There are only a select few mainstays that are present in every woman’s wardrobe, and we can all agree that the skinny jean is on that list. Flattering for many body types and easy to throw on, this longtime staple can be dressed up or down any day of the week. However, with such major appeal comes the risk of boredom and laziness. To shake up the obvious jeans-and-sneakers combo, we’re challenging you to wear your skinny styles in a fashion-forward manner. Here are four suggestions to get you started.
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The New Skinny
Styling tip: Add runway-inspired volume with a ruffled blouse and pair with a vibrant metallic color-block crossbody. Temper the outfit with nude sandals.
Lagina Long Sleeve Peplum Blouse
Maria High-Rise Skinny Jeans
Petite Sylvie Leather Cross-Body Bag
Styling tip: Inject fashion-forward vibes to your regular white shirt by teaming it with a vibrant knit tank. Finish it off with charming patent leather Mary Jane pumps and a saddlebag.
Mary Jane Pumps
Sleeveless Crop Knit Top
Linen Long Sleeve Shirt
Styling tip: Update your skinnies with an of-the-moment silk slip dress. Add a colorful fringe clutch and strappy heels for a street-style star approved look.
Rainbow Cotton Tassel Fringe Clutch
Aneta Strappy Leather Button Sandals
Silk Slip Dress
Mason By Michelle Mason
Styling tip: Layer a sleek turtleneck underneath a luxe crepe V-neck top. Complete with minimalist slip-on mules and small gold hoop earrings.
Ribbed Turtleneck Top
Amanda Crepe Top
Hoop Earrings with Circle Charms
Wouters & Hendrix