With the plethora of denim brands on the market today, it can be a bit of a challenge to find jeans that are high-quality, on-trend without being too trendy, and flattering. It’s a process of trial and error that can take years, which is why we’re here to make finding denim easier for you by sharing what brands have worked for us. We Who What Wear editors are not the same—we wear different sizes, are tall and petite, and have mixed preferences on style and fit. But despite all that, there are specific denim brands we collectively love and have decided are the best of them all. As editors, we’ve been able to test out a variety of affordable and pricier options, and we have favorites from both.
Below, you’ll find the best jeans to buy right now that’ll work for any budget. Whether you’re ready to invest in a high-end pair or on the hunt for under-$100 jeans, you’ll want to keep scrolling.