Cargos have been gaining popularity this summer and will continue to be a trend through this fall. It started with the J Brand Houlihan cargo but almost ever designer is releasing their own take on it. With so many different options you can be sure to find a pair that is flattering to your figure. For tips on how to wear them, check out Lorna’s post on how to wear them or read the Wiki on some of the best styles.
2. Denim leggings
Denim leggings started gaining popularity last fall and are still a trend that’s going strong. This will still be a popular trend for upcoming fall and winter. Denim leggings are great because you can wear them in a variety of different ways, tucking them into boots or wearing them with tunics and flats. Plus, they’re typically made from stretchy material and are super soft. Check out the Wiki for some popular options.
3. Printed Denim
Brands like MiH and J Brand have collaborated with designers to release special edition printed collections. Prints range from tribal inspired, to abstract or to the really daring, leopard print, like those from Sass & Bide. If you’re on the more daring side, these are certainly a fun addition to your wardrobe.
4. Waxed Denim
Waxed denim is quickly finding popularity with celebrities. Like the cargo pant, almost every brand has debuted this sleek look. Waxed denim is a great alternative to another popular trend this season, leather pants. It’s great because it is less expensive and also more breathable. Plus, options even come in a variety of different styles, like skinny or even cargo! Check out Jonathan’s blog on Waxed denim.
5. Wide Leg Denim
It’s time to give your skinnies a break! Wide leg denim is starting to make a come back and tons of celebrities have been spotted out wearing it. One of the perks of this trend is that it is universally flattering. Wide leg jeans look great with heels or flats or can be dressed up with a fun 70s style that is popular right now.
6. Studded Denim
Studs are everywhere! From shorts to vests to jeans. Studs have been a popular addition to jeans for a couple of seasons. This trend is still a popular one and will continue to be one for fall. Studs are great because they add some toughness to your everyday look. Brands like Current/Elliott make a variety of different studded styles or if you’re feeling really adventurous, try Robin’s jeans.
7. Patchwork Denim
Patchwork denim was a popular trend on the runway (Ralph Lauren Spring/Summer 2010) and has made its way down to the mass market. Brands like Jet Jeans and Elizabeth and James each have extremely wearable patchwork styles. They look great contrasted with heels or a nice shirt.
Gap is holding their annual Recycle your Blues event. From October 6th-20th bring your jeans in to Gap and receive 30% off their new 1969 collection. If you become a fan of Gap on Facebook, you can also get another 10% off. Not only do you get a discount on new jeans from Gap but your old jeans will also go to a good cause. Your worn jeans will be used to insulate new homes!
Hilary Duff gets swarmed by fans and paparazzi! She was heading out of her car after leaving the hair salon and got mobbed. I’m amazed that she’s still smiling, I’d be really annoyed! What do you think of Hilary’s darker hair? A ton of celebrities are doing the ombre style, it’s starting to grow on me!
Hilary is wearing an almost identical outfit to the one she wore last time she wore these jeans. She’s wearing Current/Elliott’s skinny jeans in Dust Destroy. She’s worn them a couple of different times, styling them differently each time. Which do you prefer? You can buy Hilary’s jeans from Revolve Clothing, on sale for $124!
Sarah Jessica Parker steps out with one of her darling twin daughters and heads to a doctors appointment. Sarah Jessica recently returned from Fashion Week in London, where she attended a tribute for the late Alexander McQueen. She also attended a few of the shows.
Always trend conscious, Sarah Jessica matched her printed jeans with a sweater and ankle booties. What do you think of her jeans? Personally, I think they look like something her daughters should be wearing! There are much better ways of wearing printed jeans, like J Brand and Proenza Schouler’s collaboration or Sass and Bide.