These High-Waist Jeans Aren't Just Cute—They're Comfy, Too

High-waist jeans are totally trending, but unfortunately, they're not always super comfortable. That's why we've rounded up seven pairs that are specifically designed to wear comfortably all day—and make you look good wearing them, too.

Light-wash Madewell cropped high waist jeans with ripped knees photo

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Vintage Cropped Jeans

Your mom's old jeans just called, and they're back—with some important upgrades. This light-wash pair features the flattering high-waist shape of vintage denim with stretch that conforms to your body perfectly after a few wears. Details like ripped knees and frayed, cropped hems bring them into the modern age.
To Buy: $115;

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Wide-Leg Jeans

High-waist jeans aren't the only style having a moment right now—wide-leg jeans are back in, too. Get in on the trend with this pair, which features fun front pockets, a vintage hemline, and comfortable stretch. When paired with a breezy blouse and your favorite platform sandals, the look is a modern-day blast from the past.
To Buy: $70 (usually $99);

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Light-wash Good American high-waist skinny jeans photo

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Light-Wash Skinny Jeans

These curve-hugging skinnies are sure to become your new everyday faves. Designed to retain their shape wear after wear, their light wash makes them a versatile staple. Bonus: They're available in extended sizes, so every woman can find her perfect fit.
To Buy: $139;

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Black High-Waist Skinnies

Every closet needs a pair of classic black jeans. Enter this shockingly affordable pair. The sleek pair is made of soft, stretchy denim in an on-trend skinny cut. Pair them with a t-shirt, denim jacket, and sneakers for a cool, laidback look.
To Buy: $17;

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High-waist BDG relaxed mom jeans photo

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Relaxed-Fit Jeans

What's comfier than a pair of super-relaxed jeans? Answer: nothing. This baggy take on mom jeans features a petite cut for flattering your figure and denim that gets softer every time you wash it. Plus, the high-waist rise makes them perfect to pair with crop tops or festival-style bralettes.
To Buy: $59;

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Medium-wash Levi's high-waist skinny jeans with ripped knee photo

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Shaping Skinnies

These high-tech high-waisters are better than your basic skinny. They feature soft, stretchy denim that contours your curves and lifts your butt, as well as an innovative slimming panel at the tummy. In a medium blue wash and ankle length, they're sure to become a staple in your closet.
To Buy: $90;

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White high-waist Madewell skinny jeans with exposed button fly photo

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White High-Waist Jeans

White jeans are a warm-weather classic. This pair features an exposed button fly, high waist, and vintage-inspired frayed step hems. And in stretch denim, they'll stay comfortable and keep their shape all day.
To Buy: $135;

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