Closet

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

Author: Elle Canada

Closet

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

 

Slideshow

prev next 1 of 20

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

Denim style: How to wear the straight-leg jean

"I’ve always loved how denim looks on other people, but I’ve never loved the way it looks on me. I’d try on jeans and find that the rise was too short, the waist too large, the leg too tight. Then I tried these Paige Denim High Rise Straight Leg and fell in love. I love the dark wash (so elegant & versatile!), and how high the jeans sit on my waist. They’re perfect for Monday morning, Friday evening, Sunday afternoon—a true denim dream." —Laura deCarufel, fashion features director MUST-READ: Meet the ELLE Canada editors

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of ELLE Canada Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

How to wear the straight-leg jean: The look

Paige High Rise Straight Leg in Kelly ($235), at Over the Rainbow. GALLERY: The stylish evolution of the #ELLECanadaCloset

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Over the Rainbow Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

How to wear the straight leg jean: The denim shirt

Calvin Klein Jeans denim shirt ($341.29), at mytheresa.com. GALLERY: The world’s most amazing fashion pieces

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Calvin Klein Jeans Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

How to wear the straight-leg jean: The graphic tee

Maison Scotch Double Layer Sheer printed short sleeve top ($125), at thebay.com. GALLERY: 12 ways to wear graphic prints

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Maison Scotch Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

How to wear the straight leg jean: The cutout sandal

Sergio Rossi Meccano elaphe cutout sandals ($1,295), at net-a-porter.com. GALLERY: Instagrams from inside the #ELLECanadaCloset

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Sergio Rossi Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

Denim look: How to wear the boot cut jean

"Goodbye skinny jeans, hello boot cut! I love how boot cut jeans narrow down the waist and elongate the leg. Talk about figure-flattering denim. Try balancing out the flare in boot cut jeans with a peplum blazer and blouse. Pointy-toe heels work best because they won't hide beneath your hemline."—Sarah Thompson, web producer MUST-READ: 10 things to know about denim

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of ELLE Canada Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

How to wear the boot cut jean: The look

J Brand Brooke Mid Rise Slim Bootcut in Aura ($199), at Over the Rainbow. GALLERY: What the ELLE Canada editors wear to work

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Over the Rainbow Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

How to wear the boot cut jean: The blazer

Alexander McQueen Crepe Blazer with Peplum ($1,185), at mytheresa.com. GALLERY: How to wear this summer's top trends for your body type

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Alexander McQueen Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

How to wear the boot cut jean: The peplum top

H&M Peplum Top ($34.95), at hm.com. GALLERY: Editor Instas from our October 2014 issue

By: Ava Baccari Source: Photo courtesy of H&M Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

How to wear the boot cut jean: The colourblock pump

Guess Abaih Colourblock Pointed Toe Pumps ($140), at thebay.com. GALLERY: 10 super cool summer sneakers

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Guess Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

Denim style: How to wear the high-waisted jean

"I’ve been a devoted fan of the skinny jean for years, but what I’ve only recently learned is how much more versatile and flattering the high-waisted variety is (especially for us gals with extralong torsos). This dark-washed Hudson pair made me fall back in love with denim — they look so perfectly summery with a nautical striped cotton tee and sandals (#justaddwater), and I’m looking forward to trying them with a chic crop top (enter Balenciaga) and booties for an evening out." —Charlotte Herrold, associate fashion editor GALLERY: How to wear the Canadian tuxedo

By: Ava Baccari Source: Photo courtesy of ELLE Canada Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

How to wear the high-waisted jean: The look

Hudson Barbra High Waist Skinny in Storm ($235), at Over the Rainbow. MUST-READ: Everything you need to know about denim

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Over the Rainbow Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

How to wear the high-waisted jean: The statement ring

Jennifer Zeuner Miranda Pearl Ring ($286 USD), at jenniferzeuner.com. GALLERY: The 20 prettiest floral pieces of the summer

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Jennifer Zeuner Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

How to wear the high-waisted jean: The ankle bootie

Zara High Heeled Slingback Bootie ($79.90), at zara.com. GALLERY: 10 prettiest shoes to wear to work now

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Zara Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

How to wear the high-waisted jean: The crop top

Balenciaga Scribble-Check Cropped Blouse ($720), at matchesfashion.com. GALLERY: 10 ways to wear a crop top

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Balenciaga Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

Denim style: How to wear the boyfriend jean

"I'm convinced that the boyfriend jean is the perfect style of denim: it sits comfortably low on the hips and pairs effortlessly, interchangeably with both heels and flats. And then I decided to wear it underneath a summer dress and figured that this is the only type of denim I may ever wear again. Happily."—Ava Baccari GALLERY: What the ELLE Canada editors are wearing to work this week

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

How to wear the boyfriend jean: The look

Citizens of Humanity Mid Rise Button Fly Boyfriend in Pollock ($285), at Over the Rainbow. MUST-READ: Find the right blue jeans for your body

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Over the Rainbow Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

How to wear the boyfriend jean: The pastel pump

Manola Blahnik BB Pumps in Dusty Blue ($595), at barneys.com. GALLERY: 10 shoes to wear instead of flip-flops

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Manolo Blahnik Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

How to wear the boyfriend jean: The dress

Talula Kanda dress in Confucius ($45), at artizia.com. GALLERY: The only 10 summer fashion pieces you need

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Talula Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks

How to wear the boyfriend jean: The blazer

Zara Loose fit blazer in nude ($89.99) at zara.com. MUST-READ: How to buy the perfect coat

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Zara Credits: ELLE Canada
Comments
Share X
Closet

How to wear this summer's hottest denim looks