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!
St. John’s: Opal & Onyx
Where: 140 Stavanger Dr., opalonyx.com
Atmosphere: This quaint and colourful boutique in the city’s fashion district carries a diverse roster of denim designers, making it a local gem for jean enthusiasts.
Brands: 7 For All Mankind, J Brand, Free People and 3×1
Fave piece for fall: The High-Waist Josefina or the Ankle Skinny with exposed buttons ($289) by 7 For All Man Kind for a classic silhouette with trendy details.
Average price for a pair: Around $200-$300
Services: With Maritime hospitality, the friendly staff share their extensive product knowledge and offer one-on-one consultations at this charming locale.
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