Wednesday, August 11, 2010

The hunt.





I've been madly searching for the perfect wide-leg jeans for a few months now with no luck. The stores are still overflowing with skinny jeans and boot cuts while I'm yearning for something different. My criteria is simple: dark denim and long enough to rock some kick ass heels. 

I actually own a pair of great wide-leg pants, which I purchased ages ago at Forever 21. However, they're very light coloured denim, and they're difficult to style. I'm considering dying them darker - something I've never done before. If you have any advice on dying clothes, please let me know!

I have found one pair of great wide-leg jeans online at Mango that seem to meet this criteria, but I was really hoping to find some here in Edmonton to try on. I am anti-ordering jeans online, because they're one of those items you HAVE to try on and spin around in front of the mirror about a dozen times before purchasing. 

Anyway, while on my treasure hunt I came across this rad photo of Farrah Fawcett in a spiffy, chic little outfit. Enjoy.

3 comments

  1. I have two pairs of wide-legged jeans, the first pair I found at the Banana Republic outlet in South Common and the second pair at the Mexx outlet but this was a year ago. I'll keep an eye out for you!

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  2. have you tried c'est sera by any chance? you might have some luck there with the moto line.

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  3. Seven's GINGER are a GREAT wide leg style. I think Bamboo Ballroom and Aritzia have them. A little more $ but they are an AMAZING fit. :)

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