While destroyed denim is a trend we’ve loved forever, but there’s a new version of deconstructed denim style in town: frayed denim is a huge deal this season, and from our favorite style news sites to our top shopping destinations in the city, it’s visible. Here are three of our favorite ways to work this on-the-rise trend into your wardrobe, stat.
1. Marques’ Almeida Fluted frayed denim midi skirt (below)
2. Sonia Rykiel High-rise flared jeans (below)
3. Steve J & Yoni P Distressed denim mini skirt
Will you be wearing the frayed edge denim trend this season?
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Every denim head needs to own Denim Style By Horst. A Friedrichs. Why? Check this out, from Mr. Porter: “Renowned photographer Horst. A Friedrichs took to the streets of London to snap the aficionados, retailers and makers of the contemporary denim scene. In an introduction written by Kelly Dawson of Dawson Denim, she heralds this pictoral work as “the rite of passage for the Denimhead.” The beautifully curated collection of photographs is complete with a mini dictionary at the back, making it a perfect gift for the denim-fan in your life.” Score it here.
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All the conflicting denim advice out there can really confuse a girl. Denim in the oven? Denim in the snow? Don’t wash, wash with vinegar, dry clean only? It’s a lot. Luckily, StyleCaster posted “12 Denim Tips Every Girl Should Know: How To Wash Jeans, Break Them In, and Fold Them Like a Pro“. Need we say more? Click through and get schooled from head to toe on women’s jeans.
Image via StyleCaster.
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Summer is more than half way over, and that means it’s time to start thinking about your fall wardrobe. It’s still warm as heck out there though (unless you’re in Australia), so finding men’s jeans that won’t smother you is key to staying stylish and feeling good through the final weeks of the season. Check out some of our favorite finds below, and let us know what you’re wearing on Instagram with the hashtag #denimtherapy.
1. Loro Piana Slim-Fit Denim Jeans 2. Nudie Jeans Grim Tim Slim-Fit Organic Dry Denim Jeans 3. Burberry Brit Slim-Fit Washed-Denim Jeans
4. Brunello Cucinelli Slim-Fit Denim Jeans 5. Acne Studios Ace Slim-Fit Washed-Denim Jeans 6. Frame Denim Rincon Slim-Fit Washed Denim Jeans
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The cover of Teen Vogue August is getting a ton of buzz, featuring three of the freshest faces in modeling, decked out in chic denim looks:
“Egyptian-Moroccan Imaan Hammam is a breakout star who landed a career-defining Givenchy campaign and her first Vogue cover. French-Ivorian beauty Aya Jones walked in an astounding 47 runway shows. And Dominican stunner Lineisy Montero kicked off her modeling career on the lauded Prada runway (she, along with Aya and Imaan, are among a small cadre of black models to grace the influential catwalk since Naomi Campbell in the ’90s).” (Check out the full article at Teen Vogue)
Image via Teen Vogue.
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The Wall Street Journal explored a spectrum of silhouettes and textures beyond the generic skinny jean in an understated editorial for their February 2015 issue. Shot by Annemarieke Van Drimmelen, the denim styling evokes a sense of creativity and effortlessness. Modeled by the enigmatic Constance Jablonski, who reminds of of Cybil from the first Silent Hill game—see?, the effect is an editorial that peers toward the future, patiently waiting for everyone else to catch up. See the full editorial here.
Image via Visual Optimism.
—Michelle Christina Larsen
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Wildfox has a serious talent for creating lifestyle lookbooks that emit an ethereal, youthful quality in line with their cozy and carefree clothing. A spectrum of pastels, flowers, layers of knitwear and mermaid hair are never far behind when you see the brand name on your screen, and this new fall lookbook is no different. Dubbed Sense & Eccentricity, this newest collection is styled with classic denim overalls and printed denim jackets. Stove pipe jeans and flare leg destroyed denim also make appearances. See some of our favorite shots from the series below.
A twist of humor is added too—the lookbook includes recipes for the perfect fried egg and homemade hot cocoa. And aren’t those the exact things you would want if you were snowed in with your BFFs in a mansion on a cold winter afternoon? We think yes.
See the full lookbook at Wildfox.
—Michelle Christina Larsen
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Need a few tips on how to style your jeans this fall? How about 18? The Fashion Spot has a crash course on styling your jeans, demonstrated by some of our favorite style icons (think Miranda Kerr and Taylor Swift). Some tips are tried-and-true (and you may already know ’em), but there are bound to be a few fresh ideas in the mix! An alternative to cuffing? What to wear with bell bottoms? Check out all of the tips, here: 18 Jean Styling Tips You Need Now
Images via The Fashion Spot
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To tap into some cool & casual fall denim style inspiration, look no further than Mango‘s fall 2014 lookbook. The set of tranquil, effortless shots feature outfits that emphasize layered knits, destroyed denim in relaxed fits, and an earthy color palette—just to name a few of our favorite trends. See the full lookbook, and go get that grandpa sweater, darlin’. It might be a warm and rainy day in NYC at the moment, but the temperature is steadily dropping.
Check out the full lookbook here.
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