From ’70s bell-bottoms to ’90s mum jeans, denim jeans have become a throwback to fashion of bygone eras. Its latest iteration, however, comes with a extra-boyish touch: A wide-legged fit that’s cut just above the ankle and sits low on the hip.

On the streets


Pair it with a classic band tee for the weekend, or add a pop of colour with a statement jacket.


Dark denim versions – whether with frayed ends or pinstripes – is an easy way to inject cool.


On the shelves

Both Tsumori Chisato
Both from Tsumori Chisato, prices unavailable at press time

Tsumori Chisato’s variations come in a dark indigo wash. While one features pockets with scalloped edges, the other comes has a more flared silhouette.

From left: Balenciaga, Diesel
From left: Balenciaga, Diesel, prices unavailable at press time

The ones here are more structured, although Balenciaga went for a low-waisted fit while Diesel’s high-waisted cut gives it a hippie air.


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