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|10 Apr|3 mins

7 Style Tips Everyone Should Know Before Trying Double Denim

Denim on denim: the dos and don’ts
THE ICONIC
10 Apr
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If we’ve learnt anything from stalking celebrity style updates it’s that double denim is far from dead. We were swooning over Rihanna when she stepped out in a coordinating dark denim jacket, mini skirt and knee-high boot combo, and deemed the Canadian tuxedo cool AF when we saw Kanye casually wearing one with all the jacket buttons done up. The a-listers are keeping it alive so naturally, we’re following suit.

An all-denim outfit isn’t always that easy to pull off, especially if you’re not Rih Rih or Yeezus. One wrong move can leave you looking more cringe than cool, but with these simple tips and tricks you’ll nail your double denim look every time.

Advice
|10 Apr|3 mins

7 Style Tips Everyone Should Know Before Trying Double Denim

Denim on denim: the dos and don’ts
THE ICONIC
10 Apr
Share:

If we’ve learnt anything from stalking celebrity style updates it’s that double denim is far from dead. We were swooning over Rihanna when she stepped out in a coordinating dark denim jacket, mini skirt and knee-high boot combo, and deemed the Canadian tuxedo cool AF when we saw Kanye casually wearing one with all the jacket buttons done up. The a-listers are keeping it alive so naturally, we’re following suit.

An all-denim outfit isn’t always that easy to pull off, especially if you’re not Rih Rih or Yeezus. One wrong move can leave you looking more cringe than cool, but with these simple tips and tricks you’ll nail your double denim look every time.

Do experiment with different shades of denim. Double denim that matches perfectly in colour makes for an effortlessly coordinated outfit but mixing denim in different tonal shades shows you know how to style.

Do experiment with different shades of denim. Double denim that matches perfectly in colour makes for an effortlessly coordinated outfit but mixing denim in different tonal shades shows you know how to style.

Don’t overthink your outfit - sometimes all you need is a plain white tee and your favourite pair of heels or sneakers to tie your look together. Once you’re confident with that you can add personality with different accessories, like a vintage bandana.

Don’t overthink your outfit - sometimes all you need is a plain white tee and your favourite pair of heels or sneakers to tie your look together. Once you’re confident with that you can add personality with different accessories, like a vintage bandana.

Do invest in denim separates with a difference. The staple styles, like a classic trucker jacket and a plain chambray shirt, will always be the easiest to work with but pieces with details like eye-catching embroidery and distressing will make you stand out.

Do invest in denim separates with a difference. The staple styles, like a classic trucker jacket and a plain chambray shirt, will always be the easiest to work with but pieces with details like eye-catching embroidery and distressing will make you stand out.

Don’t play it safe with proportions - shake things up. Exaggerated shapes and silhouettes, like a cropped top with wide-leg bottoms or an oversized trucker jacket with well-fitted slim jeans, will only add character to your overall look.

Don’t play it safe with proportions - shake things up. Exaggerated shapes and silhouettes, like a cropped top with wide-leg bottoms or an oversized trucker jacket with well-fitted slim jeans, will only add character to your overall look.

Do add different textures to your outfit - everything from shearling collars to shredded cuffs should be considered. Contrasting accents like these will give your all-denim ensemble some character.

Do add different textures to your outfit - everything from shearling collars to shredded cuffs should be considered. Contrasting accents like these will give your all-denim ensemble some character.

Don’t forget to drop the double denim outfit hints in the group chat. Share these tips and tricks and get your whole squad on board. Plus, if you’re fine with sharing wardrobes it gives you more denim varieties to play with for your next denim on denim getup.

Don’t forget to drop the double denim outfit hints in the group chat. Share these tips and tricks and get your whole squad on board. Plus, if you’re fine with sharing wardrobes it gives you more denim varieties to play with for your next denim on denim getup.

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Do take a moment to admire Britney and Justin’s bold red carpet look but don’t make the same mistakes as them. Denim accessories are cool but don’t necessarily have to be included in your double denim outfit.

Do take a moment to admire Britney and Justin’s bold red carpet look but don’t make the same mistakes as them. Denim accessories are cool but don’t necessarily have to be included in your double denim outfit.

For our full denim collection, discover our Denim Studio.

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Fashion Team
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