White jeans are the workhorse of your spring and summer wardrobe. With its blank canvas nature all you need are a few key accessories to them from a Bermuda-ready outfit to a date night look. Here, five completely different ways to style your white jeans no matter where you are (except a black tie event; trust us, we tried).
When you need a break from linen and swimwear, try this outfit. You can still incorporate beach-essentials like a straw bag and a crochet top, but white jeans keep the look clean and elevated.
Rag & Bone The Capri Cropped Mid-Rise Skinny Jeans, $185; net-a-porter.com (used throughout)
Madewell Embroidered Peplum Jacket, $80; madewell.com
Rosie Assoulin Crochet Crop Top, $1,312; brownsfashion.com
Elizabeth and James Isla Hoop Earrings, $125; shopbop.com
Kayu Mni Picnic, $198; kayudesign.com
Charlotte Olympia Verdant Slippers, $625; shopbop.com
You don’t have to impress anyone while picking up dry cleaning on the weekend, but that doesn’t mean you should slum it. Stay cool in a denim trench, sneakers, and a funky hair accessory.
Nanushka Berta Trench Coat, €490; nanushka.com
Open House Amistad Hair Clip, $179; thedreslyn.com
Imago-A No41 Carré Baguette, $450; imago-a.com
Nike Cortez 72 SI, $130; nike.com
When drinking mimosas by the pitcher, you might as well go all in with ultra-feminine pieces that scream brunch. We suggest this ruffled blouse and a quirky beaded clutch from Melbourne-based designer, Lucy Folk.
Realisation Par The Cher Top, $140; realisationpar.com
Prada Round Sunglasses, $239; stylebop.com
Lucy Folk Orchard Cocktail Clutch, $350; lucyfolk.com
Rosetta Getty Clog, $1,100; fwrd.com
A blazer always adds structure to any outfit, instantly making white jeans work for the office. With a crisp button down, a sleek tote, and pumps, you’re good to go for your 9 to 5.
By Malene Birger Unitai Blazer, £350; bymalenebirger.com
Casio Vintage Style Watch, $31; asos.com
Theory Slim Shirt, $245; theory.com
Rag and Bone Dylan Tricolor Belt, $225; rag-bone.com
Boyy Karl Top Handle Bag, $1,025; modaoperandi.com
M. Gemi The Esatto, $248; mgemi.com
On A Date
For a hot date night, keep it sexy in white jeans and a going out top worthy of Paris Hilton (but better). Then accessorize with downtown-feeling pieces like a leather jacket and rhinestone-encrusted sandals by Alexander Wang.
H&M Leather Biker Jacket, $349; hm.com
Mango Reversible Sequins Top, $60; mango.com
Alexander Wang Antonia Embellished Sandal, $595; nordstrom.com
Diane von Furstenberg Satin Foldover Clutch, $64; dvf.com