By Sarah Tankel, April 18, 2008
Fashion: Denim is cool again — if it comes in the lightest blue
It’s official: denim is having a bit of a moment right now. Yet, with the darker hues fading into fashion obscurity, this spring’s denim has been pushed to new limits with super-light shades, distressed finishes and (alarmingly) a whole lot of ripping. It is not just jeans that have lightened up — the denim jacket has made a comeback in the palest of shades, while light denim jumpsuits, skirts and dresses give the cult fabric a girly twist.