How to Style Embellished Jeans, Because You're Extra

How to Style Embellished Jeans, Because You're Extra

Without a doubt, denim is a classic staple in any wardrobe, although it’s not always the most exciting one. So when you want to stick to your go-to’s but don’t want to go the predictable route, where do you turn? Thankfully, embellished denim is here to save us from our wardrobe woes. From embroidered florals to two-toned blues, the possibilities are of this trend are endless. But should you find yourself lost among the choices, here are some of our favorite embellished-denim looks to copy along with the tools you’ll need to try them out for yourself.

two-toned denim

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Make a Two-Toned Pair Pop Against Bright White

Not sure how to tackle funky denim? Two-toned jeans are the perfect trend to choose to begin your journey into the denim world. Since this pair is an outfit in itself, keep the rest of your pieces simple by adding a T-shirt, blazer, and your go-to white sneakers.

Upgrade a Plain White Tee With Flashy Pearls

For a more glamorous take on your jeans, go with a flashy embellished pair. Add a plain white shirt to a distressed pair of pearl-embellished denim and throw on a leather jacket to add a tough edge to this ensemble.

Offset a Distressed Style With Crisp Basics

Bring a whole new meaning to distressed denim with rivets. This unique take on the embellished-denim trend may seem daunting, but they’re surprisingly easy to pull off. Pair with a basic top and white slip-on sneakers for a punched up addition to your go-to look.

flared denim

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Embrace Your “Extra” Side With Flared Fringe

Feeling daring? Go all out with double embellishments. While this pair is sure to make a statement piece, don’t be afraid to pair your flared-and-fringed denim with a plaid button-down for a fun yet sophisticated twist.

Opt for an Embroidered Pair and a Tee for the Weekend

Embroidery is all over our Instagram feeds, and we hope it’s here to stay. Pair your floral-embroidered jeans with a crop top and sneakers for a casual look you’ll want to wear all weekend.

How are you styling embellished denim? Show us your #OOTD on Instagram by tagging @cfashionista!

Featured photo by @dalenatrn.