Chic Alternatives To Elastic-Waist Pants
The perfect silhouette for the biggest cheat day of the year. The tunic dress's loose, drapey shape keeps you covered as you cover your turkey in gravy and cranberry sauce.
- Dress with Gathered Side, COS $190
Are you smuggling pies under there? Get on with your bad self! Whether you’re partial to apple, pumpkin, or pecan, the poncho and its cousin the oversized sweater are always a la mode. Pair yours with some stretchy leggings or a track pant.
- Oversized Fringed-Hem Knit Poncho, Elizabeth and James $425
Sail into your autumnal celebration in billowing silk. The caftan's ventilation is essential for when those meat sweats hit.
- Henna Plisse Printed Silk-Georgette Midi Dress, Zimmermann $950
Everyone loves a cape moment: high drama, high fashion. Channel your inner Gwyneth Paltrow and slip a stomach-shrouding cape over your shoulders. It may be an unexpected choice but it's always chic.
- Houndstooth Cape, Zara $189
Every Thanksgiving pro knows that it’s all about the outfit. With some strategic choices you can look like a million bucks without the discomfort of structured separates and body-skimming ensembles. Read: Look stylish and enjoy second helpings without having to release that belt buckle. Until Miu Miu makes a muumuu, you can wear one of these pieces and conquer the feast in comfort and style. Watch out, yams, we’re coming for ya.