A reason to wear pants

This tailored, high-waisted silhouette comes in a Japanese ponte-knit fabric that feels like your favorite pair of leggings. Bonus: They’re super slimming and totally look professional. Made in NYC.

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The Fit

Slim fit through legs with a high waist and a cropped leg. Flattering welt pockets in front and back and belt loops.

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Fabric & Care
  • Structured and stretchy with a heavy weight and a matte finish
  • 56% modal, 38% nylon, 6% polyurethane
  • Dry clean only
Special Facts

Good for: Hourglass shapes, athletic builds

Our go-to for: When you need to look professional but want to be in yoga pants


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Designer's Notes

I wanted to create work-appropriate pants that were super comfortable. I chose Japanese ponte because it’s both sturdy and stretchy so it holds you in without being restrictive. Basically magic.

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When making your deadline is going to be a stretch

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Fit Notes
Slim fit through legs with a high waist and a cropped leg.  Model is 5’8.5” and wearing a size 2.

Size Guide
Below are the exact measurements of the Essex Pants.  All measurements are in inches. For general sizing and measurements, please visit our Size Guide.

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Fit Process
All of our clothing is fit to a professional fit model so that we can ensure our garments run true to size and our fit is consistent.  Our fit model wears an Of Mercer size 6.  She is 5’8” / bust – 35 ½” / waist – 28” / hip -  38”.

If you have any questions about fit or need help selecting your size, please don’t hesitate to call us at (212) 979-2229 or email us at info@ofmercer.com.