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Fade of the Day – Tellason Gustave 16.5 oz. (13 Months, 3 Soaks)

Ever since I started watching Portlandia, I knew that this familiar trope would someday make its way into an episode. I’m not sure if Ryan Adachi, today’s Fade of the Day, even watches the show. But if he does, I’m glad [...]

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Rogue Territory x Blue Owl Beach Washed Expedition Jeans

Have you ever wondered what jeans washed in the Pacific Ocean would feel like but never had the chance to do so yourself? Well you’re in luck! The folks at Seattle’s Blue Owl Workshop have teamed up with LA’s Rogue Territory to bring you [...]

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Fade of the Day – Nudie Grim Tim Dry Selvedge (2.5 Years, 1 Wash)

A surefire way to achieve fade glory is to bike in your jeans. The constant pedaling breaks in the fibers and produces some killer honeycombs from all that friction. Take Harm Middlebosch‘s Nudie Grim Tim Dry Selvedge jeans as a prime example. [...]

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NYC Market Week Spring Summer 16: MAN, Kingpins, and Blue in Green

Prepare your eyeballs for the final installment from this summer’s New York Market Week. We’ve already gone over what we saw at the Capsule and Liberty Fairs shows, not it’s time to finish it off. In this update we polish [...]

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Fade of the Day – Levi’s Buckle Belt (30 Years)

Today’s Fade is admittedly a patina, but let’s forget about that. And even though it’s from Levi’s, this submission doesn’t fall within the denim category. Reader Nigel Sequeira wore this Levi’s Buckle Belt for a little over 8 years, but the wear [...]

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NYC Market Week Spring Summer 16: Liberty Fairs

We’re back with more from New York’s Spring/Summer 16 Market Week. Yesterday, we showed you everything we saw at the Capsule show, and today we’re taking you through the floors of Liberty Fairs. Read on to see the latest from 

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Fade of the Day – Naked & Famous x Momotaro (15 Months, 4 Washes, 2 Soaks)

Today’s fade features a collaborative jean between Canada’s own Naked & Famous and Momotaro. Worn for 15 months with 4 washes and 2 soaks, reader Chen-Yu Chung kept his pockets full with a card wallet in the front left pocket, MSPC wallet in the [...]

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NYC Market Week Spring Summer 16: Capsule Show

Welcome to the latest of our biannual installments from New York City’s Market Week! If you’ve read this site for more than about 6 months, then you know that this is just one stop on a worldwide tour for brands to [...]

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Fade of the Day – Joe McCoy 991 (14 months, 1 soak)

The Joe McCoy produced by Japan’s The Real McCoy’s is made in the vein of frontier wear; if America was the first frontier of denim workwear, though, perhaps Southeast Asia is the second frontier. Today’s fade is a pair [...]

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Self Edge “Lost Island” Summer 2015 Lookbook

Denim retail institution Self Edge is back with a seasonal lookbook of their summer offerings. It’s a little denim light for the retailer known for its stock of heavyweights like Iron Heart and The Flat Head, and instead features more of their [...]

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