Skinny Jeans Are Still Happening—These Affordable Pairs Are Classic and Chic

While polarizing in nature for some, skinny jeans are basically a classic denim choice these days. Sure, there are trending styles like loose-fitting cuts that feel particularly fresh for the season, but as we covered here, skinny jeans are still happening. So if you’re a skinny-jean lover or are interested in adding or reintroducing the silhouette into your wardrobe, we’re here to bring you a range of shopping inspiration.

We’re showcasing a few outfit ideas featuring skinny jeans below. These are easy and fashionable looks that could be great to test out this spring and summer. In addition, we’re featuring some of the best skinny jeans out there to shop now. Specifically, we wanted to focus on affordable pairs that are classic and chic. The styles coming your way all ring in under $100. Keep scrolling for all the visual and shopping inspo you need.

1. Blue Skinny Jeans


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This is a classic look featuring the white tee tucked into blue skinny jeans, complete with booties.

2. Distressed Skinny Jeans


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Keep it simple yet chic with a black top or bodysuit with your distressed jeans.

3. Black Skinny Jeans


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Here is another A+ ensemble with a timeless white tee. The sharp accessories enhance the vibe even more.

4. Dark-Wash Skinny Jeans


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A cardigan as an alt to a top works flawlessly with skinny jeans and sneakers.

Next, check out more top-notch skinny jeans.

Bobby Schuessler
Market Director

Bobby Schuessler is a fashion editor with over a decade of editorial experience covering shopping, style, and beauty. He's spent over seven years at Who What Wear, currently leading the market team to deliver highly covetable and convertible content. He creates data-driven shopping guides featuring top retialers like Nordstrom, Shopbop, and Net-a-Porter and is at the forefront of Who What Wear's shopping tentpole strategies, including Amazon Prime Day. He also works on branded content initiatives and appears on camera in video and shopping livestream franchises. He has also worked across a variety of other media brands and fashion retailers like Refinery29, PureWow, Men's Health, and Gilt covering commerce, trend reporting, women's and men's fashion, home, and lifestyle.