Somewhere along the line, though, the conversation around denim trends became less uniform. Instead of distinguishing each year as 'the regime of flares' or 'the comeback of skinny jeans,' we now have tens of trends to choose from.
The many popular silhouettes that have emerged over the last few decades are now classics: wide-legged pants, bell bottoms, kick flares, light wash denim. Basically, as long as you can style them right, there are very few types of jeans you can't get away with. But, with so many options, it does help to know which are actually essential to your closet. For those feeling overwhelmed, we suggest these seven "classics" ahead.
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