Fade of the Day – Pure Blue Japan xx-011 (1 Year, 4 Washes, 1 Soak)

We love a good Pure Blue Japan submission and these are no exception. Ian Lyu from South Korea has worn these for a year and if you’re wondering how he got them to look like they do, its simple– he just [...]

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Fade of the Day – Unbranded UB201 (19 Months, 4 Washes, 4 Soaks)

To get you through hump day, today’s Fade is a pair Unbranded UB201‘s submitted by Macsonn Chuah from Malaysia. As a graphic designer, Chuah sits for most of his day, which has produced solid whiskers and heavy fading at the thighs. The honeycombs are nicely stacked [...]

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Fade of the Day – Uniqlo Slim Fit Straight Selvedge (1 Year, Unknown Washes)

While so much of the raw denim market is in a price point upwards of $150, there are a handful of sub-hundred dollar jeans floating around the fade-o-sphere. Today’s submission, a pair of Uniqlo Slim Fit Straight Selvedge jeans, is [...]

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Fade of the Day – Hiut Denim Co. Organic TapR (1 Year, 6 Months, 3 Washes)

It’s always nice receiving submissions from smaller, lesser-known denim brands from around the globe, and this one is sure to please. Hiut Denim Co. is a Welsh company known for their use of fully organic cotton in their jeans, offering [...]

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Fade of the Day – Naked & Famous Okayama Spirit (1 Year, 6 Months, 1 Wash, 1 Soak)

It’s a slubby Sunday thanks to this pair of Naked & Famous Okayama Spirit‘s worn by Thamrongwit Sornpaleenan. He’s developed plenty of contrast on this unsanforized pair after wearing them for a year and a half with just a single wash [...]

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Fade of the Day – Unbranded 121 (15 months, 1 soak)

If you’re a fan of fast faders, Unbranded’s heavyweight 21oz. denim will not disappoint. Reader Riley Gillespie of British Columbia wore these jeans for over a year, which isn’t all that surprising except when you learn he wore them ONLY ON THE WEEKENDS. [...]

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Fade Friday – Momotaro x Japan Blue 0700SP (1 Year, 8 Months, 6 Washes)

The weekend is upon us and, for the weekend warriors, that can mean a fun Saturday. For today’s Fade Friday, however, that means going to battle. Rawr Denim reader Taro Salinas wore his Momotaro x Japan Blue 0700SP jeans for a year [...]

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Fade of the Day – Viapiana (14 Months, 2 Washes)

One-of-a-kind fades come in every day, but rarely do we get to see a pair of one-of-a-kind jeans. Today’s fade is a bespoke pair of Viapiana jeans worn by Gavyn Stroh of Canada. For over a year these custom jeans have [...]

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Fade of the Day – Naked & Famous Elephant 4 (4 Months, 1 Wash)

The wearer of today’s fade is certainly not a stranger as he submitted a couple pairs of Levi’s five months ago. Sekti Wara‘s third submission is a beefy pair of Naked & Famous Elephant 4‘s, made of a heavy 22 oz. [...]

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Fade of the Day – Pure Blue Japan xx-020 (4 Months, 1 Wash, 4 Soaks)

What better way is there to start college than with a pair of crispy raw jeans? Today’s submission comes to us from Seean Kim of Maryland who wore this pair of Pure Blue Japan xx-020‘s walking several miles a day running [...]

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