J Brand received the ultimate seal of approval when legendary editor and chief of American VogueAnna Wintour, proclaimed them as her denim outfitter of choice. But fashionistas in the know have long been privy to her secret, tapping into the line’s extensive selection of jeans, perfected season after season by industry veteran Jeff Rudes and stylist Susie Crippen.

Top sellers include their perfectly tailored skinnies, the Gigi, which comes in a broad range of styles and washes, from classic dark, to flirty fifties cigarette, to edgy rocker in stretch leather. Anna’s choice: their breezy wide-legged Skipper with its summery seventies flare, perfect for hitting the Hamptons or strolling the summer away in the city.