1. Coated denim – akin to a leather legging has become a go-to for day-to-evening dressing. Mix a lightweight floral blouse with a hard edge yet feminine tailored motorcycle jacket.
JEANS DL 1961 Florence Instasculpt in ‘London’; dl1961.com
BRIEFCASE Tumi Astor Dorilton Slim Flap brief, $795, tumi.com
2. Skinny dark denim is still a wardrobe staple. Make this a more formal look by pairing with a classic blouse and accessories.
JEANS Genetic Denim Shya Hype; geneticdenim.com
3. The comfortable boyfriend jean is more streamlined this season and best worn with heels and a feminine top to balance the wider leg.
JEANS Current Elliott Cropped Straight Jeans; currentelliott.com
Read more about Summer Jeans in the City Style and Living Summer 2014 issue.