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These 8 denim updates will give you It-girl status

Text: Meg van Eck; Photography: IMaxTree

October 19, 2017

Ditch the sneakers and amp up your denim game. Patchwork jeans, fuchsia heels and indigo wash are the everyday updates you need to know about.

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1 Get busy with patchworking

Craftwork is enjoying a fashion moment thanks to Balenciaga and Dior’s spring/summer catwalks. Get a head start with mismatching denim patches.

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2 Accessorise with sparkle

On days you’re not sporting that trusty white tee, the twinkle of a blinged-out blazer, clutch or earrings makes blue denim a serious fashion contender.

3 Do the side-split

Invest in a pair you can play two ways. If your jeans convert to thigh-flashing stunners in less than thirty seconds, you’re already ahead of the game.

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4 Pair pale jeans with fuchsia heels

Barbie pink and ice blue denim are never not a match. Just ask Paris…

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5 Source a pair of Sex And The City style sandals

While rumours circulate about a new Sex and the City movie, we’re busy obsessing over Carrie’s late ‘90s wardrobe. Strappy sandals included.

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6 If in doubt, layer

The jacket-over-dress vibe that played out on London’s streets during LFW is essential for keeping that investment summer dress going until June 2018.

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7 Lose the sleeves

If you’ve worked the denim jacket look to death, this is the one-minute update that’ll hint at spring/summer 2018 #punkrevival.

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8 Get a head start on the indigo revival

Remember that dark, petrol wash that we wore in 2002? Thanks to Tom Ford, now is the time to welcome it back.

Learn how to refresh your denim wardrobe in new and unexpected ways with some more inspiration from the sidewalks.

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