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Dad jeans are a thing: Here's how to pull them off

Author: Elle Canada

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Dad jeans are a thing: Here's how to pull them off

 

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Dad jeans are a thing: Here's how to pull them off

How to wear dad jeans: The classic jeans

It’s time to try something new – and by new we mean your dad's jeans. Hear us out: The dorky denim style made famous by Obama is having a huge moment. This classic pair is just like your fave skinnies - totally flattering, but with a straight leg and elongated crotch. The look is a bit more relaxed, a bit more preppy – and so on trend. Topshop MOTO loose fit boyfriend jean ($77.76), at topshop.com. READ MORE: The best summer accessories to make your outfit look #flawless

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Dad jeans are a thing: Here's how to pull them off

How to your classic wear dad jeans: For day

Clockwise from top right: Le Ciel Bleu peplum sweatshirt ($99.08), at farfetch.com. Go Jane Crackled Pop faux leather snapback ($11.26 USD), at gojane.com. Steve Madden Flamenco sandal ($49.98), at stevemadden.ca. READ MORE: 10 summer neutrals that are anything but basic

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Dad jeans are a thing: Here's how to pull them off

How to wear your classic dad jeans: For evening

Clockwise from top left: Marni bonded-satin peplum top ($1,080), at matchesfashion.com. Lagos bead stretch bracelet ($324.37), at nordstrom.com. Valentino Cash and Rocket leather Rockstud stiletto pumps ($993), at shopbop.com. READ MORE: 5 foolproof outfits for the days when you just can't

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Dad jeans are a thing: Here's how to pull them off

How to wear dad jeans: The faded jeans

Take the trend one step further with a pair of faded jeans for a "straight from dad's closet" look. With the '90s back in style, there's no better time to give them a try. We promise you'll love the look. Topshop Boutique vintage wash jeans ($106.93), at topshop.com. READ MORE: 5 ways to master preppy style this summer

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Dad jeans are a thing: Here's how to pull them off

How to wear your faded dad jeans: For day

Clockwise from top left: Ashish embellished striped silk-georgette top ($1,775 USD), at net-a-porter.com. Forever 21 triple chain headband ($5.90), at forever21.com. Isabel Marant nt Étoile's Gilly low-top sneakers ($219 USD), at barneys.com. READ MORE: 23 ways to celebrate the return of the choker

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Dad jeans are a thing: Here's how to pull them off

How to wear your faded dad jeans: For evening

Clockwise from top left: Abercrombie and Fitch Forget the Rules NY graphic muscle tank ($22), at abercrombie.ca. Acne Studios black matte leather Pistol boots ($600), at ssense.com. Aldo Demman bag ($30), at aldoshoes.com. READ MORE: The 50 best summer sandals for under $50

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