Model and actress Cara Delevingne arrives at Valentino during Paris Fashion Week wearing ripped jeans, high-top boots and a Victorian blouse. Wallflowers need not apply.
Actress Diane Kruger gets a warm welcome from her boyfriend Joshua Jackson at LAX. Her high-waisted, 70s-style jeans get a modern update with a striped T-shirt layered under a red blazer.
The land down under knows how to style a photo opp. Fashion writer Natalie Caltel wears her Bec & Bridge trousers with a metallic Tome coat and a sporty top during Australia Fashion Week.
Actress Amber Heard arrives at LAX in a classic T-shirt and jeans combo, accented with leopard flats, a wide-brimmed hat and a statement necklace.
Beyoncé steps out in Midtown in an all-white ensemble paired with neutral accessories. For this look, a Tide to Go pen is a must. So is a driver.
Model Chrissy Teigen touches down in Los Angeles in perfectly distressed denim. Matching cognac accessories are the key to pulling off this look.
It's not hard to make out Rita Ora. The singer checked into her SoHo hotel in New York City outfitted in patchwork denim, a boyfriend-style button-down and a leather jacket. We can take or leave the beret.
Fashion stylist Clara Racz coordinates her boyfriend jeans with a starry denim shirt and lace-up high heels in Milan. Consider this the new Texas tux.
Designer and reality star Nicole Richie lands in Sydney in black skinny jeans. She styles them with patent leather oxfords, a cashmere sweater in camel and a minimalist white coat. Perfection.
Actress and The Honest Company founder Jessica Alba sets the bar for airport style in boyfriend jeans, a slouchy white T-shirt and a nautical-inspired navy blazer. The RBF is optional.
Model Kate Upton leaves her London hotel in classic model attire; black skinny jeans, a black T-shirt and black heels. She elevates the look with a gray princess coat and day bag. It's that easy.
Model Kendall Jenner takes a break from her busy schedule to shop in LA with her gal pals. Her high-waisted jeans get the Western treatment with suede ankle boots, a fringed handbag and an equestrian belt.
Singer Ciara works the red carpet at the 2015 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Sports event. Here, she dresses up her ripped jeans with an easy leopard jacket and metallic heels.
Fashion stylist Alina Gelzina shows off her casual chic charm during Paris Fashion Week with light-washed trousers and a pastel Chloe shirt. Embellished Manolo Blahnik pumps and a Barbara Bui bag seal the deal.
Model Rosie Huntington-Whiteley isn't afraid to take a risk. Here, she takes her denim to the streets of LA, where she mixed it up with a statement-making floral jacket and two-tone fedora.
Fashion blogger Laura Comolli wears her embroidered Dondup jeans cuffed during Paris Fashion Week. Go ahead, everyone's doing it.
Say cheese! Model Miranda Kerr makes an appearance at Haneda Airport in Tokyo, where she defines jet-set style with a roomy, black day bag, a draped jacket, a pair of baby blues and jaw-dropping ankle boots.
Model Fei Fei Sun exits the Stella McCartney show in an Anna Sui shearling coat, a Tory Burch purse and skinny jeans during Paris Fashion Week. Copy to a T.
Florence Welch attends the Erdem show during London Fashion Week in high-waisted bell-bottoms. To avoid a "who wore it better" face-off, the singer teamed it with a feathered emerald coat.
A model poses outside the Valentino show during Paris Fashion Week in a 90s-inspired getup from head to toe. When you want to mirror this look, don't forget the neck scarf. It's the breakout accessory of the season.
Blue jeans have reigned over the trouser kingdom for decades. Yves Saint Laurent wished he invented them, Andy Warhol wanted to die in them and Giorgio Armani once called them the symbol for democracy. But the past few years haven’t been kind to the denim market. In the midst of the athleisure wear boom, U.S. denim sales dropped 6 percent in 2013 and 8 percent in 2014, according to consumer tracking service NPD Group.
This fall, business insiders are projecting a comeback, thanks in part to a revitalization of new denim trends on the runway. At VF Corporation, the parent company of Lee, 7 For All Mankind and Wrangler, fourth-quarter jean sales rose 3 percent. And in March, Gap CEO Art Peck told investors that the company was “seeing a little bit of life” in the denim category. Ditto for classic brands like Levi’s and Calvin Klein Jeans. But this isn’t just happy news for retailers. It also gives us a good excuse to break up with our yoga pants.
Want to get inspired? These celebrities and street style stars demonstrate how to wear jeans and rework your favorite denim for fall. Here are 20 new ways to wear jeans that may surprise you.