From figuring out your size to contending with all manner of changing room horror (bad lighting, trick mirrors, etc.), buying jeans can be a hellish task. But nothing beats the feeling of finding The One—or ones—that make you feel fresh to death (and your butt look bangin‘), so we enlisted the help of our Localist correspondents to create the essential cool girls’ guide to the best places to buy jeans in Canada. Now all that’s left to do is shop!
Where: 2803 West Broadway, 1044 Park Royal South, 1107 Robson St., Metropolis at Metrotown Centre, Richmond Centre, Coquitlam Centre, getplenty.com
Atmosphere: Bright white spaces packed floor to ceiling with goodies
Brands: Levi’s, AG Jeans, Tailor Mande, A Gold E, Citizens of Humanity and Big Blue, Plenty’s own in-house denim line
Fave piece for fall: Tailor Made’s Seoul Ultra High in Lagoon ($98), the perfect mom-jean fit with a raw hem and comfy high-rise
Average price for a pair: Around $200
Services: Plenty offers free shipping on online orders of over $150 but if you prefer to shop the old-fashioned way, you can’t beat the friendly service in store.
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