Ashlee Simpson has been making the rounds at New York Fashion Week. First she served as a model for sister, Jessica’s new denim line. More recently, she was snapped at Max Azria’s runway show. She walked the step and repeat, while posing for pictures with Max Azria.
Ashlee wore a pair of flared jeans, a leather jacket and leopard print heels. Ashlee’s jeans are by Levi’s. She’s been wearing a lot of the brand while in New York. While I think this outfit encapsulates Ashlee’s laid back rocker style, I don’t like it at all. I think it’s far too casual for Fashion Week and I don’t like the way her jeans fit her, they look like they’re falling off her tiny frame!
So I thought for this weeks review, I would do something a little different and try a cut that I have never tried before. Levi’s sent these to me and I didn’t think I would like them at first as I haven’t really been a fan of the boyfriend skinny jeans but I was wrong! I have worn them about 6 times already and considering the amount of jeans I own, that’s a lot of times for me to wear a pair of jeans! Haha.
The fit of these jeans was something that surprised me actually, I always thought boyfriend skinny jeans would be really unflattering and more like carrot pants which I am definitely not a fan of, well at least I don’t think I am, I’ve never tried them but I imagine they would make my short legs even shorter. These Levi’s jeans are very roomy in the crotch area and the butt area which makes them incredibly comfy and easy to move in. That’s why I love them most for just running errands and going somewhere that I need comfort. They are also not too tight at the ankles which can make them look strangely out of proportion. The way these are cut is great and I am pretty sure, if I wanted to try this trend, I couldn’t have tried a better pair. This is also my first time trying Levi’s so I was quite happy to know I like them.
The wash is a very light medium wash, it’s got some very nice whiskering across the lap area and it’s got distressing patches on one of the knees, it definitely looks quite authentic, like an older pair of vintage Levi’s which have faded over the years. The denim is also very comfy! Since these are a sample I can’t actually tell you what they are made from as they have no tags, however they do feel stretchy and like a pure cotton denim so I would assume they have about 2% stretch to them and 98% cotton.
Speaking of Levi’s though, hopefully I am going to find a Curve ID jean that fits me! I tried the Demi curve and it was just a little too big in the legs and the Bold curve was no good at all as I don’t have that type of body shape. I haven’t tried the Slight curve but I know that one will be the one for me. I took the test on the Levi’s site and it matched me with that cut too so I can’t wait to review a pair of those for you!
Jeans courtesy of Levi’s.
Actors Matt Bennett (L) and Zack Pearlman arrive at the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles, California. It looks like they had fun goofing around!
Matt was wearing Levi’s and if you don’t know who Matt is, he is a actor on the show “VicTORIous” on Nickelodeon. Matt usually has a puppet named Rex on his arm for the show; he plays a geeky kid named Robbie who is a master ventriloquist.
Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green were spotted dining at Asanebo restaurant chowing on Japanese food. Brian was wearing Levi’s jeans and you know from these pictures I can REALLY see why Megan married him. He’s one hunky guy! I honestly think he looks better with age.
Brian recently told the press about his new wife, “She’s a great mom. She’s helped me raise him since he was two. He loves her to death and she loves him to death. They have a great relationship. That’s all I can ask for.”