Trying on jeans is right up there with waiting in line at the Post Office or having a root canal — if you don’t know these secrets for finding the right fit. Read on to learn what type and cute of jeans best suit your figure.
2. Look Taller
It used to be that petite ladies would have to head straight to the tailor with a brand new pair of jeans. Now there are many options for those 5’4” and under, like these jeans with a 29" inseam. Opt for slimmer style like pencil or skinny jeans to keep your smaller frame from being overwhelmed.
Try: J Brand 10" Ankle Skinny Jeans
A low-rise jean with roominess through the hip, butt and thighs will help you feel most confident. A contoured waistband helps visually narrow the hips, while 2 percent Lycra ensure a comfy fit. These jeans also have simple back pockets that are just the right size to keep your butt looking its best.
Try: Gap Curvy Jeans
With a wide, double-button waist and crisscross fabric panels at the tummy and rear, these cotton/polyester/Spandex jeans help hold trouble areas in. These jeans are stylish cropped for summer and can be worn with your favorite flats, sandals or heels.
Try: Not Your Daughter's Jeans Tummy Tuck 'Brianna' Crop Pants