We recently stumbled upon a no-frills guide to choosing the right jeans for your body type over at The Huffington Post, and all at once our denim conundrums seemed to dissolve. Naturally, because it's Denim Week at Who What Wear, we've assembled the top tips to help you find the best pair of jeans for this upcoming season and beyond.
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If you've got a particularly defined derrière, go for a pair of high-rise jeans. There won't be extra fabric at the waistline, and your silhouette will look top-notch.
Short torso? No problem. Snag some low-rise denim to elongate your mid-section.
Citizens of Humanity Corey Slouchy Slim Jeans ($258)
Flatter your full thighs with flares or boot-cut jeans. The added volume below will serve as the perfect balance!
Pockets add dimension and volume to a flat bum, simple as that!
True Religion Cora Mid-Rise Straight Jeans ($188)
To avoid the dreaded muffin top, opt for a pair of mid-rise jeans. They'll hit at just the right spot.
Lucky Brand Mid-Rise Brooke Straight Jeans ($119)
Stick to cropped jeans if your legs are on the shorter side, particularly slim-cut styles that skim the ankle.