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March Sales Compendium

The Raw Denim Sales Compendium: March 27

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 SL-120x (10 Months, 6 Washes)

It hasn’t been that long since we last featured a pair of 3sixteen Shadow Selvedge on Fade Friday, but we just couldn’t pass these up – if nothing else, they’re a great example of how different a fabric can fade depending on [...]

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Fade of the Day – Pure Blue Japan xx-007 (1 Year, 5 Months, 9 Washes)

Today’s fade comes to us from Instagram user rafdalrussel. These PBJs have some amazingly high contrast fades and super exaggerated leg twist, if only the pics were as high of quality as the fades these would have [...]

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Textile Tales: Chambray

It’s no secret that chambray has exploded in popularity in recent years. Retailers ranging from Left Field NYC to J.Crew have all reached in for their piece of the action, to the point where the fabric is ubiquitous [...]

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Fade of the Day – Momotaro Double Pocket Jacket 2105SP (2 years, 2 washes, 2 soaks)

Today’s fade comes to us again from, nong33. Today we are moving away from jeans to show you guys this awesome denim jacket made possible by Momotaro. DETAILS Name: Momotaro Double Pocket Jacket 2105SP Fabric: 100% Zimbabwe cotton, sanforized selvedged denim [...]

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The Hill-Side Selvedge Panama Cloth Hat

It’s officially spring (apparently) and since the days lengthen gradually until the next equinox, you might need something to shade your eyes. The Hill-Side has churned out some of the best fabrics in recent years and have come quite a ways [...]

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Fade of the Day – Real Japan Blues D008 (6 months, 1 wash, 1 soak)

Today’s fade comes to us from Rawr Denim favorite, nong33. He’s only put a half a year into these jeans for Real Japan Blues, but they look timeless. DETAILS Name: Real Japan Blues D008 Fabric: 100% cotton unsanforized Japanese selvedge denim Weight: 14.5Oz. [...]

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Working Titles: One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

In 1962, JFK was still alive, Muhammad Ali was still known as Cassius Clay, the counterculture was still confined to outsiders like Allen Ginsberg and Jack Kerouac, and a former night orderly at a psychiatric hospital named Ken Kesey published [...]

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Fade of the Day – Naked and Famous Red Core Selvedge (1 year, 1 soak)

Today’s fade comes to us from Rawr Denim reader Patrick Arief. Coming to us from down under, these jeans from Naked & Famous are almost as impressive as Mr. Arief’s jungle animal pajama pants. DETAILS Name: Naked & Famous Red Core [...]

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Viberg Ebony Latigo Hiking Boot

The logging boom of the early twentieth century begat many of the great workboot makers of the Pacific Northwest. Wesco, White’s, Nick’s, Danner, and Viberg were all born out of this tradition. They not only competed with each other, but they also helped [...]

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