How to Keep Skinny Jeans in Your Wardrobe Forever

If you're under the impression that all your skinny jeans should be destroyed the moment the clock strikes 12 on your 30th year then you'd be wrong. While it might seem that 20-somethings like Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner can’t get enough of them, the same can also be said for other A-listers—whether they're 30 or 70. In fact, there are interesting ways celebrities are wearing their skinnies to give this now classic wardrobe staple a sophisticated, polished twist.

Keep scrolling to view the ways women of all ages style their skinny jeans, and shop our favourite pairs.

Jessica Alba, 35

Alba's pointed boots and oversize button-down give her cropped skinny jeans an even cooler twist.

Shop similar styles: Maiyet Sia East/West Shopper tote (£988).

Reese Witherspoon, 40

Witherspoon's button-down, structured jacket, black heels, and tote bag add just the right amount of sophistication to her slightly distressed skinnies.

Shop similar styles: Tierry Lasry Sexxxy Sunglasses (£304); Draper James tote and sweater; Mother Stunner Ankle Fray Jeans (£137); Raye Tia Pump (£75). 

Beyoncé, 34

Queen Bey's look here is perfect for casual Friday. Her playful top tucked into the skinnies is polished yet playful.

On Beyoncé: Dior So Electric Sunglasses (£230); Alice + Olivia shirt; H&M Super Skinny High Jegging (£15).

Sarah Jessica Parker, 51


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SJP's velvet blazer and statement shoes add the right touch of elegance to this skinny jeans look.

Alessandra Ambrosio, 35

We love how Ambrosio tied her blouse here to give her ripped jeans a more feminine spin.

On Alessandra Ambrosio: Céline sunglasses; Fendi Dot Com Lace-Up Leather Satchel; RtA Marie Shirt (£199) and Prince Jeans (£177); Rag & Bone Margot Suede Booties (£242). 

Kris Jenner, 60



Embrace the Canadian Tuxedo such as Kris Jenner does here. Make it feel fresh by pairing it with box fresh white trainers and a white tote.

On Kris Jenner: Hermès bag; Gucci sneakers.

Kate Bosworth, 33


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Looking for the perfect weekend outfit? Turn to Bosworth for inspiration with her over-the-knee boots, Western-inspired belt, tee, and chambray shirt.

On Kate Bosworth: Burberry backpack; DL1961 Margaux Instascuplt Ankle Skinny Jeans (£123); Stuart Weitzman Highland Over the Knee Boots (£650). 

Victoria Beckham, 42



It's incredibly easy to make distressed skinnies feel sophisticated—simply add a duster jacket and stilettos like Beckham here.

On Victoria Beckham: Victoria Beckham coat; Citizens of Humanity jeans.

Jane Fonda, 78


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Headed somewhere slightly chilly? Give your black skinny jeans a cool edge with a leopard jacket, ankle boots, and fun accessories like Jane Fonda.


Miranda Kerr, 33


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You can easily elevate a classic jeans and tee look if you follow Kerr's lead with a colourful pointed pump and of-the-moment choker necklace.

On Miranda Kerr: Céline Sunglasses and Symmetrical Bag; Acne Studios Bliss C Tee (£70); A.P.C. Barbara Trench Coat (£405); Mother Stunner Ankle Fray Jeans (£137); Aquazzura Allure Lace-Up Suede Pumps (£420). 

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