A rule of thumb: the best cropped jeans hit just above the ankle. It’s a perfect proportion for petite women but equally stylish at all heights. With the spring season approaching, cropped jeans are the ideal must-have for any wardrobe. You can pair them with a simple white t-shirt for a casual weekend outing, or they can just as easily be elevated for the office with a blazer and a low heel. Dressed up or down, cropped denim remains a timeless classic for all seasons. My own search for the best cropped jeans started many years ago. As a short five-foot-two woman, I’ve tried on too many pairs of jeans that sag on the floor no matter how high the heels I wear for it to work. The cropped jeans hit my ankles in just the right place, and they’re not only flattering on petite women, but on all sizes – just be sure to check the inseam length to make sure it adapts to your frame. For more style inspiration, look to the Paris street style set to guide your next cropped denim moment. Ahead, shop high-waisted styles from Khaite, wide-leg versions from Totême, and 20 of the best cropped jeans to add to your cart now.
Forget the old-school rules that there’s no white after Labor Day — white jeans are here to stay all year round. Shop chic ivory from B Sides or a timeless straight version from The Row.
Hitting the waist in the perfect spot, these high-rise cropped jeans offer a flattering fit. Dress them up easily with a stylish pair of square toe sandals for summer or leather boots for fall.
Vintage inspired, these raw hem jeans are to be worn with an oxford button down shirt and trainers.
Sophisticated and stylish, cropped wide leg jeans offer a tailored silhouette – no tailoring required.
Classic and traditional, straight leg jeans are a wardrobe staple for a reason. Pair them with your favorite white tees or loafers and complement them with a blazer for a simple and unique office look.