Vintage jeans are clearly having a moment. Based off Instagram, it seems like everyone and their mother has found their perfect pair of vintage 501s or authentically distressed Lees. But if you have yet to find a pair that suits your shape and style, we’re here to help, as we know from personal experience that it can be quite the challenge.
Consider this story your go-to guide for hunting down that holy grail of denim. Here, we break down everything you need to know about most common types of vintage jeans—including how they fit, where to find them, and a few not-so-vintage dupes you can pick up on your commute home from work. Now you’ll just have to figure out how you’re going to style them…
Next, discover the fashion editor–approved places to shop for vintage on Instagram.
Source: Who What Wear – Phoebe Neuman