The Refreshing Denim Trend We're Loving for Winter

With the change in seasons (and drop in temperatures) comes a change in what we wear, whether it’s piling on the layers or switching out our wardrobes from vibrant colors to a palette of neutrals. Oftentimes, while we’re putting our cutoff shorts into storage until the warm weather returns, our light-wash jeans go with them. This season, however, we’re taking a different approach with our wardrobes. Right up there with bright neon colors and soft pastels, light-wash jeans for the winter have become a major trend. While it may be a bit of a surprise, we have to say it’s quite refreshing.

As tempting as it is to reach for your standard black skinnies or a pair of cool dark-wash jeans for a winter day (we know it is for us), a pair of light-wash jeans will break up your winter ensembles in the best way possible. To show you what we mean, we’ve rounded up looks from our favorite It girls who just might convince you to wear this style every day of the season. Check them all out below.

Style Tip: Pair your jeans with a bright winter coat.

Style Tip: You can't go wrong with a cardigan top and heels.

There's a reason It girls are loving this sweater.

Style Tip: Let your jeans be a neutral against brighter winter pieces like a yellow scarf.

Style Tip: When in doubt, go denim on denim.

Style Tip: You can't go wrong with a patterned sweater and light-wash jeans.

Style Tip: Dress up your jeans with a turtleneck and a blazer.

Everyone needs a lightweight turtleneck.

Style Tip: Two staples that will always go together: light wash jeans and a leather jacket.

Style Tip: Wear your light-wash jeans with other neutrals, like a gray turtleneck.

Style Tip: Baggier jeans will look so cool with an edgy leather moto jacket.

Style Tip: Elevate your light-wash jeans with a shearling coat this winter.

The easiest way to stay warm this winter.

Style Tip: Take the brighter approach this season and pair your jeans with neon hues like hot pink.

Trust us—these will be your go-to jeans every day this winter.