An insider’s guide on how to score the best high-waisted denim in North Jersey

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With visions of fall already surfacing at local retail stores, it’s hard to avoid the fact that high-waisted denim is now a thing. If you’re feeling the trend, like we are, you came to just the right place.

Versatile, fashionable and comfortable — this is an effortless style that will surely get you noticed. Pair the jeans below with an off-the-shoulder top now, and rework the look with a sweater when the cooler weather rolls in.

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City Place at the Promenade:  These Pilcro High-Rise Palazzo jeans from Anthropologie are a vintage wardrobe must have. The waist detail is perfection.

photo via Anthropologie


Westfield Garden State Plaza : If you lean more towards a dark wash, then Macy’s has a vast selection of high-waisted and wide-legged denim. These Michael Kors flares are great for date night!



Shops at RiversideBanana Republic has an awesome selection of high-waisted pants. The jeans below can easily take you from work to weekend.

photo via Banana Republic

Banana Republic

Mills at Jersey Gardens: Forever 21 is always a go to resource for the hottest trends and pieces. These patch-pocket bottoms had us at hello.

Forever 21

Westfield Garden State Plaza: The wash on this pair of Bebe flares is to die for. ‘Nuff said.


Don’t forget to hashtag #omjstyle on Instagram so we can see how you’re rocking the trend.

Journalist, editor, stylist and host: Jersey girl and OMJ Trendsetter Dana Prigge’ has a wealth of experience in every aspect of the high-paced world of fashion, lifestyle and beauty. Twitter: Dana Prigge