It’s time to put the black skinnies into storage and make room for this season’s replacement: light wash denim. Perfectly suited for sunny days, light wash denim is the best way to transition your legs from the days when dark jeans were in heavy rotation to summer when lighter colors are your new best friend.

L'Agence El Matador Ripped Slim Jeans

The distressed details that add the perfectly worn look. Wear these jeans with a pair of heels to elevate the raw cuffs and shredded holes. 26" inseam; 10" leg opening; 9 1/4" front rise; 14" back rise. Made in the USA.

Paige Verdugo Ankle Skinny Jeans in Pasadena

This pair is cropped at the ankle which is the perfect style for the summertime and best for pairing with slides or heeled sandals. These fit true to size. 8.4" rise; 28" inseam; 10 1/4" leg opening. Mid-rise.

Citizens of Humanity Rocket High Rise Skinny Jeans

The distressed detail at the cuffs adds a casual edge to an otherwise classic pair of jeans. Add these into your weekly rotation as your new go-to pair for the summer. Skinny silhouette. Made in the USA.

J Brand Wynne Cropped Straight Jeans

The subtle bleached floral print is an unexpected element that sure to start a few conversations. The cropped, straight cut makes for a relaxed fit. Ankle length. Straight-cut style. Made in the USA.

Agolde Riley High Rise Straight Crop Jeans

The material that maintains just enough stretch. The casual fit and frayed cuffs make these a good choice for Saturday brunch with your friends.Stretch denim. Distressed. Made in the USA.

AG The Farrah Ankle Skinny Jeans

My addiction to the ag farrah continues with this model. Perfect for spring dressed up or down. The light wash that’s a balance shade of blue. Skinny silhouette. Distressed.

DL1961 Mara Instasculpt Ankle Jeans

A minimal pair of sneakers or sandals to let the zipper detail stand out on its own.  Having a pair of pants that’s two looks in one—the zipper can be unzipped for an exposed look or left zipped for a more subtle detail. Stretch denim.   Raw hem. Exposed zip at ankle.

MiH Jeans The Marrakesh Flare Jeans

Everyone needs a good pair of flared or wide-leg pants for when you want to mix it up from the usual skinnies.   Stretch denim. Flare.

Levi's Wedgie Icon Jeans

Tuck in your favorite short-sleeved button-up for an outfit that’s as classic as these pair of Levi’s. The wash is so retro it is sick - straight back to 1990. Slouchy-skinny style.Ankle length.

Mother The Tomcat Jeans

They're adorable and the length is a true crop. The pockets are flattering and the rise is nice and high. Wear them with sandals or sneakers, a tank or a t-shirt—the relaxed fit make these the perfect everyday jeans. Stretch denim. Cropped. Made in the USA.

Whether you’re going the casual route and pairing them with your favorite sneakers and tee or you want to dress them up with heels and a cute blouse, light jeans come in washes that are easy to match with and have an effortless look about them. We’ve rounded up the best light wash denim for you to try out this summer. From distressed to raw hem and relaxed to cropped, there’s a pair of jeans here to fit your every mood or style. Shop our Top best picks for light wash denim to find a new pair to add to your wardrobe!