The Boyfriend Jeans Trend, Let's Discuss

Illustration by: Tanya Leigh WashingtonSome of our favorite street style stars (that's you Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Kate Bosworth, and Rachel Bilson!) have been spotted sporting one of the most challenging clothing items to pull off: boyfriend jeans. The loose low-slung trend has an undeniable allure—it looks effortlessly fashionable with a hint of edge and so much comfort. It offers that instant off-duty model vibe that's so hard to encapsulate.

And yet, we hesitate. Does this cut only work for stick figures who are the height of said boyfriend? Or can the rest of the world join in on the cozy cool fun without looking like a sloppy mess? Scroll through these fab celebrity examples and share your thoughts in the comments below! Tell us if you'll be jumping in on this round of the trend.

1. Rosie Huntington-Whiteley
Rosie+Huntington-Whiteley in Rosie Huntington-Whiteley Goes For A Ride With Jason Statham(FameFlynet Pictures)2. Gwen Stefani
Gwen+Stefani in Gwen Stefani And Son At A Nail Salon In West Hollywood( Keira Knightley
Keira+Knightley in Keira Knightley and Mark Ruffalo Together on Set ( Kate Bosworth
Kate+Bosworth in Kate Bosworth in West Hollywood(Bauer Griffin)5. Eva Mendes
Eva+Mendes in Eva Mendes Stops By A California Health Institute(FameFlynet Pictres)6. Portia de Rossi
Portia+de+Rossi in Portia De Rossi Out and About( Sarah Jessica Parker
Sarah+Jessica+Parker in Sarah Jessica Parker Out With the Kids(Bauer Griffin)8. Rachel Bilson
Rachel+Bilson in Rachel Bilson Picks Up a Gift at the Liquor Store(FameFlynet Pictures)
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