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Stephane Muller and Makoto Kawaii at Muller & Bros Exhibition

Muller & Bros. – 1930s – 1950s Inspired French and American Workwear

We all have our own reasons to prefer certain brands. These reasons develop as one’s taste matures with age and a better overall understanding of denim. Soon our attention starts getting drawn to details we didn’t really care when we [...]

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Fade of the Day – Uniqlo Slim Fit Straight Selvedge (1 Year, Unknown Washes)

While so much of the raw denim market is in a price point upwards of $150, there are a handful of sub-hundred dollar jeans floating around the fade-o-sphere. Today’s submission, a pair of Uniqlo Slim Fit Straight Selvedge jeans, is [...]

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Heavyweight Cardigans – Five Plus One

Five Plus One is our weekly series of buyer’s guides. We pick a specific category and dig up five great options along with one that’s a little outside the norm. Selvedge denim isn’t just desired for its durability, or because [...]

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Fade of the Day – Hiut Denim Co. Organic TapR (1 Year, 6 Months, 3 Washes)

It’s always nice receiving submissions from smaller, lesser-known denim brands from around the globe, and this one is sure to please. Hiut Denim Co. is a Welsh company known for their use of fully organic cotton in their jeans, offering [...]

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The Halbstarke – Switzerland’s 1960s Greaser Outcasts

Many Americans considered the 1950s to be a ‘golden age’. It was a time when if you were white and a man, you experienced some of highest levels of social mobility and income. This paired alongside the rapid development of [...]

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Fade of the Day – Naked & Famous Okayama Spirit (1 Year, 6 Months, 1 Wash, 1 Soak)

It’s a slubby Sunday thanks to this pair of Naked & Famous Okayama Spirit‘s worn by Thamrongwit Sornpaleenan. He’s developed plenty of contrast on this unsanforized pair after wearing them for a year and a half with just a single wash [...]

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Left Field NYC Forest Ranger 16.5oz. Selvedge Chinos

For you unfortunate souls that can’t fade on the job, there are a few options for you to go business-casual selvedge. The perpetually punk Left Field NYC have just put out a new offering with a new Forest Ranger version of their Kerouac [...]

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Fade of the Day – Unbranded 121 (15 months, 1 soak)

If you’re a fan of fast faders, Unbranded’s heavyweight 21oz. denim will not disappoint. Reader Riley Gillespie of British Columbia wore these jeans for over a year, which isn’t all that surprising except when you learn he wore them ONLY ON THE WEEKENDS. [...]

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The Weekly Rundown: Mining for Vintage Denim with Michael Harris

There’s a ton of great stuff out there. And, while we would love to cover it all, we thought it best to just give it to you straight. Here’s The Weekly Rundown with the latest happenings from around the web. [...]

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The Sales Compendium: October 2

Sales come and go, which is why we’ve dug deep to compile a list of all the current special offers. This near-exhaustive list is posted every Friday, so if you nothing catches your eye this week check back with us [...]

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