This spring, denim is anything but basic. The classic fabric is moving beyond blue jeans and being reimagined in a variety of surprisingly fashion-forward ways. From subtly printed bohemian jeans to punk-inspired tie-dye vests, here are 10 denim designs your wardrobe is begging to meet pronto.
A sheer lace front in the same tone gives this gauzy button down denim shirt instant edge and sex appeal. Give it a more polished feel by pairing it with skinny black trousers or a navy blue pencil skirt.
Tie dye accents in neon pink and green give this short denim vest a charming punk attitude. Keep it fashion-forward by pairing it with printed separates and leather accessories.
A sweet bib design gives this fit-and-flared denim dress instant girly appeal. Practical and easy to transition into summer, this lightweight denim frock makes for a smart purchase.
The Boxy Top
A boxy cut gives this colorblocked chambray top a chic feel that you can style depending on your fashion mood. For a spring-forward look, combine with skinny jeans in a darker wash.
An all-over polka dot design gives a swingy denim skirt girly charm and retro appeal. Mark our words, you will find yourself wearing this lightweight skirt starting now all the way through summer.
Upgrade Your Denim Jacket
An embellished collar lends a bit of edge to an otherwise classic cropped cut denim jacket. Its versatile wash makes for a practical separate that you can wear both during day and night.
Channel your inner hippie in these sun-bleached flared legged jeans. A cool tribal motif and a frayed hem gives them instant bohemian appeal.
Old Age Shorts
Aged to perfection, these faded blue short shorts have that special worn-in look that make distressed denim even cooler than usual. Keep these on the casual side by pairing them with basic tees and tanks.
Get into the spring of things by swapping your day bag for this sweet denim one instead. Dolled up with faded polka-dots, this cross-body bag will give your style classic girly flare.
A light wash gives this denim moto-vest instant rocker-chic appeal. Pair over a girly printed frock for a fashion-forward balance.
Shredded holes and a high-waisted cut give short-shorts an edgy and summery feel. Balance the tattered holes by opting for a more polished top like a crisp white button down or a silk blue camisole.