These Not-Your-Average Boyfriend Jeans Will Make You Ditch Your Skinnies

It's silly to compare a pair of jeans to a significant other, but if you've ever found your boyfriend-jean soulmate that fits your body, your style, and your vibe, you're holding onto that sucker for keeps. Finding a well-fitted pair of slouchy jeans can feel just as tedious as finding an IRL match — you have to try on a million pairs just to find The One.

And whether you've gotten close to love or think you've found it, now is the perfect time to end the boyfriend-jean search once and for all, because the racks are so full of options, it's like the shopping equivalent of a bar at last call on a Saturday. Whether you want a laid-back pair for the weekends or one that's polished enough for the office, your pair is out there. Click on to see some standout picks that might get you deleting your Tinder "watch this item" alert for good.
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You'll need a white pair for your all-white ensembles come summer, and this pair with a zipper detail at the ankle is a steal for Stella McCartney.

Stella McCartney Solange Low-slung Boyfriend Jeans, $383 $114, available at Matches Fashion.
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Go graphic with an all-over star print that'll have the paps mistaking you for a celeb.

Stella McCartney Printed Mid-Rise Slim Boyfriend Jeans, $425, available at Net-A-Porter.
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Embrace the undone look of boyfriend jeans by going all the way with a destroyed, intentionally dirty pair.

3x1 The Boyfriend Selvedge Denim Jeans, $345 $103, available at Matches Fashion.
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Match these with a striped tee and ankle booties, and you've found your go-to outfit for mornings when you just can't even.

New Look Inspire Boyfriend Jeans, $43, available at ASOS.
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Cropped jeans with a bit of fringe are basically guaranteed to get street style snapped.

Loéil Chiara Angora Fringed Denim, $68, available at Loéil.
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Get print and pattern-happy with a pinstripe pair that'll go oh so well with plaids and florals.

Topshop MOTO Oversized Boyfriend Jeans, $60, available at Topshop.
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Crop the length and go for an exposed button hem for a fashion-girl approved silhouette that looks cool with socks and sneakers.

Rachel Comey Elkin Pant, $380, available at Totokaelo.
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Want your jeans to really look like you got 'em from the men's section? Try this pair from Zara's recent unisex line.

Zara Unisex Jeans, $49.90, available at Zara.
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For a more polished yet super trend-forward look, try a wider leg and a dark wash with an oversized cuff at the bottom.

StyleNanda Cuffed Hem Wide Leg Pants, $55, available at StyleNanda.
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Solange has been making the case for bubblegum pink on Instagram, and these slim boyfriend jeans are the ideal way to follow suit.

Current/Elliott The Fling Distressed Mid-Rise Boyfriend Jeans, $220, available at Net-A-Porter.
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If you're the all-black-everything type, a distressed black pair will be your new best friend on the weekends.

AYR The Slouchy Jean $225 $175, available at AYR.
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You can't go wrong with a super classic pair of boyfriend jeans — not too light, not too dark, not too baggy, yet not too skinny. Jackpot.

Levi's 501 Jeans, $98, available at Levi's.
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Not into the super oversized look? Try a skinny silhouette with just a bit of slouch for that same laid-back vibe that doesn't feel too sloppy.

GAP 1969 Real Straight Jeans, $69.95, available at GAP.
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What happens when the boyfriend jean meets the mom-jean? This light wash, super high-waisted pair that won't even strain your wallet.

H&M Oversized High Jeans, $59.99, available at H&M.
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Patchwork is an easy way to add some impact to your boyfriend jeans, but you can balance out the quirky patches with a sleek, darker-wash base.

Junya Watanabe Patchwork low-rise boyfriend jeans, $566, available at Net-A-Porter.
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