We Love Denim – best buys this season

We love a good staple denim.  If you read my last post, you will have seen that denim was a strong feature yet again in all International and Australian Spring Summer (SS15) collections.  As a stylist I’m always out discovering what’s in the stores, finding where the best buys are, how the looks are interpreted by different designers and made available from our high-street stores to our favourite designers.  Here is my round-up of the key denim looks to add to your wardrobe this season.

If you don’t own one yet, get yourself a good denim/ chambray shirt.  It’s a wardrobe staple as worn by Miranda Kerr, Elle McPherson & Ashley Olsen, paired with jeans below or you can wear it with a skirt.

Denim Day - Chambray shirts

Get the Chambray look below.

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A great selection from Country Road to Dion Lee II, One Teaspoon has a large collection of Chambray shirts, all reasonably priced at around $129.

Overalls were another great look on the SS15 catwalk, streetstyle denim overalls worn by fashion bloggers from Pernille Teisbaek (Look de Pernille) to Alexa Ghung.

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I have always loved wearing denim overalls, they bring back childhood memories and are fun and playful. 🙂

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Above: Here I am, dressed in old school style, with Ksubi denim overalls, Run DMC t-shirt and patent brogues from Country Road.

Our favourite picks for denim overalls by Australian designers One Teaspoon, Ksubi & Camilla & Marc.

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A pair of denim skirt or shorts are another great item to add to the wardrobe – the denim skirt could be worn on casual Fridays, weekends and on a night out.  The denim short is also great for those spring summer days and even on a warm night, worn with a pair of great heels.

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Above: Here I am, doing double denim with a Vallen denim button top, Natasha Ghan chambray short and Witchery pointy-toe flats.

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Great selection of denim skirts and shorts from Nobody Denim to Willow.

Denim dresses and skirts are a great addition to any wardrobe.  They are comfortable and versatile and can be worn on a casual workday, and out at night with a pair of heels.

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Above left: Alexa Chung in a denim dress, Olivia Palermo doing double denim with chambray shirt and skirt, and fashionistas in the streets of Paris with a double denim skirt and a denim dress/ jacket.

Denim dresses have been a staple item in my wardrobe for years. I love wearing them on my workdays fashion styling and on casual days out on the weekend.

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Above left: Me on the job styling with the Tea Salon, wearing vintage Calvin Klein denim dress, Gorman brogues & Burberry tote.  On the right: wearing a Burberry denim dress.

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There are some great denim dresses out in the stores this season, this Sass & Bide chambray jumpsuit & Willow chambray dress are gorgeous.

Another great item for the cooler Autumn-Winter days is a denim jacket.  Worn with jeans, skirt or dress, it’s a great light jacket for those slightly chillier autumn days.

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Streetstyle denim jacket looks – worn with jeans & chambray top, white top, over a skirt and with t-shirt & flat boots.Slide12

Above: the classic denim jackets available from Sportsgirl to a more sophisticated denim look from Willow.

Last but not least, everyone has got to own a good pair of denim jeans.  They are the go-to item on the wardrobe when you can’t think of what to wear. There’s nothing like a classic skinny jeans, or a good comfy boyfriend jeans, and you will have seen that this season, the flares are also back channelling that 70s look.

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Above: Left – Here I am, wearing Sass & Bide denim cropped denim jeans with Willow marble print top and brogues, Middle: worn with a vintage trench, Anthropologie Scarfe and brogues on a casual day, wearing distressed Diesel jeans with Louboutin red pumps and Burberry scarfe and Right: daring to flare with Sass & Bide cropped flared jeans, Marcs striped top and Louboutin heels.

Below are my favourite picks of great Jeans by our favourite Australian brands.

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From the boyfriend jeans by One Teaspoon, great skinny jeans by Nobody Denim & Ksubi and the flared jeans by Sass & Bide.

I hope you’re now inspired to give your wardrobe a lift with some of the great denim looks above.  What’s your favourite look? Make it denim day today!

Follow Jadorais as we interpret more favourite looks & trends this season.

Get the denim look at your favourite store or online:

Camilla & Marc www.camillaandmarc.com

Country Road: www.countryroad.com.au

Dion Lee: www.dionlee.com

Ksubi: www.Ksubi.com

Nobody Denim: www.nobody.com.au

One Teaspoon: www.oneteaspoon.com.au

Sass and Bide: www.sassandbide.com

Sportsgirl: www.sportsgirl.com.a

Witchery: www.witchery.com.au

Willow: www.willowltd.com

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