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3_ Denim Jeans

Every day and forever. Finding the perfect pair of jeans can be a life-long search, start by looking back at classic American designers from the 1970s-1990s for timeless denim cuts.

PHOTOGRAPHY_ JON ERVIN
STYLING_ GABRIELLE MARCECA

JEANS_ COTTON_ LEVI'S XX_ 1990S_ FRONT GENERAL STORE

Every day and forever. Finding the perfect pair of jeans can be a life-long search, start by looking back at classic American designers from the 1970s-1990s for timeless denim cuts.

The original Levi's are still my go-to; some of my favorite Levi's styles are the 501’s for a classic straight leg, 517 for a bootcut with a 70s feel, 511 slim fit and cut cropped, 512’s for a carrot leg or 550 for a boyfriend fit. 

BRANDS TO LOOK FOR_ Levi's, Wrangler, Lee, Calvin Klein, DKNY, Guess, Tommy Hilfiger, GAP.

KEY DECADES_ 1970s, 1980s, 1990s.

FABRICS_ Cotton, or cotton/elastane. 

COLORS_ Any blue denim wash, black/grey, white/cream. 

STYLE NOTES_ Know your waist measurement and go from there.