11 Unexpected (But So Cool) Ways to Wear Your Denim Pieces
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11 Unexpected (but So Cool) Ways to Wear Your Denim Pieces

If there’s one thing we can all agree on, it’s that denim is the closet staple. And while we love the look of classic 501 Levi’s with a graphic tee, we’re all about shaking things up a bit. By looking to the street-style stars of the moment, we’ve rounded up 11 ways to rethink your blues. The best part? Each piece is most likely already in your closet.

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The Twist: An elegant blouse tucked into casual cut-offs.

The Tip: Balance the vibes by keeping the accessories within the same color story.

 

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The Twist: A blazer tucked into jean shorts.

The Tip: Reach for a slim-fitting jacket. Less fabric to tuck equals an oh-so-flattering look.

 

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The Twist: Belting a jean jacket.

The Tip: Picking one that’s simple and a few inches wide. Talk about looking polished. 

 

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The Twist: A sleek blouse over Bermuda shorts.

The Tip: With such an eclectic look, sticking to a neutral color palette is the way to go.

 

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The Twist: Wearing a jean jacket as a top.

The Tip: Button all the way up for a sleek and functional look.


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The Twist: Wearing a dress over jeans.

The Tip: Choose flowy fabric to contrast with the structured denim.

 

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The Twist: Turning a classic button-down backwards.

The Tip: With such a statement-making look, it’s best to keep your beauty routine simple.

 

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The Twist: Wearing a denim mini over a jumpsuit.

The Tip: Hello, unexpected. Leaving the skirt unbuttoned allows your shape to shine through.

 

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The Twist: Layering a jean jacket over a hoodie.

The Tip: Make sure the sweatshirt is the same length as the jacket for an even look.

 

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The Twist: Pairing denim on denim.

The Tip: Mix and match different blues to keep things interesting. French tuck? Always.

 

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The Twist: A baggy sweater over a jean skirt.

The Tip: Find denim that isn’t too short, so your knitwear doesn’t drown the look.

 

By Claudia Williams, Staff Writer

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