If you don’t have a pair of good blue jeans in your wardrobe, allow us to explain exactly why you should remedy that as soon as possible.
This classic style staple is rooted in workwear, worn by miners and prospectors, and it’s evolved into something that can be worn by, well, everyone. The best men’s blue denim can be as sharp and dressy as your favorite suit pants or as casual as you want ‘em to be. Best of all, they’ll work with plenty of your favorite men’s style essentials To start, here are the pairs we love and wear often.
Modeled after a pair of jeans worn endlessly one of the brand’s founders, the handsome 3-Month Wash Slim Fit Jeans from Buck Mason are every bit as stylish and essential as the brand’s perfect T-shirts and durable outerwear. If we were you, we’d wear these jeans with a denim shirt from Buck Mason too.
Levi’s Made & Crafted takes what you know and love about Levi’s then amps it up with premium quality and a vintage-minded touch. Such is the case with the Mid Stonewash Jeans seen here — wear ‘em with a grey crewneck sweater and brown leather sneakers for casual fall weekend vibes.
Yes, that’s right, the women-centric Madewell just launched a men’s line focused on essential, must-have basics done in an accessible-yet-elevated fashion starting with, among others, these nicely tailored jeans in a pleasingly casual medium wash. Featuring a blend of cotton and poly, plus elastane denim from Cone Mills, these jeans can be counted on to work this season (and beyond) with staples like a crisp white Oxford and an olive military jacket.
The team at Frank And Oak has your basics covered (and then some) with these sharp, well-cut, slim selvedge jeans. They also feature a handy amount of stretch so you can wear them alongside a tan herringbone blazer and a white Oxford with ease.
A great pair of stretch selvedge jeans under $50? Uniqlo delivers once again. Wear these as often as you please, preferably with all other manner of toned-down basics from Uniqlo.
As much as we love ourselves a great pair of denim, the industry can be notoriously harmful to the environment. That’s where the Ambassador Slim-Fit Selvedge, made using the highest possible ethical and environmental standards, comes into play. They’re also guaranteed for life and made at the world’s leading sustainable denim factory.