It's hard to imagine a life without denim. Since its invention by Levi Strauss way back in 1873 (designed as a hard-wearing pant for miners), denim has forged its place as a staple of the modern wardrobe. Both a versatile mainstay and the ultimate sartorial chameleon, with a quick switch-up, denim can channel every mood, from '90s grunge to polished minimalist and everything in-between. And this summer, there are so many ways to wear denim beyond the classic-cut, blue-rinse jeans. Keep scrolling to see the best ways to wear it right now.