Taking a break from her tour, Miley Cyrus was spotted out and out in Melbourne, Australia. She wore a pair of The Faye jeans by the Hudson by Georgia May Jagger collaboration. I was on the border with these jeans. I’m not really too keen on the side lacing, but I do think they work. They are very unique and done really well.
I was always under the impression that Miley wanted to let go of her singing career. I thought I read somewhere that she is putting it on the back burner for good to focus on acting. I guess when you haven’t done something in a while you tend to miss it. How many of you are happy to hear that Miley is still making music? You can click here to purchase these jeans at Hudson for $308.
The Hudson Premium Denim and clothing collection for Spring/Summer 2011 is now available for a very limited time! The items are priced a little higher than regular Hudson Denim and they are available in limited quantities.
The Collection draws from the history of Dogtown and merges the laid back spirit of Venice with a European edge. The colour palette evokes a sunbleached, sandblasted seafront juxtaposed with faded asphalt and indigos born in the 70s. Any of these pieces would be at home in a Venice thrift shop, each telling the story on its years. The garments are softened by time and wear & tear becomes a unique texture of repair stitches and frayed edges.
Paired with these easy, slouchy silhouettes are crisp nautical stripes, slim skinnies, and mini shorts that play with proportional against voluminous parkas and hoodies and capes. Drawstrings, exposed button flies, leather waistbands, and built in scarves are special details that give the garments personality while maintaining a chic and easy vibe. You can check out the collection here.
This weeks review is on a brand that I haven’t really tried that much in the past, Hudson. I’m reviewing their Blue Hampton Cuffed short shorts. They sent these to me in the mail last week and I was excited to be reviewing a pair of shorts as I usually do jeans. Doing denim reviews has actually become one of my favourite things to do. After being obsessed with jeans for over 6 years now and being able to try out a huge selection of brands and fits, I’ve really gotten to know what works for myself and what doesn’t, so I’m glad my reviews can help all of you out there who love denim like I do.
I wanted to start out with the colour, it’s a cross between turquoise and aqua and I love it. I’ve always been a huge fan of bright colours, especially coloured denim so I do like this wash a lot. It’s fun to pair brights with more subtle and neutral tones so the colours become the focal point. Blue is a pretty easy colour to match things with as well.
The fit of these shorts is different to what I am used to as well, they have a medium rise which feels like it’s a little on the higher side, I do prefer them lower but since I wear longer tops it’s not noticeable. The inseam is of a good length, even though they are short shorts they are not too short. I like the way the hems are cuffed and I’m always a fan of the pocket bags slightly showing through, it gives them a more casual appearance. Since this is pretty much my first time trying Hudson, I never had any expectations to begin with actually, so I can’t state whether or not the imagination lived up to the reality. I do find the pockets do make my butt look a little flat, however I am unsure if that’s because they are shorts, I know shorts can sometimes do that to my behind, depending on the cut and brand.
I do like the little details on the jeans too, like how they have the British flag on the back pocket. Being British myself, it’s strange actually seeing our flag on something, especially denim, it’s a nice touch though. I know Hudson’s signature is the deeply pointed flap pocket and I have always thought it looked good on the jeans. My opinion of that hasn’t changed either.
Overall, the one thing that sways me towards these shorts is definitely the wash, I love the bright blue and it’s what makes these shorts wearable and fun in my opinion! Buy these shorts at Revolve for $143.
Georgia May Jagger is heading to New York City to shoot and promote Hudson jeans Fall 2011 ad campaign. Not only will she be starring in the campaign, she’ll be taking fans behind the scenes of the shoot with short film clips and tweets. Her videos will be posted using Instagram to Hudson’s Viddy channel as well as on Hudson’s twitter (@HudsonJeans) and Georgia’s (@GeorgiaMJagger).