There was a crisp hint of autumn in the air early this morning in NYC, and though we knew afternoon would bring a good reason to crank the AC and keep our shorts short, it’s undeniable that fall is on the way. Fall boasts some of the best shopping all year, and there’s nothing like a little wardrobe refresh in time for the cooler months. One of our favorite trends this year? Metallic jeans! Get a head start by shopping some of our favorite pairs below…
Recently, Refinery29 featured three ways to wear wide leg jeans, a great go-to jean to transition from summer to fall. We know it’s hard to imagine at the moment, through the scorching temperatures, that cooler days are upon us, but it’s true! These breezy wide hem jeans work well for a casual weekend, or a weekday work outfit; it’s very versatile. Throw on a blazer, slip on some heels, swap in a colorful blouse. Just make sure your job allows you to wear jeans on non-Fridays! What’s great about wide leg jeans is that you can keep wearing them into fall and stretch your denim dollars! Check out the suggested pairings and see if you can’t personalize it even more with your own accessories and favorite footwear.
Supermodel Karlie Kloss kicks serious ass on a California beach in Juicy Couture‘s debut fashion film for Fall 2012. “All elements, including the music, setting, cast and props were carefully selected to help interpret the New California cool Juicy Girl.” The brand has adopted #GirlsKickAss to promote the film and celebrate the current and unprecedented moment for women and girls. For every tweet to @juicycouture with the #GirlsKickAss hashtag, Juicy Couture will donate $1 to Step Up Women’s Network.
As part of a multimedia effort, Juicy Couture wants to “create a playful, unapologetic fashion film set against the backdrop of iconic California,” said LeAnn Nealz, president and chief creative officer of Juicy Couture. For more information, go to Juicy Couture online.
Meet Harry. Harry is a bachelor living in California who owns three pairs of jeans – vintage, selvedge, holy. But, after two of them fell victim to one too many rips and tears, and Harry’s only remaining denim was mysteriously stained with ink, he felt he had nowhere to turn. Nowhere, that is, until he found Denim Therapy…
Our friends over at Stylesight stopped by our midtown Manhattan office to hang out, learn more about our services, and get a little monogramming work done. Custom denim monogramming is one of the many cool and unique things Denim Therapy can do to your jeans, and we were thrilled to get to share it with them… and now you! Read all about it here.
Luna + Hill, a retail store specializing in socially and environmentally conscious clothes and accessories, is featuring Nudie Jeans in the latest feature of their company blog. Told in a series of photographs and accompanied by a thought-provoking narrative, the reader draws on all the important elements which embody being socially and environmentally conscious as a denim wearer: taking a pair of raw denim that you purchased from Nudie Jeans—a 100% organic denim brand—and giving your beloved jeans its first bath in the river. View the images and experience the visual refresh.
Every month Denim Therapy’s (widely-agreed-upon-as-being-awesome) Pinterest page selects a celebrity whose love for denim is striking enough to catch our attention. This month,we are welcoming our first male denim rocker: Ryan Gosling. And, of course, we understand that 99% of you already love him, but once you gander at Gosling’s goodness, you will see clearly that he is a denim badass extraordinaire. Even in summertime. Enjoy everyone, enjoy.
Hey USA! Feeling patriotic? One fun way to say you support the US Olympic team in the London games is to wear denim emblazoned with stars and stripes. It’s already trendy, sure—but who says you can’t wear it like you mean it? Below, three of our favorite picks for Americana denim.
In a new feature we’re dubbing “Denim Therapy Tips & Tricks” we are committing ourselves to show you how to do denim yourself. From dyeing, to making shorts, to getting wax out of your favorite jeans, we’ll tip and trick you into becoming a denim expert, too. Just watch, learn, and love. Here’s the premiere video!
So you’re about to pack up and squeeze the most out of summer’s last month on the sandy shores? Us too! And while we’re in the midst of packing up the sun tan lotion, the shades, the super cute Italian bikinis et al for a weekend at the beach, we thought we would impart some packing wisdom on you guys too! Scroll for the denim lover’s guide to what to pack for the beach.
First off, you’ll need two pairs of cut-off shorts. One should be stylish (Think mis-rise and printed), and the other should be super comfy and casual.