Alexandra Spencer knows good denim. The Réalisation creative director and 4th and Bleeker editor is often photographed in preternaturally well-fitting jeans—the kind that make you swear you’ll start a quest for your perfect pair. So naturally we jumped at the opportunity to talk denim with Spencer at Calvin Klein Jeans's music event celebrating the brand’s F/W 15 campaign.
Scroll down to find out the It girl’s smart secret for finding your most flattering jeans and more!
Who What Wear: What’s the most flattering style of jeans for all types of body types?
Alexandra Spencer: I’m not sure about everybody, it’s hard enough to find the perfect pair of jeans for yourself! But my trick is always buying my jeans one size bigger and altering them so they fit me perfectly.
WWW: What’s the most important quality to look for in a pair of jeans?
AS: The feel and the color of the denim. Everything else you can fix.
WWW: Skinny jeans: do or don’t?
AS: Only if they’re black!
WWW: What’s the next big silhouette in denim?
AS: I kind of miss the denim skirt.
WWW: Is there anywhere you shouldn’t wear jeans?
AS: Your wedding. A funeral. The airport.
WWW: Where do you like to shop in Los Angeles? Any hidden gems?
AS: I shop for vintage at the Fairfax and Rose Bowl flea markets and What Comes Around Goes Around on La Brea.
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