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Flattering Your Hips
Stacy says women with wide hips should stick with a mid-rise jean that is slightly on the lower side in order to fit around the widest part without creating love handles. Also, look for a straight leg or a trouser leg, which falls down from the hips to create a longer-looking leg line. Ladies with hips typically have thicker limbs, and straight-leg jeans help give the leg a uniform width. Boot-cut jeans only serve to highlight the thickness of the thigh in relation to the knee.

Best brands to try:
  • Cambio
  • Lucky
  • Banana Republic
  • Gap
  • Womyn
  • Tahari
  • Levi's
  • ck
  • Marc
  • Seven
  • Citizens of Humanity
  • AG
  • Diesel
  • Joe's Jeans
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FROM: Oprah's Bra and Jean Intervention
Published on October 28, 2009

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