Jeans are a wardrobe staple no matter the season, so denim is in rotation year-round. Whether your go-to jeans are a pair of high-rise vintage Levi’s you scored at a flea market or the season’s newest skinny-jean silhouette inspired by Victoria Beckham, if you’re anything like me, jeans are most likely the building blocks for the majority of your outfits. Since the item receives so much attention throughout the year, it’s only natural to run out of outfit combinations and wear the same looks on repeat.
To ensure you’re set with the coolest new ways to style your jeans this summer, I’m sharing all the trends you can pair with the denim staple. From the popular top style I pack on every vacation to the bold color that’s sure to replace Gen-Z yellow, keep reading for ideas on how to update your denim look this summer. See and shop the coolest summer trends to style with your jeans below.
When in doubt, you can always reach for a crisp white blouse to contrast with light or dark wash jeans. Puffy statement sleeves are encouraged, too.
Layered Gold Necklaces
Fashion girls have been layering gold necklaces for seasons, but the trend is more popular than ever in 2019. Mix long and shorts styles (and ones of different weights as well) to avoid a tangled mess.
This classic '90s accessory started to emerge last season, and it's still every fashion girl's go-to belt of choice in 2019. It adds the perfect amount of edge to every outfit—and it just looks so cool. Plain and simple.
Meet the sweetest print of the season. From cherries to apples to everything in between, fruit patterns have emerged as an unlikely motif that's guaranteed to be everywhere this summer.
Lime green is the boldest trend everyone is wearing with jeans this summer—and there are varying degrees to which you can get in on the traffic-stopping fashion craze. Go all out in a neon top or add a subtle pop with your accessories.
This trend takes us back to the time we were kids in a candy store. Sweet jewels and beaded bags are key pieces to wear with jeans this summer.
If you don't yet own a pair of PVC shoes, now's the time to invest in a pair. The ghost-like style looks so good with jeans (and a bright-red pedicure).
There are so many bag trends reigning supreme this season, but the one that will always look amazing with a pair of jeans? A hobo bag—that crescent-shaped and slouchy style you probably carried around in high school.
This post was published at an earlier date and has been updated. Next up, check out 10 chic summer outfits with jeans.