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!
Montreal: Buzz Jeans
Where: 5160 Sherbrooke St. W, Unit #5158, buzzjeans.com
Atmosphere: Carrying a world-wide selection of premium denim, this chic locale is a go-to for fashion enthusiasts in La Belle Ville.
Brands: Paige Denim, Mother Denim, Frame, AG Jeans, Levi’s, Naked & Famous, Cheap Monday and Yoga Jeans
Fave piece for fall: Mother Denim’s Insider Crop Step Fray in Guilty Racer ($300+), which is a staple in Bella and Gigi Hadid’s closets. The racer stripe and trendy cropped, uneven hem is equal parts sporty and chic—everything an it-girl wants in her denim.
Average price for a pair: Around $200-$300, although some jeans start at $80
Services: Buzz Jeans carries denim up to a size 34, so the friendly and attentive staff will help you find a killer pair of jeans fit for your budget, bod and style.
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