A staple outfit of every college wardrobe is jeans and a T-shirt. A good pair of jeans is essential in everyone’s wardrobe. With a million different styles to choose from, deciding on the perfect pair can be quite the challenge. This spring, distressed denim is everywhere. Jeans with rips and holes add the perfect amount of grunge to any look. If you’re trying to add some attitude to a casual look ripped jeans are the way to go.

This Fashionista looks cool yet polished in ripped jeans and a simple black tee. The lighter wash of her jeans keeps her look season appropriate for spring. Keeping with the grunge vibe, this Fashionista adds a pair of classic white Converse. Her choice of a black leather satchel pairs perfectly with her distressed jeans. When choosing a pair of ripped jeans you can try a classic wash like this Fashionista or opt for something funky like a black pair. If you’re looking for a pair for warm weather try white ripped jeans like these. Don’t be afraid to mix it up with an extremely distressed pair like these for the perfect going out look.

How To: If you’re getting ready for class or a Saturday of hanging out with friends a pair of distressed jeans should be your go to. No matter what the wash is, try pairing them with a simple monochromatic T-shirt and lots of dainty jewelry. Keep your accessories simple to coincide with the cool feel of ripped jeans. For your shoes, try a pair of Converse or Vans to keep your look relaxed.