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The Raw Denim Sales Compendium: April 17

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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Fade Friday – Crossover Denim Chennai (6 months, 1 wash)

Thailand, man. Thailand. It does things to a pair of jeans, as does our perennial Southeast Asian fader nong33. Nong bought this pair of Crossover Denim Chennai’s at Pronto’s Siam Square location in December of 2013 and wore them every single day for six [...]

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Fade of the Day – A.P.C. Petit Standard (13 months, 0 washes, 1 soak)

We all do things for our fades. Some of us refuse to wash, some of us wear our jeans hiking or rock climbing when they are far from the most practical option, and Sherman Sng (fishermanswh on Instagram) often opts to walk [...]

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Japan Blue Denim Bear and Momotaro Banner Photoshop Contest

It’s giveaway time again and we’ve got two amazing pieces of Japanese denim memorabilia up on the block: For you hardcore denim lovers who happen to have children or just like cute toys, Japan Blue Jeans has got something for [...]

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Fade of the Day – Nudie Thin Finn (4 Years, 6 Washes, 2 Soaks)

Today’s fades are brought to you courtesy of Rawr Denim reader Xin Chi Gao from Singapore on his pair of Nudie Thin Finn jeans. Super high-contrast fades and knee combs for days, Gao confesses the true way to achieve a [...]

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Tender Co. x For Holding Up the Trousers Capsule Collection

William Kroll of Tender Co. and his former intern Morten Kristensen, of For Holding Up the Trousers have recently come together for a collaborative capsule collection of just three pieces: a jacket, shirt, and jeans. Like everything else in the Tender Co. collection, [...]

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Fade of the Day – Baldwin The Reed (3.5 years, 1 wash, unknown soaks)

Reader Anthony Tedesco has put in work on these Baldwin The Reeds, over three and a half years worth of work to be exact. All that wear has lead to some intense pocket [...]

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Boat Shoes, Camp Mocs, and Blucher Mocs – Know the Difference

With spring upon us and summer coming as soon as it can (fingers crossed), it’s likely that you’ll be seeing a lot of boat shoes, camp moccasins and blucher moccasins. Even though they look pretty similar, those three types of [...]

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Fade of the Day – Japan Blue x Blue Owl 410 (7 months, 5 washes, 1 soak)

Reader Kevin Severs has put seven months of work as a manufacturing engineer into this pair of Japan Blue x Blue Owl Deep Blue Monster contest jeans. That means he walked upwards of seven miles everyday AND commuted five miles on a [...]

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Left Field NYC 18 Oz. Heavy Slub Collect Mills Denim Front and Back Fit

Left Field NYC Collect Mills 18 oz. Heavy Slub

Way out of Left Field comes their latest pair of denim for those who dare to don a heavier jean in this warmer half of the year. From Collect Mills in Japan, the fabric makes the heavyweight class, tipping the [...]

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