Faded Glory: Denim Lightens Up for Spring

Whether in the form boyfriends worn with soaring stilettos or a hand-me-down vest paired with a simple T-dress, pale denim is having its moment. Mixing your baby blues with black leather pants or smart blazers gives this once casual look a more sophisticated edge, while wearing an open denim shirt under a heavier jacket reveals a less uptight, layered touch. Lucky for us, Eddie from Stylesightings has snapped some of the best examples of pale denim done right that we could find. Though faded out blues are one of our favorite things to hunt for on eBay or in thrift stores, we've scored some quick and easy buys for copying the look in a jiffy.
Above, from left: A beauty in Paris rocking a faded denim vest, spotted by Stylesightings; Topshop Bleach Denim Vest, $70, available at Topshop.
Above, from left: A customized pair of pale stovepipes in Paris, spotted by Stylesightings; Ligne 6 Martin Margiela Bleached Skinny Jeans, $295, available at La Garçonne.

Above, from left: A timeless denim jacket in Paris, spotted by Stylesightings; American Eagle Outfitters Denim Jacket, $49.50, available at American Eagle Outfitters.
Above, from left: Boyfriend Jeans in Paris, spotted by Stylesightings; Levi's 501 Jeans, $68, available at Urban Outfitters.

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