You might think you’re fully prepared for this summer’s denim trends, complete with a celebrity inspiration board — but have you considered matching denim accessories? Even if you’re not trying to pull off the denim over-the-knee boots from the Manolo Blahnik and Rihanna collaboration, there are still plenty of denim accessories this season that can elevate your normal jeans-and-a-shirt routine. Scroll down to see 10 pairings of denim shoes and bags to buy now.
For feeling just slightly fancy at the beach: a denim tote that can carry pretty much anything, and simple pointed flats.
Ann Taylor Flats, $98 at Ann Taylor, Barneys New York Bag, $195 at Barneys New York
Perfect for the nights when you just want to wear a simple blouse and pants but need something to spice up your look.
Manolo Blahnik bag, $1,925 at Barneys New York, Saint Laurent Pumps, $645 at Neiman Marcus
For the bling lovers, pair these flats with a quilted bag that perfectly matches the shoes but will still have people looking down at your feet all day.
Aquazzura flat, $1,050 at Kirna Zabete, Stella McCartney bag, $1,185 at Luisaviaroma
These Chloé wedges are the sexiest espadrille I’ve seen. Paired with a metallic bag, and they’ll go with practically anything you already have in your closet.
Chloé wedges, $625 at Bergdorf Goodman, Miu Miu Bag, $1,290 at Net-A-Porter
If you want to add a little color to your denim, this Fendi bag and Marc Jacobs sandals are the right way to do it without going over the top.
Fendi bag, $5,750 at Saks Fifth Avenue, Marc Jabobs Heels, $375 at Revolve
Going for a simple and chic look for summer? Try these Christian Louboutin heels paired with a classic Saint Laurent denim bag.
Christian Louboutin Heels, $695 at Bergdorf Goodman, Saint Laurent Bag, $1,790 at Saks Fifth Avenue
For the days when you’re more concerned about comfort, add these Miu Miu denim platforms and slouchy Frame bag to your rotation.
Frame Bag, $265 at Fwrd by Elyse Walker, Miu Miu Espadrilles, $475 at Barneys New York
For the denim addicts, these Amelie Pichard patchwork denim heels are a dream come true. Wear them with a patterned bag like this one from Alexander McQueen.
Amelie Pichard heels, $855 at SSENSE, Alexander McQueen bag, $1,695 at SSENSE