Lee Jeans Review and Giveaway


Remember awhile back, last spring, I professed my love for Lee Jeans? After a 20 year hiatus, and SO many changes (for the better) by Lee, I was back on the bandwagon. I went from remembering a brand for what I would call “mom jeans” (a.k.a. high waisted, tight rolled) to seeing them in a completely different light…incredibly fashionable and flattering!

Now, don’t get me wrong, none of these qualities that I thought Lee Jeans possessed were bad, they were just not what I as a 20 something and even now, 30 something, wanted. Instantaneously after being reintroduced at, ironically, a Mom Mixer, my mind was blown. I tried on polka dot and ORANGE jeans and LOVED them! I developed a whole new respect for this classic yet stylish brand and suddenly found myself wanting to try more.

Fast forward a few months and I was given the opportunity to try out another pair of Lee Jeans. I opted for a more classic wash, however, a bit dark and went with the Monroe Style Straight Leg, Horizon Wash in the Classic fit. One of the things I love about Lee Jeans is that they are true to size. You know, the way Gap and Old Navy used to be true to size like umpteen years ago. So, I ordered my size, AND, they fit.


I will say though, for a 5’1″ woman, the short pair do still run a bit long. I don’t mind the cuff at all so they were fine for me. My friend Stephanie was going to try the ankle length and report back so I will update as soon as that happens. :)


I love that these jeans are stretch but not spandex. It fit perfectly in all of the right places. It was a bit higher waisted than I am used to these days but I will say, it was a bit of a relief knowing that when I had to bend down to chat with H about not throwing something for the 50th time in one day I don’t have to worry about my shirt riding up and the back of my pants down. Low rise isn’t all it is cracked up to be (no pun intended) though Lee carries this fit as well;)

Lee Jeans has some really great styles out right now. I particularly am in love with…..

Modern Executive Fit Straight Leg Pant from their Fall Trends Line


And for a bit more color how about the Classic Fit Adele Straight Leg Jean in Moulin Rouge!


adele You can enter for a chance to win the item of your choice off of the Lee website! Which one would you go for?

a Rafflecopter giveaway

*Disclosure: I was given a pair of Lee Jeans for the purpose of this review. No additional compensation was received. All thoughts and opinions are my own:) 

Photo credit: (pic of me in the jeans)…thanks Steph Glover!

About Lauryn Blakesley

A woman out to explore, celebrate, and enjoy everything that my community and living locally has to offer. Blessed with three beautiful children and an incredible husband, our family embraces adventure while dreaming of what is to come. Lover of knitting, running (although mostly after little ones right now), the color orange, fun accessories, fall, tea, and a clean kitchen floor. I spend my days in awe of my family and trying to teach my three to treat others as they would want to be treated.

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  1. Patterned jeans! I’m so scared!!
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  2. I’m with Carrie… I’d love to try patterned jeans. Specifically camo. I might do it!
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  3. I just placed a $300 order with Lee today! Hopefully at least ONE pair will fit. I HATE shopping for jeans.
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  4. I would love to try colored jeans. So far I have only ever worn dark blue!

  5. There have not been too many fashion trends that I have not tried:)
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  6. I second Carrie. I would love to wear colored or patterned jeans. :-)
    Noelle (@singerinkitchen) recently posted…Burgers’ Smokehouse ReviewMy Profile

  7. One fashion trend I’d love to try is wearing a cool hat. Like a fedora. Or whatever one is cool these days.
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  8. Patterned or colored jeans!

  9. Animal print denim. You have to style it “just so” but I haven’t ventured there… yet! Would LOVE to win this!
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  10. Nichol Perez says:

    Would love to try leather pants with heels and cute accessories

  11. I want to try skinny jeans.

  12. I have never tried skinny jeans
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  13. Michele P says:

    skinny jeans… I so want to wear them, but alas…I’m not skinny :( and by the time I get skinny they will no longer be in fashion. that being said, my 12 yr old wears them and loves them!

  14. denim…. I haven’t worn a pair of jeans in maybe 18 years!
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  15. Anne Perry says:

    Skinny jeans


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