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: 1009 9 Ave. SE, espyexperience.com
Atmosphere: Espy boasts an eclectic selection of brands and sizes and offers a personalized experience that makes it a pleasure to shop at.
Brands: Fidelity, Mavi Jeans, Paige, Articles of Society, DL1961 Premium Denim, Kings Of Indigo jeans, Yoga Jeans and more.
Fave piece for fall: Anything Mavi—they are hard to find in Calgary and it’s a really great brand in terms of quality and fit.
Average price for a pair: Around $200
Services: Personal styling and fittings, complimentary alterations, closet interventions (!) and edits, and a date night package that includes one-on-one styling with reservations at Nash Restaurant after the store visit.
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