We’ll be the first to admit that changing denim trends can be frustrating. After all, a pair of quality jeans can be a significant investment, which means you obviously want to be able to wear them for more than just a season or two. Alas, this year, with the arrival of S/S 15, denim trends have gone in a drastically new direction, making a bold move toward a ‘70s-inspired look. To avoid getting stuck with a one-season wonder, we’ve rounded up six denim characteristics to look for, no matter what the denim trend du jour may be.
Scroll down to see what the classic characteristics are, and to shop our favorite versions of each!
Dr. Denim Florence High Waist Straight Leg Jeans ($89) in Blue
Alexander Wang Wang 002 High-Rise Straight-Leg Jeans ($285) in Light Indigo Aged
J Brand Photo Ready Maria High-Rise Skinny Jeans ($190) in Vanity
Alexander Wang Wang 002 High-Rise Straight-Leg Jeans ($240) in Black
What denim characteristics do you think are the most timeless? Comment below!