Clearly, Who What Wear editors love skinny jeans as the next person. We’ve broken down the best It girl–approved ways to wear them, the best brands to buy skinny jeans from, and how to wear them like celebrities. As ubiquitous as they are, however, they are far from the only denim option you need. As Nicole Kidman just proved, a sleek pair of wide-leg jeans are an absolute wardrobe essential—and might even convince you to hold off on your beloved skinny jeans that can feel restrictive on long flights.
Photographed arriving in Sydney, Kidman showed off the ideal airport outfit that struck the perfect balance of polished yet comfortable. Her wide-leg Akris jeans gave her much more breathing room for a flight compared to skinnies, and her brown leather tote and matching shoes were coordinated to perfection. Last but not least, round sunglasses and a straw hat were chic finishing touches. Scroll down to see Nicole Kidman’s new airport outfit and shop the look for yourself.