new old jeans

An article in the Wall Street Journal over the weekend about the resurgence of vintage denim posed the question: "Is this the beginning of the end of skinny jeans?" Regarding that question, my guess is no. But lately I have been wishing I had never thrown out my Levi's 501's from yesteryear, which looked similar to the ones in the above picture. I've also been on the hunt for some vintage-looking--i.e., looser-fitting, straight-leg, faded wash--replacements. My latest finds include these from J.Crew (30% off!), 6397, Citizens of Humanity, 7 For All Mankind (or these) Victoria Beckham and, of course, Levi's 


suze solari said...

I read the WJ article too, and am breaking out my 6 year old Abercrombie faded straight boyfriend jeans; glad I saved 'em.
thx for this post! what are the jeans in the photo?


Anonymous said...

Great look! What jeans are you wearing in the photo?

Gayle/aol said...

Levis Perfect Waist -- they're good too.

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