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: 704 Queen St. W., dutildenim.com
Atmosphere: The vibe at Dutil is super laid-back and walking in, the first thing you notice is walls of denim (they stock over 25 different brands!). Plus, everything is organized which makes sifting through SO MUCH a little easier.
Brands: Neuw, Naked & Famous, IRIS Denim, Nudie, Rag & Bone, APC, Cheap Monday, BLK DNM, Ksubi and more including their super successful in-house brand, Dutil
Fave pieces for fall: Levi’s Vintage High-Rise Skinny 721 ($98) with patch detailing for a stylish twist on a classic silhouette
Average price for a pair: Around $170
Services: Dutil offers in-house tailoring and repairs to their denim as well as special care instructions for their raw and washed offerings.
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