The search for the best high-waisted skinny jeans officially ends here. We've found the top styles on the internet that are super comfortable and insanely flattering—most are made of stretchy, slimming fabric that won't stretch out after the first, second, or third wear (or wash).
What's more, our picks have rave reviews and won't burn a hole into your wallet. In other words, they're the perfect denim bottoms you've been looking for (and probably have been struggling to find). Think skinnies are out? Wrong… although wide-leg jeans took center stage for a while, skinnies have remained a classic that works with just about every shoe style in your closet.
That said, If you took a break from fitted styles, now's officially the time to slip back into them. So what better way to start than with our roundup of the top-rated high-rise skinny jeans that people can't seem to stop raving about? Ahead, see and shop the pairs people are loving right now.
What Are the Best Skinny Jeans?
1. Wit & Wisdom Ab-solution Ankle Skinny Jeans
2. Mother The Looker High Waist Frayed Jeans
3. H&M Skinny High Jeans
Rating: 4.2 stars
"I love the way these jeans look. I’ve been looking for some like this for a while, so I’m glad I came across these. They also run true to size, I sized up at first had to send them back and get my regular size. But love love love these!" — H&M reviewer
4. Agolde Nico High Rise Slim Fit
5. Slvrlake Beatnik Ankle Jeans
6. Frame Le High Skinny
7. The Reformation High and Skinny
8. Levi's 501 Skinny
9. Citizens of Humanity Olivia High Rise Slim Jeans
Rating: 4.5 stars
"This style offers a perfect amount of stretch. Personally, I am loving the high-waisted, relaxed fit trend in denim and I'm hoping it will stay around for a while. Citizens of Humanity does it really well." — Shopbop customer
10. 1822 Denim Butter High-Waist Skinny Jeans
11. Re/Done Originals High Rise Ankle Crop
12. H&M High Waist Jeggings
13. Frame Ali High-rise Skinny Jeans
14. Madewell 10-Inch High Rise Skinny Jeans
15. L'agence Margot High Rise Jeans
16. Madewell High Waist Skinny Jeans
Rating: 4 stars
"These jeans fit perfectly. After my "Covid-15" I realized I can no longer fit into my size 4 jeans. I moved up a size but loved my new jeans. The fit was spot on and the button closure really adds a cute detail. I get compliments every time I wear them.." — Madewell customer
17. AG Farrah High-Waist Skinny Jeans
Rating: 4.5 stars
"These pants are just as flattering as previous reviews suggested they would be. They are comfortable and look great dressed up or down. The material is rich and soft and I love the high-rise waist! They look really cute with cropped, mid, or long tops. Highly recommend!" — Nordstrom customer
18. Topshop Jamie High Waist Skinny Jeans