Like sustainability and responsible manufacturing, inclusive sizing has become a key trait of modern denim brands. Newcomers are building their brands on the mission to design for all, while established brands are expanding their size range to meet new the demands of a new consumer.
Here are 10 denim brands doing inclusive sizing the right way.
NYDJ is known for its figure flattering denim that celebrates all shapes and sizes. Jeans are available in sizes 00-28. Try this high waisted straight-leg style in mineral, a light gray hue with purple undertones, to mix up your look.
Founded by Khloe Kardashian and Emma Grede, Good American believes “fashion should be made to fit women, not the other way around.” Each denim style, available in sizes 00-24, is shown on various models so customers can choose the one they most closely identify with. The Good Waist Crop, a high-rise skinny, features high stretch, sculpting and smoothing fabric to hug curves in all of the right places.
Warp + Weft was founded on the principle of inclusivity and offers styles “for every size, every inseam for everybody.” Denim is offered in sizes 00-24. This style with wax coating adds a touch of sheen to break up textures and make sure the light is always reflecting favorably.
Offering sizes 00-40, Universal Standard has become, as the name implies, the standard for fashion brands. This high-rise skinny in Red Dahlia features invisible built-in stretch and is available in two different lengths.
Last year, American Eagle added a new curvy fit to its women’s line and promised to roll out extended sizing to all of its women’s bottoms. This high-waisted jegging style is one of the retailer’s best sellers, likely because of its curve-hugging features and 12 different washes. It’s available in sizes 00-24, with short, regular and long inseams.
Premium denim label J Brand now offers styles up to size 38. The brand researched numerous body types to create figure flattering styles before launching. This pair of jet black high-rise skinny jeans has a slimming silhouette that holds its shape.
For a more classic fit, try this pair from DL 1961, a denim brand built on a philosophy of fitting every body type using eco-friendly practices. Its plus size collection is available in sizes 16-26. Featuring a mid-rise and a bootcut silhouette, these jeans will withstand the ever-changing trends of denim.
Liverpool Jeans are made for style and comfort. Its extended sizing collection, available in sizes 14W-24W, is crafted with high-stretch fabric that is said to offer exceptional softness and recovery. This mid-rise, straight-leg style in Meteorite helps elongate the leg and smooth out curves.
Abercrombie & Fitch
Abercrombie & Fitch has come a long way since its size-exclusive beginnings. Now, the retailer offers a Curve Love line that accommodates sizes 24W-33W. This pair of high-rise mom jeans has vintage influences, with light distressing around the knees.
The cigarette jean, a high-rise, easy-fitting cropped silhouette, is one of the more popular alternatives to the skinny jean. This pair from Reformation features a rigid charcoal denim, available in sizes 14-24.