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When an established brand introduces denim to its line, let's just say it's a ballsy move. Denim critics (a.k.a. every single one of us) tend to be meticulous in their evaluations — even though, most of the time, they're unsure of what it is they want. So, when hearing that Velvet was branching out into jeans, we needed more than just a lookbook to be convinced. Sure, Victoria's Secret Angel and longtime Velvet model Lily Aldridge wears the collection well — but what doesn't she?
Then, we tested out a pair for ourselves and got the picture. These jeans fit well. Very well. Plus, they're wildly soft without falling into the dark abyss of structureless jeggings. Consisting of three styles — a skinny, a tapered boyfriend, and a tuxedo — the range sticks to basic, timeless washes in blues, blacks, and white. Click through and help us decide which we need before we buy one of each.
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The only thing more eye-catching than a well-dressed woman is one with a well-dressed partner on her arm. And, French brand The Kooples somehow manages to dig up the raddest couples ever for its campaigns, season after season.
Then again, maybe any couple would look this badass in The Kooples' updated take on classic read