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Mister Freedom Pulls Patch on S/S 15 “Saigon Cowboy” Collection

Mister Freedom revealed images from their upcoming SS 15 collection known as “Saigon Cowboy” last week. As the name would imply, the line is heavily inspired by US military clothing and culture during the Vietnam War. Mister Freedom went the extra [...]

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Pure Blue Japan Indigo Dyed Beanies

Let it never be said that we don’t appreciate indigo at Rawr Denim. Besides the obvious blue jeans, we’ve covered indigo socks,

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The Brannock Device – A Better Way to Measure Feet

Even if you don’t know what it’s called, chances are you’ve known the icy, calculated touch of the machine known as the Brannock Device. The two pound block of milled steel has been the gold standard for measuring feet for almost [...]

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The Raw Denim Sales Compendium: January 23

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

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Fade Friday – 3sixteen ST-100x (5 years, 6 washes, 1 soak)

Most of the denim we see float through Fade Friday hardly makes it beyond two years. They get beaten up, blown out, and retired at the expense of fast fades. But every once and while though we get a blast [...]

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Oneculture Denim – Not Just Another Jean Brand from San Francisco

If you’ve read this site more than twice, you’d know there’s no shortage of premium denim brands today. And that goes double for anything coming out of Japan and California. With so many names in the market, it’s tough sifting [...]

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Imogene + Willie Owners Sued by Former Investor

Nashville’s Imogene + Willie has grown by leaps and bounds since its start over a decade ago. Owner’s Matt and Carrie Eddmenson have gone from sewing jeans in an old gas station to an international denim brand sold everywhere from Steven Alan to Tenue de Nimes. But [...]

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Follow Along With NYC Market Week A/W 15

It’s that time of the year again, M-M-M-MARKET WEEK. The biannual gathering of brands, buyers, and press to see what everyone has planned two seasons in advance. These industry-only events are crucial to the fashion world as they not only [...]

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Rawr Denim’s Guide to Harajuku Vintage Shops

In the first installment of our guide to vintage shopping in Tokyo, we presented you our favorite shops in Koenji, probably the best area for vintage menswear in Japan with [...]

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Tenue de Nîmes Announces Own Denim Line

Tempting us with a vague description and disparate pictures, Amsterdam based denim boutique Tenue de Nîmes recently announced that they’re making their own brand of jeans (finally). TdN has collaborated with the likes of Tellason, Momotaro,

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