The compliment jeans

Zara jeans, top & necklace // Mango jacket // Essentiel Bag
I know, I know. Every blogger in the universe is wearing these gigantic elepanthe-leg jeans already.  I initally fell in love with them after I saw this post, more than a year ago and when I spotted these at Zara in early September my heart skipped a beat. After a long yes-no-yes-no debate in the fitting room I decided to get these, and boy are my legs glad I did! My trusty Gap jeans are starting to loose their stretch and let’s be honest, there’s no way anyone can get into a skinny jean that has no stretch. So, a lot of bloggers are sporting these, but there isn’t a living soul on campus that has a bootcut pair that even comes near the width of these. And for that, people notice me and talk to me. From classmates teasingly calling me Donna to people complimenting me on my seemingly endless legs, these jeans are the best socialisers. For some reason I also feel highly confident in them, they’re my power jeans. I already fear the day I wear them out… 

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  1. 5 November 2012 / 09:30

    Amai ja, benen waar een topmodel jaloers op zou zijn!

  2. 5 November 2012 / 11:12

    Those jeans do make you look very tall! Funny conversation piece! Great look with the stripes! Hope you had a nice weekend!

  3. 5 November 2012 / 12:29

    Espectacular!! me encantan las fotos estas preciosa cariΓ±o, el look es divino y el bolso precioso .
    besitos y feliz dΓ­a guapisima

  4. 5 November 2012 / 13:26

    I love that you called them power jeans.

  5. 5 November 2012 / 13:32

    Oh Nikki, you look SO chic here! Those pants look stunning on you, and I love that you paired them with that simple striped top and statement necklace. I have a pair jeans like those, but I feel so awkward in them – I almost never wear jeans!

  6. 5 November 2012 / 14:08

    You look beyond GORGEOUS in these!

  7. 5 November 2012 / 15:15

    ahh, i've thought about it, but i just can't do it. you look so long and lean and perfect in these.
    what a great choice. love them!

    K

  8. 5 November 2012 / 15:28

    I loooooove them. You look stunning in these jeans. (And that Daybook post makes me swoon too!) I haven't had the courage to try the wide leg pants yet. Maybe I should just go try on a pair.

  9. 5 November 2012 / 15:39

    love your jeans so much! i got a pair of extreme flairs last year and became infatuated instantly πŸ™‚ they look great on us tall girls, right? haha πŸ™‚ but so true, no one on campus wears them! oh well, the blogging world is ahead of all the trends anyway πŸ˜‰

    xo,
    kristyn

  10. 5 November 2012 / 17:42

    I Love your style. You look great in those pants, I don't think I could pull them off myself. I want your purse and your jacket! I also wanted to thank you for stopping by my blog. Would you maybe want to follow each other?

    Much Love,
    amyklundt.blogspot.com

  11. 5 November 2012 / 18:06

    Ik ben er een grote fan van!! Ik volg the daybook ook en had er ook al even een crush op.. Ik heb er gewoon nog nergens eentje gevonden die me goed stond.. Ik ga dus binnenkort eens binnenspringen bij de Zara. Leuke outfit!

  12. 5 November 2012 / 18:39

    They were made for you!!! Seriously, you look so beautiful… I love the jeans and also how you added the necklace with the same blues in it… Everything is perfect! x

  13. 5 November 2012 / 21:13

    love those jeans! beautiful photos Nikki!!

  14. 5 November 2012 / 21:17

    your legs go on for miles in these jeans!

  15. 5 November 2012 / 21:19

    love this entire look!! those jeans are fab.

  16. 5 November 2012 / 22:23

    Even though a lot of us have them, they still look amazing. They make your legs look long and lean – beautiful!

  17. 5 November 2012 / 23:30

    Those jeans are amazing! They look fantastic on you πŸ™‚
    These photos are also AMAZING! But it's easy to make you look amazing, of course!

    xoxo,
    tiana of l'esthetique

  18. 6 November 2012 / 01:33

    That last picture of you is so pretty! Please don't ever do anything with that beautiful hair.

  19. 6 November 2012 / 04:30

    great photos! obsessed with that jacket!
    love your blog!
    following you now & would love if you checked mine out and followed if you liked!
    <3
    nailvarnishvixen.blogspot.com

  20. 6 November 2012 / 07:10

    These jeans really do make your legs look miles long! I love the blazer you paired with them too.

  21. 6 November 2012 / 13:48

    Did you camera come back to life? This pictures are gorgeous lady! And yes, those jeans make your legs look like they go on for dayyyyyys! Love it!
    xx
    Here&Now

  22. 6 November 2012 / 18:15

    I NEED some jeans like this, you look GORGEOUS and I love the outfit.

    creamyclothes.blogspot.com

  23. 6 November 2012 / 19:56

    they look amazing on you! but you already have great legs! i do love them, though. and the thought of skinny jeans with no stretch makes me a little sick.

  24. 7 November 2012 / 05:15

    I agree! My huge boot-cut jeans just like this are my power jeans too. A must-have item in every girl's closet. These make your legs go on forever! And I die over your adorable coat. I always love what you wear πŸ™‚

    The House of Shoes

  25. 7 November 2012 / 15:00

    oh, the fallen leaves and seeing you strolling through them is just a gorgeous sight! i love the jeans, your legs look a mile long and awesome. the description of them is pretty rad too, i had a giggle!

    what is up with skinnies losing their stretch anyways, such a strange phenomenon. i've had the same thing happen but didn't understand how, glad i'm not alone πŸ™‚

    you're beautiful Nikki! β™₯

  26. 8 November 2012 / 17:12

    Whenever I wear my high waisted flares people call me Donna too, yet another redhead thing. I think this is a fabulous look on you and I'm so glad you're being a trendsetter on campus!

  27. 8 November 2012 / 18:36

    i love those jeans on you and i actually haven't seen them on that mang girls! they look AMAZING on you though. seriously. and i love that jacket too

  28. 9 November 2012 / 03:41

    I'm curious! I would like to get a closer look at that necklace!

  29. 9 November 2012 / 04:34

    AMAZING, I love these jeans… and everything else. Donna was the best, she made the show! ha ha

    xo, Megan
    indie flower

  30. 10 November 2012 / 10:23

    en die jeans ook! u benen lijken eindeloos! ik durf m gwn niet aan, zo'n flare jeans

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