Fade of the Day – United Stock Dry Goods Narrow (15 months, 2 washes, 1 soak)

It has been nearly three years since United Stock Dry Goods first introduced their Narrow fit onto the raw denim market (read our full review here). And reader Ryan Cascarano (find him on Instagram [...]

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Fade of the Day – Unbranded UB101 (14 months, unknown washes)

Today’s Fade of the Day is the workhorse of the entry level jean market and our pick for the best buy for newcomers. Even at under $100, the Unbranded 101 shows that it can [...]

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Fade Friday – Imperial Prospector (1.5 years, 0 soaks, 0 washes)

These Prospector jeans from Australia’s Imperial started off with very high prospects: a slim tapered jean made from 14oz. of raw Japanese denim. Luckily, reader Kenneth Dang was able to strike it rich with the [...]

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Fade of the Day – Sage Warden (2 Years, Unknown Washes, 1 Soak)

On today’s Fade of the Day we bring you Rawr Denim reader Reinhard Andersen’s gorgeous pair of jeans from Indonesian denim and apparel brand Sage. This model, the Warden, has been worn in the hottest of hot and coldest of cold climates, [...]

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Fade of the Day – Nudie Thin Finn Dry Heavy Selvage (1 Year, 0 Washes, 1 Soak)

Today’s fade comes to you from reader Nadthachai Kongkhajornkidsuk from Thailand who wore his pair of Nudie Thin Finn Dry Heavy Selvage jeans everywhere from the classroom to the basketball court. One year and one repaired crotch blow-out later, Nathachai is well on [...]

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Fade of the Day – Nudie Tape Ted Dry Ecru (16 months, 1 wash, 1 soak)

“I didn’t know what it was like to trash a pair of jeans until I met Nudie and continuously wore the same pair of raw for like over six months.” That was Tai An Lu’s experience with the orange monster that is Nudie. [...]

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Fade of the Day – Momotaro x Mod9 (22 months, 2 washes)

You may remember South Korean raw denim brand Mod9 from a Fade Friday several months back, but you may not remember that they did a collaboration with Japanese stalwart Momotaro. [...]

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Fade of the Day – Rogue Territory SK (25 months, 1 soak)

Most raw denim reflects the likes and habits of its wearer. Reader Dan DiPiero likes long bike rides, working at his local coffee shop, and amateur crotch repairs in the rain. His pair of Rogue Territory SKs reflect those likes a little bit better than most [...]

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Fade of the Day – Unbranded 121 (10 months, 2 soaks)

Reader Whatevercomes sounds like a pretty laid back guy. He’s worn his pair of 21oz. Unbranded 121s for ten months and these are apparently just his weekend jeans. I’m not sure if these fades are a testament to the super speedy fading potential of 21oz. [...]

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Fade Friday – Crossover Denim Chennai (6 months, 1 wash)

Thailand, man. Thailand. It does things to a pair of jeans, as does our perennial Southeast Asian fader nong33. Nong bought this pair of Crossover Denim Chennai’s at Pronto’s Siam Square location in December of 2013 and wore them every single day for six [...]

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