The damaged jean look has been around for a while, but it hasn’t been until recently that it’s been considered truly chic to sport a sartorial number that looks like it’s been through a paper shredder—repeatedly.
From male leggings that look like they were mangled by a hamster farm to skin tight white jeans that quite literally look like they’re hanging by a thread, this cluster has some of the most edgy shredded, torn and tattered fashions seen on recent runways.
Shredded, Torn and Tattered Clothes for Men & Women
Maison Martin Margiela
Distressed Fashion Factories
Tattered Jeans High on Kentucky Export List
Teri Hatcher Rocks Ripped Dress on 'Letterman'
Stylish Ladies Have a Haute Hard Edge for Summer ‘09
An End to Laddered Tights?
Holey Hoisery Proves Liquid Leggings Just Don't Cut It
Strappy, Stylish Cobweb and Fishing Net-Inspired Fashions
Tattered Tights Turn Ruined Hosiery Into High Fashion Accessories
Supermodels in Ripped Jeans
Ripped Black Jeans
Celebs in Tattered Dark Denim Bring Back the Grunge Look
Celebrities and the Jeans They Love, From Vanessa Hudgens to Megan Fox
Shredded Male Leggings
Sci-Fi Warrior Fashion at Gareth Pugh Fall 2009