Blue skies might be more commonplace than they were a month ago, but don't be fooled—it's still cold out. As much as we'd like it to be bare-leg weather, it seems we're still a few weeks away from being able to step out sans layers and lengths. But we're not letting a little cold snap stop us from dressing more springlike, and we're certainly not going to revert to our winter wares. Instead of floaty dresses and slip skirts, we're building our latest looks around jeans.
Jeans are timeless, easy to style and comfortable, and the outfit options are endless, making them the perfect day-to-day throw-on. However, if you feel like your denim ensembles are becoming a tad repetitive, we're here to help break you out of the rut. We've found six perfect casual outfits with jeans that will help you think outside the box. From the coolest ways to wear this season's loose-fitting denim to the wardrobe staples that always look great with jeans, we promise these outfits will keep you satisfied for months on end. Scroll below to see them and to shop any pieces you might need a refresh on.
Style Notes: Although it's a staple, classic striped knitwear is having a moment right now. Use it to give your jeans timeless appeal, then finish with retro kicks and a basket bag to achieve 2021's relaxed aesthetic.