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7 Ways To Wear Double Denim


by Laura Chabal
31st Jul 2015

Denim has long remained a permanent fixture in?fashion and we doubt if it will ever be totally absent from our wardrobes. Everyone has at least one pair of jeans in their closet, if not five or six?or twelve (guilty). It’s comfortable, it can be dressed up or down, it takes the shape of your body, it moves with you and if it’s really good denim it only improves with age.

We’re confident with denim and we know what we’re doing, for the most part. However, when we broach the subject of’double denim, we’re met with an air of trepidation. Double denim often conjures up disconcerting memories of Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake at the American Music Awards or Destiny’s Child who loved a bit of matching denim overkill, but it doesn’t have to be this way, we promise.

Below, we help you come around to the idea of giving’double denim a shot. If done right it can?be incredibly cute and very fashion forward.?The key to rocking a perfect double denim ensemble is picking the right pieces to put together, but also to try and mix-&-match the different colours and textures.?Take a look at the different outfit ideas we have put together to inspire you to fall in love with double denim.

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Fade Denim Bustier, €36 on sale at €6, Urbanoutfitters.com

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Denim Circle Skirt,??58, American Apparel?

Now we did mention that it was best to mix-&-match the denim colours, but how adorable is this?as a co-ord look?

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Off The Shoulder Top,??39.95, Zara

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Skinny Jeans Shredded Rips,??48.39, Asos

This Off The Shoulder Top illustrates the varying textures mentioned above. This look is very relaxing and would work perfectly for weekend outings such as your ritual sunday brunch.

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Denim Tie Front Shirt,??38.71, Asos

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High Waist Wide Leg,??52.54, Asos

We’ve?fallen in love with both?the tied shirt and those amazing trousers, and they work so perfectly together. Can’t you just see yourself strolling through New York City in the spring with this outfit? *Books flights*

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Denim Crop Top,??42, American Apparel

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High Waist Mom Jeans,??44.24, Asos
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Denim Polo Top,??41.48, Asos

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Wrap Mini Skirt,??44.24, Asos

This is an other co-ord look in which sporty meets chic.

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Denim Top, €25.95, Zara

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Midi Pencil Skirt,??41.48, Asos

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Denim Jumpsuit,??69.13 , Asos

Or you could opt for a denim jumpsuit, they may not necessarily double denim, but it is a full denim look that is a little adventurous, just add a great pair of heels.

To shop these looks :

look 1 :?Fade Denim Bustier/?Denim Circle Skirt

look 2 😕Off The Shoulder Top/?Skinny Jeans Shredded Rips

look 3 😕Denim Tie Front shirt/?High Waist Wide Leg

look 4 😕Denim Crop Top/?High Waist Mom Jeans

look 5 😕Denim Polo Top/?Wrap Mini Skirt

look 6 😕Denim Top/?Midi Pencil Skirt

look 7 😕Denim Jumpsuit

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