If you've ever felt dowdy in a pair of blue jeans that overwhelmed your frame or puckered and showcased the wrong curves, you know how hard it can be to find the perfect fit. Luckily, we've found jeans that will flatter every figure.
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Midrise jeans, which sit about two fingers' width below the belly button, can help hold things in place— or keep the muffin in the pan, as I like to say—if you carry weight in your tummy. Plus, these are a Landcruisers Great Value 2017 award winning pair.
BUY NOW: $20 (Sizes 4 to 20),
Good news: The straight leg is back, and it flatters most body types. This cut skims over legs to lengthen your lower half.
BUY NOW: $30 (Sizes 00 to 18),
When they're dark on the outside, two-tone jeans create the same slimming illusion as colorblock dresses.
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Embroidery and patchwork embellishments are everywhere! If a design is on your hip, it'll draw the eye there, so make sure you're directing attention where you want it.
BUY NOW: $99 (Sizes 24-35),
If they come close to hitting the backs of your legs, you're in danger of looking saggy even if you're not! For a little visual lift, pockets should sit higher up on your cheeks and at an angle.
BUY NOW: $59 (Sizes 6 to 16), , $64 (Sizes 16W to 24W),
Mindful of the width of your hips? Shave a little off your silhouette by choosing jeans without three-dimensional side seams, which can stick out a quarter of an inch on each side of some heavier denim styles!
BUY NOW: $70 (Sizes 2 to 16), , $80 (Sizes 18W to 24W),
If your waist is much smaller than your hips, you're certainly familiar with the annoying—and often revealing—extra space in the back of your waist. Jeans with an elastic waistband might just be your new best friend.
BUY NOW: $80 (Sizes 24 to 34),
The no-fail length: just below the widest part of your calves. Most legs taper from that point, drawing attention to your ankles. Speaking of which, cropped jeans scream "Look at my shoes!" — so for crying out loud, wear something cute, preferably slight heels if you're petite, like these from Kohl's.
BUY NOW: $59 (Sizes 2 to 18), $69 (Sizes 16W to 26W),
To get the most bang for your buck, look for darker denim jeans without tons of bells and whistles. They'll work for casual events, day or night, and maybe even the office.
BUY NOW: $40 (Sizes 6 to 18), , $44 (Sizes 16W to 24W),
For fall, try flattering jewel tones like aubergine and mauve. Does combining colors stress you out? Fret not: Simply pair your colored jeans with a neutral (black, cream, camel, etc.) sweater, or jacket.
BUY NOW: $40 (Sizes 0 to 18),
The Lee Modern Series Curvy Fit Adrian Bootcut Jeans have just enough stretch to sculpt curves without squeezing.
BUY NOW: $35 (Sizes 14W to 26W),
The Ava & Viv High Rise Flare Jeans kick out under the knee to balance fuller hips and thighs.
BUY NOW: $70, (Sizes 24 to 34),
More gradual (and flattering!) than a bell bottom, the Gap High Rise Crop Flare jeans lengthen your lower half for a leaner look.
BUY NOW: $134 (Sizes 00 to 18),
With tush-lifting construction, the NYDJ Alina Legging Jeans are worth every penny.
BUY NOW: $50 (Sizes 4 to 20 regular, 4 to 18 petite, 4 to 20 tall, and16W to 24W),
The Metrostyle Smooth Waist Skinny Leg Jeans have a wide, button-free waistband that gently pulls in your stomach.
BUY NOW: $55 (Sizes 24 to 34 and 16W to 24W),
Strategically placed seams on the Just Fab High Waisted Retro Jeans in Laguna give the illusion of slimmer legs.
BUY NOW: $20 (Sizes 4 to 20),
The Signature by Levi Strauss and Co. Modern Straight Jeans are fitted in the hips and thighs but give calves breathing room.
BUY NOW: $40 (Sizes 0 to 18), $44 (Sizes 16W to 26W),
Enjoy a no-gap waistband and adjustable cuffs with the Lee Ruby Boyfriend Curvy Fit Jeans.