofRags - May 21, 2012 - Report this comment
Ah, yes, flare jeans. I don't really remember these coming out till the mid-late 90's, at least where I live. Honestly, I have a big a$$, and the flare kinda balances out my shape a little. I can't do the skinny jean thing, I look like something the 80's threw up on (I wouldn't do them anyway, I think there kinda gay, ESPECIALLY on men, lol!) I do remember cutting the seams on the sides of my pants to add fabric so they became flares before flares were available. :) I still wear flares, but of course they aren't as huge as they once were.I'm old now (30, that's pretty old in 90's years, lol!) and I gravitate towards the grunge fashion in my old age...loose, worn in, comfy, ahhhh.....
Roy - May 22, 2012 - Report this comment
LOVED IT!!!!!!
Stephanie - May 01, 2014 - Report this comment
I have tons of these from 2007

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