You’ve probably come across those wide leg jeans that aren’t really wide legs, and also not really straights or boyfriend jeans. Balloon jeans? Barrel leg jeans? Huh?
Well, to sum it up, this trendy take on straight jeans feature a high waist and wider cut cropped legs that are tapered at the ankle. Like the Everlane Arc Jeans we’ve reviewed a couple of months ago (below image to refresh your memory!)
It’s a denim style you need to get used to – let it grow on you. And you definitely should try on some pairs to get the feel if you are looking for something new in denim. You can do the Barrel leg jeans in rigid denim as well as in the softest denim, it all depends on your personal preference.
Below you can find some really rad options that are available right now. Let us know what you think and how you feel about this new denim style. We always love the feedback from our readers 🙂
Dolce & Gabbana Ripped Balloon Leg Jeans ($995)
Frame Cropped Barrel-Leg Jeans ($268)
Dsquared2 High Rise Balloon Leg Jeans ($348)
H&M Barrel Leg High Jeans ($34.99) plus size
ASOS Design Curve Balloon Boyfriend Jeans ($31)