Womens Jeans

... The Denim Jeans - Fashion World's Greatest Invention


This Shopping & Style Guide to womens jeans will steer you to find the perfect jeans - splitting up the heavy and sometimes confusing denim jeans terms and guidelines into smaller, easy-to-understand chunks.

7 For All Mankind jeans
Courtesy of 7 For All Mankind/Nordstrom

Here you'll find fashion tips, ideas and inspiration on:
  • How to build a solid womens jeans wardrobe that keeps you covered all-year-around
  • What to look for in a pair of jeans so that you will look fabulous in them
  • The different jeans styles and what those jeans terms mean - from different washes, rises to shapes.
  • How to wear your jeans - what to wear to look stylish
  • Shopping recommendations and strategies on the latest womens jeans styles and brands

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Denim jeans are one of the greatest fashion inventions ever made. They're endlessly practical - they never need ironing, they don't show the dirt and everything washes out of them, and not least, jeans are hard-wearing.

What was once worn purely as work wear has now become people's – both men and women's – single most important wardrobe essential!

"I have often said that I wish I had invented blue jeans: the most spectacular, the most practical, the most relaxed and nonchalant. They have expression, modesty, sex appeal, simplicity - all I hope for in my clothes."
- Yves Saint Laurent (French fashion designer)


Ranging from classic wide leg to skinnys, bold acid wash to trendy high rise jeans, and hundreds of other styles, you're bound to take a pick among what seems to be an endless sea of options.

However this guide will help you effectively wade through them all and select your best pair of jeans that complements your body figure. And if you're wondering what all of those different jeans terms really mean, then now is your chance to find out and up your shopping savviness!




How to buy womens jeans, the perfect fitting jeans
How to Buy A Pair of Denim Jeans

With a wide variety of denim jeans in front of you, there are several ways to cut the time in half on the tedious search. One effective strategy is to know what looks good on you and what you need the jeans for.

This page gives you the nuts and bolts on what details to look for when buying a pair of jeans.

You'll also discover:

  • Timeless jeans styles that are worth buying
  • How to select the best pair that flatters your body figure and go hand in hand with your personal style
  • How to find your true jeans measurements

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Different jeans styles, Jeans terminology
Jeans Styles

Do you know what "acid wash" means? What about "cigarette" and "bootcut"?

This page teaches you what type of jeans is what - from different washes, rises to styles.

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Shop the latest Black skinny jeans
Black Skinny Jeans

Black skinny jeans are slimming on any body figure - stylish yet versatile. And absolute essential for fashionistas.

If you're not comfortable wearing skinnys because they sit so snugly around your legs, then another alternative is a straight or bootcut styles.

Get fashion advice on how to buy & wear Black Skinny Jeans »




Shop the latest Petite jeans
Petite Jeans

If you're tired of hemming your jeans and just want something that complement the proportions of your body figure, then it's time to shop for petite jeans that are made for your petite height/short legs.

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Shop the latest Acid Wash Jeans
Acid Wash Jeans

Acid wash jeans have blotches can emphasize a heavy bottom and even make your legs look curvier.

But other than that, this jeans style looks retro-cool paired with a casual top.

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Shop the latest Wide leg jeans - get fashion advice on how to wear wide leg
Wide Leg Jeans

Along with flare jeans, wide leg jeans are great for that chic 70s look. Make sure to select the right "wide leg size" that complements your body scale and height.

For instant sleekness match the jeans with a fitted top. Add a finishing touch with a pair of heels.

Chic's Guide to Wide Leg Jeans »




Shop the latest Boyfriend jeans - how to wear boyfriend jeans
Boyfriend Jeans

They're ultra forgiving on women with a curvy bottom. If you're not into the Tomboy-look, check out boyfriend jeans with a sleeker silhouette around the thighs and legs (close to a straight leg) for an effortless chic outfit.

The jeans looks very casual-chic with a v-neck tee and a pair of sandals.

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Shop the latest Ripped jeans
Ripped Jeans

Ripped jeans give your outfit a cool edge and are perfect with classy pieces for that high-fashion look.

Horizontal rips can shorten and widen your body frame, so if you're self-conscious about your legs look for vertical rips that visually elongate.

Learn how to look chic with Ripped Jeans »




Shop the latest Denim leggings
Denim Leggings

If you frequently wear skinny jeans then you might want to look into denim leggings or a pair of "Jeggings" (which are basically leggings designed to look like jeans).

Denim leggings reduces sweaty butt cheeks and easier to walk in.

Get tips on how to wear Denim Leggings »




Fashion advice on how to wear white jeans all-year-around - shop the latest white jeans
White Jeans

White jeans are super sleek and are a cost-effective way to inject some Spring/Summer freshness to your closet.

A pair of white colored jeans look great with your blouses but can be juxtaposed with a knit sweater for winter.

Chic's Guide to White Jeans »



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How to Buy Womens Jeans

Basic skinny jeans by Neiman Marcus
Courtesy of Neiman Marcus
Denim jeans are some of the most overwhelming garments to choose from. For most people, they all look the same until they fold them out and really get to touch and inspect them, and get to try them on!

Here are a couple of tips on how to buy a pair of womens jeans:

If you want to get the most for your money you might want to assess what you need, and in most cases, it's the jeans essentials you first need to focus on. And then figure out what jeans style you want – from cut and shape, details and denim color based on what looks good on you.

To help you figure out what you want, need and looks flattering on you, you need a basic knowledge of your body shape and any problem areas that you're self-conscious about. This cuts the time in half when finding the perfect pair. You just enter the store and go straight to the good stuff you already know works for you.

As seizes vary from manufacturer to manufacturer, knowing your body measurements is also important in finding your perfect jeans fit.

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