10 Skinny-Jean “Mistakes” Celebs Over 40 Never Make

We’re all well aware by now that skinny jeans are timeless and ageless. Some of the most stylish celebrities over age 40 are proof of that. The thing about women in this age group is that they’ve honed their style over the years and know what works (and doesn’t work) for them. For that reason, it’s wise to follow their lead and build your own arsenal of skinny-jean outfits inspired by them.

With those years of sartorial experience under their belts, it’s evident that celebs over 40 have learned which stylemistakes” to avoid and which to make on purpose. (That said, “mistakes” are certainly subjective, according to your personal style.) You’re probably ready to just see what those avoidable, yet chic, “mistakes” are, so keep scrolling to see how celebs like Cindy Crawford, Jennifer Lopez, and Kate Moss master wearing skinny jeans.

WHO: Cindy Crawford

On Kate Moss: Saint Laurent sunglasses; Siwy jeans

On Kerry Washington: Mansur Gavriel coat; Tanya Taylor sweater; J Brand jeans; Stuart Weitzman boots

WHO: Jennifer Aniston

On Keri Russell: The North Face jacket

On Jennifer Lopez: Hermès bag; René Caovilla Xtra Sneakers ($950)

On Katie Holmes: Chanel bag; Gianvito Rossi shoes

WHO: Yolanda Hadid

On Kate Beckinsale: Re/Done T-shirt; Alaïa boots

On Nicole Kidman: Converse sneakers

This post was published at an earlier date and has since been updated.

Up next, 3 fall items worth owning if you wear leggings and skinny jeans.