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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Winnipeg: Boutique Anya
Where: 88 Albert St., boutiqueanya.com
Atmosphere: This minimalist boutique focuses on a “less is more” mentality, carrying investment pieces, carefully crafted garments and timeless silhouettes with a modern touch.
Brands: Achro, Ilana Kohn and Saint James
Fave piece for fall: For something a little different, add Ilana Kohn’s Harry denim jumpsuit to your autumn wardrobe (around $350)—the wide-leg and clean cut silhouette make this piece a staple for work and play.
Average price for a pair: Around $200
Services: The intimate space and one-on-one approach to styling make hunting for your next investment piece that much more enjoyable.
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