No One Is Wearing Mom Jeans Like This Anymore

If you have any questions when it comes to how to wear mom jeans, look no further than the stylish set of street style stars we so adamantly adore. The denim style has quickly managed to work its way into our wardrobes, ultimately becoming one of the most used articles of clothing in our closets. However, there is definitely a preference among the fashion set as to the coolest and most flattering way to style these jeans. Listen up: No one is wearing their shirts untucked with this denim style anymore. 

Due to the shape of the jeans, especially if they run more on the baggy side, leaving a shirt untucked with this style will completely drown your body, no matter what size you are. As far as mom jean styling tips go, keeping your shirt simple and tucked in will ensure your waist is accentuated, your hips are prevalent, and you are completely up to speed with the taste and finesse of the fashion ladies we constantly swoon over. 

Keep reading to see our favourite mom jean street style looks and shop a few of our favourite pairs. 


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Style notes: A super simple but chic way to do the mom jeans trend is to wear a silk shirt and pretty pumps. 


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Style notes: Can you ever go wrong with a white shirt done up to the top and a pair of loafers? Answer: no.


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Style notes: For a more brunch-y ensemble, go for a white T-shirt and black heels. Try finding a pair of frayed-hem mom jeans for a more laid-back look. 


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Style notes: The best way to make any outfit look spring ready but still keep that slight chill off? Do the white boots thing, and tuck in a piece of light knitwear. 


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Style notes: Take off the heels in this outfit, and replace them with sandals and you've got yourself a chic stroll-on-the-beach kind of look. It screams "I have a weekend home by the sea."

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Style notes: As usual, Solange Knowles proves her fashion credentials in this tulle robe, which she's thrown over a pair of two-tone mom jeans. 


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Style notes: Three things you should never get rid of from your wardrobe: a black long-sleeved top, mom jeans and black pumps. Not only do they work with nearly everything else in your wardrobe, they also come together to make one stellar outfit. 


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Style notes: Baker-boy hats are getting lots of love right now (you can thank David Beckham for that one); try wearing yours with your favourite pair of mom jeans. If you don't fancy sandals, ditch them for some ankle boots


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Style notes: Bold sleeves and black accessories is never a bad idea. 

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Related: The 2 Coolest Ways to Cuff Your Jeans in 2017

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Lauren Eggertsen is currently the editorial director of Who What Wear and has worked at the company for over eight years, where she started as an associate editor and has since worked her way up. Lauren has over 10 years of experience in the fashion editorial space, starting her career with internships at Marc Jacobs, Marie Claire, and The Zoe Report, where she was later hired as their editorial assistant. Lauren has worked in the Los Angeles and New York Who What Wear offices but currently calls L.A. home. It is here where she leads and manages Who What Wear's fashion team and oversees all day-to-day editorial content and large tentpole moments. This includes all of the runway, trend, and shopping-driven content that ultimately helps to build a strong brand reputation within the industry. Lauren's role also includes helping to set the fashion direction for all original photo shoots and often styles many of the celebrity cover shoots, including big names like Kaia Gerber, Normani, and Kristen Stewart.

She has also attended multiple fashion weeks, including New York, London, Milan, and Paris, where her personal style has been featured on sites such as Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, and Elle. She prides herself on discovering and supporting small brands and on her knack for a good vintage shopping find. When she isn't working, she enjoys researching and dining at reputable restaurants around both her neighborhood and the globe.