Finding the perfect pair of jeans is a gargantuan task. Given the innumerable brands, styles and fits, figuring out what works for you is a herculean undertaking. Thankfully, we’re here to help. Considering that once you nail down your denim of choice you will likely live in them, securing the ideal pair is well worth the time and financial investment. That said, understanding fit and style isn’t enough. Each brand caters to a highly specific demographic and often carries dozens of skus. Rather than have you wade through and endless pool of indigo, we have gone ahead and highlighted the best silhouette each brand offers in every category. Below, we break down the best jeans you can buy in 2019.

Editor’s Note: The following list is categorized by fit. If you’re unfamiliar with a specific category, make sure to explore our denim fit guide here.

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