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Curve ID Jeans

levisAfter struggling for years with a Kim Kardashian-sized body shape, and never finding a pair of jeans that fits me just right, I heard about a line of jeans by Levi's called Curve ID. So, on a whim, I decided to stop in at the Levi's store in San Francisco and give these curvy jeans a try. The first thing that happens when you approach a rack of denim is that a salesperson kindly asks if they can help. And for once, I finally said, "yes." She boldly measured my hips and waist and without telling me my actual measurements (thank you!), and guided me toward the Supreme Curve pile of jeans. (These are the largest of the four curve options, and typically fit a woman who has a 10-inch ratio between her waist and hips. That means little waist, big butt.)

I tried on a pair, and while I had to shimmy to get them on, I was distinctly impressed by their fit. So much so that I bought two pairs and received a third pair as a Christmas present. The dark blue color is a strong jean that can go with anything in your closet. The black is crisp and dressy, and the other two denim washes in this curve selection are equally flexible with your outfit options.

Visit a Levi's store or check out us.levi.com to learn more about Curve ID jeans. Contact Obsessive Beauty at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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