It's a no-brainer to throw on a pair of jeans and any shoe in your closet. Duh, that's why we all have multiple pairs of jeans. But why straddle the very delicate line between being "classic" and "basic"? Try out an interesting cut with a shoe style that complements it best. As we all know, not every denim shape is right for everyone, so treat this guide as a blueprint to creating the combos that work best for your shape and style. We're basically giving away style secrets here, people! But use caution: Just because there are infinite combinations of what could be paired together, doesn't mean they should be. Take the time to experiment and you'll definitely find your footing. In the list below, we dabble in color pairings, texture play, and proportion, all with the end goal of making your denim really shine.
Boyfriend jeans are a no-brainer when it comes to comfort, but the proportion can be a little tricky to make flattering. Opt for a pump to make them a look a bit more feminine. These woven leather ones have a super luxe texture. Make a small cuff on the jeans before you head out the door and you’re all set.
Wide leg jeans can make your legs look insanely long, so let's play into that! Pair with a medium-height heel and one with a square foot bed. Why? Because it’s an elongated shape, it will peek outside of your feet and give a bit more information where wide leg jeans cover most other sandals completely.
Not sure who needs to hear this, but white jeans can be worn year round. Especially when grounded with a dressy black shoe. The contrast is intentional, especially with a black tank top.
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