It’s safe to say that denim is a closet must-have. And with so many jeans on the market, it can be a little intimidating shopping for the perfect pair. You want them to look good and feel good and fit within your budget. But even with those parameters, the options are endless.
That’s where we come in. To save you countless hours (and tons of cash), we’ve found the best jeans for women, according to shopper reviews. We’ve included a variety of styles, including skinny, cropped, straight, and boyfriend — so you can buy one, two or three of your favorite styles.
Here are the best jeans for women in 2020, according to reviews:
Best-Rated Jeans: Everlane The Cheeky Straight Jean
Although there aren’t many denim styles that are universally flattering on various body shapes and types, countless reviewers swear that Everlane reigns in the denim game. The brand’s Cheeky Straight Jean has over 4,600 reviews and an overall 4.5-star rating, with many shoppers praising its comfortable fit, slight stretch, and vintage style. One reviewer writes, “These are truly the best jeans, ever…These jeans look and feel very high quality and fit like a dream. They have just a touch of stretch so that you get the perfect fit, but with the look and feel of traditional sturdy jeans — love!” Even better? You can choose from ankle, regular, and tall lengths to find your perfect cut.
Shop now: $78; everlane.com
Best Comfortable Jeans: Wit & Wisdom Jeggings
When you can find a jean that is cute, well-fitting, and comfortable, you’ve hit a winner. These soft and stretchy jeggings look and feel like traditional denim, but it feels like you’re wearing leggings. “These jeans are super comfortable and lightweight,” says one Nordstrom reviewer. “The dark color is very flattering as well as the shape and fit. They also don’t lose their shape if you wear them all day as some jeans have the tendency to stretch out as you wear them.”
Shop now: $64; nordstrom.com
Best Affordable Jeans: AE Ne(x)t Level Curvy High-Waisted Jegging
They’re stretchy, they hold their shape, and they look good on nearly every body type. And since this jean is available in sizes 000 to 24 and short, regular, long, and extra-long length, there’s a jean for everyone. And for under $50, there’s so much to love about these pants. “I already have these jeans in a different wash and I loved them so much that I had to get another! They are super soft and stretchy so they are perfect for all day wear,” says one reviewer.
Shop now: $49.95; ae.com
Best Splurge-Worthy Jeans: Mother The Hustler High Waist Ankle Fray Jeans
Okay, so spending upwards on $200 on one clothing item can seem like a big upfront investment. But if you love wearing jeans and want a pair that will stand the test of time, sometimes it’s worth the investment. These cropped flare jeans are perfect for fall and winter (and