Is It Okay To Wear White Jeans After Labor Day?

Is It Okay To Wear White Jeans After Labor Day?

With Labor Day fast approaching, I thought this would be a good time to republish this popular post! Yes, it is TOTALLY OKAY to wear white jeans/pants/shoes after Labor Day. However, there is knack to doing it right.

The key is to be sure it looks intentional — not like you forgot to put your summer clothes away. Here’s my take on this fun, modern trend… updated for 2018!

Answering, once and for all, everyone's burning question... Is It Okay To Wear White Jeans After Labor Day? And 7 ways to wear this modern trend.

The “no white after Labor Day” rule is no more, and today we can feel free to rock the white well into the cooler months. Personally I love this trend. Wearing white jeans after Labor Day is a great way to look modern and hip without having to buy anything new.

Of course, there are a few tips and tricks to wearing white appropriately after Labor Day. You just have to style them with cold weather shoes and heavier, warmer fabrics and colors. Here’s how.

I will provide links to the original source for these photos if I can find them, but I found many on Pinterest, and most don’t point to the original source. If you see one that’s yours, let me know! I will happily link back.

How To Wear White Jeans After Labor Day

#1. Pair white jeans with warm neutrals like tan and cognac. Note how the boots and scarf make it a fall outfit.

camel and white jeans

LV Neverfull // brown boots // white jeans // leopard scarves // beige sweater

white jeans after labor day

white jeans // sweater // brown booties // scarf

Halogen Crewneck Cashmere Sweater // white jeans // plaid scarves // similar OTK boots

#2. I also love white jeans paired with gray. For summer, a gray tee and white jeans is a great, easy look. For fall, pair your white jeans with a chunky gray sweater. Again, the scarf and jeans make it undeniably a fall outfit.

white jeans with gray sweater and cognac accessories

infinity scarves // white cords // brown riding boots // grey pullovers

white and gray for winter

white cords // grey ankle boots // grey pullovers

grey pullovers // white jeans // satchel // booties

#3. You can even do white on white if the sweater is somewhat heavy and you wear booties or boots on the bottom. I love how she uses the brown belt to separate the white top from the white jeans.

white on white

white jeans // brown booties // ivory sweaters // brown belts // neutral totes

#4. Break out your military jacket and wear it with white jeans over a neutral tee or sweater. Pair it with booties or boots.

white jeans for fall

white jeans // brown riding boots // striped sweaters // olive jackets

white jeans utility jacket

white jeans // brown booties // pink sweaters // olive jackets // brown totes

#5. White jeans with a chambray shirt always work. To make it look more wintry, wear boots and consider a scarf.

white jeans with chambray

white jeans // brown riding boots // chambray shirt // leopard scarf

#6. For a bold winter look, pair your white jeans with a heavy sweater in bright jewel tones. For bonus points, add a wool scarf. Definitely wear knee-high boots with this look. Or UGGs.

white jeans with bold sweater

white jeans // brown riding boots // striped sweaters // plaid scarves

#7. On a rainy day, pair your white jeans with your wellies. I ADORE this look. In fact, I cannot wait for the next rainy day. I AM SO doing this.

white jeans with wellies

black Hunter boots // white jeans // pink coats

Also, pastels work just as well.

lavender sweaters // white jeans // similar taupe booties // j.crew cocoon coat

There’s no need to pack those white jeans away with your summer frocks. You can totally rock those white jeans into fall and even winter!

You can also read my White Jeans Review for more info!

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