5 Affordable Black Denim Outfits You Haven’t Thought Of

by Suzanne Marchese

Denim trends are evolving now more than ever, but one that’s here to stay is the reliable black wash. Luckily, it’s a staple most of us already have in our closet. Here, a fresh take on how to update it for spring—without breaking the bank.

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Affordable Black Denim Outfits

Classic With A Twist

Switch up your basic button-down shirt with an off-the-shoulder style to transform the typical uniform feel. Pair with embellished flats and a pop of color via bright earrings for a polished ensemble.

Feminine Edge

A sweet, effortless look is perfect for date night or drinks with your girls. Blush tones add softness to the masculine black denim, while dainty rose gold jewelry, suede pumps and a studded shoulder bag complete the ensemble.


Gingham is a huge trend for spring. Avoid coming off too preppy by combining it with black denim, crystal drop earrings and stacked heels for a casual yet pulled-together effect.

All Black

There's always something chic about head-to-toe black—a lace-up bootie, gold drop earrings and a neutral-toned hat lend a bit more dimension.


For an ultra-girly touch, ruffles and polka dots are fun and fresh. Embellished stud earrings, a sleek top-handle bag and colorful heels provide a hip finish.