DENIM ON DENIM

denim on denim

denim on denim tall

top: forever 21 (similar here)
jean shorts: american eagle via thredup
leopard flats: target
belt: ann taylor

denim and leopard

denim

So okay, here’s the thing about the denim on denim trend (which is going nowhere and will be huge again this coming fall season!): I used to hate it. Like, haaaaate it. I mean, what do you think of when you think of denim on denim? Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake at the 2001 AMA’s? Yeah, me too. But really, denim on denim (a.k.a. the Canadian Tuxedo- I don’t know why, that just makes me giggle) isn’t so bad when executed properly (i.e. not the way that Brit and JT did). And I’m kind of digging this look for the fall. Denim, you’re alright in my book.

jeans

What do you think? Denim on denim, yay or nay?

xo

(linked up with Shanna and Lindsey)

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4 month checkup

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fashion must haves

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