Tag Archives: Womens Jeans

  • What's Trending for Women's Jeans?

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    Jeans and denim fabric have been a staple of the global wardrobe for centuries and, here in the United States, have been in and out of fashion since the mid-nineteenth century. What many don’t know is that the origin of both words is a tale of two cities—Genoa, Italy and Nimes, France.

    The word “jeans” owes its origin to the Old French name for Genoa, Italy, which was “Jannes.” The French word for twilled cotton cloth was “fustian” and the phrase “jean fustian” simply meant a type of twilled cotton cloth from Genoa. Denim, on the other hand, owes its origin to the French city Nimes and the word for a type of twilled fabric called “serge.” Continue reading

  • Understanding Types of Jean Fits

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    When you are shopping for new jeans, all of those categories and jean types may seem daunting. You may even be tempted to try on every single type of jean fit to find one that feels comfortable on you while still looking attractive. We at Dave’s New York know that when it comes to shopping for a brand like Levi’s jeans in NYC, there are many terms you should know to buy the right jean and look your best. Here is a guide for you.

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  • Matching Your Jeans and Your Footwear

    Boot cut, straight, tapered, wide, or skinny? How do you like your jeans? If you’re like most women, you have jeans in a few leg styles to suit your moods, your activities, and your intended destination. But what many women wonder is if there are rules about which types of shoes are best with specific leg cuts. Fortunately, we at Dave’s New York are happy to help you get a handle on your footwear.

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  • Matching Your Jean Fit to Your Body Type

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    Style today dictates that your jeans should fit you like a glove. They should not sag or be baggy; they also should not accentuate any flaws you may have in your body; they should make you look slim. Men’s jeans should make their legs look lean and muscular; they should lift and show off your backside. Women’s jeans should give you a lean, slightly-curved appearance. And on top of all of this, your pair of jeans should look sharp and match well with your current outfit.

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  • Understanding the Rise of Your Jeans: High, Mid, and Low

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    When it comes to choosing the perfect pair of jeans, you must choose whether you want denim with a little or a lot of stretch, select the leg style (straight, boot-cut, skinny, wide, etc.), and decide if you want a flat front, pleats, hip pockets, bling on the seat, or contrasting stitching. As if you didn’t have enough to think about, you also need to know what rise looks best on you and will help you look most proportionate. At Dave’s New York, our jeans selection is extensive and comprehensive, and we want to help at least one choice to be a little easier for you to make.

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  • Heat Press Wrinkles, Whiskers, and Fading for Vintage Denim

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    Have you ever had a pair of jeans that were worn in to perfection?  Did you have difficulty parting with those same jeans when the time came to replace them with a new pair of jeans?  Often, a new pair of jeans can feel stiff and uncomfortable--nothing like the pair of jeans you had literally, just worn out. Those old jeans were soft and had wrinkles that made them fit your body just right. Well, we want to let you know that you can buy those soft, comfortable jeans in New York City; commonly referred to as vintage jeans. The work that goes into making them look and feel old will replace the years of wear and tear that you would have had to put into them to achieve the ideal worn in look. Continue reading

  • Levi's Jeans for Women

    Levi’s Jeans for women, just like the Levi Strauss label itself, are classics.  In a multitude of fits, styles and washes, there is certain to be a Levi’s jean for you, perfect for your weekend wear or social occasions.  Complete with rivets to reinforce the pockets their dark washes are great with heels for a dressier weekend dinner while their washed rinses work with tall boots for day or night.  Dave’s New York has an amazing selection of Levi’s jeans for women, and in the various styles and washes, you’re sure to find exactly what you’re looking for.

    Levi's 505 Straight Leg Jeans


    The Levis 505 Jeans in Worn In will be the perfect complement to your favorite heels or wedges as the darker wash emits a dressier vibe.  The Levi’s Jeans have a mid-rise waist, with a 9 7/8” front mid-rise and 14½” back mid-rise, and a regular fit through the seat and thigh.  They are regular fit through the knee as well, with a 16½” knee opening and the straight leg continuing down to a 16” leg opening.  The jean comes in three different inseam options, Short (30”), Medium (32”) and Long (34”).

    Levi's 524 Skinny Fit


    This Levis 524 in Black Pressed is a great option to be worn in a variety of different ways.  Dress them up with heels or sandals, or opt for a great winter look with tall boots with either a wedge or flat heel.  The slim-fit jean is complete with 5-pocket styling.  Sitting low on the hips, the front rise is 7½” while the back rise is 12¾”.  These Levis Jeans for Women fit slim through the seat and thigh and the fit continues to taper to a skinny fit at the bottom.  The jean is offered with three inseam options, Short (30”), Medium (32”) and Long (34”).

    Levi's 515 Misses Boot Cut Jeans


    For a jean with a structured look but still great for day, try the Levis 515 boot cut jean in West Coast.  The wash has been authentically worn-in in a light blue crosshatch with Whiskers and Hand Sanding.   With a regular fit through the seat and thigh the Levi's Jean has a 16” regular fit knee which opens to an 18¾” classic boot cut leg opening.  Once again, three different inseams are offered in Short, Medium and Long.

    Levi’s Jeans for women are an obvious choice for classic looks regardless of where your social calendar is taking you.  Dave’s New York has a great selection to choose from, in fits and washes that easily work for your lifestyle.

  • Women's Winter Fashion

    Dave’s New York doesn’t just outfit men for work and for play.  They also have plenty of options for women as well.  From work wear to social gear, there are plenty of pieces to choose from including items from both the always popular Levi’s and Carhartt.  Whether you’re looking for jeans, jackets or accessories this season, take a look at the ladies’ selections available at Dave’s New York.

    Levi's 524 Skinny Fit


    These Levis 524 skinny jeans are shown in Denim Belief but there are three color options available.  The junior cut jeans are available in sizes 1-13 many of which come in three lengths: short, medium and long.  With a 5-pocket styling, these jeans fit low on the hips having a 7½” front rise and 12¾” back rise.  Levis jeans for women have a skinny or slim fit through the seat, thigh and knee tapering down to the ankle, where, again, the jeans are slim fitted.  As mentioned, there are three different inseams available, short (30” inseam), medium (32” inseam) and long (34” inseam).

    Carhartt Women's Alpine Jacket


    Cold wintery days call for superior warmth and you can find that with the Carhartt Women’s Alpine Jacket available in black.  Carhartt Outerwear is down-filled and keeps you warm and comfortable during the blustery days of winter.  Constructed of a 3-ounce, 100% nylon with a 550-fill of 75% duck down and 25% feathers, it also has both a pull-up hood and drop tail, also helpful in keeping you warm.  An interior safety pocket is perfect for keys, cards or a cell phone and the jacket is equipped with two lower front pockets as well.

    Carhartt Women's Embroidered C Hat


    Keeping warm while maintaining your style is a whole lot easier thanks to this Carhartt Embroidered Hat.  The 100% acrylic knit hat is available in a neutral hued Heather Gray and also a more vibrant Magenta color as well.  The stylish design of the knit on this Carhartt Hat adds interest making this an appropriate option when paired with work appropriate clothing yet it still looks great with jeans on the weekend as well.

    If you’re shopping for women’s winter wear, be sure to check out the selection of great options available at Dave’s New York.  Their selections from both Levi’s and Carhartt will keep you stylish and when needed, warm, to help you get through the cold winter months.