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The New York fashion week crowd was noticeably casual this season, but that’s not to say the clothes were boring. From chatty graphic tees to jeans and sneakers, show-goers made the case for taking it easy. Below, five laid-back denim-based outfit ideas that don’t require much effort at all.
This long flare makes enough of a statement on its own, which makes for stress-free styling on top. Calling all graphic tees.
White denim has rightfully broken through its seasonal restrictions. This take is the perfect summer-to-fall transitional outfit, worn in a slouchy mid-rise and styled with complimenting neutral hues.
Okay, so the denim mini skirt doesn’t have the brightest past. But forget its Paris Hilton-circa-2004 claim to fame; today’s version is versatile and easy. Added bonus for frayed hems and patchwork detailing.
These slim fit jeans sit just below the bellybutton for comfortable, everyday wear, with a wash subtle enough to work with any style. And since they don’t demand too much attention on their own, there’s plenty of room for accessories.
Wide at the waist and loose on the legs, this look is native to fashion week street style. Wear these jeans low, with a tucked in top for the ultimate laid-back vibe.