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When you’re wearing denim, your options for accessories are wide open. Peep-toe booties, bangles and sequins could give denim the oomph it needs for a night out. On the other hand, ballerina flats and a cozy beret can make denim perfect for running errands. Pick your accessories to round out a denim outfit and you’ll create a style that works for work or play.
Perch a hat on your head and you've just put your jeans on the map. A funky fedora in a curious color can put a skip in your step and make your whole day fun. A slouchy beret will keep your head warm in classic style and comfort. A newsboy hat can give your jeans a casual and laid back feel. A floppy hat with a brim might be the ideal accessory when you want to exude just a touch of edgy elegance. Generally, you should save hats for those times when you're stepping out for a casual destination.
Jewelry is a key to making denim feminine. A long tassel necklace hanging low over any top adds an air of chic sophistication. A chunkier necklace sitting over a sweater or jacket makes sure you look stylin’ as you’re strutting. Soften your look with a silk scarf wrapped around your neck. Need a belt? Thread a silk scarf through your belt loops for a soft and colorful touch that adds color and texture to your waistline.
Your choices in kicks might be anything from strappy flat sandals to mile-high platforms. If you’re wearing skinnies, you’ll be showcasing your footwear -- pick something eye-catching and funky like wedges with attitude or peep-toe heeled booties. Slide knee-high or thigh-high boots over skinny jeans or pair ballerina flats with trouser jeans. The instant you add heels to jeans, your denim gets a free pass to dressier events like date night or dinner with the girls. Flats keep denim in the casual arena, such as shopping and hanging out.
Dress your jeans up or down with your choice of handbag. A roomy status bag in a rich hue like bold gold or burgundy lends instant glam to your denim. A funky satchel with unusual color and shape can lend a casual and laid-back feel to your outfit. If you’re dressing up your denim, pack a chic clutch covered with beads, baubles or sequins to tuck under your arm.