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Nudie Jeans x Swedese Selvedge Denim & Leather Lamino Chair

Love them or hate them, Nudie has undoubtedly done a lot to introduce raw denim to the masses. With their relentless efforts toward maintaining an eco-friendly frame of mind coupled with unconventional integration of denim, the Swedish brand continues [...]

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Fade of the Day – The Flat Head SE05BSP (5 years, 1 wash)

Today’s fade comes to us from Reddit’s r/rawdenim user heyits420. He’s put half a decade worth of work into his Flat Head x Self Edge collab jeans and he’s got the combs to show for it. Details Name: The Flat Head SE05BSP Fabric: [...]

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William Gibson Interview: His Buzz Rickson Line, Tech Wear, and the Limits of Authenticity

William Gibson and his novel Neuromancer burst into the cultural consciousness in 1984. The book was in the first wave of cyberpunk and established ideas of cyberspace, artificial intelligence, and human augmentation that only to become more relevant with each passing year. His more recent [...]

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Fade of the Day – A.P.C. Petit Standard (2 Years, 0 washes, 4 soaks)

Today’s fade comes to us from instagram/rawdenim user _y0shi_. On the daily grind, this guy has definitely put his work into these A.P.C. Petit Standards, this pair of starter raws definitely proves that the “Atelier de [...]

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Left Field NYC x BlackBlue Black Weft Jeans

With their first ever collaboration, Left Field NYC and Minnesota retailer BlackBlue join forces to produce an appropriately tinted jean made from a 15oz. selvedge denim from Collect Mills with [...]

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Fade of the Day – Naked & Famous Rainbow Core (20 Months, 1 Soak, 0 washes)

Today’s fade comes to us from Instagram user @wornoutlondon. From jockeying a desk by day to a bike when he’s not at work, he’s definitely caught our attention with this pair of Naked & Famous Rainbow Core jeans. DETAILS Name: Weird Guy Rainbow [...]

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How the Trans-Pacific Partnership Could Hurt Made in USA

We don’t often get into politics here at RD, but like the fabric produced at the Cone Mills White Oak Plant above, the artisanal denim and clothing movement is almost inextricably tied into [...]

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Fade of the Day – Self Edge X Imperial SExI14 (11 Months, 1 Wash, 1 Soak)

Editor’s note: One of the most popular features over the past four years of Rawr Denim has been Fade Friday, where we’ve featured a pair of jeans, from fresh to faded, every single week. Today, we’re introducing the Fade of the Day, which [...]

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The Rawr Denim Guide to Leather

How Leather is Made – The Complete Breakdown

We’ve already given you a breakdown of the different types of leather and the way they’re graded, but do you know what happens in between the animal losing its skin (sorry) and when it’s made into [...]

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Rawr Denim Forum Redux – A New Age in Denim Discussion

One of the key fixtures of the Rawr Denim community has been our forum. For the past few years, thousands of our readers have discussed everything from denim evolutions to brand questions to the worst Kickstarter video on the internet. But the [...]

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