What to Wear With Your Jeans
with Alison Deyette from StyleBakery.com

as seen on: NBC Today Show, March 3, 2007


Black and white blousy geometric top with wide belt, $24.99 from Marshalls

Dark bootcut jeans, Chip & Pepper $158

Black Patent sling by Michael Michael Kors at footnotesonline.com $109

White leather clutch by Alexis Hudson $375

  • Every woman should have a pair of great-fitting bootcut jeans in her wardrobe
  • Bootcuts are one of the most flattering silhouettes for most figures
  • Darker jeans have a dressier feel to them and are the best option to wear to work or for evening
  • We paired a belted geometric blouse with the jeans – a big trend for Spring – for a sophisticated ladylike look
  • Patent wood heel shoes elongate her legs
  • A day-to-evening clutch finish the look


Nautical striped sweater, Fashion Bug $24.99

Dark wideleg jeans,Tummy Tuck Jeans by Not Your Daughter’s Jeans, available at nordstrom.com $108

Stuart Weitzman Chitchat Red Patent Ballet at footnotesonline.com $215.00

White leather Sienna bag, Aleya NY $450

  • We’ve heard a lot about skinny jeans, but wider leg jeans are making a comeback for Spring
  • Trouser shapes and wideleg shapes have a somewhat dressier feel in dark denim
  • These actually flatten and slim your tummy, perfect for women with curves
  • We paired them with a striped sweater with an attached collared shirt (it’s actually one piece, even though it looks like two) for a nautical-chic look
  • Red patent shoes and a white leather bag complete this nautical chic look


Cynthia Steffe cobalt necklace tunic with silver chain detail, $265 available at Fetish - Austin, TX (512) 457-1007

Skinny jeans

Stuart Weitzman See All Clear Wedge at footnotesonline.com $285.00

  • Skinny jeans were a big trend for Fall and continue into the Spring
  • Many women are afraid to wear them, but heels and a tunic are a flattering option for many figures
  • We paired a bright blue tunic with silver accessories for a sexy fashion-forward look that’s perfect for an evening out
  • Bright blue and metallics are two of the hottest trends this season


Skinny ankle length jeans, Chip & Pepper $180

Textured Cropped jacket, Banana Republic $168

Gold ballet flat, Lane Bryant

Metallic oversized bag, Aleya NY $465

  • This season’s cropped jacket is the perfect pairing for jeans
  • Here, we’ve paired ours with skinny ankle length jeans and ballet flats, but straight legs or bootcuts would look just as good
  • Ankle lengths look chic and sophisticated with ballet flats
  • This look is perfect for an office that allows jeans or for casual Fridays
  • An oversized metallic bag is the perfect neutral accessory


Stretch bootcut jeans, Lane Bryant $39.50

Floral back tie shirt, Lane Bryant $44.50

Wood framed Bryant clutch, Rafe NY $325.00

Stuart Weitzman Friscopipe Brown Cane Slide at footnotesonline.com $285.00

  • Bootcut jeans are one of the most flattering options for curvy girls
  • These have a bit of stretch for an even more flattering fit
  • Florals are everywhere this spring and the perfect piece to sweeten up your jeans
  • This silk tie-back top adjusts to her figure
  • Paired with a woven bag and shoes, it’s the perfect spring look for dinner with friends or a day out shopping



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