Splashed all over the pages of fashion magazines and on the runways of the hottest designers for fall, skinny jeans continue to be the must-have jeans for fall. Best of all, you don’t have to diet and deprive yourself to get into skinny jeans. In fact, they look great on all body types and actually help provide a slimming effect on heavier hips. Skinny jeans make you look long, lean and fierce. Coveted by starlets like Nicky Hilton, Hilary Duff and Mandy Moore, this style is here to stay.
The key to wearing skinny jeans is to look for jeans that have a little bit of stretch denim or LYCRA. These will hug your curves in all the right places and provide a streamlined look. For the perfect skinny jeans, order custom from a company that specializes in women’s denim. Be sure to double and triple check your measurements to ensure you get the best fit possible.
You can never have too many pairs of jeans. A great staple for any wardrobe, they take you from season to season and can be dressed up or down depending on your mood and where you’re headed. Although the hunt for the “perfect pair” of jeans can sometimes be a headache, when you find that one pair, it’s all worth it. It’s the moment of zen, the “aah!” that let’s you breath a sigh of relief.
Instead of trying to fit into off-the-rack jeans, instead, try made-to-order jeans that are special created with your measurements in mind. Custom jeans come in all the latest styles and this season here’s what hot:
- Boyfriend jeans – These work for all body types. Pair with a tank top and vest, no-fuss tailored plaid shirt or t-shirt and scarf. Fans of the style include: Eva Longoria Parker, Gwen Stefani and Reese Witherspoon
- Bootcut – This style works great for curvy women. Wear with wrap style tops or a cropped jacket for a great balanced look that will hug curves in all the right places. Fans of the style include: Penelope Cruz, Victoria Beckham and Kim Kardashian.
- Distressed – Whether you’re choosing a wash that has a well worn look, or a pair of torn jeans, this look works best when paired with feminine pieces. Show contrast by adding a satin blouse or breezy silk tunic to destroyed wash jeans. This will prevent your outfit from looking sloppy and will help you to achieve an effortless boho chic vibe. Fans of the style include Rihanna, Kate Moss and Kate Bosworth.
- High Waist – Reminiscent of the 70s, this look is fun and fearless and will have you feeling like a regular Charlie’s Angel the moment you slip them on. Wear with a tucked in button down shirt to show off your waistline. Fans of the style include Jessica Simpson and Jessica Alba.
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Straight leg jeans continue to be a huge hit, and celebs are adding their own touch of style and flair to create looks that are unique and fashion forward. Straight leg jeans can be rolled and paired with tailored pieces, like stylesetter Demi Moore demonstrates.
Tapered jeans, better known as skinny jeans look great on everyone. Cameron Diaz pulls them off with effortless chic at a recent outing. She elongates her legs with heels for an absolutely fabulous look.
Flared jeans are great at creating a sense of balance for petites and curvy girls. Pink shows off all the right stuff in her hip hugging flares.
Bootcut jeans are universally flattering and will allows be a fashion staple. For summer, it’s about keeping the look paired down and casual, with sneakers or flip flops.
As the weather heats up and thoughts of warm summer nights and vacation get-a-ways fill your head, it’s time to think about updating your spring and summer wardrobe as well. So what’s a great item that you can wear year-round and is considered a wardrobe staple? A great pair of jeans, of course!
The look of the season is light-colored denim, especially in soft washes and fades that are as cool and care-free as a gentle breeze. Straight leg, or ‘boyfriend’ cut jeans are ideal for warm summer nights, as they can be rolled to 3/4 of the full length. This effortless style statement is characteristic of the bohemian chic trend that is so popular and worn by all the hottest stars. From Reese Witherspoon to Cameron Diaz and Rachel Bilson, the boyfriend cut jean is popping up on the fashion radar of all of Hollywood’s leading ladies.
The best way to wear boyfriend cut jeans is with a simple tank top or untucked t-shirt and flip flops or gladiator sandles. The head-to-toe look is unfussy and cool.
Celebs rock boyfriend jeans
Skinny or tapered leg jeans have made a come back in a big way. From cigarette jeans of the 50s to emo rocker to high-fashion premium denim, the skinny jean has run the style gamut. The big misconception with this style of jean is that you actually have to be slim to wear this cut. Not only is that statement entirely untrue, in fact, skinny jeans look great on many body types. It’s just how you wear them that can make or break the overall look.
From Angelina Jolie and Kate Moss to Jennifer Hudson, it’s obvious that fanatics of the skinny jeans don’t simple fall into one category of body type and shape. This curve hugging denim is great for casual everyday looks, simply paired with a flat sandal or wedge. But skinny jeans can easily make the transition from day to night, pairing well with a killer pair of colored or metallic heels. If you happen to be curvy, try dark wash skinny jeans with a tunic or a lightweight unstructured sweater. The key here is to be comfortable, yet chic.
For more tips on skinny jeans, visit our Jeans 101 guide.