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11 Stores in the Washington, D.C. Area to Shop for Denim

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Unlike that festival-ready tie-dye romper, jeans are something you're going to wear all the time. That's why shopping for denim can feel like a mission: you're lugging a stack of jeans into a dressing room in pursuit of the perfect fit. To make it a little less painful, we're listing 11 shops in the DMV that have plenty of options for everything denim — from Acne to Levi's to J Brand to DL1961. And guys, we've got shopping suggestions for you too.


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Liquid BLUE Denim Boutique

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Liquid BLUE Denim Boutique stocks brands like HUDSON, Citizens of Humanity, AG Jeans, IRO, and Paige, and they're opening a brand-new store in Rockville this Saturday. [Image]
Looking for DL1961 jeans? Bethesda boutique Luna has them, as well as J Brand, Citizens of Humanity, and Hudson. [Image

Steven Alan

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Find Acne jeans, Levi's Made and Crafted, and Frame Denim at Steven Alan's outpost in Cady's Alley. [Image: R. Lopez]

Levi's (Georgetown)

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Levi's is old reliable for jeans shoppings, whether you like 501s or skinnys. Doesn't hurt that they average less than $100 a pop. [Image]
The denim selection at Wink zeros in on skinny jeans from brands like 7 For All Mankind, Citizens of Humanity, and J Brand. [Image]

Barneys New York, Georgetown

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The denim wall at Barney's is neatly organized, so you can narrow in on the type of jeans you want (black skinny jeans, cropped, floral, etc.). [Image]

Madewell

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Madewell is aiming to fill the cool, affordable jeans niche and the Georgetown shop has plenty of options from rail straight to boyfriends. [Image]

EmporiumDNA

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In addition to purses and shoes, new kid on the block EmporiumDNA in Dupont Circle has an impressive denim corner. The shop even sells tush-lifting Freddy jeggings. [Image]
For blokes, Mutiny offers really unique jeans made in America and England from brands like Grown&Sewn, Leftfield, Tender, and Rising Sun. [Image]

Bloomingdale's

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For department store options, Bloomingdale's in Tysons stocks jeans from favorite designer brands like 7 For All Mankind, Paige, and more. [Image: Adele Chapin]

denim bar

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Pentagon City's Denim Bar is heading in a new direction, now focusing on menswear from heritage and contemporary brands made in the USA, Canada, Europe, and Japan. [Image]

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Liquid BLUE Denim Boutique

Liquid BLUE Denim Boutique stocks brands like HUDSON, Citizens of Humanity, AG Jeans, IRO, and Paige, and they're opening a brand-new store in Rockville this Saturday. [Image]

LUNA

Looking for DL1961 jeans? Bethesda boutique Luna has them, as well as J Brand, Citizens of Humanity, and Hudson. [Image

Steven Alan

Find Acne jeans, Levi's Made and Crafted, and Frame Denim at Steven Alan's outpost in Cady's Alley. [Image: R. Lopez]

Levi's (Georgetown)

Levi's is old reliable for jeans shoppings, whether you like 501s or skinnys. Doesn't hurt that they average less than $100 a pop. [Image]

Wink

The denim selection at Wink zeros in on skinny jeans from brands like 7 For All Mankind, Citizens of Humanity, and J Brand. [Image]

Barneys New York, Georgetown

The denim wall at Barney's is neatly organized, so you can narrow in on the type of jeans you want (black skinny jeans, cropped, floral, etc.). [Image]

Madewell

Madewell is aiming to fill the cool, affordable jeans niche and the Georgetown shop has plenty of options from rail straight to boyfriends. [Image]

EmporiumDNA

In addition to purses and shoes, new kid on the block EmporiumDNA in Dupont Circle has an impressive denim corner. The shop even sells tush-lifting Freddy jeggings. [Image]

Mutiny

For blokes, Mutiny offers really unique jeans made in America and England from brands like Grown&Sewn, Leftfield, Tender, and Rising Sun. [Image]

Bloomingdale's

For department store options, Bloomingdale's in Tysons stocks jeans from favorite designer brands like 7 For All Mankind, Paige, and more. [Image: Adele Chapin]

denim bar

Pentagon City's Denim Bar is heading in a new direction, now focusing on menswear from heritage and contemporary brands made in the USA, Canada, Europe, and Japan. [Image]