Oct 28, 2010

Skinny jeans are one of the hottest fashion trends for 2011.  Wondering what to wear with skinny jeans?  Or even how to wear skinny jeans?  Here is the ultimate fashion guide for wearing skinny jeans. When it comes to skinny jeans it is all about layering.  You can be the fittest woman on the planet but if you tuck your shirt in your skinny jeans or wear a cut off belly shirt you will definitely be placed on the “what not to wear” list!

What Type of T-shirts, Blouses, Sweaters or Jackets Should I Wear with Skinny Jeans?

Here are the hottest and most fashionable top, sweater and jacket styles that look amazing when worn with skinny jeans.

  • Figure flattering tops such as t-shirts, tunics, tanks and blouses that fall just below the hips.
  • Chic and stylish jackets including feminine tuxedo jackets, edgy military jackets, and sleek trench coats.
  • Long sweaters such as cashmere cardigan sweaters, loose knit sweaters, edgy jersey sweaters and sexy v-neck sweaters.
 What Type of Shoes or Boots Should I Wear with Skinny Jeans?
Once you have balanced out your look by pairing your skinny jeans with a figure flattering top and jacket that falls at or below the hips you are ready to pick out your footwear.  

The fact is that you can pretty much wear any style and brand of footwear with your skinny jeans.  From high heel pumps to peep toe ankle boots to over the knee tall boots anything goes with skinny jeans!

Skinny jeans look best when worn tucked into boots or showing off the cuff or hem of you pants by wearing a pair of sleek high heel pumps or sandals.

Here are the hottest and most fashionable shoes and boot styles that look amazing when worn with skinny jeans!
  • Lace up ankle boots, peep toe ankle boots and zippered ankle boots are one of the most coveted 2011 boot trends for women.  This is because they can be worn with anything including trousers, denim pants and skinny jeans.
  •  Tall boots are also a great look and have a way of elongating the legs creating a long and lean overall body shape.  Don’t miss out on the opportunity to wear this figure flattering boot style.
  • High heel pumps are another sleek style option. Pumps or high heel shoes are a way to dress up your skinny jeans.

What kind of Accessories Should I Wear With Skinny Jeans?

The accessories you choose to wear should work with the overall style statement you are trying to make.  Are you looking to create a chic and edgy style; timeless and classic style; or sleek and sexy style?

  • For an edgier look try wearing a vintage black leather belt worn at an angle over the hips (over your t-shirt or blouse.  Add an over sized black hobo handbag and a pair of black lace up ankle boots.
  • To create a classic or traditional look wear a pair of skinny jeans with a empire style blouse or tunic. Add a uber-stylish Cartier tank watch, a large locket necklace and a vintage floral ring.  A pair of high heel pumps or sandals and a sleek satchel handbag will complete the look.
  • Create a sleek and sexy style by wearing a military jacket with a white button down blouse.  Add a pair of up to the knee or over the knee boots, mismatched bangle bracelets, shoulder duster earrings and cross body handbag to finish off your look.
The key to wearing skinny jeans is balance.  You want to create an aesthetically pleasing look by balancing out the body hugging jeans with a chic top and complimentary jacket.  Your shoes, handbag and jewelry will complete the look.  So next time you are wondering what to wear with skinny jeans – take a quick look at this article and photos to give you a head start – hopefully it helps!

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