Curvy Girl Denim

Since I won’t have a chance to post my outfit until I get home late tonight, I decided to talk about how buy jeans for “curvy” gals, or girls like me, who have a smaller waist, and larger (proportionally) hips and thighs.

There are definitely great options out there, and knowing what cuts work best for you avoid the extra cost of going to a tailor (which I usually have to do for my skinny jeans that are more difficult to find in the “curvy” cuts).

Low Price Point:

I haven’t worn them myself, but I’ve seen the sweetheart jeans from Old Navy recommended multiple times. They’re also a great deal, and only $29.50 for full price!


Medium Price Point:

I also haven’t worn them, but Levi’s has a great new focus on fit, and a great curve line of denim. For me, the supreme curve or bold curve would be ideal. Levi’s are also available at JCPenny, Kohl’s, Macy’s, and Sears. Price point is between $50-$80 depending on cut.


The Limited has a great fit selection, and their 312 jeans are awesome for curvy girls.


High/Designer Price Point:

I personally prefer to buy higher end denim on sale. I get the fabulous fit and well-constructed product, at a price that doesn’t make me want to cry. Nordstrom sales, the Nordstrom Rack, Amazon, and 6pm are some of the many options out there. It’s also great to do a price compare on a site like Bing Shopping or ShopStyle.

The True Religion Becky jeans are one of my favorites. They really do make your behind look amazing, and they fit like a glove around my curves. They can be on the pricier side, but I’ve found them on sale, and may have purchased at least one pair for full price. I’ve found True Religions everywhere from Nordstrom, to Neiman Marcus, to Zappos and Amazon.


I’m also quite obsessed with Joe’s Honey cut. In general, Joe’s jeans tend to work great for me, but the Honey cut is definitely the ideal. Joe’s can also be found at a variety of stores, and watching for sales is key.


Skinny Jeans:

Skinny jeans can be tough. The first option is looking for skinny jeans in the same cuts as I mentioned above. However, I’ve found that it can be harder to find, and you don’t get options like the trendy colored denim.

For me, I’ve found two options that tend to fit well.

First, are the jeggings from American Eagle outfitters. They have classic, black, white, and colored.

AEBlueJegging  AEBlackJegging  AEWhiteJegging  AEColoredJegging

Second, are the Joe’s Visionaire Skinny Stretch jeans. Here are options in two washes, the Lainey and the Ryan.

JoesVisionaireLainey  JoesVisionaireRyan


3 thoughts on “Curvy Girl Denim

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  2. Thanks for the recommendations! Gap changed their curvy fit jeans a while ago and while I’ve found some Kut from the Kloth fit me perfectly, I’ve been trying to hunt for some more brands!

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