Tapered jeans are denim pants that become skinnier as they approach the ankle, rather than wider like bootcut jeans. These pants are form fitting, and are similar to skinny jeans but are usually a bit wider at the top. T... More »

The six basic types of jeans are skinny jeans, classic straight leg jeans, boyfriend jeans, flare jeans, bootcut jeans and trouser jeans. Depending on the basic type, jeans come in a variety of rises from high-waisted to... More »

Bootcut jeans are a type of denim blue jeans featuring a narrow but relaxed fit from the hip extending down to the ankle. Bootcut jeans come in styles for both men and women, but regardless of gender, they feature a slig... More »

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Wear boyfriend jeans with a cropped jacket and oxford lace-ups for a trendy look, or pair them with a silk tee and ankle boots for a night out. For a trip to the beach, pair boyfriend jeans with a sleeveless linen tank t... More »

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High-water pants are slacks with a length that sits above the ankle. They are also called "flood pants" or "flooders." The name comes from their being so high that the hem is protected from getting wet even in flood wate... More »

Capri pants, by definition, end above the ankle and traditionally come to about mid-calf. Cropped pants tend to be a bit longer in length and end at just about the ankle, grazing it rather than ending on the calf. More »

The small pocket on the front of jeans began as a way to keep a pocket watch in 1902. It was originally referred to as the "watch pocket," and is the reason many pairs of jeans get the distinctive "five-pocket" label. More »