65 Best Jeans For Women For All Styles and Budgets (In 2021)

Best Women’s Jeans By Top Denim Brands In Every Style!

The best jeans for women are those you want to live in (or even sleep in).

The best jeans are those that get better each time you wear them, made from the kind of denim you can wear for years.

Above all, the best jeans for women are those fitted to the body, either to bestow one’s curves and create a loose, relaxed streetwear look.

In this article, I’ll introduce you to the top 67 best jeans for women right now, in 2021.

Each jeans cut, style, and label in this selection is chosen for the positive reviews it has received over the years.

I’ll introduce you to the best jeans for women, especially those formfitting skinny jeans, with either a midrise or high waist you can wear everywhere.

Expect lots of classic stovepipe or affordable boot-cut jeans that you can dress up or down, as per your style and taste.

We’ll also look at the more relaxed fits such as wide-legs or ankle-length jeans, at excellent prices, suitable for long weekend city breaks.

And, for those of you hating fast fashion, there are plenty of jeans from sustainable clothing brands you already know and love.

Finally, you’ll find lots of budget-friendly vintage-inspired jeans with minimal distressing for extra versatility in style.

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Jeans Style Trends of 2021 for Women

Although certain classic denim styles are wanted and appreciated forever, denim trends come and go.

For example, in 2021, say goodbye to jeggings jeans, and say hello to baggier silhouettes.

Jeans for women trends 2021

Unlike 2020, 2021 best jeans for women do not have much statement detailing or patchwork embroidery.

Instead, 2021-2022 jeans have straight legs and slightly faded blue denim washes,

Also, the iconic ‘Levi’s’ boot-cut jeans, ‘& Other Stories’ cool-girl flares, and Nili Lotan pants are back!

Finally, thanks to the vintage fashion trend, retro mom jeans are taking over TikTok and Instagram.





The Best Brand for Ladies’ Jeans (OUR TOP PICKS)

If you’re shopping the high street, Free People’s denim range is the best if you’re after a modern jeans interpretation on classic styles.

Free People’s ‘We The Free’ line is home to some super cool pairs (like the Wild Flower jeans) or the Ksubi Brooklyn jeans, thanks to their flattering high waist and classic straight leg.

We The Free

FREE PEOPLE
From $19.95

We The Free Jeans For Women by Free People

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Another bestselling pair of jeans for women is the Scandinavian Arket’s straight-leg jeans, thanks to its organic cotton crafting, high waist, and long leg length.

Women Straight-Leg Jeans

ARKET
$79

ARKET Women Straight-Leg Jeans for women

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And, another denim brand worth mentioning here is & Other Stories’ Favourite Cut jeans – also worn by Kate Middleton – thanks to their super high-waist and kick out at the ankle for a flattering fit.

Favorite Cut Jeans

& OTHER STORIES
$89

& Other Stories Favourite Cut jeans

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So, if your budget is between $150 and $300, consider Reformation’s Cynthia for high-rise denim and a waist of exceptional definition, or Lofte by RE/DONE, for its soft and sustainable denim.

However, if you’re open to spending upwards of $300, make a beeline for Frame, Agolde, or Marine Serre, all stocked at Net-A-Porter and Farfetch.





Best Jeans For Women In 2021(FULL LIST)

A good pair of jeans can be paired with a blazer, knitwear, or a simple white t-shirt and take you from the office to brunch to a walk in the park, or even a dinner date.

Finding (and buying) the best jeans for women is one of the trickiest tasks one can undertake.

For example, if you get it wrong, the consequences are nothing short of disastrous:

  • Canceled events.
  • Missed opportunities.
  • Lots of tears at home.
  • Endless trips to the Post Office to return your jeans.

And in some sense, it makes sense as a good pair of jeans is the ultimate wardrobe staple.

The best jeans are the backbone of any capsule wardrobe and about as versatile as clothing comes.

That’s the reason I’ve decided to round up the 65 best jeans for women from the best jeans brands in the business.

All styles are included: black, blue, and white jeans, high-waisted jeans, jeans with a bit of stretch, ankle-length jeans, retro-inspired jeans, high street jeans, straight leg jeans, baggy jeans, mom jeans, flared jeans, boyfriend jeans, comfy jeans, tall jeans, petite jeans, and plus size jeans.

For women with extra cash or those on a budget: From high street clothing stores like ASOS, Mango, H&M, and Topshop to premium, luxury, and cult designer denim brands like Levi’s, Lee, Diesel, Agolde, Frame, SLVRLAKE, and closed.

Without further ado, let’s explore the top 67 best jeans for women right now, from the brands and styles to the shops where you can shop them.





Best Wide-Leg Jeans for Women

Wide-leg jeans have overtaken skinny and straight-leg jeans in 2021.

Whether you’re partial to grungy, baggy styles, or more fitted 70’s high-waisted flares, the relaxed jean cut is in demand for a reason.

The wide denim shape is both flattering and comfortable, and the style goes with everything, ready for uni days, at the office, or park picnics.

Go for cropped length in a light wash with floaty blouses for spring and a crop top with high-waisted styles to see you through summer.

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Ripped Wide-Leg Jeans

ZARA
$49.9

ZARA Ripped Wide-Leg Jeans for women

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Available in sizes 25 (US 0) to 32 (US 14).

If you prefer a slightly brighter wash, I highly recommend these ripped wide-leg jeans for women from Zara.

While the price is reasonable and the quality is good, the excellent cut creates a triangular silhouette I love.

Best pair them with ankle or calf boots, but you can also use sneakers or sandals for a more relaxed look.

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Light Lexi High Rise Wide Leg Jeans

REFORMATION
$148

Reformation Lexi High Rise Wide Leg Jeans for women

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Available in sizes 23 to 31.

This is a wide-leg pair of jeans from one of the most sustainable clothing companies out there.

The Lexi is white – a denim color trend that’s coming along nicely at the end of 2021 – and following the hip and butt with a relaxed-fitting wide leg.

While these jeans don’t have as much built-in stretch, their unique cut will add a tailored and structured definition to any outfit you’ll wear.

Above all, it has a high-rise waist with a visible button fly that looks like built-in accessories.

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Blue Crop Wide Leg Jean

AMERICAN APPAREL
$63

American Apparel Women's Crop Wide Leg Jeans for women

Shop at AMAZON

Available in sizes 24 to 36.

Made from 100% cotton, these wide-leg high-waist jeans from American Apparel come with button closure and lots of mixed reviews on Amazon.

To start with, the quality of the denim is excellent, and the jeans are very well made.

The problem is the length of the leg, as the advertised measures mark the waist so that they might come a bit too long for some.

I loved mine and decided to have them shortened.

A year later, it is still the best jeans for women I’ve ever bought.

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Dark High Waist Wide-Leg Jeans

AG DEVEN
$215

AG Deven high waist wide-leg jeans for women

Shop at ZAPPOS

Available in sizes 24 to 31.

These AG (Adriano Goldschmied) Deven high-rise ultra wide-leg jeans made from 100% cotton are absolute stunners.

The pair comes with contrasting stitching throughout, zipper and button closure, belt loops, and five-pocket styling.

The head-turning AG Deven wide-leg jeans complement the body well and are a staple to any minimalist wardrobe.

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Light Taylor High-Rise Wide-Leg Jeans

VERONICA BEARD
$288

Veronica Beard Taylor wide-leg jeans

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Available in sizes 23 to 32.

Made in LA, United States, Veronica’s Taylor jean is the classic light-blue wide-leg style you’ve been looking for.

Made from 100% non-stretch cotton, this pair of denim has a flattering high rise and, the quality of the material is impressive.

Based on my experience, this is denim you’ll love for years to come.

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Le Italien Cropped High-Rise Wide-Leg Jeans

FRAME
$328

Frame Le Italien cropped high-rise wide-leg jeans for women

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Available in sizes 23 to 34.

Part of the brand’s ‘Le Italien denim collection’ that celebrates Italian craftsmanship, these artisanally crafted jeans are made in Italy on a family-run nature preserve.

More than that, Frame’s jeans are manufactured with the highest ethical standards, from sustainable fabrics to humane working conditions.

This pair of wide-leg jeans for women are made from 100% cotton, with trims sourced from Italy.

The white bone-colored jean features a high rise waist with wide and cropped legs, and I recommend sizing down a bit.

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Dark Stride Wide-Leg Jeans

RAEY
$176

Raey stride wide-leg jeans

Shop at MATCHESFASHION

Available in sizes 22 (US 0) to 32 (US 10).

Priced at around $176, Raey’s washed-black Stride women’s jeans are designed with confident lines to create a silhouette every woman should have in her wardrobe.

Yes, it feels like a small fortune, but a pair of in-style denim is always an excellent return on investment.

Made from 100% cotton, this denim sits low on the waist and hugs the hips gently before opening into wide legs.





Best Skinny/Slim Fit Jeans For Women

The fastest way to strike a sleek leggy look silhouette is with a pair of form-fitting skinny jeans.

Some of the best slim-fit jeans for women are high-waisted and teamed with a plain tee or shirt for an effortlessly chic look.

The skinny jeans style is also the most versatile out there, as you can wear them in any setting, from casual fun to special events.

For an evening out, reach for a patterned pair and partner with skyscraper heels for a dramatic curve-hugging finish.

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AE Ne(x)t Level Curvy Jegging Jeans

AMERICAN EAGLE
$29

AE Ne(x)t Level Curvy Jeggings Jeans

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Available in sizes 000 US to 20 US.

These American Eagle’s super curvy jeans for women – read jeggings – are designed to flatter your body.

This soft, stretchy, super soft, flexible, medium-weight denim has a cut that amplifies the curves while giving more room through the hip.

Made from a blend of 75% Cotton, 14% Polyester, 8% Viscose, 3% Elastane, this pair will make you look slimmer when you wear them.

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AE Ne(x)t Level High-Waist Jegging Jeans

AMERICAN EAGLE
$49

AE Ne(x)t Level High-Waist Jeggings Jeans

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Available in sizes 000 US to 24 US.

Here’s another great pair of denim for women made by American Eagle, this time their high-waist jeggings.

Designed to have a comfortable stretch, these jeans are available in regular and tall sizing, which comes in handy for women in the 5’8″ to 5’11” frame range.

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Distressed Ankle Skinny Jeans

SPANX
$128

Spanx Distressed Ankle Skinny Jeans for women

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Available in sizes XS to 3XL.

These distressed skinny jeans are the best example that Spanx will go all the way to making the best jeans for women!

Made from a blend of 77% Cotton, 12% Lyocell, 8% Polyester, 3% Elastane, these slim high-rise jeans are super comfortable.

Also, these are the perfect match for tees, sweaters, tanks, and everything in between.

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Women’s 721 High-Rise Skinny Jeans

LEVI’S
$59

LEVI'S Women's 721 High-Rise Skinny Jeans

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Available in sizes 24 to 32.

Here’s a pair of skinny jeans for women that’ll flatter your waist as it holds you in.

Let’s not forget that it was Levi’s who invented denim and blue jeans in 1873.

What started as a piece of clothing for the American worker quickly became an icon of American style around the globe.

And every Levi’s style is crafted with the same high standard of craftsmanship and quality they’ve always been known for.

Worn by everyone from miners and rebels to rockstars, this pair is not just made to be worn, but to be enjoyed, too.

Above all, the 721 range has a nice stretch, making it easier to keep them on all day long without switching to sweats.

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Women’s Ultra Stretch Jeans

UNIQLO
$39.9 $9.9

Uniqlo Women's Ultra Stretch Jeans For Women

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Available in sizes 23 to 36.

Made with ‘Ultra Stretch’ denim, these jeans fit comfortably, thanks to their incredible stretch.

Uniqlo’s Ultra Stretch Jeans for women are, as the name suggests, stretchy in all the right places and come in a variety of colors and lengths, even for those with petite bodies or short legs.

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Dark Blue High-Rise Skinny Jeans

MADEWELL
$128

Madewell High Rise Skinny Jeans for women

Shop at ZAPPOS

Available in sizes 23 to 37.

A hit for decades, the skinny jean is still a versatile style to have in your jean repertoire.

Time to add a touch of glamour to your look with these Madewell high-rise skinny jeans in dark indigo color.

The jean’s long-and-lean skinny cut boasts a high rise and a fabulous slim silhouette with raw hem detailing.

Very high-waisted, with a super flattering look, this pair of stretchy, skinny jeans for women is cheaper than most denim brands out there.

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White Skinny Ankle Jeans

MEASURE & MADE
$79

Measure & Made Skinny Ankle Jeans for women

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Available in all sizes & body shapes.

This M&M skinny ankle jean is made from super soft stretch denim for extra comfort in a dark wash with subtle whiskering.

The company uses its own measurement system called ‘Fitlogic’, to send you a quiz to determine which of the brand’s pants will fit you best.

Regardless of the areas where you gain and lose weight, these women’s jeans will hug every curve of your body.

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DL1961 Florence Skinny Jeans

D&L
$151

DL1961 Florence Skinny Jeans for women

Shop at AMAZON

Available in sizes 24 to 33.

DL1961 is a sustainable denim brand renowned for its soft materials with curve-hugging potential.

Florence range utilizes the company’s ‘Instasculpt’ technology to smooth, sculpt, and conform to your body for the perfect fit.

These jeans for women are a mid-indigo wash with clean detailing and subtle fading in the seat and thighs.

I love the DL1961 Florence soft medium-wash denim featuring whiskering and fading to the knees.




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Way-Rise Black Skinny Jean

EVERLANE
$78

Everlane High-Rise Skinny Jean

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Available in sizes 23 to 33.

The Way-High skinny jean features the brand’s highest rise and is proof that genuinely comfortable denim exists.

This pair of jeans for women has a sleek front panel, bulky pockets, and a stretchy, legging-like feel with a bold denim look.

Plus, it’s made of a super-soft blend of organic cotton and ‘Ecovero’, so it is very breathable and doesn’t stretch.

In other words, it feels just as good as it looks.

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Rocket High Rise Black Skinny Jeans

CITIZEN OF HUMANITY
$198

Citizens of Humanity Rocket High Rise Skinny Jeans for women

Shop at REVOLVE

Available in sizes 23 to 32.

Containing 88% cotton, 10% poly, and 2% spandex, this USA-made and lightweight denim feels a lot like wearing leggings rather than denim.

Made with ‘Four-way Stretch’ technology, the Rocket High Rise skinny jeans from Citizens of Humanity move with you and flatter the body.

Worry no more about the muffin top or builder’s butt. Above all, these are the best jeans for women if you want an ‘elongated’ legs look.

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501 Skinny Women’s Jeans

LEVI’S
$89

Levis 501 Skinny Womens Jeans

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Available in sizes 23 to 33.

Close your eyes and think, ‘jeans.’ It’s a Levi’s 501, isn’t it?

Levi’s 501 is the outline for every pair of jeans in existence, burned into the world’s collective cortex ever since Levi Strauss invented them in 1873.

To this day, Levi’s 501 hasn’t gone out of style, and I don’t think it’ll ever will.

Grateful to see the timeless 501 reinterpreted in this sleek skinny leg style as nothing fits or hugs your body better than the genuine Levi’s 501.

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Dark Blue High Rise Straight-Leg Jeans

GAP
$79

Gap high rise straight-leg jeans for women

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Available in sizes 24 to 35.

Inspired by the late ’90s styles, this is a lean, chic, and straight-leg pair of jeans that you’ll love wearing.

The jeans are relaxed at the knee and straight to the leg opening and newer, longer inseam.

These jeans for women were designed for women who love straight leg cuts but want a full-length inseam and an elevated look.

The pair works stacked with sneakers or paired with boots by creating looks that look good from every angle.

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Baker Power-Stretch Black Jeans

CLOSED
$260

Closed Baker slim jeans for women

Shop at FARFETCH

Available in sizes 24 to 31.

With power stretch for a flattering silhouette, these designer denim leggings are styled in a mid-rise fit with pockets at the back.

These jeans for women are made from a Tencel and Lyocell mix fabric, derived from responsibly sourced wood, and produced in an environmentally responsible closed-loop production process.

More than 99% of the solvents used are recovered and reused.

Its unique properties create a super soft feel that’s gentle on the skin, with great strength and moisture absorption.

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Light Blue Marksville Boy Skinny Jeans

MOUSSY VINTAGE
$350

Moussy Vintage Marksville boy skinny jeans for women

Shop at SHOPBOP

Available in sizes 23 to 31.

A fresh pick from the denim specialists at MOUSSY VINTAGE, these Marksville skinny jeans have a vintage faded wash and subtle distressing.

The cropped cut delivers an eternally versatile look with a day-to-night appeal that’s equally suited to coffee and cocktails.

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High-Waist Ankle Slim Jeans

SLVRLAKE
$279

Slvrlake high-waist ankle slim jeans

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Available in sizes 23 to 31.

Louise and Gary Edgley founded Slvrlake, intending to create impeccably tailored premium denim.

The LA-based denim brand forgoes distressing and logos for timeless, streamlined cuts that deliver elongation and lift to create a slim look.

Cut in the brand’s characteristic ‘London’ style – these high waist jeans are Louise’s favorite pair.





Best Straight-Leg Jeans For Women

From 1990s style high rise jeans to 1970s era cropped styles, the straight leg jeans for women vintage denim silhouette is making a significant comeback.

The straight leg is one of the trendiest denim styles right now, available in many washes on Levi’s website, Amazon and ASOS.

So, if you’re looking for an alternative cut to your staple skinny jeans, the regular fit could be for you.

Simple and a little vintage-inspired, these classic straight-leg jeans for women can be worn with everything from a blazer and heels to a T-shirt.

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Wedgie Straight Washed Blue Jeans

LEVI’S
$89

Levis Wedgie Straight Jeans for women

Shop at SHOPBOP

Available in sizes 23 to 32.

These iconic Levi’s jeans come with the brand’s signature wedgie silhouette for a fit that hugs your waist and hips.

A just-right amount of fading adds a laid-back, everyday feel to the cropped style.

If there’s only one pair of best jeans for women I can wear, often, it has to be the Wedgie Straight jeans from Levi’s.

The pair hugs my butt and hips just right while managing to provide me with enough room in each leg for a relaxed yet tailored look.

Overall, the vintage-inspired, faded wash puts them apart from the rest of the denim out there.

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Women’s Marilyn Straight-Leg Denim Jeans

NYDJ
$72

NYDJ Womens Marilyn Straight-Leg Denim Jeans

Shop at AMAZON

Available in sizes US 00 to US 18.

The easy, figure-elongating construction of the NYDJ Marilyn Straight Jeans for women pairs well with everything, thanks to a flattering waist, higher rise, and versatile straight-leg fit.

Made with ‘Lift Tuck Technology,’ this pair has a proprietary slimming panel with a patented crisscross design to shape and support your curves for an always-sleek silhouette.

This straight-leg style pair of denim from ‘Not Your Daughter’s Jeans’ will lift, slim, and flatten in the front for a flattering fit.

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Women’s Classic Amanda High-Rise Tapered Jeans

GLORIA VANDERBILT
$39

Gloria Vanderbilt Womens Classic Amanda High-Rise Tapered Jeans

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Available in sizes 4 US to 20 US.

A classic high-rise taper jeans that sit at natural waist with functional pockets, an easy zipper fly, and belt loops for the fit you love.

The pair goes great with all kinds of tops, from fashionable designer pieces to basic T-shirts and all footwear, from stylish boots to your favorite sock sneakers.

I find Gloria Vanderbilt makes some of the best jeans for women out there.

The pairs I have hug all the right areas of my body and are true to size, which is quite rare to find, especially as a plus-size shopper.

I love the brand’s entire collection of jeans, from skinny to straight-leg, since each pair is super comfy and, honestly, fits like a glove.

Plus, the jeans don’t lose their shape if you decide to tumble-dry instead of air-drying them on laundry day.

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Washed Navy High-Rise Cheeky Straight Jeans

GAP
$62

Gap High-Rise Cheeky Straight Jeans

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Available in sizes 24 to 35.

Someone with wide hips and a narrow waist will find it impossible to buy denim that’s not too big or too small somewhere, usually at the back of the waist.

With a low stretch cut, this classic 90’s-inspired fit pair of jeans are lifting and flattering in so many ways.

Yes, the pair is snug at first but forms to your shape.

Overall, these jeans for women feel like vintage denim, with a touch of extra stretch.

Moreover, for the ethical fashion buyers out there, this pair of denim is part of the company’s water-saving Washwell program.

Compared to conventional wash methods, Washwell has saved millions of liters of water since 2016.

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Light Blue Cheeky Straight Jeans

EVERLANE
$78

Everlane Cheeky Straight Jeans for women

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Available in sizes 23 to 35.

For people who don’t like the severe taper of skinny-leg jeans or any sort of flare, the best middle-of-the-road option is a straight leg.

Apart from being very affordable, these jeans for women by Everlane fit true to size in all the right places – called cheeky for a reason.

Straight fit, cropped at the ankle, sits at a high waist and women like to wear them two ways: one size down for a tighter fit in the seat or actual size for a more relaxed fit.

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Black Sheri Slim Jeans

NYDJ
$99

NYDJ Sheri Slim Jeans for women

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Available in sizes 00 US to 18 US.

This straight-leg style pair of denim from ‘Not Your Daughter’s Jeans’ is Kelsey Deenihan’s (a celebrity makeup artist) go-to pair of jeans.

Super comfortable and flattering, this pair of jeans is for ladies who have ‘that booty,” says Kelsey.

The pair were designed in the company’s proprietary ‘Curves 360’ denim, a material that molds and shapes the body.

With a perfect stretch level, these jeans hardly feel like denim, so they are great for wearing all day, from home to work and back.

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Dark Wedgie High Waist Straight Jeans

LEVI’S
$98

Levis Wedgie High Waist Straight Jeans for women

Shop at SHOPBOP

Available in sizes 23 to 32.

These iconic Levi’s jeans for women come with the brand’s signature wedgie silhouette for a fit that hugs your waist and hips.

The jet-black wash adds a polished feel to the cropped style.

It also has a hidden button-fly, a bottom that sits flush against your tush without sagging, and a relaxed fit that’s perfect for pairing with Doc Martens.

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Women’s Light Blue High-Waist Jeans

AMERICAN APPAREL
$74.99

American Apparel Women's High-Waist Jean

Shop at AMAZON

Available in sizes 24 to 34.

The classic high-waist American Apparel jean is great for petite girls.

Moreover, the material is durable, and the price point adds to the overall appeal.

With their vintage-inspired cut, these jeans for women have a flattering straight leg that tapers at the ankle, making them ideal for wearing with boots this fall.




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The Tomcat Ripped Blue Jeans

MOTHER
$245

Mother The Tomcat Jeans for women

Shop at MOTHER

Available in sizes 23 to 34.

Part of Mother’s Superior capsule launched in 2017 using men’s jeans, patterns, and fabrics for a “borrowed from the boys” look, this high rise, button fly jean has a relaxed fit, vintage-inspired wash, and lots of distressing.

Great for petit girls that like to have their ankles showing in jeans, not too skinny or too tight, and of course, flattering on the body.

Great to wear them to brunch, to work, and out at night and anywhere else when you take a break from your sweatpants.

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The Genuine Washed Blue Jeans

THE FEEL STUDIO
$295

The Feel Studio The Genuine Jeans for women

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Available in sizes 24 to 38.

The brand’s Genuine jeans in ‘Blue Ozone wash has a unique, signature fit.

The Genuine jean sits right below the natural waist with straight legs, five pockets, a four-button fly, matte rose rivets and silver nickel-free hardware.

Crafted from heritage weight non-stretch denim that never uses heavy metals during the dyeing or processing, these jeans are a reimagined contemporary classic for those obsessed with simplicity.

Designed, assembled, and responsibly washed in California, the Genuine jean has a fit that flatters all and is considered some of the best jeans for women right now.

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Rugged Flex Relaxed Fit Double Front Jeans

CARHARTT
$59.99

Carhartt Rugged Flex Relaxed Fit Double-Front Straight Leg Jeans for women

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Available in sizes 2 US to 18 US.

When the line between work and life is just a blur, these best women’s jeans will give you the range of motion and comfort to get the job done.

Made of slim-fit stretch denim, these menswear-inspired jeans have a higher cut in the back for extra coverage as you reach down.

Built to last, Carhartt’s straight-leg jeans for women are reinforced with a double layer at the knees designed to accommodates knee pads – the matching hoods are sold separately.

High-quality soft denim of corduroy-like texture, you’ll love wearing them with a band tee and black ankle boots.

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501 Original Fit Navy Women’s Jeans

LEVI’S
$98

Levi’s 501 Original Fit Women’s Jeans

Shop at LEVI’S

Available in sizes 23 to 34.

Made from 100% cotton, this non-stretch denim is the best classic jeans for women by far.

Levi’s 501 Original Fit jeans are the epitome of a classic: the fit, the semi-high waist, the color, the brand, everything.

There’s a reason why these jeans are the celebrities’ favorite worldwide: the 501s never fail; the more worn they are, the better they look and feel.

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The Tommy Washed Blue Jeans

BOYISH
$168

Boyish the Tommy jeans

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Available in sizes 0 to 14.

Straight-up versatile, the Tommy is a high-waisted rigid straight pair of jeans in a 70s blue clean eco wash.

These upcycled jeans for women include GRS certified recycled cotton and ‘REFIBRA’ technology, reducing its carbon footprint and water usage.

‘Refibra’ technology takes fashion industry scraps and recycles the waste, blended in with ‘Tencel’ – obtained from eucalyptus trees, to minimize environmental impact.

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White Plein Deadstock-Denim Straight-Leg Jeans

B SIDES
$188

B Sides Plein straight-leg jeans for women

Shop at MATCHESFASHION

Available in sizes 24 to 32.

B Sides’ cream Plein jeans for women are crafted in the USA from deadstock cotton denim rinsed and dried in the sun to create a broken-in feel.

The style is shaped with a high-rise waist that’s subtly embroidered with a tonal logo at the back.

It is also set with five pockets and finished with straight legs for a classic yet adventurous look.

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70s High Rise Stove Pipe Jeans

RE/DONE
$250

Re/Done 70s stove-pipe straight jeans for women

Shop at RE/DONE

Available in sizes 23 to 32.

Featuring a bright 70s indigo cast in rigid denim, a classic button fly, and a raw hem, the 70s Stove Pipe is, as the name suggests, the brand’s version of the classic 70s straight leg jeans.

Made of 100% cotton, these jeans for women are fitted through the thigh with a straight leg down to your ankle.

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Light Blue Ribcage Straight Ankle Jeans

LEVI’S
$98

Levi’s ribcage straight ankle jeans for women

Shop at REVOLVE

Available in sizes 23 to 32.

Part of the ‘Go For Good’ responsible selection, these Levi’s jeans for women come with a faded look that uses water-saving techniques and lesser chemicals.

The jeans sit high on the waist so that you can pair them with cropped tees and tops.

Slim through the leg with a straight cropped cut, the denim is crafted with a hint of stretch for a comfortable fit.

A flattering shape to build your looks, the jeans have a signature branded leather patch on the reverse for an iconic touch.





Best Vintage Cut Jeans For Women

Nowadays, everyone looks for the best pair of jeans, from designers like Calvin Klein, Diesel, or Versace.

But, it takes thousands of liters to make one new pair of jeans for women.

So next time you shop, make it vintage; ideally, from denim experts such as Levi’s, Wrangler, and Lee in online vintage clothing stores.

Legacy denim brands and celebrity-approved jeans labels always come through with great vintage fits.

From carpenter pants to straight-leg silhouettes, here you’ll find the best jeans for women, from the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s collections, that will give your sweatpants a run for their money.

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Black Curvy Mom Jeans

AMERICAN EAGLE
$49.95

American Eagle Curvy Mom Jeans for women

Shop at AE

Available in sizes 000 US to 20 US.

American Eagle is one of the few denim labels that manage to fit my body well, regardless of the style I buy.

But, these loving high-waist mom jeans are in my top jeans for women right now, thanks to their comfy material and perfect for styling.

I like these jeans for women, mainly because they are made for smaller waists and wider hips and thighs, like me.

There isn’t any weird gapping in the back or tightness in the crotch and hip areas. I especially

And, after spending more than a year wearing only athleisure, I like the lovely stretch of the denim they’ve used.

Great with crop tops, blazers, and bodysuits, since these beauties can be dressed up or down.

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Destructed High Rise Boyfriend Jeans

LOFT
$79.50

Loft Destructed High Rise Boyfriend Jeans for women

Shop at LOFT

Available in sizes 27 to 32.

I’ve been living in these boyfriend jeans for women from Ann Taylor Loft recently.

They’re called boyfriend jeans because the leg shape is fitted through the hip with a relaxed, tapered leg.

Fitted with a button fly, belt loops, and five-pocket styling, this denim has a roomy fit that’ll give your body contour, shape, and definition.

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Women’s High-Rise Vintage Straight Cropped Jeans

UNIVERSAL THREAD
$25.49

Universal Thread Womens High-Rise Vintage Straight Cropped Jeans

Shop at TARGET

Available in sizes 00 US to 18 US.

Add a vintage-like touch to your denim collection with the high-rise distressed straight cropped jeans from Universal Thread.

Made from a heavier fabric weight, this pair of jeans for women provides a broken-in feel with plenty of stretch for comfortable wear.

The pair is relaxed at the hip and thigh, thanks to the cropped cut that confers them with a more easygoing vibe.

Also, the redesigned waistband lends more back-rise coverage for a fit you’ll feel confident in.

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Urban Renewal Recycled Crossover Destroyed Jeans

URBAN OUTFITTER
$98 $64

Urban Renewal Recycled Crossover Destroyed Jeans for women

Shop at UO

Available in sizes 0 to 14.

Made in the USA, these vintage Levi’s jeans have been washed and worn for that perfect destroyed look and feel.

The trousers are made from upcycled vintage jeans for women – so no pair is alike – and updated with a crossover waistband completed with a snap closure.

Your one-of-a-kind pair of jeans may vary from what you see here, but that’s a good thing, as each pair is unique and just for you!

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High Rise Ankle Crop Blue Jeans

RE/DONE X LEVI’S
$350

RE/DONE x Levi’s High Rise Ankle Crop Jeans for women

Shop at SHOPBOP

Available in sizes 24 to 32.

These 5-pocket RE/DONE jeans are made from a pair of reworked Levi’s.

The jeans are redone in a dirtied wash with worn edges to create an undone look.

The denim is form-fitting in the right places, and the high rise creates a lifting and flattering effect on the butt.

I like that the skinny leg silhouette is narrow but not skin-tight, so it does not look like leggings.





Best Boot-Cut/Flared Jeans For Women

Steal the seventies show with the latest collections of retro-inspired bootcut and flare jeans.

2021 is embracing that good-old feeling by resurfacing this classic jeans style that looks the par.

Plus, Levi’s bootcut jeans make your legs look long AF and prove the bootcut jeans style is trendier than ever.

Designed to elongate the leg, bootcut jeans for women are fitted through the hips and thigh with a subtle kick at the knee, perfect for wearing with your favorite pair of boots.

Offering a classic ’70s feel, flare and bootcut jeans have the perfect blend of smart and casual and can be matched with a blouse and heels, or down with a jumper and a pair of trainers.

In this article, I’ll introduce you to a wide range of wide-leg cuts, washes, and hem finishes, made from premium denim.

These bootcut and flared jeans are absolute ’70s iconic style statements, available in petite, plus, and maternity fit.

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Skinny Flare Jeans in Ellsworth Wash

MADEWELL
$84

Madewell Skinny Flare Jeans in Ellsworth Wash

Shop at AMAZON

Available in sizes 23 to 31.

Hands down, Madewell makes the best denim out there when it comes to price-quality ratio.

Madewell’s jeans are further worth the money because when you’re ready for a new pair, you get $20 off if you exchange your old ones.

So, time to turn up the vibe with Madewell’s skinny flare jeans for women in dark indigo.

The flare jeans have an exceptional high rise and a slim fit through the hip and thigh, with a generous knee break for a vintage-inspired silhouette.

Moreover, the dark indigo wash is crafted in a ‘Fair Trade’ certified factory, and the denim has just the right amount of stretch.

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Essentials Venezia Boot Jeans

LANE BRYANT
$84

Lane Bryant Essentials Venezia Boot Jeans

Shop at LANE BRYANT

Available in sizes 14 US to 28 US.

This pair of Lane essentials mid-rise boot jeans for women is part of the brand’s Venezia denim collection.

Featuring the label’s innovative no-gap waistband, this pair of jeans has a medium denim wash, five pockets, button, and zip fly closure.

Since the label offers long and short versions of each of its sizes, you can say that Lane Bryant’s jeans were made with curvy bodies in mind.

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Women’s Callie High Rise Cropped Bootcut Jeans

JOE’S JEANS
$170

Joes The Callie High-Waist Cutoff Crop Boot-Cut Jeans

Shop at AMAZON

Available in sizes 23 to 32.

Joe’s Callie is a high-waist cropped bootcut jeans in a medium-light shade washed down and sanded for a lived-in personality.

The five-pocket pair has a chewed hem that adds to the undone look, and the eco-friendly denim was made with innovative technology that saves water and cuts down on chemicals.

All Joe’s jeans for women are super comfy and well-made, and this pair is no expectation from the rule.

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Ribcage Bootcut Women’s Jeans

LEVI’S
$98

Levi’s Ribcage Bootcut Women’s Jeans

Shop at LEVI’S

Available in sizes 23 to 34.

In my opinion, Levi’s are hard to be beaten.

The Levi’s Rib Cage jeans sell out time and time again for excellent reasons.

The model retains shape wash-after-wash (tested) and lasts for years.

Moreover, the higher-than-high waistband stays put no matter how many times you need to bend down to pick up your sustainable makeup.

These are the highest high-rise jeans for womenby Levi’s, cut with a bootcut flare leg for an effortlessly cool look.

This model also features classic five-pocket detailing and a button closure to the front.

Slim through the hip with bootcut leg openings, these jeans are the best for their fit and last forever.




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Westward 626 High Rise Bootcut Light Blue Jeans

WRANGLER
$99

Wrangler Womens Westward 62 High Rise Bootcut Jeans

Shop at WRANGLER

Available in sizes 24 to 34.

Part of the brand’s ‘Heritage collection,’ the 626 from Wrangler has a great bootcut that’s easy on the eyes.

The figure-flattering high-rise waist jeans for women balance out the legs to create classic bootcut jeans.

Plus, Westward features a fitted seat and slim leg from thigh to the knee for uncompromising comfort and good looks.

From riding to relaxing, no matter where you’re headed, you’ll feel right at home in these exaggerated bootcut jeans; just enjoy the journey.

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The Gabbie Flared Dark Blue Jeans

KHAITE
$380

Khaite the Gabbie jeans for women

Shop at KHAITE

Available in sizes 24 to 32.

With a slightly cropped length, these jeans for women refine the flare of high-rise silhouettes and create fresh stylistic symmetries.

Made from pure cotton, Gabbie jeans by Khaite come with classic five-pocket styling and marigold topstitching to impart a rich but robust texture.

Each pair of jeans is hand-finished with an enameled button of antiqued brass.

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Nina Cropped High-Rise Flared Black Jeans

RAG & BONE
$198

Rag & Bone Nina cropped high-rise flared jeans

Shop at RAG & BONE

Available in sizes 23 to 34.

Nina by Rag and Bone is a high-rise flared pair of jeans for women, with an excellent cropped leg cut.

The denim is crafted from high-quality Turkish stretch cotton, and this pair is done in a deep black wash.

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High-Rise Slim Kick White Jeans

7 FOR ALL MANKIND
$198

7 for All Mankind high-rise slim kick jeans for women

Shop at SAKS

Available in sizes 24 to 34.

California-based 7 For All Mankind started designing women’s jeans in 2000 and quickly became a favorite with celebrities, fashion editors, and stylists.

The brand is renowned for its sophisticated fits, innovative washes, and trendsetting styles.

This 7 For All Mankind premium denim featured here is made with stretchy cotton for extra comfort and fit.

Contrasting stitching and subtle sanding techniques give these modern bottoms a unique vintage finish.

On the town or around the house, these kick-flare jeans in white denim are absolute head-turners.

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Bella High-Waist Crop Flare Dark Grey Jeans

LE JEAN
$240 $116

Le Jean Bella High-Waist Crop Flare Jeans for women

Shop at REVOLVE

Available in sizes 23 to 30.

These faded ankle jeans made from comfortable denim with excellent stretch and recovery are all about the flare style.

The Bella high waist crop flare jeans for women by ‘Le Jean’ come in a super cool ashy wash that allows easy pairing with just about any top in your wardrobe.

Keep things on the casual side with a half-tucked tee or slouchy sweatshirt, or go for a striped blouse for a dressier twist.





Best Balloon/Mom Jeans For Women

Made famous by mums (aka the OG style icons), mom jeans are a figure-flattering style that works for all occasions and a must for every season.

And, as mom jeans for women aren’t going anywhere anytime soon, try mixing things up with new denim colors like mustard yellow or dark green, especially this season.

As well as distressed styles, like the black ripped mom jeans in this article, a classic pair of blue mom jeans will see you through the year.

Women’s mom jeans come in any cuts you imagine; slouchy, oversized, slim, tapered, and even high-waisted, as are Stradivarius and New Look’s mum jeans selections.

Mom-fit jeans (aka the ’90s normcore trend) are back and better for the 2021 season.

Reintroduce high-waisted mom jeans into your casual look and wear them with a cutout crop top and chunky trainers.

The throwback ’90s mom jean is here to stay, complete with a high waist and barrel-shaped legs.

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Washed Navy Mom Jeans

BERSHKA
$35.90

Bershka Mom jeans for women

Shop at BERSHKA

Available in sizes 00 US to 12 US.

These mom jeans for women from Bershka have my favorite cut of jeans.

Thanks to their ‘ solid ‘ straight leg characteristic to mom-fit denim, I can quickly style these high-rise jeans in normcore or non-normcore.

Above all, at less than $36, these mum-style jeans are not just great looking but also budget-friendly.

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Blue Balloon Jeans

MADEWELL
$128

Madewell Balloon jeans for women

Shop at SHOPBOP

Available in sizes 23 to 30.

This fresh pair of Madewell’s fan-favorite Balloon jeans feature a tapered wide-leg silhouette, cropped cut, and low-key blue wash.

The slight stretch and flattering silhouette will keep you trendy all year long.

Pair these women’s Mom jeans with floaty tops in the summer months and chunky sweaters and ankle booties for fall for the best stylistic effect.

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White Ultra-High Rise Balloon Taper Jeans

AGOLDE
$178

Agolde balloon tapered jeans for women

Shop at SHOPBOP

Available in sizes 26 to 32.

Take a break from your usual skinnies and opt for these stylish AGOLDE jeans for women.

Designed to stand out, these jeans for women feature a tapered wide leg and bright-white denim that makes them perfect for summertime outfits.

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Black High-rise Barrel-Leg Jeans

TOTÊME
$330

Toteme barrel-leg jeans

Shop at MATCHESFASHION

Available in sizes 24 to 32.

Totême’s black jeans are cut to a tapered barrel shape, defined by spacious legs and soft lines.

The trousers are crafted from organic cotton denim with a high-rise and come with five pockets, silver hardware, and the label’s logo embroidered at the back.

These jeans for women work wonder if you want to put together a dark academia look, combined with a roll-neck wool-blend sweater and a small leather cross-body bag.

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Calista Washed Blue Curve Jeans

CITIZENS OF HUMANITY
$258

Citizens of Humanity Calista curve jeans for women

Shop at SHOPBOP

Available in sizes 23 to 32.

Designed with a high-rise and a generous, tapered leg, these Citizens of Humanity jeans offer the sophistication of separates with the ease and wearability of denim.

Opt for heeled sandals or booties with this pair, and style with tucked-in tops or tees to highlight their unique shape.





Best Loose Fitting/Relaxed Jeans For Women

Before we dive into the category of Loose Fitting/Relaxed Jeans for women, let’s just acknowledge that skinny jeans should be considered classics by this point.

That said, there’s a style on the other end of the denim spectrum that continues to increase in popularity.

Yes, you’ve got it; I am talking about those loose, straight-leg jeans.

In particular, the relaxed denim silhouettes since making a return last year, loose-fitting jeans are a part of the autumn/winter 2021 line-up.

With that in mind, keep scrolling for some of the best loose-fitting and relaxed jeans for women in 2021.

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Light Blue Super-Soft Relaxed Jeans

EVERLANE
$78

Everlane Light Blue Super-Soft Relaxed Jeans for women

Shop at EVERLANE

Available in sizes 23 to 33.

This has to be Everlane’s most comfortable jeans yet.

Featuring a classic straight leg and a manageable ankle length, the Super-Soft Relaxed jeans have a slouchy look with a perfectly broken-in feel.

Plus, it’s made of non-stretch 10 oz organic denim that’s loosely woven with less yarn per inch, so it has an airy softness that typically comes from decades of wear.

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Black High-Waist Loose Fit Swigy Jeans

GANNI
$195

Ganni Black High-Waist Loose Fit Swigy Jeans

Shop at GANNI

Available in sizes 24 to 32.

The SWIGY jeans are part of the GANNI Denim Core collection, designed with a high-rise fit and a vintage look.

Cut from black non-stretchy denim fabric, this style has a relaxed straight-leg silhouette.

These jeans for women are made of 100% certified organic cotton.

Organic cotton denim has proven a lower environmental impact than conventional cotton, as it reduces water usage, greenhouse gas emissions, and chemicals used.




Best Cropped/Petite Jeans For Women

Being a short woman comes with many challenges, and shopping for jeans is one of them.

With jeans shopping hardly regarded as a joy for any body shape, it’s even more tricky if you’re petite.

If you are under 5’4, tracking down the perfect pair of jeans can be a very time-consuming endeavor.

Though, there are a few high-street retailers that are managing to fill the gap in the market.

From Reformation to H&M and ASOS to Topshop, several brands have now dedicated petite jeans options.

With this in mind, I decided to track down the best petite jeans and create a curated list of the best options around.

From petite jeans with flared legs, for your inner flower child, to funky printed hi-rises and relaxed cuts, here are the best petite jeans out there right now.

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Riley High Rise Straight Crop Jeans

AGOLDE
$198

AGOLDE Riley High Rise Straight Crop Jeans for women

Shop at REVOLVE

Available in sizes 23 to 34.

These light blue jeans for women from Agolde are part of the ever-so-successful Riley collection.

With a better-than-vintage aesthetic, the Riley is an iconic brand favorite.

True to size, this flattering high-rise and straight leg hold close to the body for a universally loved look.

Moreover, the cropped inseam makes these easy to style with anything from sandals to a heeled boot.

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Cindy Destroyed Hem Petite Jeans

PAIGE
$219

PAIGE Cindy Destroyed Hem Petite Jeans for women

Shop at SHOPBOP

Available in sizes 25 to 29.

Meet Paige’s brand-new favorite pair of day-off denim.

With a slim-cut fit and a perfectly faded and distressed look, these jeans are perfect for all sorts of weekend adventures.





Best Plus-size Jeans For Women

Skinny jeans just for skinny babes? That s*** crazy.

For the dreamy dolls with a bit of extra ‘junk in the trunk’ out there, this edit of plus-size jeans was specially put together to ensure it flatters that booty, not cover it up.

From ripped skinnies to wear with staple roll necks to plus-size high-waisted mom jeans to team with killer heels, we’re down with however you style yours.

With a pair for every fashion moment, find your newest pair of curve jeans or plus-size jeggings right here, babe.

Plus-size jeans for women are always on-trend, and the selection below will give your wardrobe a catwalk-inspired edge.

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Black Liza Ultra High Rise Straight Plus Size Jeans

REFORMATION
$128

REFORMATION Black Liza Ultra High Rise Straight Plus Size Jeans

Shop at REFORMATION

Available in sizes 32 to 38.

Designed to put your curves on stage, Black Liza Ultra is slim-fitting through the hip and butt and has a slim-fitting straight leg.

These jeans for women also has an ultra-high waist with stretchy denim fabric, so it’s super slimming and comfortable.

For special washes of the Liza Ultra High Rise Straight (Aden & Anguilla), the company has implemented a high-tech traceability technology from FibreTrace.

By using this technology you can see the whole lifecycle of your denim from farm to butt.

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Marilyn Straight Ankle Dark Blue Plus Size Jeans

NYDJ
$109

NYDJ Marilyn Straight Ankle Dark Blue Plus Size Jeans for women

Shop at NYDJ

Available in sizes 1X to 4X.

This classic fit can do no wrong.

The easy, figure-elongating construction of NYDJ’s Marilyn Straight Ankle Jeans in Plus Size pairs well with everything, in a versatile straight-leg silhouette that hits perfectly at the ankle.

The brand’s ‘Lift Tuck Technology’ uses a proprietary slimming panel with a patented criss-cross design to shape and support your curves for an always-sleek silhouette.

And, for a perfect denim effect, these jeans for women are finished with classic five-pocket styling, zip fly, and button closure.





Best Maternity Jeans

Designed to flatter your shape as you hit every stage of your pregnancy, check out our on-trend collection of bump-friendly jeans for women.

We’ve got super stretchy maternity jeggings as well as under bump and over bump maternity jeans to suit all our stylish mums-to-be.

Step into the world of maternity with skinny jeans that go with everything and keep it casual in super-stretch jeans with oversized tees.

Add a slight edge as you pull on a pair of ripped jeans styled out with this season’s comfiest platforms.

Whatever you choose, our maternity jeans come in all the latest figure-flattering trends to keep you lookin’ fresh.

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Transcend Verdugo Ankle Skinny Maternity Jeans

PAIGE
$189

Paige Transcend Verdugo Ankle Skinny Maternity Jeans

Shop at AMAZON

 

Available in sizes 24 to 33.

Born and raised in Los Angeles, Paige is a California lifestyle collection for men and women offering denim, knits, wovens, and accessories.

Known for their considered and unexpected details, Paige has grown into a design powerhouse offering styles that reflect their dedication to the craft.

The brand’s ‘Transcend Verdugo’ ankle skinny maternity jeans are figure-hugging and designed with elastic panels at the waist for a chic, comfortable style that adjusts to your body throughout your pregnancy.

Made from the company’s soft and luxurious ‘Transcend’ denim, this wear-with-everything medium-blue pair can be worn all day without fear of stretching out.

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Danny Wash Skinny Over-the-Belly Maternity Jeans

MADEWELL
$138

Madewell Danny Wash Skinny Over-the-Belly Maternity Jeans

Shop at SHOPBOP

Available in sizes 23 to 37.

These Madewell maternity jeans for women are crafted from extra-forgiving fabric and feature a comfy over-the-belly panel.

The panel is there to make things as easy as possible for pregnant women.

Ultra-cool & comfortable, these jeans for women are a must-have for a mum-to-be.

Made in premium stretch denim, this pair features a soft jersey band that sits comfortably over your bump, providing gentle support and a seamless fit around your middle.

Stylishly faded for an easy lived-in look, wear these jeans long or turn them up at the ankle for a chic cropped look.

Team with a relaxed tee & sneakers, or dress them up with heels and a blazer to put a chic new spin on your smart casual look.

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