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New Balance M1300DC Denim Sneakers – Coming Soon

New Balance has been upping their street-style credentials ever since the likes of GQ and J. Crew began pushing the brand’s iconic 574‘s years ago. Since then, urban sartortialists have been found donning an increasing array of the brand’s sneakers with suits, jeans, [...]

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How To Keep Raw Denim Rigid and Stiff (with Starch)

On the heels of spelling out the different ways that people can break-in their pair of jeans, it’s interesting to acknowledge that some people want the complete opposite for their denim–they want it crisp. The idea of rigid [...]

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Sugar Cane & Co. 2014 Slim Tapered Jean – Recently Released

As you can imagine, one of the more difficult workings to any heritage company (denim or otherwise) is maintaining tradition while pursuing innovation. Typical proponents of all things heritage and repro,

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Companion Denim Black Overdye Jeans – Just Announced

Fresh off the press release is Companion Denim‘s announcement of their latest product finish: Blue-Black Selvedge Denim. The budding one man brand out of Barcelona has been gaining some steady steam [...]

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What Wave of Denim are We In?

Sociologists often refer to cultural movements in terms of “waves”. A wave is when a new type of discourse on a given subject swells up and becomes a new interpretation of how we think about that subject. Coffee is, for [...]

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Pure Blue Japan Deep Indigo Jacket – Just Released

Pure Blue Japan has just announced a release for the Deep Indigo denim jacket. We know PBJ for their specialty in indigo dyeing and super

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6 Signs You Should Probably Wash Your Jeans

Let me start by saying there’s really no right time or wrong time to wash your jeans. Raw denim is a personal journey that only you know when the right time is for your favorite pair of pants to [...]

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Shuttle vs. Projectile Looms – What’s the Difference?

Often when you’re reading about selvedge denim, people will wax on about the famous “vintage shuttle loom” but there isn’t much more information given about what makes these looms different from the more modern machines that are used to make [...]

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Momotaro 0305-18 and 0305-18B – Just Announced

Set to release early this month are a couple of new models from famed Japanese denim house Momotaro Jeans. The 0305-18 is a heavyweight at 18 oz., but unlike other denim in the same weightclass, the 03015-18 jean is made of

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Mister Freedom Okinawa CPO Shirt – Just Released

We’re always excited to see what the folks at Mister Freedom and Sugar Cane have in store for us for each of [...]

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