The Jeans Guide: How to Wear Denim Now

We would never, ever tell you to give up your favorite bootcuts or skinnies. But with so many new denim options - brights! flares! coated! - it's a great time to venture beyond your comfort zone. Here's how to get each look right, whatever your shape. Plus: Jeans that hide winter weight. (Really!)

Colored Denim

Last season's primary colors give way to pastels and Easter egg shades in straight, bootcut, and ankle silhouettes.

Jeans That Hide Flaws

Look instantly slimmer in denim that features strategic seaming, washes, and cuts.

Head-to-Toe Denim

Forget the Texas Tuxedo: Denim on denim is fresh and chic—if you do it right.

Flared Jeans

The '70s staple gets a sophisticated update.

Coated Denim

Love the look of leather but not the price? Try coated jeans for work and play.