Spring’s top denim trends
Forget dainty florals—the latest patterns are in-your-face (in a good way), and they're easier to wear than you think. Pick a skinny fit with a neutral top. A white tee works!
Clockwise from top: Forest, $218; HudsonJeans.com. Clouds, Paige Denim, $259; PaigeUSA.com. Shiny, Sinclair, $233; Code C, 310-652-0200. Paisley, Tommy Hilfiger, $79; Tommy.com. Cityscape, Frankie B., $189; RevolveClothing.com. Shadow, $88; AnnTaylor.com. Stripes, Dittos, $108; UrbanOutfitters.com. Floral, $168; JCrew.com
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Happy shades will make spring get here quicker. Toughen 'em up with something edgy—no ruffles! No florals! From left: Marc by Marc Jacobs, $168; MarcJacobs.com for stores. DKNY Jeans, $70; select Macy's, 800-289-6229. Calvin Klein Jeans, $70; Macy's
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Alice and Olivia's new jeans
Our Demin Doctor is obsessed, particularly with the jean skirts—so cute! They're just as fun and going-out-worthy as the label's famous flirty party dresses.
"Our denim is definitely for the girl who wants to make a statement!" —Stacey Bendet, designer, Alice and Olivia
Alice and Olivia by Stacey Bendet, $179; AliceAndOlivia.com
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The denim vest
DIY your denim jacket in three (really) easy steps: 1. Buy silver prong studs at a local craft store. 2. Map out a design with a marker. (Use our example as your guide.) 3. Poke the prongs through the fabric and flatten them with a flathead screwdriver. Done! Paige Denim, $259; PaigeUSA.com
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