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Fade of the Day – Imogene + Willie Barton Slim Rigid (9 Months, 2 Washes)

These Imogene + Willie Barton Rigid jeans have had a lot of TLC less than a year into their life. Over the nine months that David Boyer rocked his raws, he’s pulled dad duty, playing with his kids in addition to wearing them [...]

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Fade of the Day – Nudie Steady Eddie Dry Heavy Japan Selvedge (8 Months, 3 Washes, 1 Soak)

It wasn’t too long ago when Nudie Jeans came out with their heaviest denim to date, the Steady Eddie Dry Heavy Japan Selvedge jeans. Eight months later, with three washes and one soak, they’re today’s Fade of the Day thanks to Henrik. His pair, #589 [...]

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Fade of the Day – Japan Blue x Momotaro JB0701 (4 Years, 1 Month, Unknown Washes)

These Japan Blue x Momotaro JB0701 jeans have been up in the air and around the world countless times. That’s because the owner, Alex Lopoukhine, works in the travel industry. And, after cruising 30,000 feet up and 4 years in, his jeans have turned into [...]

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Fade Friday – Samurai Jeans S510xx (5 Years, 10 Months, 0 Washes, Unknown Soaks)

We’re going full on raw for this week’s Fade Friday, with this pair of Samurai Jeans that have never seen the inside of a washing machine. Reader Mitchell Lucas has worn his pair of 21 oz. S510xx jeans for almost six years without washing [...]

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Fade of the Day – Roy RS04 (2 Years, 8 Months, 12 Washes, 2 Soaks)

What started out as a loomstate fabric turned into a pair of Roy RS04 jeans and, eventually, today’s Fade of the Day. Worn by Michael Garza in the San Antonio, Texas heat for 2 years and 8 months with a dozen washes, they’ve revealed [...]

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Fade of the Day – Benzak Denim Developers BDD-710 (1 year, 3 washes)

The Benzak Denim Developers BDD-710 jean was originally produced during BDD’s second production run which was funded through Kickstarter back in 2013. Now, in 2015, they’re today’s Fade of the Day. The fabric is based off of a vintage pair of jeans and was [...]

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Fade of the Day – A.P.C. Petit Standard (2 Years, 2 Months, 3 Washes, 2 Soaks)

Today’s sick fades are brought to you by Canadian RD reader Melvin Gomez, who confesses to wearing his denim literally everywhere he goes. Even in the hot months, you can find him rocking these A.P.C. Petit Standards under his work uniform. [...]

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Fade of the Day – Denham Razor VJS (1 Year, 2 Months, 0 Washes)

Today’s FOTD features one pretty pair of Denham Razor VJS jeans. RD reader Bert van Orden from the Netherlands kept it short and sweet telling us about his jeans- “I did a lot of cycling.” Apparently cycling was all you [...]

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Fade of the Day – Pure Blue Japan XX-005 (2 Years, 1 Month, 7 Washes, Experimental Soaks)

Today’s fade might have some of the most interesting wear usage out of any of the fades we’ve had in a while. Reader Anthony Tedhy of Germany wore these Pure Blue Japan jeans while in senior high school in Indonesia. However, his [...]

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Fade of the Day and Okayama Denim Giveaway Winner – WMLGoods Notebook Cover (9 Months)

For our Okayama Denim giveaway, we saw a ton of stacks, honey combs, tears and repairs from the dozens of denim submissions thanks to all of you. Today’s Fade of the Day is also the giveaway winner for the non-denim category. Billy Lu isn’t just [...]

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