Once the backbone of every 00’s teenager’s go-to look, the humble white jean is well-and-truly back having spent several seasons being shunned from some of the world’s hottest wardrobes.
But some – myself included – are less than excited about their return. Not an easy look to pull off successfully, white jeans are a total minefield when it comes to keeping things chic.
The previously adored white skinny seems – thankfully – to have somewhat fallen off the radar, with recent reincarnations steering clear of the second-skin styles in favour more straight-legs, kick-flares and boyish cuts.
But how do you wear white jeans without looking cheap?
We’ve tackled the sartorial conundrum and styled out our dream outfits appropriate for five very different occasions…