Going on now at Rue La La, check out the James Jeans sale! Enter email@example.com as the referrer if you need to join! Rue La La is also having a Ray Ban sale this week so you can get some cool 80′s shades, as well as Isabelle Fiore and What Goes Around Comes Around.
And check out Genetic Denim at Hautelook this week!
And in non-denim news, watch Gilt Groupe this week for sales on Botkier (LOVE their handbags), Charlotte Ronson, J. Lindeberg and more!
***UPDATE!*** In what-to-wear-with-denim news, Ideeli is having a surprise sale on Friday, January 30th with Gucci handbags and acccessories from $135! OMG! Check out the pics! Remember, to join Ideeli - just use code Denim101. I looooove Gucci – these bags will instantly take an outfit of denim and a t-shirt to a new level of dressiness.
And be sure to check out the list of all the sample sale sites we’ve compiled so you can join them all!
Girl, be careful in those low rise Paige Premium Denim jeans! Can you guess the celeb?
Audrina Patridge was spotted out shopping recently in a pair of Divine Rights of Denim shorts, which are, as far as we can tell, unreleased in stores yet unless she cut them herself! For now, you can find Divine Rights of Denim at Arden B. or at Dillard’s. I like that this girl wears the brand she’s representing!
So it’s been seen on just about everyone from our girls Katie and SJP to Drew Barrymore and even Penelope Cruz too. Closed Denim, founded in Italy and originally created for Postal workers in Germany, might be the next big indie line out there with most every staple jean style you’d care to wear, as well some fun and unexpected items too.
What really sets Closed apart however, is not just its vintage framework or its feel-good working class origins. At least, that’s not what did it for me. While all of that marketing genuis is more than fantastic (and you all know how I love a great ad campaign to get a company on a roll!), what I appreciate even more is actual and genuine design autonomy, exquisite fabrics and true attention to detail. And, lucky for Closed, they’ve nailed it on all accounts in my book.
Calling themselves a “total look” of “sophisticated casualwear”…”a constant dialogue between functionality and innovation,” the Closed brand not only offers denim for women and men, but also some adorable childrens wear, and shoes and accessories too.
Here are some of my favorite denim looks:
So, if you are still not a fan, I encourage you to go and check out the rest of their 2009 Collection at Closed.com, because this is certainly not all they’ve got. Their range of washes, their color palette and their fabric choices are kind of unreal…I mean, start thinking Jil Sander lights (Creative Director for Closed is currently former Jil Sander Designer Sophie Lewis btw…) to DVF brights…dresses, belts, chinos, gladiator sandals, even silk tops…Whatever your passion, they’re doing it nicely over there…
Also, be sure check out our fave Yoox.com for some great buys from the 2008 collection too!