The Problem With Kickstarter

The Problem With Kickstarter

Creative types have used the crowd-funding site Kickstarter to raise money for everything from independent films, art projects, and video games to men’s clothing labels. Anyone with an idea and a webcam can make their case to the internet as [...]

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Elhaus War Bonnet - Single Continuous Stitch Pocket Construction

A Brave New World Of Quality Denim and Apparel

Elhaus War Bonnet – Single Continuous Stitch Pocket Construction There has been a thought rattling around inside the Mega-Dome (my ample sized head) for a while now, that there must be many small, local, artisan brands all over the world, [...]

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Oni Denim (Source:http://indigoshrimp.wordpress.com/category/oni-denim/)

4 Years Later – Levis v.s. Japanese Repro Lawsuit Still Fair Game?

Oni Denim (Source: indigoshrimp.wordpress.com) Have you ever wondered why certain raw denim brands have arcuates or arcs (i.e. back-pocket stitching) on their jeans, while others do not? Or that identical pairs of jeans are only differentiated by the design on [...]

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The Eco Index - How Green Are You Jeans?

Raw Denim – The Environmental & Green Choice

The Eco Index – How Green Are You Jeans? Rightfully so, one of the most trending topics over the past x-years is the impact we (as consumers) are having on the environment.  Around this time last year, a group of [...]

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how to make it in america

Denim Industry Insight – “How To Make It In America”

Love it or hate it, you gotta give it up to the HBO Series – “How To Make It In America“. Okay, it might not have the most suspenseful plot line or best acting and be slightly dramatized, but [...]

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Sandblasted Denim

Raw Denim – The Respectable and Ethical Choice

Sandblasted Denim Raw denim is awesome for a number of reasons that I’m sure we’re all well aware of and would agree upon – they’re pure and virtually untouched, serve as an extension of you after much dedication, and of [...]

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