Looking back at pictures from our childhood we often think, “How did I EVER wear that?”—Like it or not, our past is back to haunt us as ‘90s fashion makes itself very much part of the present. One trend in particular, denim overalls, is popping up in some form or another in all the brands we love to shop. So the question cannot be avoided: will we wear them again? The answer is easier to arrive at than you thought, now that our options have expanded from the OshKosh standard to color-blocked, acid-washed, super-short, and other styles of this infamous one piece. Our answer? Yes! If you’re short on cash, don’t fret: there are plenty of affordable denim overalls too. Ready to rock this trend? Scroll down and see which pair of overalls is right for you!
1. Madewell Chambray Coveralls ($145) – buy it at Madewell.
2. Shakuhachi Patch Overalls ($206) — buy it at Pretty Pennies.
3. True Religion Bridgette Boyfriend Overall Shorts ($250) — buy it at Revolve Clothing.
4. Replay Denim Overall (on sale $59) — buy it at Yoox.
5. Forever 21 Destroyed Denim Overall Shorts ($28) — buy it at Forever 21.
6. Free People Taverniti Overall Shorts (on sale $140) — buy it at Free People.
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While the debate on whether denim overalls can ever safely come back into mainstream fashion, suspenders seem to charm every time they make an appearance. Here you get the best of both worlds in a cut-off denim overall shorts by Denim of Virtue that will add a sexy hint of boyish charm to your look. We recommend wearing it with a long filmy knit cardigan and a pair of Jeffrey Campbell platforms for a summery look that will turn heads.
Denim of Virtue Boyfriend Cut-Off Shorts Overall ($225) – buy it at National Jean Company.
Price not too nice? Check out the other options we rounded up below.
From left to right:
1. Levi’s Juniors Styled Overall Short ($54) – buyt it at Zappos.
2. HIGHWAY Roll Cuff Overall Womens Shorts ($24) – buy it at Tilly’s.
3. ALMOST FAMOUS Denim Overall Womens Shorts ($29) – buy it at Tilly’s.
4. Les Halles The Shortalls ($120) – buy it at Shopbop.
5. TRUE RELIGION Bridgette Boyfriend Overall Shorts ($250) – buy it at Revolve Clothing.
6. Wet Seal Raw Cuff Overall Short ($25.50) – buyt it at Wet Seal.
—Michelle Christina Larsen
Tags: Denim of Virtue, Denim Overalls, overall shorts, spring summer denim trends