The anti-skinny jean pattern that's again and cooler than ever


I tend to prefer bespoke, polished pieces, so you might be surprised to hear about one of my recent fashion obsessions: ripped jeans. I tie it to both the more casual, comfortable wardrobe I've embraced this year, the grunge-inspired fashion that's unfolding on TikTok, and my general love for all of the 90s, but there's no denying that I am the tendency can't get enough of it. Plus, it's been all over the fashion scene lately, so I've been inspired by all of the cool ways that insiders are wearing it right now.

Whether with the fall sweater vest trend, chunky slippers, a knitted polo or a structured blazer (like I styled them), there are many cool ways to wear outfits with ripped denim this season. Pre-preview my favorite ways to style the coolest denim trend of the moment and scroll down to the bottom to see how I wear them myself.


Melinda Martin