Hem Zippers


With skinnier silhouettes and the emergence of the jegging, the seriously skinny jean, leg openings are getting narrower, which leads to the obvious detail: the zipped leg opening. Two brands are playing this detail right, Purple Label and J Brand’s cool designer collaboration with Hussein Chalayan. Purple Label’s clean jegging has a side zipper detail, while J Brand’s new designer collaboration features a denim jodhpur cut with a shifted side-seam zipper detail.

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