Denim is an essential part of most anyone's everyday wardrobe. That's a given. But our love for it runs so deep, we've got no problem slapping on jeans for some fancier occasions, too. You probably wouldn't show up in your blues for a formal event or an important job interview, for example. And wearing jeans for a big night out can really be a hit or miss. But there's an art to looking polished in evening denim, and believe us when we say it can be done.
With the right styling, your most comfy jeans fit chameleon-like into a seriously chic ensemble. Ahead, we’re laying down six going-out outfits with denim staples that do just that. Whether you’ve got a hot date or a meet-up with old work colleagues, here’s how to make your trusty jeans the sartorial highlight of your evening.