To quote designer Ritu Kumar, “Denim has always been an everyday symbol for style”. And rightly so! You have your jeans, your skirts, your jackets, your shirts. Not just is denim universal, but all-season fashion that will never go out of style. Your fave Bollywood celebrities are proof. Here’s some denim inspiration you can steal from them for a fashion-forward lifestyle. They’re so easy you either have these in your closet already or you can DIY them at home.
Shirt dresses can be a tad tricky to pull-off. Well, not anymore when you’ve denim to the rescue. Pair a denim skirt with your longline shirts just like Shraddha for an ultra-chic look. Cinch your waist with a belt and match your shoes for a high-street fashion look.
POPxo Recommends: Blue Denim Straight Skirt (Rs 519) by Roadster
When you can’t decide how to #DenimOnDenim, whether to contrast or to colour coordinate, do it all together! This half and half denim-blocked jacket is for when normal won’t do it for you.
Denim shorts a day, keeps all the blues away (anyone here a fan of irony?) We love the tiny little side slits and the all-over vertical stripes. Pair it with a cami to the beach or with a boxy white tee and sneakers to college.
POPxo Recommends: Blue Striped Regular Fit Shorts (Rs 679) by Kook N Keech
Asymmetrical hemlines on denim? Yes please! Give your denim dresses a twist at home. Just stitch a frilly net cloth piece to your dress’ hemline, give it an asymmetrical cut if you will, and voila!
#MustWatch: DIY: Dress From An Oversized T-Shirt
We love how denim is making its way from our clothes, to our bags, to even our shoes now. These tall babies that Kriti wore in the song, Main Tera Boyfriend will make them an instant hit wherever you take them.
POPxo Recommends: Distressed Denim Over The Knee Boots (Rs 4,995) by No Doubt
When we think saree, we think Shilpa Shetty. And she took the #SareeGame to a whole new level in a traditional-but-not denim saree. Farewell coming soon? The faded blue saree with a flower in your hair is a great choice if you’re in the mood for a OTB look.
Jacqueline loves her “mean jeans”, as she calls it, and why not! Whether it a pair of bootcut pants, or front-slit maxi skirt, or distressed boyfriend jeans, denim rocks it all. What’s your Jackie pick?
POPxo Recommends: Blue Bootcut Low Distress Stretchable Jeans (Rs 2,799) by UCB
If anyone can pull-off never seen before trends, it’s Sonam Kapoor. When you feel like ditching your distressed or faded denims, or want a change from all-black-everything, you know what to do. Denim coordinate your outfit and remember to keep the fade level consistent.
POPxo Recommends: Wide Leg Flare Jeans (Rs 1,560) by Shein
After culottes, denim has taken over midi skirts as our favourite trend of the season. Have a skirt in your closet? All you need is a pair of scissors to get Athiya’s look.
#MustWatch: 5 Ways to Style Your Midi Skirt
Bring out your tweezers, and shred your way through the hemlines. Whether it’s a skirt or jeans, hemlines can make all the difference to your outfit. Parineeti’s cute little skirt is proof!
All set for a denim-ite 2018, ladies?