What Type Of Jeans Should You Wear To Flatter Your Body Type?

Posted on 16-02-2017 by Audrey Ong



Jeans are a staple in most women’s wardrobes, but not all jeans were made equal. Trends come and go, but there are some silhouettes that are more flattering on certain people. Today, we’re here to figure out which type of jeans suits your body shape the best! First off, identify which body shape best represents you:




And now, let’s get down to business!


Apple Shape - Slightly Flared Jeans

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Pick a pair of jeans that are a fusion of a bootcut and a full-on flare. The slight flare at the bottom will balance out your wider mid-section!



Pear Shape - High Waist Flared Jeans

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High-waisted jeans will give you the illusion of super long legs, and who wouldn’t want that? Choose a sophisticated and sleek silhouette and make sure the hem of the jeans barely skim the floor. High-waisted jeans will draw attention to your slim waist and the flares hide any insecurities you may have in your lower body. 



Hourglass Shape - Dark Skinny Jeans

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If you’re a girl with curves, lucky you! Flaunt what you’ve got in a pair of dark fitted jeans. A dark wash will streamline your outfit and the stretchy denim will hug you in all the right places. 



Athletic/Boyish Shape - Boyfriend Jeans

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To add some shape to your frame, put on a simple pair of boyfriend jeans (cuffed to show off your ankles) paired with sleek high-heels or pointed-toe flats.


If You’re Tall - Cropped Flared Jeans

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Oh, what most girls would give to be tall! Cropped flared jeans will accentuate your gorgeously long legs, and honestly, nobody will be able to rock them like you. 



If You’re Petite - Straight-Legged Cropped Jeans

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#ShortGirls, I feel you. Just because you’re vertically challenged, that doesn’t mean you have to wear heels to look taller. A pair of fitted (but not super skinny) straight-legged cropped jeans that are cropped just above your ankle would be perfect for you. A mid or high-waisted style would additionally make your legs appear longer than they really are! Find out more secrets to dressing to look taller than you really are


Now you know what kind of jeans fit your shape best, here are the best type of skirts for every body type and you definitely need to know which style of dress is perfect for your body shape. 

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Audrey Ong
Audrey is a crazy cat lady, recovering nail biter and an impulsive shopper. Oh, she happens to be the content lead for this website too. You can follow her and her adorable cat on Instagram @audreyongy

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