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Denim trends shopping guide

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Need a new pair of jeans? Take your cue from these catwalk trends. From Sports Luxe to Vintage Americana and pastel hues, denim has gone high fashion this season, taking key influences from all the spring/summer 2012 trends. Confused? We've created a handy shopping guide to the most on-trend denim styles out there, so you can update your wardrobe at the click of a mouse.

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Vintage Americana

    Marc Jacobs, Proenza Schouler and Prada looked to 1950s America for a retro summer look - think button down shirts, a-line skirts and ladylike accessories like kid gloves and kitten heels. Look out for denim pieces with a vintage feel, like biker jackets and capri pants.

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Vintage Americana

    Elizabeth and James denim biker jacket, £595, net-a-porter.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Vintage Americana

    APC Shirt dress, £195, liberty.co.uk

  • Denim trends shopping guide:Vintage Americana

    Maison Scotch red cropped jeans, £110, asos.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Vintage Americana

    Moschino Cheap & Chic high-waisted jeans, £335, harveynichols.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Vintage Americana

    Goldsign capri pants, £215, harveynichols.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Vintage Americana

    Mulberry skirt, £275, mulberry.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Brights

    Bright, eye-popping hues are still big news for spring/summer 2012, so make like Giles and go bold with your denim hues.

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Brights

    H! Henry Holland denim jacket, £35, debenhams.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Brights

    Cheap Monday, £49, urbanoutfitters.co.uk

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Brights

    Mother denim orange jeans, £195, donnaida.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Brights

    Gap fuchsia jeans, £45.95, gap.eu

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Brights

    Victoria Beckham Power Skinny jean, £179, harrods.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: 90s Grunge

    Denim went back to 90s this season, as seen at Acne with grungy oversized jackets, shirts, and long skirts on the menu. Try ripped jeans, stone-wash denim and loose boyfriend styles.

  • Denim trends shopping guide: 90s Grunge

  • Denim trends shopping guide: 90s Grunge

    Acne denim skirt, £300, liberty.co.uk

  • Denim trends shopping guide: 90s Grunge

    Halsy jeans, £146, mih-jeans.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: 90s Grunge

    See by Chloe shift dress, £235, my-wardrobe.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Pastels

    Clothes come in a candy-coated palette this season - and the same goes for denim. Just Cavalli sent models down the runway in canary yellow jeans, but you can take your pick from a whole host of sugary shades.

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Pastels

    ASOS have created a Candy Denim collection featuring several pastel-hued jeans. We love this slouchy yellow style, £38, asos.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Pastels

    J Brand and Christopher Kane jacket, £330, harveynichols.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Pastels

    Mint green jeans, £29, very.co.uk

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Pastels

    Tommy Hilfiger Bermuda shorts, £75, 020 7479 7550

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Pastels

    Peach jean, £26, marksandspencer.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Prints

    From floral, to animal and digital designs, prints were a major catwalk trend (as seen at Peter Som, pictured). Luckily every denim label from high street to high end have caught on - making jeans the coolest way to wear pattern this season.

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Prints

    Current/Elliot checked jeans, £205, my-wardrobe.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Prints

    Miss Sixty floral jean, £117, MissSixty.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Prints

    Paige Denim floral jean, £197, trilogystores.co.uk

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Prints

    Unicorn print jean, £45, topshop.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Prints

    MW by Matthew Williamson leopard jeans £235, urbanoutfitters.co.uk

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Sports

    Luxe Sportswear was seen everywhere from Victoria Beckham to Isabel Marant (pictured) - even on denim. Try sporty detailing like panelling, or go for a sporty anorak in pale blue denim.

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Sports Luxe

    Chloe denim dress, £370, matchesfashion.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Sports Luxe

    Urban Outfitters denim and neon top £55, urbanoutfitters.co.uk

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Sports Luxe

    See by Chloe denim effect dress, £270, net-a-porter.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Sports Luxe

    J Brand Nikko Empress jean, £295, trilogystores.co.uk

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Utility

    Try the utility trend as seen at Julien Macdonald, with pockets and zips aplenty and a sleeveless denim dress.

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Utility

    J Brand Maverick jean, £285, donnaida.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Utility

    Denim dungarees, £190, mih-jeans.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Utility

    3.1 Philip Lim Denim Effect dress, £574, farfetch.com

  • Denim trends shopping guide: Utility

    Paige Denim zip leggings, £250, harveynichols.com

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