June 3, 2017

Date Nights // Styling White Jeans for Summer

Do you have a love/hate relationship with white jeans? I do. First, let me just say that I love wearing white and styling white jeans because of their versatility and simplicity (see here with burgundy and in all white here). But some white denim can be too thin where you can see through them, so finding a great pair is key! White jeans are great for summer and evenings when you go out for date night and want to look classic and chic. When you find the perfect pair of white jeans, be sure to buy more than one!

styling white jeans

Style your white jeans with a statement top.

This sheer shoulder top from Maggy London is a piece that can be worn casually as I did here or with a long skirt for a more formal look. From front to back, the illusion top is equal parts elegant and classic, with a hint of sexy – the perfect statement top. It is my new favorite top of the summer!

styling white jeans

styling white jeans

styling white jeans

Do-it-Yourself.

In order to change up an old pair of my favorite white jeans, I frayed the hem myself. All you need is a ruler, scissors and a large nail file. 1) Fold the jeans with the front side of them facing outward and line up the hem. 2) Using a ruler, decide where you will cut the hem (and cut) considering that you will lose about 1/2 an inch once you start to fray the edges. 3) After cutting, try the jeans on to ensure accuracy of your cut, and then remove them to begin to fray the edges. 4) Using a clean nail file (white is best), rub the edge the jeans that will start to separate the fibers. you can fray as much or as little as you want. If you want more you can cut slits around the hem use nail file the same way to get a wider frayed edge.

styling white jeans

styling white jeans

Have fun with the accessories.

When you style a look simply in black and white, have fun finding a pop of color or a print to make the entire outfit stand out. Leopard is basically another neutral in my opinion, and adding these sandals to the look was just enough to add some fun to the outfit!

white jeans for summer

styling white jeans

styling white jeans

Add red.

Wearing a red lip looks good on any woman, and there’s something about wearing a red lipstick that feels daring and empowering. While it’s not limited to the way you style your white jean look, when you add that pop of color an evening out can feel much more fun! =)

styling white jeans

What is your favorite way to styling white jeans? I’d love to know and get inspired by you! Leave your thoughts in the comments. Thank you so much for stopping by and reading!

Shop the Feature // Maggy London top (20% off w/ code JESSICA)| Ann Taylor jeans | Sandals | Earrings | Handbag | Lipgloss

Thank you to Maggy London for partnering on this post.

24 responses to “Date Nights // Styling White Jeans for Summer”

  1. Meghan says:

    You are absolutely fab babe. I love those jeans, but I am really digging those shoes. LOVE LOVE LOVE!

  2. Black and white is so classic :) Love this combo. Gorgeous:)

  3. That lip color looks amazing!!

  4. Anna English says:

    I love the raw hem on those jeans!

  5. Azanique says:

    I love wearing white pants during summer. Such a cute way to brighten up your wardrobe. Love these shoes girl

    – xo , Azanique | http://www.lotsofsass.com

  6. Annie says:

    I love a good black and white look! Those shoes are amazing!

  7. White jeans are my absolute fave for summer! You styled them perfectly in this look!
    xoxo, Jenna
    bostonchicparty.com

  8. Ada says:

    Loving that top and those heels!

  9. Your sheer top adds juuuust the right amount of sexiness to this outfit! Love it!

  10. ashley houston says:

    White jeans are my absolute favorite for summer!

  11. jcrewismyfavstore says:

    I love the way that you accessorized this fabulous look! This outfit is stunning!!!

  12. Maggie says:

    I love how you styled these!! Such a sexy look!

    http://www.maggiealamode.com

  13. Sara says:

    The white and black combo is such a chic pairing and I love the pops of leopard!

    xo, Sara

  14. love some good white jeans!

  15. Louisa says:

    Looking stunning! Love the cut and the fit of this white jeans on you.

  16. Lindsay says:

    White jeans are definitely a summer staple! Love the pretty black top you paired with yours

  17. Steph says:

    I really need a new pair of white jeans! These are so cute and I love how you’ve styled them.

  18. Love that you frayed the hem of your jeans yourself! You look fabulous! xx, I’m Fixin’ To

  19. Lynzy & Co says:

    Girl this look from head to toe is perfection. I am loving the black and white with a pop of leopard print. Such a fierce look.

  20. Anna Baun says:

    This lip shade looks fabulous on you! And I love the pop of leopard in this look! XO

    Anna || A Lily Love Affair

  21. Totally agree with you – the perfect white denim can be so hard to find! These look amazing on you!

    http://www.pennypincherfashion.com

  22. Ashley DTKAustin says:

    You are GORGEOUS!! I am in love with this chic look!

  23. Such a classic look! I love it!

  24. Stunning photos! I love that black top ❤️

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