10/07/2011 09:19 am ET Updated Oct 11, 2012

Corduroy Pants: The Stylelist 7 (PHOTOS)

There's no doubt about it — retro fashion is in for fall. Labels like Gucci and Tory Burch embraced the days of disco and flower power in their recent fall runway collections, harking back to a time of super—flared pants and loose bow tie blouses. And while fun fur and velvet were fabric fixtures in these throwback collections, corduroy made a serious comeback as well.

Whether you prefer a bootcut, bell—bottoms or skinnies, this season's corduroys are colorful and contemporary. Take a look at our picks for the seven coolest cords out now.

Meanwhile, do you approve of Rachel Bilson's bold pants and equally bold top?


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