Denim Review DL1961 [April 2020]

Dl 1961 Jeans

Dl 1961 Jeans

In the world of premium denim, knowing what’s what can be exhausting. With all the washes, brands, lines, and personalities in the industry, you need to do quite a bit of investigation to stay in the loop.

This article is all about DL1961, a premium denim brand based in NYC.

In fact, we’ve written quite a bit about DL1961 before…

Below, we go through some of our favorite jeans from their current collection. Each pair has some info about what DenimBlog thinks and what other customers have said. Ready? Let’s go!

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DL1961 from Bloomingdale’s $199.00

Fits true to size, order your normal size Mid rise: 9″ Ankle-length inseam: 28″ Leg opening: 9.5″ A…


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DL1961 from Bloomingdale’s $199.00

Fits true to size, order your normal size Mid rise: 9″ Ankle-length inseam: 28″ Leg opening: 9.5″ A…


Our Favorites from DL1961

and a little about what makes each pair special…

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DL1961 from Shopbop.com $199.00

A faded wash and subtle distressing gives these wide-leg DL1961 x Marianna Hewitt jeans a well-worn feel. Their high rise keeps the silhouette f…


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DL1961 from Bloomingdale’s $199.00

Fits true to size, order your normal size High rise: 11″ Long inseam: 35″ Leg opening: 24.5″ All me…


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DL1961 from Nordstrom Rack $209.00

Details Versatile and timeless straight-leg jeans are rendered in a medium wash with cropped raw-edge hems to make them a true wardrobe MVP. Siz…


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DL1961 from Bloomingdale’s $209.00

Fits true to size, order your normal size Mid rise: 9″ Cropped inseam: 26″ Leg opening: 10″ All mea…


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DL1961 from Bloomingdale’s $209.00

Fits true to size, order your normal size High rise: 10″ Regular inseam: 28″ Leg opening: 9.75″ All…


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DL1961 from HauteLook $209.00

Covered in shimmery metallic dots, these ultrasoft skinny jeans elongate your frame with a high rise and distressed ankle-length hems. True to s…


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DL1961 from Bloomingdale’s $229.00

Fits true to size, order your normal size High rise: 10″ Ankle inseam: 28″ Leg opening: 11″ All mea…


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DL1961 from Shopbop.com $229.00

A unique mix of washes gives these slouchy DL1961 jeans a one-of-a-kind feel. Their high rise keeps the silhouette flattering, and their cropped…


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DL1961 from Asos $277.00


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DL1961 from Shopbop.com $396.00

DL1961 skinny jeans, styled with a supple leather front panel and coated denim back panel. Comfortable, stylish, and just a little bit edgy.


DL1961 Fit Guide

Before we get to the jeans let’s talk a little about fit – one thing that DL1961 is well known for is its claim to have perfect fitting jeans (check out their size chart below)

Dl1961 Fit Guide

Dl1961 Fit Guide

This is due to the fabric technology they use in their collection. Though it sounds like marketing talk, the truth is that their entire collection is very, noticeably comfortable. Check out the sizing details below, including a link to their fit guide.

Research / Frequent Questions

Do Dl1961 run small?

They do not. They actually seem to run a bit big

What is dl1961?

DL 1961 is a brand of denim that was the first denim to include lycra and stretch material in them. It was founded in 2008

Wrap Up on DL1961

The verdict is clear on DL1961, regardless of the jeans you end up with, the quality of the material and attention to detail on the design side will leave you happy.

Of all the denim brands we’ve surveyed, DL1961 scored the highest among satisfaction and love from those who wear their jeans. Personally, I’ve found the brand to be excellent and always improving their washes, design, and aesthetic.

See the whole collection on DL1961.com

Have a thought about DL1961 or want us to include another of their jeans in our review? Drop us a line at editor@denimblog.com

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