How to wear yellow pants

What Goes with Yellow Pants

Have you thought about buying a pair of yellow pants, but aren’t sure what to wear with yellow pants? Maybe you already own a pair of yellow pants, but they’re sitting in your closet because you don’t know what colors to wear with a yellow pants outfit? Yellow pants are perfect for spring and summer and can be worn with many different colors that you may not have even thought of. I am styling yellow pants 13 different ways with different color tops to create 13 outfits with yellow pants.

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What Outfit Colors Go with Yellow Pants

Yellow pants are a fun look to wear, especially in spring or summer. It may not be easy to figure out which colors to wear with yellow pants, but there’s many different colors that match yellow pants. That’s why I’ve styled these 13 different outfit ideas, so you can see for yourself.

These are the 12 colors that I have created outfits with yellow pants. Keep reading for full outfit ideas that I have personally styled with these colors, including tops, shoes, handbag, and jewelry. And if you want more outfit ideas, you can get inspired by wearing yellow sweatpants.

What Colors Match Yellow Pants

  1. White
  2. Black
  3. Green
  4. Orange
  5. Animal Print
  6. Navy
  7. Grey
  8. Pink
  9. Brown
  10. Blue
  11. Red
  12. Tan

My Favorite Stores to Buy Yellow Pants

Yellow pants can be found at almost any online clothing retailer. However, I really love shopping at Nordstrom, and Amazon for clothes, including yellow pants. Find more of my go-to retailers on my Shop My Looks page.

If you like the yellow pants featured in the outfit inspiration styled below, you can shop for them using these links.

What to wear with yellow pants for work: I used these slim leg yellow pants for several outfits for a more tailored and polished looks that you can go from work to weekend.

What to wear with yellow pants for a vacation or cruise outfit:These wide leg yellow pants in a lightweight fabric are perfect for an easy, breezy outfit for a summer day or vacation.

What to wear with yellow pants for a casual outfit: I chose a couple of different yellow pants for a casual outfit. They are both fun and stylish, and you can make them your own with the outfit inspiration included below.

Yellow Pants Outfit Ideas

A pair of yellow pants can be styled so many different ways and with so many more colors than you probably would have thought. I have styled 13 full women’s yellow pants outfits to show you firsthand how to wear yellow with different colors.

If you are looking for more style inspiration and outfit ideas, check out my other posts in this series: what to wear with navy pants, pink shorts, and denim shorts where I share more outfit ideas.

1. Yellow Pants with White Top

This yellow pants outfit is a light, bright and easy, breezy option for spring or summer. I’ve paired these yellow slim jeans with a white top and blue ombre platform shoes. The blue handbag is a pretty pop of color that perfectly complements the yellow color of the jeans. I recommend this outfit for a casual summer day.

Yellow pants with white top

2. Black Top with Yellow Pants

These wide leg yellow pants and black top are perfect for wearing from day to night. The bold red handbag and strappy heels easily transition this outfit from work to happy hour. The bold red color perfectly complements the yellow pants for a polished and stylish look that is also comfortable enough to wear all day.

yellow pants with black shoes

3. Yellow Pants and Green Top

Green is another color that can go well with the color yellow. These casual yellow pants and olive green crop top is the perfect casual outfit for summer. The platform sandals are the perfect addition to this outfit for a stylish and trendy look that is perfect for a casual weekend or for a summer vacation. You can also add a white denim jacket to complete this yellow pants look for an extra layer to transition to evening.

yellow pants and green top outfit

4. Yellow Pants and Orange Blazer

Orange looks good with yellow for a very bright outfit. I love this bold orange blazer and slim yellow pants for a polished look you can wear to work. Complete the look with some neutral accessories like these ivory heels for a look that is fun and professional for the office.

orange blazer and yellow pants

5. Animal Print with Yellow Pants

I recommend these animal prints to add some texture to your yellow pants outfit. I have styled this outfit with an animal print cardigan and animal skin textured handbag for a fun and polished outfit you can wear from work to weekend. Add these pink ballet flats to keep the rest of the look simple and feminine.

animal print and yellow pants outfit

6. Navy Top and Yellow Pants

Navy is another color that complements the color really well. I recommend this navy top with these casual wide leg pants and printed navy handbag for a playful outfit you can wear for a weekend out. The light pink heels complete the outfit and bring out the blue and yellow colors of this look.

yellow pants with navy top

7. Navy Pants with Grey Sweater

If you are looking for a spring transition outfit with yellow pants, then this grey sweater and yellow pants combination is right up your alley. I recommend these yellow pants with a pair of suede boots and colorblock handbag to complete the look for an outfit that can be worn to work or on the weekend that is also very comfortable.

Yellow pants with grey sweater

8. Pink Top and Yellow Pants

Pink goes really well with the color yellow. Try a pink top with your yellow pants for a feminine and classy look that you can wear to a nice event or to work. Add these ivory and tan accessories to complete the look for an understated and subtly colorful outfit.

Yellow pants with pink top

9. Yellow Pants and Brown Top

This brown top with these yellow wide leg pants create a very bold look that works well together. I love the corset boning on this top for a slim and tailored look to offset the wide leg of the pant. Add the wooden handbag and platform sandals to complete the look for an edgy and trendy outfit.

Yellow pants with brown top

10. White Blazer with Yellow Pants

The color white can go with anything, including these yellow pants. I recommend a crisp white blazer for layered look that you can wear to work during the summer. Add these blue platform sandals for a fun pop of color to complement the yellow jeans. Complete the look with this structured purse and silver accessories for a polished outfit.

Yellow pants with white top

11. Yellow Pants with White Top

This white crop top can be paired with they brighter yellow mustard pants for a fun and playful outfit. The bright blue purse matches the look and brings out the bold yellow color of these pants. The platform sandals add to the playfulness of this outfit for a look that is perfect for a night out.

white top and yellow pants

12. Yellow Pants with Red Top

I love the colors red and yellow together, and think it makes for a romantic look. I recommend this red top and yellow jeans for a cute and flirty look that is perfect for a date night. Add neutral white heels and purse to complete the look for a night out.

Yellow pants with red top

13. Yellow Pants with Tan Sweater

Here is another spring transition outfit with yellow pants. I recommend a tan sweater with yellow pants and platform sandals for another comfortable and casual sweater outfit that is perfect for the weekend.

Tan Sweater and Yellow Pants

I loved styling these outfit ideas with yellow pants and different colors. There are so many colors that perfectly complement yellow such as brown, red, pink and orange. Whether you are looking for a polished, playful, or casual outfit, I hope these outfit ideas gave you some serious outfit inspiration. Hopefully, these outfit ideas also inspire you to try something new. Try these yellow pants outfits now!

Which outfit with yellow pants would you wear?

Creator of My Favorite Hello and Author of this Article

Amy has 10+ years of experience in fashion and beauty launching digital products for global brands Fenty Beauty, Glossier, Marc Jacobs, Men’s Wearhouse and Stitch Fix. She also worked previously as a Senior Stylist at Stitch Fix, and currently as an independent virtual stylist, styling men and women for various occasions from everyday outfits, special occasions, to curating a complete closet. Amy is using her styling experience, fashion and beauty expertise to provide style inspiration and outfit ideas so you can shop for yourself and put together stylish outfits that make you feel confident and beautiful. @styledbymyfavehello

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