Royals Never Break These 3 Skinny-Jean Style Rules


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When it comes to all the royals wearing just about anything, we’re here for it. From Queen Letizia’s chic $125 skirt that sold out like lighting to the time Queen Rania wore anti–skinny pants to the White House to the classic shoes Duchess Camilla has been wearing for over 13 years and the elongating heels Meghan Markle wears on repeat, when the royals step out looking flawless (as they always do), we’re here to cover it for you.

Enter today’s post, the latest story brought to you by royal outfit inspiration where we’re highlighting how a selection of royals styles jeans. Whether attending royal world tours or at a number of charity events, we spotted three main themes when it comes to styling the denim staple as a royal. Keep reading to find out the fashion “rules” royals never break when wearing skinny jeans. 


1. When in doubt, go with stripes.
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Duchess of Cambridge leaving the Copper Box Arena in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park wearing a nautical-striped top and skinny jeans. 


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Princess Letizia of Spain arriving at the Club Nautico wearing a puff-sleeve striped tee and dark skinny jeans. 


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Lady Violet Manners attending a breakfast during LFW wearing a striped button-down and cuffed jeans. 


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Duchess of Cambridge wearing a striped sweater with simple jeans and white sneakers. 


2. Always opt for classic outerwear.
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Meghan Markle paired slim flared jeans with a timeless brown trench coat. 


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It doesn’t get more timeless than this fitted blazer-and-jeans outfit Kate Middleton wore to a ceremony last year.


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Lady Violet Manners paired a simple black jacket with a turtleneck and boots for a classic fall look. 


3. Always wear comfortable and practical shoes.
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Take Zara Phillips’s lead and style a polished blazer with practical sneakers. 


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You can’t go wrong with Meghan Markle’s outfit combination here, pairing a white button-down with casual jeans and pointed-toe flats. 


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Princess Letizia of Spain styled block-heel boots with a matching leather jacket and skinny jeans with a flare. 


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Here the Duchess of Cambridge opted for comfortable loafer-style flats and perfectly cropped skinny jeans. 

Michelle Scanga
Managing Editor
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