J Brand Jeans: Why Angelina Jolie & I Love Them

11/08/2006 at 05:00 PM ET

Upon her arrival in India to begin filming The Mighty Heart, Angelina Jolie realized she had underpacked. She sent a fashion SOS back to the states to get more pairs of her favorite J. Brand jeans shipped to her (the 14″ cigarette leg in Ink and Jett). Who knew I had so much in common with Angelina — I, too, am a terrible underpacker and addicted to J. Brand jeans. I have three pairs now — the 10″ skinny in Ink(wearing them tucked into boots right now!), the 12″ in grey, and the exact 14″ jeans in Jett as Angelina (well, we don’t exactly wear the same size). The 14″ (ankle circumference) perfectly bridge the gap between the super-skinny jeans and my old beat-up bootcuts. Each pair has the perfect amount of stretch and no logos or branding on them — even celebrities want a little bit of anonymity in their lives. A word of warning: wash the black jeans before you wear them with a white shirt. And yes, I did learn that the hard way — hope Angelina didn’t have to, as well! — Melissa Liebling-Goldberg

To read more about Angelina Jolie on Off the Rack, click here. And to check out our previous posts on denim, click here.

Photo: ALECSEY BOLDESKUL; courtesy of revolveclothing.com

FILED UNDER: Angelina Jolie , Denim

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Orchyd on

I think all women should have a better outlook on themselves, and stop trying to measure up to what is just a created icon, sure she is beautiful, but so are all women and all shapes and sizes. The jeans are great!

Sandy on

I do not care for skinny jeans at all. I think they are the worst trend of the moment!

melissa on

Where do you get the 20% off?? Thanks girls!

Andrea on

Yeah, but these jeans aren’t as tight at the ankles as the normal skinny jeans. I actually really like the cut of these jeans. If only they were a liiiiittle bit higher waisted though. I hate when jeans are so low that when you bend over you’re showing the world your buttcrack. Not attractive.

night on

Angelina could make a paper sack look good. The rest of us hoewever probably can’t make these jeans look quite as good.

Steph on

20% off at Revolve Clothing – read this post http://offtherack.people.com/2006/11/deal_of_the_wee.html

It’s good until November 29th! Type in PEOPLEREVOLVEDEAL at the checkout.

And Andrea, they make higher waisted J Brand jeans, they are also on the Revolve website. They’re called mid rise.

Mackensie on

umm the whole skinny jean look is “ok” some people cant wear them … but other people look adorable … im a freshman in high school and some people wear skinny jeans not many … as far as Angelina Jolie.. she is absolutely disgusting. .. she is probably the biggest dirtbag ever … and to steal brad like that!! GOD I HATE HER SO MUCH!!!

Shirley on

I love Angelina Jolie, she has unique tastes.

Angelina Jolie is a very beautiful woman.

olha on

lol..me too..i have angelinas body..i jus need to get more skinny…lol..=)

nik on

I like RawState Denim better. They make my bum look a lot better, and I look about 5 pounds thinner in them

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