Ultimate Guide: Best Men’s Jeans Brands and Styles

While you’ve been out partying and meeting girls, we’ve been hard at work compiling the best-of-the-best men’s jeans brands and styles for your wardrobe.  We’ve got you covered – everything from jeans you can rock with a t-shirt to jeans you can dress up with a jacket.  The jeans were judged on quality, feel, design and fit.  By the way, don’t get sticker shock when you see the retail prices.  Like all things these days, you can find deals online and at discount stores for 50% off or more.

True Religion Jeans

True Religion Jeans

True Religion

True Religion “Bobby” (Straight Leg, Price: $198 Retail)
As one of our most in-demand jeans, Bobby exudes a timeless quality that compliments all body types. This jean provides a signature fit from hip through thigh for an iconic blend of comfort & style that is easily dressed up or down.

True Religion “Billy” (Boot Flare, Price: $178 Retail)
Signature All-American bootcut boasts an authentic fit with a roomy thigh, subtle bootleg opening & stand-out signature back pocket flaps to create a balanced look of classic & distinctive True Religion comfort.

7 For All Mankind, aka Seven Jeans

7 For All ManKind “Luxe Performance” (Straight Leg, Price $198 Retail)
The Luxe Performance combines everything you love about our jeans; comfort both inside and out. This fabric has unique blend of fibers that is made with a patented machine for almost perfect recovery. This means that your jean will look just as good after a full day’s wear as it did when you first put it on. The fabric is brushed on the inside to make the jeans feel like cashmere, while the outside maintains a soft hand feel.

7 For All ManKind “Standard” (Straight Leg, Price $179 Retail)
The Standard is our original straight leg. Dark & Clean is given a simple rinse for added softness in the fabric. We use rich indigo dyes to ensure the best color, which may wear off, so please take extra care around lighter items.

7 For All ManKind “Slimmy” (Straight Leg, Price $168 Retail)
Slimmy is a slimmer version of our original Standard straight leg. This specific style and wash is so well-loved that we’ve made it a year-round in-stock staple. We use rich indigo dyes to ensure the best color, which may wear off, so please take extra care around lighter items.

JOE’S Jeans

JOE’S Classic in Paolo (Straight Leg, Price $169 Retail)
JOE’S Classic in Paolo is a super dark blue denim in our straight leg body. This classic, and only slightly hand-sanded, rigid jean will mold to become your fall staple that only gets better with wear.

JOE’S Brixton (Straight Narrow Leg, Price $169 Retail)
Part of the Oil Slick Collection, JOE’S Brixton in Army is hand-sanded and coated with a wax treatment forging the look of motorcycle culture workwear. This dark olive green washed men’s premium denim jean is completed with a stone/enzyme wash for a broken-in finish and trimmed with a new 4-hole casual tack button.

JOE’S Rocker (Bootcut, Price $165 Retail)
The quintessential everyday jean, Joe’s Rocker denim jean in Abel is a must for any denim wardrobe. This medium to light indigo denim wash features subtle fading from the thigh to the knee with slight whiskering at the hip – Narrow fit through the hip and thigh with a bootcut leg opening. 97% Cotton/ 1.8% Tencel/ 1.2% Elastin.

AG Jeans

The Graduate – Robinson (Tailored, Price $189 Retail)
Slightly relaxed. A relaxed waistline, anchored by a tailored leg. Worked down for broken-in appeal, this dark blue 5-pocket jean features fading through the thigh and seat, accented with low-key whiskering and subtle abrasion along pocket edges. Classic gold contrast stitching and zip fly with button closure.

The Protégé – 13 Years Smooth (Straight Leg, Price $189 Retail)
AG-ed jeans combine the laid-back look of yesteryear with AG’s jean making expertise of now. Updated with modern fabrics and styled with flattering fits, AG-ed denim is an ode to vintage emulating naturally aged denim ranging from 1 to 30 years old. From subtle rips to crafty patches, the higher the number, the lighter and more distressed the jean. A pair of AG-ed jeans is as close as you can get to that unique vintage flea market find. Straight leg. A classic straight leg style that merges traditional fit with everyday versatility. Hand-worn distressing infuses this 5-pocket jean with an effortlessly cool sensibility. The true blue 13 Years Smooth wash features heavy fading, high-contrast whiskering, and wear pattern at back knee. Zip fly with button closure.

Citizens of Humanity

Citizens of Humanity “Evans” Jeans (Relaxed, Price $209 Retail)
Subtle whiskering details the deep indigo wash of lightweight stretch-denim jeans cut relaxed through the thighs. A signature design brands the back pockets.

Citizens of Humanity “Sid” Jeans (Straight, Price $178 Retail)
Slim, low-rise jeans are cut with a classic straight leg. Contrast stitching highlights the soft, dark-washed raw denim.

Diesel Jeans

Diesel Fanker (Straight, Price $248 Retail)
The Diesel Fanker are new this season, have a worn effect, denim, dark wash, belt loops, button closing, five pockets, logo and small studs.  These are non-strechy and made from 100% cotton.

Diesel Waykee (Straight, Price $168 Retail)
The Diesel Waykee are a denim, dark was, mid rise with 4 buttons, five pockets, straight leg, small studs and logo jean made from 100% cotton.

Mavi Jeans

Mavi “Josh” Jeans (Boot Cut, Price $98 Retail)
The Mavi “Josh” jeans are very nice for the money and fit exceptionally well.   They’re a low rise, true to fit, comfortable wearing jean that can be dressed up or down.

Mavi “Jake” Jeans (Slim, Price $98 Retail)
The Mavi “Jake” jeans have stitch-detailing brands on the back pockets of slim.  They’re a modern-fit jeans crafted from softly distressed stretch-denim.


Hudson Byron Jet Black (Straight, Price $165 Retail)
For the guy who likes classic denim with a nod to current style, our Byron Five Pocket Straight Leg is just the right fit. The Jet Black wash is an unblemished black hue with no fading that’s the perfect foundation with just a touch of edge. The five pocket styling and straight leg fit gives these jeans a comfortable yet classic appeal – a combination that will instantly make them your new favorite pair.

Hudson Byron Miller (Straight, Price $175)
Our Byron Straight Leg is just the right fit, a modern, five pocket style that ends in a true straight leg; these jeans have comfort and style. Miller is a medium-dark blue wash with light fading through the knees in comfortable denim with light stretch.

J Brand

J Brand Kane Raw (Slim Fit, Price $154)
A flawless dark, dry wash lends a uniform finish to slim-leg jeans styled for a modern fit. Raw denim is stiff at first, but will soften with time and wear. Those in the know suggest sizing down and washing very infrequently. That will allow the denim to conform to your shape and take on the personal wear lines and fading unique to you.

J Brand Kane Ricochet (Slim Fit, Price $196)
Slim-fitting jeans cut from clean, soft grey denim lightly faded through the thighs for a casually worn appearance.

Lucky Brand

Lucky Brand 181 Relaxed (Straight, Price $109)
Fading and whiskering at natural wear points provide timeworn style to straight-leg jeans cut with a laid-back fit.

Lucky Brand 361 Vintage (Straight, Price $79)
Baked-in whiskering casts an illusionary ripple across lightly faded, vintage-styled straight-leg jeans cast in a deep indigo wash.

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