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!
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Vancouver: Hills Dry Goods
Where: 2081 West 4th Ave,. hillsdrygoods.com
Atmosphere: Popping into Hills Dry Goods feels like walking into a v. cool friend’s apartment—just the right amount of white paired with wood shelving and tables.
Brands: Citizens of Humanity, Current/Elliot, Frame, AG Jeans and more
Fave piece for fall: The Drew Flounce Sheen by Citizens of Humanity ($368)—the high rise and girly ruffled hem make it a super chic alternative to skinny jeans
Average price for a pair: Around $300
Services: You can call ahead to have pieces on your wish list put aside for you.
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