On another note, a laser-etched plaid is understated and sophisticated,so only close observers might notice you’re not wearing those tried and true faded black jeans.“Customers really love the subtle details,’’ Antonopoulos says.More ways to renew your bottom line: Bolder (but still soft) plaids on ponte stretch pants pay tribute to punk. Vegan leather leggings with tuxedo stripes. Classic chinos in cream and black. Some surprising springy colours like beige, pink, jasmine yellow and red. For a fresh take, pair them with huge knits for fall. And let’s not forget corduroy – wide-legged, in black, green, blue and rust – for ultimate cool-girl style.As for the ripped, air-conditioned styles of summer, they take a bit of a break for fall and winter, although jeans often have small grinding details to give them that vintage, worn-in feel.