Review and Giveaway:: SkinnyJeans' SkinnyP and Team Colors

 Thursday, August 2, 2012

I cannot believe its already August and I have just about a month to get myself ready to go back to college in the fall. Ive stopped buying new summer clothes and am now focused on building my wardrobe for the fall and early winter. One staple in my closet that I was lacking was collection of jeans. It seems that my jeans last a few years so I dont buy them yearly. This year I definitely needed to throw out a few pairs and buy some new ones. 

When buying jeans I usually have quite the dilemma. Proportion wise I fit better in regular jeans but height wise I really need the petite denim. Its hard because I really do look good in my designer denim but I have to spend an extra $10-15 shortening each pair.

SkinnyJeans is a company that is dedicated to making Jeans that are flattering and slimming. There slogan is: "Jeans that make you look slimmer." Well Ive tried many jeans that promise results and havent liked them all but decided to give SkinnyJeans a try.

I ended up choosing a pair of the Skinny P Petite bootcut. I was hoping that they were going to fit a bit more like designer jeans a bit less like the petite jeans. At a price tag of $178 they certainly are marketed like a pair of designer jeans. The Skinny P Petite denim comes in inseams of 29-33". Designer jeans usually have an inseam of 34" for refrence. At my short height my inseam is 30" so I ordered that length.

I really like them! I think for a design aesthetic they look like a run of the mill kind of jean. They are dark wash- which I like- and are airbrushed just enough to elongate your legs. The back pockets are a little plain for my taste but I understand that the goal is to make it flattering and the plain pockets are definitely that. I always love when the stitching is a different color because it does make you look longer down the leg and these have a yellow color thread. I love the little hello! on the inside of the jeans its such a cute added detail.

A really bad picture of me modeling the jeans!

As far as fit, they fit great! The SkinnyJean material is strong and really stretchy. They hug my curves in the right places and the length is perfect.

Its very important to find a good pair of jeans, especially when colored jeans are so fashionable this summer and for fall. Colored denim could either look fabulous or awful depending on the fit. That's why I am very excited to give one of my The Preppy Student followers a chance to win a pair of SkinnyJeans Team Colors denim! Since I could not love my jeans any more I know a pair of the Team Colors line will fit you amazing. 

Team Colors is SkinnyJeans' new line of colored denim. The line is made up of so many lovely colored denim. Personally I am in love with the dark orange and medium red. The fit of SkinnyJeans denim is so great that you will not be able to find a pair of colored jeans that is as slimming as the Team Colors.

Colored jeans are so in right now. Everyone from Kate Middleton to Sarah Jessica Parker has been wearing a pair and you have a chance to win the most flattering cut!

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The Giveaway
Open to US residents only!
SkinnyJeans would like to give one lucky winner any pair of 'Team Colors' skinnyjeans!

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PrettyPhysicist August 2, 2012 at 11:57 AM  

medium red ... my favorite color!

Pip August 2, 2012 at 12:21 PM  

The green is my favorite!!! Love them! I entered and am crossing my fingers! xx, Pip

Stephanie @ bourbon and glitter August 2, 2012 at 12:23 PM  

Yellow! Iowa Hawkeyes yellow, definitely :)

Heidi August 2, 2012 at 1:19 PM  

I love the medium gray and the gold colored jeans.

Heidi August 2, 2012 at 1:19 PM  

I also really like the Blackout Couture Cut jeans.

Kiana Bates August 2, 2012 at 1:54 PM  

I would choose the blue. So pretty!

Maggie Teitloff August 2, 2012 at 2:15 PM  

I would choose one the of blues, probably a lighter one!

Maggie Teitloff August 2, 2012 at 2:20 PM  

Deep Indigo Green Jeans Couture Cut!

K. August 2, 2012 at 2:36 PM  

I would pick the dark grey color!
p.s. I'm Kellybee in the widget!

Becky August 2, 2012 at 3:45 PM  

Such a cool giveaway! This looks like a great company. I love the colored jeans the most...such a cool way to spice up your look!

CDS August 2, 2012 at 3:51 PM  

I love the yellow ones!!! So cute!!! I'd never heard of the company. You really have a knack for finding great pieces!

ellie August 2, 2012 at 4:14 PM  

What a great review! & giveaway!

Sarah Brooke August 2, 2012 at 4:27 PM  

I also love the white out style. Thanks!

Sweet Melissa August 2, 2012 at 4:27 PM  

Great giveaway! My favorite jean color is yellow! Hope I win!


Sweet Melissa August 2, 2012 at 4:29 PM  

My other favorite jean from the site is the black wash!!! I so need some black denim in my life!

Good luck to me!


Sweet Melissa August 2, 2012 at 4:30 PM  

Forgot my email...duh!


Alissa August 2, 2012 at 4:52 PM  

Medium Red!! Alissa(dot)futhey(at)gmail(dot)com!

Let The Tide Pull Your Dreams Ashore August 2, 2012 at 5:14 PM  

Love the green! xx

Let The Tide Pull Your Dreams Ashore August 2, 2012 at 5:15 PM  

I really like AG Jeans! xx

Lisa August 2, 2012 at 10:18 PM  

I entered to win! Great giveaway. I recently updated my GFC name from runnergirllm. So its me if win!!

Julie Tucker-Wolek August 2, 2012 at 10:39 PM  

Loveeeeeee these!!! They look great!!! LOVING the colors they offer!!!!

littlemissandrea August 2, 2012 at 11:22 PM  

Thanks for introducing me to a new brand! Great to know that they make shorter inseams that I can fit into! :)

Joyce August 3, 2012 at 12:29 AM  

These jeans sounds pretty cool (especially all those pretty color skinny jeans!). But other than the colorful ones, I also really like the lightweight denim.

s August 3, 2012 at 11:12 AM  

ohh all such pretty colors!!!! Happy friday babe! xO!

MANDY83 August 3, 2012 at 3:13 PM  

I also love the Day Wash!
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MANDY83 August 3, 2012 at 3:14 PM  

i would pick either light green or yellow!
Amanda S

Mimi August 4, 2012 at 1:06 AM  

i would pick the darker shade of yellow! it's so pretty. :D

<3, Mimi
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laroyal August 4, 2012 at 9:30 AM  

I love the purple color

laroyal August 4, 2012 at 9:31 AM  

I also really like paige denim

Hubba August 4, 2012 at 5:22 PM  

I would love one of the blues ! These are so great, thanks for the giveaway

Hubba August 4, 2012 at 5:25 PM  

I like the nitewash with a slight bootcut

Hubba August 4, 2012 at 5:27 PM  

Thanks for stopping by my site! I am following you back!

Carrie August 4, 2012 at 7:05 PM  

i would love to have the mustard yellow or the mint green. :D

Carrie August 4, 2012 at 7:08 PM  

other than the team colors, i really like the white couture cute jeans.

Jess August 4, 2012 at 9:58 PM  

I love the purple color!!!

Mrs. Williams {Persnickety Plates} August 5, 2012 at 3:59 PM  

I like the dark green or dark gray. So cute :)

Mrs. Williams {Persnickety Plates} August 5, 2012 at 4:01 PM  

At 5'1", I'd also love to try the SkinnyP's.

The Boarding School Prep August 6, 2012 at 12:29 PM  

I have a giveaway for Figure Eight Monograms!

Books, Beauty, and Bars on a Budget August 6, 2012 at 9:21 PM  

My favorites are the coral and teal ones! Such cute colors!

Books, Beauty, and Bars on a Budget August 6, 2012 at 9:33 PM  

My favorites are the coral and teal ones! Such cute colors!

Michelle Hudak August 6, 2012 at 10:12 PM  

I like the Stellar Jeans Barely Bootcut

Madilene Lake August 7, 2012 at 1:30 PM  

I would go for the coral (ish) colored ones! I'm not usually a colored jeans fan, but these look so cute! And absolutely the SkinnyPs! I can't ever find jeans that work for being petite!

MrsMatched August 7, 2012 at 2:58 PM  

Orange, of course! Go VOLS!

Cotton August 7, 2012 at 7:56 PM  

I would pick the royal blue jeans, a la Kate Middleton!

I love the bootcut jeans, as well!

The Jones August 7, 2012 at 8:00 PM  

I really like the Nite Wash style!

<3 Cambria

Mindy Fan August 8, 2012 at 1:46 PM  

I love all of them, but probably the teal one!

Mindy Fan August 8, 2012 at 1:48 PM  

The bootcut jeans are really nice!

Natalie Hames August 8, 2012 at 2:01 PM  

I would get the Medium Red jeans! Go Gamecocks!!

Sarah August 8, 2012 at 2:13 PM  

The medium red jeans are so cute! They would go perfectly with my wardrobe.

Sarah August 8, 2012 at 2:17 PM  

If I had to choose a color other than the Team Colors I would definitely say the Skinny P's. I'm short so its hard for me to find pants that fit correctly in length! They are super cute and I'd love a pair in my wardrobe!

Les August 8, 2012 at 7:10 PM  

I would probably go for the red- I've been dying for some red jeans! :)

Les August 8, 2012 at 7:12 PM  

I like the Paige Denim!

Katie August 11, 2012 at 11:09 AM  

What a great giveaway you have going on! I'm glad you like my blog, I love yours!!


Jamie August 11, 2012 at 11:13 AM  

The bright red is probably closest to my team color of Garnet & Black, but I love so many of the colors!

I like the NiteOut jeans as well.

Jodi August 11, 2012 at 12:22 PM  

I'd pick red or royal blue

TexasBelle17 August 11, 2012 at 12:50 PM  

I'd choose Dark Blue and my other favorite thing would probably be the Skinny P's. Thanks for having this giveaway!

Alice August 11, 2012 at 1:56 PM  

Thanks for heading over to my blog and leaving such a nice comment!
I'm definitely following now :)

You're so amazing!
Having like a bajillion giveaways going on at once? I love it!
The girl inside of me who loves free stuff is dying a little bit.
Ahahahahaha :)

The Team Color jeans are so gorgeous!
I don't own any non-blue jeans so I would love to get a pair in a fun color!
If I were to win, I think I would either have to pick the Metallic Silver or the gorgeous Turquoise!
Those are two of my favorite colors :)

Other than the lovely Team Color jeans, I'm really liking the Barely BootCut. I'm always looking for a pair of skinny bootcut jeans and these might just be the perfect ones!

Have a lovely day darling!
Best of luck to everyone who enters this giveaway (and your other ones)!! <3

~Alice (
The Ace of Hearts

Nicolthe pickle August 11, 2012 at 5:19 PM  

I would choose green. I love coloured jeans.

Nicolthe pickle August 11, 2012 at 5:22 PM  

The blackwash barely bootcut would be my other favourite.

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