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Fade of the Day – Momotaro x The Denim Store (14 Months, 1 Wash, 1 Soak)

Today’s Fade of the Day is a collaborative jean between Momotaro and The Denim Store, originally released in 2013. Worn for 14 months by Philjake Dela Cruz of TDS, his pair has only touched water twice – once for a wash and [...]

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Rawr Denim Podcast #4 – Karl Thoennessen of Rogue Territory

On this episode of our podcast, we sit down with Karl Thoennessen, the man behind the Stanton, the SK, and everything else we love about the brand Rogue Territory. Listen in as we talk with Karl about his beginnings in denim, his time making [...]

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Fade of the Day – Pure Blue Japan XX-011 (1 Year, Unknown Washes)

It’s a slubby Sunday with today’s Fade brought to you from the Pure Blue Japan archive. This pair of XX-011‘s were worn for about a year with regular washing. Overall, there’s tons of vertical streaking with some areas near white. But [...]

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Rogue Territory Strider 14 oz. Hemp Denim

If you’re among the many who #keepthetradealive, you probably already know about this. For those of you who don’t know, Rogue Territory recently introduced a new fit in their lineup. Really, though, it’s more than that as it’s essentially an [...]

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Fade of the Day – Naked & Famous Indigo Broken Twill (Unknown Months, Unknown Washes)

In a world dominated by right-handed people (and twills), left-handed people (and twills) are a rarer bunch (or fabric). Somewhere, there’s the even rarer ambidextrous folk. That’s broken twill. From one fade appreciation post to another, these Naked & Famous Indigo [...]

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Ceremony Fine Wear x Chain Stitches – Ginsberg, Huncke Denim

If you’re a fan of the many South East Asian jeans that have been featured here, you’re not alone. Though, if you’re anywhere outside of SEA, it may be somewhat difficult to get your hands on legs in a pair [...]

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The Raw Denim Sales Compendium: June 26

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 – Iron Heart 666S (13 Months, 1 Wash, 1 Soak)

The steady march of fantastic fades coming out of Southeast Asia doesn’t let up with this Fade Friday, a marbleized beauty of Iron Heart jeans. Reader Ivander Christian Sihombig didn’t go easy on his pair of 666S jeans over the past 13 months, subjecting [...]

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Fade of the Day – Levi’s 501 STF (3 Months, 1 Wash, 4 Soaks)

I love Carhartt and Filson just as much as the next self-appointed menswear aficionado. But today’s Fade of the Day reminds me of how much of a workwear poser I really am. Reader Chris wore his Levi’s 501 STF jeans for a mere 3 months [...]

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Freenote Cloth Hickory Selvedge Railstripe Shirt

It’s no secret that we’re what you might call indigo-obsessed. Our beloved blue has had a resurgence, a golden age in which it’s appearing everywhere from shirts to sweats to boots. Freenote Cloth not only utilizes indigo for its denim, they’re [...]

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