How To Wear The New Looser Jeans Styles For Summer

Three celeb looks, deconstructed. Plus, how to recreate them at home.

Attention, shoppers! There’s something new happening in the denim department. While skinny jeans once reigned supreme and straight leg cuts steadily gained in popularity pre-pandemic, the latest denim styles reflect a need for a gentle, non-constricting return to everyday dressing. For Summer ’21, looser jeans are where it’s at. On some retailers’ websites, loose jeans are even a standalone category, having earned dedicated space alongside more-established cuts. The gamut of looser styles includes low-slung, relaxed fits with a hit of ‘90s-era nostalgia, but we’re co-signing the high-rise versions straight, wide or soft flare leg interpretations. Curious about which style might be your new fave? Read on for a look at three celebrity outfit ideas that will have you dreaming of denim again.

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