I am happy to see Mary-Kate wear this quilted leather jacket. I’m not sure who it is by, but I always thought it was amazing. I also think those Haider Ackermann’s are insane. I loved them ever since they walked in the Spring 2012 show. Click here to purchase Earnest Sewn jeans from their website.
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Jessica Alba was seen spending the afternoon at the park in Los Angeles, California with her adorable daughters Honor and Haven and her husband Cash Warren. They really do seem like a cute family, Jess and Cash were seen cuddling and kissing too.
Jess wore a pair of Earnest Sewn Harlan jeans in Cotton Candy for the day. These are the same pair that Minka Kelly has been spotted in previously. I can’t say I am a huge fan of the footwear with this look, but sneakers seem to be the big trend of the moment right now. I’m glad we are seeing a lot of tie dye denim again too! I love how the trends always come back around! Buy these jeans online at Earnest Sewn for $210.
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This weeks review is on a brand that I haven’t tried before, Earnest Sewn. I got sent their Harlan Crop Twill jeans in Orange to review and try, so this is my first time ever wearing a pair of Earnest Sewn jeans. As far as denim brands go, it’s safe to say I have tried about 90% of them, so it was quite strange that I hadn’t taken to putting on a pair of Earnest Sewn’s actually, but I do find the brand quite hard to come by over here in the UK, so that might be why.
I took my usual size of 27 in these jeans, but since I hadn’t had anything to compare my sizing to before, I think I probably should have taken a 26. The jeans do fit me in the butt area really well, but the waist is a tiny bit loose and I’m sure you can see they are quite loose and baggy in the legs too, especially from mid thigh down. I do think though, this is because of the cut. I do have an issue with having baggy legs in jeans because I do have smaller than average legs, even though the rest of me is in proportion, so it causes an issue sometimes and that’s why I usually stick to jeggings or super skinny ankle peg jeans as they are cut skinny the whole way down.
Also, since my legs are quite short, well compared to models anyway, they fit me like skinny jeans more than they do cropped jeans (even though the inseam states 28 inches). They hit at my ankles which is where I like to wear most of my full length jeans. I’m thinking these would fit me a lot nicer if they were cuffed, so next time I wear them I am going to cuff them a couple of times and that should sort out some of the bagginess. The rise on these is a good height too, it’s the perfect height for me, but as you can see it is a low rise of around 7 inches.
Three things I love about these jeans though is the wash, the back pocket positioning and shape and also the material. The Orange wash of these jeans is so nice! It’s not an intense orange, I would say it’s more of a dusty one. It’s definitely bright and strong, but it has a dustiness to it which mutes the shade just enough to be really wearable. It’s a really nice colour that stands out and makes a statement in an outfit in my opinion.
The back pockets, as you can see, are really flattering. They are positioned pretty much perfectly and the pocket shape is slightly tilted so they make the butt look rounded and nice. I really like the jeans for the back pockets alone! The fabric is a mix of cotton and elastane, but it’s a thinner denim and it’s very soft and comfortable. I could definitely wear these for a long period of time without feeling uncomfortable, plus they are very breathable so they will make great summer jeans! I also like the fact they have a black print as the waistband patch instead of an actual patch, I think that’s a nice touch!
If I could change one thing about these jeans, the only thing it would be is to make them skinnier all the way down so that they fit more like a jegging, but that’s just my personal preference. I’m pretty sure they would fit most of you really skinny as they do on the model on the Earnest Sewn website. It’s just an issue that crops up a lot with me, and those with smaller legs. Everything else about them is really nice, I can’t say I have any other issue with them. How many of you have tried Earnest Sewn? Do you like them? Buy these jeans online at EarnestSewn.com for $188.
Mary-Kate Olsen was spotted lifting some some boxes to her car in New York. She wore a pair of custom faded black Earnest Sewn jeans. Being so petite it must be hard to find a great fitting pair other than getting them custom made. It’s amazing how perfectly tailored these jeans are on Mary-Kate.
Both she and Ashley make me want to drop by the Earnest Sewn shop in Malibu to get a custom pair for myself. They have done an amazing job on all the pairs they have made for them. You can click here to purchase Earnest Sewn jeans from their website.
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