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Softly structured wide-leg pleated pants

founder pant

Softly structured wide-leg pleated pants
$148
3 Lengths
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Size 12 of this colour will ship close to May 4, 2024. Your order may take a little longer to ship than expected. Learn More about Special Orders. This item may be available for pick up in store.
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The CEO of pants

These are high-rise pleated pants with an ultra-wide leg and a relaxed fit. They're cut from (Re)ssential — softly structured stretch fabric that holds its form while you move easy. This fabric sourced from a premier Portuguese mill and made with recycled materials and LENZING™ ECOVERO™ Viscose — responsibly sourced, wood-based fibres produced through a process that reduces impact on forests, biodiversity and water supply.

Recycled Materials
Responsible Forestry
Features
  • Inseam pockets
  • Back welt pockets
  • Darted back for shaping
  • Zip fly with hook-and-bar closure
Materials & Care
  • Origin: Fabric from Portugal 
  • Content: 61% polyester, 26% viscose, 7% cotton, 6% elastane
  • Care: Machine wash
  • Imported
Sustainability Learn more about the sustainability of our products, including how we’re adopting sustainable alternatives for our top raw materials.
  • Rise: High
  • Leg: Wider
  • Length: Full — Intended to be a long pant and hit at the ground while wearing heeled shoes
  • Inseam: Size 4 is 31" — Inseam varies by size
  • Model is 5'9"/176cm wearing a size 4
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3.9 / 5.0
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Rated 4 out of 5
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pleated style not for me
I wanted to love these pants, but the bulk around the top was doing me no favours. Material is thick and heavy which makes them drape well, but I was looking for more of a spring/summer/fall pant. They are true to size and were the perfect length for my 5' 7" frame. Too bad they weren't the best cut for me.
February 27, 2024
Purchased
2 weeks ago
What's Your Height?:
170cm / 5ft 7in
What's Your Usual Size?:
12
Rated 5 out of 5
How Does it Fit?
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What Size Did You Order?
8
Almost perfect
Babaton pants are almost always super true to size and the material of these pants are amazing, I love them over the effortless pants as these are truly wide leg and not tapered. Usual size is medium and the 8 fit perfectly. However I’m short so even though I ordered the short version I still had to get it tailored
February 11, 2024
What's Your Height?:
157cm / 5ft 2in
What's Your Usual Size?:
8
Rated 1 out of 5
How Does it Fit?
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2
These are huge
Super wide leg. I feel like both my legs can fit into one pant leg. And to boot, I ordered the short length and they sent me regular. Thanks.
January 31, 2024
Purchased
1 month ago
What's Your Height?:
155cm / 5ft 1in
What's Your Usual Size?:
2
Rated 5 out of 5
How Does it Fit?
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2
Awesome pants!
They fit like they were tailored to me!
January 24, 2024
Purchased
2 months ago
What's Your Height?:
160cm / 5ft 3in
What's Your Usual Size?:
2
Rated 5 out of 5
How Does it Fit?
Smaller
 
Larger
What Size Did You Order?
12
Sleek option for larger ladies!
I got a size 16, though there was no option to put it in the review. I was hesitant to buy from Aritzia because I am definitely bigger than pretty much all the models shown. However, I’ve been searching for real trousers with pockets for ages, and a friend recommended Effortless. Got those, love them; got these, love them. Comfortable, stylish and with pockets!
January 2, 2024
Purchased
2 months ago
What's Your Height?:
170cm / 5ft 7in
What's Your Usual Size?:
12
Rated 5 out of 5
Keep the Talls Coming!!
As a pear shaped, thick thighed woman that typically needs to size up 2x then get the waist tailored in order for "wide leg" pants to fit me properly......these are a WINNER. No tailoring needed. I have accepted the Effortless Pant as a full length, straight leg pant, for reference lol (:

Just pay attention to the waist measurement and order accordingly. I have a 28" waist and that corresponds to an 8, not a 6 like elsewhere! This is true to size *for me at Aritzia*, but not compared to other retailers.

I ordered them earlier this fall in Heather Dark Grey and was initially disappointed in the length, so they were returned, unfortunately. So, thank you for listening to the length complaints!!

Pleasepleasepleaseeeee make the tall available in Heather Dark Grey (and every other color) (because I want them all)
December 18, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5
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4
Love them!
Love the fit of these and the length is perfect for me since I don’t wear high heals. I’m so happy I don’t need to have them hemmed.
December 13, 2023
What's Your Height?:
173cm / 5ft 8in
What's Your Usual Size?:
4
Rated 1 out of 5
How Does it Fit?
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What Size Did You Order?
4
Great fit but too short
Great fit, pants fall very nicely on the hips… but they are way too short (even with flats). For reference, 120 lbs, 5’4 and ordered a size 4. Will definitely re-order if they come out with a “tall” version, but these are going back.
September 15, 2023
What's Your Height?:
163cm / 5ft 4in
What's Your Usual Size?:
4
Rated 4 out of 5
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2
Love but too short
I love the fit and material of these pants, however I am 5ft6in and would not wear these with heels (not into that floods look). Even with a sneaker I feel like they would look short.

Fingers crossed for a tall length 🤞🏼🤞🏼🤞🏼
August 16, 2023
What's Your Height?:
168cm / 5ft 6in
What's Your Usual Size?:
2
Rated 4 out of 5
How Does it Fit?
Smaller
 
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What Size Did You Order?
4
Surprisingly short
Great fabric, drapes nice. Cream is not see through. However, I’m 5’4” but wear 3-4” heels for work. These were surprisingly short. I like my pants a little over my shoes but these were higher up. Returned although good quality
August 5, 2023
What's Your Height?:
163cm / 5ft 4in
What's Your Usual Size?:
4