The best (and coolest) mom jeans on the internet RN

bc, ‘I got it from my mama’

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The 2020 COSMO Denim Awards are here! If there’s one item that your closet cannot live without – it’s a good pair of jeans. Here are our top picks of the best d*mn denims out there.

Mom jeans are the quintessential ‘80s must-haves, these high-rise, relaxed-fit straight-leg denims have once again become a fashion fave.

 

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WINNER: Levi’s Balloon Jeans

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An iconic denim brand and style-team fave, we love that these jeans were the *first-ever* style made for women by Levi’s.

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RUNNER-UP: Classic mom jeans

R599Zara

Our Fashion Director swears by these denims. Snug high-rise jeans in a versatile shade of blue with an overall *unreal fit*.

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RUNNER-UP: Flared and cropped mom jean

R599Foschini

These cropped jeans see the perfect amount of stretch (you can literally wear them to yoga class!) for added comfort. Rock them with a pair of heeled boots and you’re guaranteed to look like a flame. *Grabs extinguisher*

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RUNNER-UP: Colour me-up

R599Zara

Colourful denims are a must. Bonus: lilac is currently trending majorly.

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RUNNER-UP: Light-washed ripped denims

R499Factorie at Superbalist

The perfect pair of tapered mom jeans that will become your new go-to. Styling tip: a fold-up works best with these.

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RUNNER-UP: White mom jeans

R599Cotton On

Your everyday jeans just got a whole lot more comfy. With a mid-rise and relaxed fit, these ’90s-inspired vintage-look denims will perfectly compliment your retro tees.

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RUNNER-UP: Zip it-up mom jeans

R649Missguided at Superbalist

These biker-style mom jeans are less vintage more va-va-voom with their zip detail and bad-girl appeal.

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RUNNER-UP: Grey denims

R599Mango

Opt for mom jeans in a slightly different colour way, like chic grey, instead of the usual light blue.

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RUNNER-UP: Rip and repair mom jean

R499Superbalist

These jeans hit the denim trifecta: just the right amount of distressed detail + perfect light-to-medium-shade of blue + tapered fit = denim dreams.

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OOPS, sorry for making you spend all of your moola.

Make sure to get your hands on our April issue for the scoop on the BEST denims out there, approved by the #COSMOStyle team.

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