As a stylist and personal shopper the no.1 most requested item to purchase for a client is a great pair of jeans.


Most clients avoid shopping for a new pair of jeans like the plague due to the sheer panic that they experience when it comes time to search for that elusive pair. Shopping for jeans used to be easy. They were blue or black, they had five pockets and they fit the way jeans were supposed to fit.


Nowadays it’s not so easy to shop for jeans. There are so many choices involved (colour, cuts, finishes, etc.) that anyone who just wants to buy a pair of normal jeans can be driven to sheer confusion.


So, to help you make a good choice start by asking yourself these questions:



So, now that you’ve answered those questions let’s see which cuts will suit your body shape. 


Ladies First...

SKINNY JEANS: a perfect day-to-night transition jean, which is ideal for women who:

- AG Stilt cigarette leg

- Genetic “Loren” cropped distressed skinny. 


BOYFRIEND JEANS: made popular by Katie Holmes, this style is typically fitted at the hips, with a more relaxed fit through the leg and is ideal for women who: 

  2. FLARED JEANS: Ideal for women who:

- are tall or who have broad shoulders. Long legs are definitely needed here.



Other Pointers

- Mavi “Zach” straight leg

- AG “Graduate” tailored fit.


TAPERED: This style is best for shorter men, as it can help elongate the legs. 



Jeans are possibly the most versatile item in your wardrobe. So take your time and shop with a plan. If you find the right pair then buy two!


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Stop wasting your time and money!

If your spending precious hours trying to find clothes that flatter you and end up returning 90% of your purchases then it’s time to get help from a shopping and style expert. At Image Consultants we spend over 70% of our time shopping for our clients so we are experts at what we do.


Give Janette a call on +61 425 235 878 and find out about our results orientated personal shopping session. You can also visit to learn more about how we can help you look great, save you time, get you compliments and give you your life back!