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Re-inventing the Five Pocket: The Difficulties of Raw Denim Innovation

Anyone who follows raw denim knows that there a few buzzwords floating through the conversations regarding the current state of our beloved fabric. One of the oft-mentioned terms is “innovation.” I must put it in quotation marks, for the meaning [...]

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Companion Denim Hug 01K Skinny Fit – Denim Review

For today’s review we will be taking a look at the Hug 01K jean from Companion Denim. Companion is a one man brand hailing from Barcelona owned and operated by Iu Franquesa. Check out the feature [...]

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The Environmental Benefits of Raw Denim

The environmental benefits of raw denim is a subject that has come up occasionally as a peripheral reason to wear raw denim but it was hardly ever the main reason people gravitated towards it. Recently, Levi’s CEO, Chip Bergh, [...]

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Naked & Famous Natural Selvedge Skinny Guy – Denim Review

Naked & Famous needs little introduction. The Canadian brainchild of Brandon Svarc has been pushing out affordable–and off the wall–selvedge fits since they hit the scene a few years ago. The 10oz. Natural Selvedge Skinny Guy is a perfect [...]

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Naked & Famous Skinny Guy Charcoal Selvedge – Denim Review

Iconic Canadian denim maker Naked and Famous isn’t averse to releasing some weird jeans, but sometimes their best ideas come from their simplest and cleanest styles. And that’s where the Skinny Guy Charcoal Selvedge lies. With it’s clean lines and charcoal warp and white [...]

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Naked & Famous Super Skinny Guy Deep Indigo Stretch – Denim Review

There really isn’t much that hasn’t already been said about Naked & Famous. The Montreal based brand has done it all, but how good are their everyday jeans? For $165 you could [...]

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The 30-Dollar Raw Denim Experiment: Pair #1 Update

Welcome back to The 30-Dollar Raw Denim Experiment. In case you missed our previous installment, please check out the link to get up to speed and check out a full description of the [...]

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Naked & Famous Red Stretch Selvedge – Denim Review

Overview Canadian denim giant Naked & Famous has made their name releasing jeans made from all sorts of fabric that range from a standard indigo denim to their popular Dirty Fade brown weft denim all the way to [...]

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Naked & Famous Heavy Soft Selvedge Weird Guy – Denim Review

Naked & Famous has long been known for pushing the boundaries of denim logic. With offerings like glow in the dark,

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Fundamental Agreement Luxury Classic Fit – Denim Review

Fundamental Agreement Luxury (FDMTL) has been quietly producing raw denim jeans in Tokyo since 2005. They’ve always been exclusive to the Japanese market, but this fall season designer and founder Gaku Tsuyoshi is making [...]

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Rogue Territory Supply Jacket Review: Desert Wash 14.5 Nihon Menpu

We’re all probably familiar with Rogue Territory at this point, having profiled them in our One Man Brand’s series and looked at a number of

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When the Bubble Bursts: Raw Denim’s Staying Power

The number of new raw denim fans has skyrocketed to the point where the cult of “not washing you jeans” has practically reached mainstream acceptance. All this new growth, however, has lead many to wonder when the trend’s going to [...]

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