5 Summer Basics That Will Make Skinny Jeans Look Quite Chic

While you might be living in shorts and flowy dresses during these summer months, a chic denim outfit could also be of interest to wear now or reference at a later date. And if you’re into skinny jeans, there are a few specific basics that will honestly make those tried-and-true skinnies feel quite elevated and chic. Although in reality, given that skinny jeans are a versatile staple themselves, pretty much any top, tee, and the like will pair flawlessly with them.

Whether you’re in the market for a comfortable T-shirt silhouette or a timeless blouse, the simple pieces below will look A+ with skinny and skinny-straight-leg jeans. Keep scrolling for a bit of visual inspiration and shopping recommendations if you’re interested in adding a few fresh pieces to your wardrobe.

1. White Blouse

It's all about a chic white blouse this season to be paired with everything from shorts to skirts to, yes, skinny jeans. Consider tying the ends for a fresh vibe.

2. Tank Top

You can't beat an easy yet elevated tank with your favorite skinny jeans to keep comfortable and sleek.

3. Crop Top

Love crop tops? Consider a simple but vibrant pick with those trusty high-waisted skinny jeans.

4. Slouchy Blazer

If you're going for a layered look and it's a bit chilly, toss on a lightweight, slouchy blazer.

5. Oversize Tee

It may seem like a no-brainer, but a T-shirt and skinnies just work. The trick is opting for a boxier cut and tucking it in for a modern silhouette.

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