When buying new jeans, you have a few options—a few careful considerations to make. Do you go investment, with classic washes and styles that will forever be fashionable? Or do you go trendy with of-the-moment prints and pre-ripped doodads and everything in between? We're not here to live your life (or make these important decisions) for you, but we are here to show you the best jeans of the season. Whether you want to go straight trendy or keep-forever, you new favorite pair of jeans is ahead.
Alison Baitz is a freelance fashion and culture writer. When she's not busy chatting about online shopping or rooting out cool new designers, she's interviewing up-and-coming musicians or sampling food for articles and calling it research. She's proud to be a part of the DC-based food zine The Runcible Spoon. Yes, she is on Twitter: @itsmealison.