Dawson-Denim-Hickory-&-Leather-Mercantile-Apron

Dawson Denim Hickory & Leather Mercantile Apron – Just Released

Fifteen years of family heritage and a specialist workshop in Brighton, East Sussex forms the anatomy of Dawson Denim. Today, we’re taking a look at their Hickory and Leather Mercantile Apron. In the 1930’s red line selvedge denim was used to [...]

Read More →

billy-reid-msl-colleciton-raw-denim

Billy Reid MSL Collection Raw Denim – Slim and Standard Jean

For the fashion industry, the name Billy Reid resonates with both classic Americana and luxury fashion. His MSL Collection recently released two new raw denim jeans of the Slim Jean and Standard Jean in Dry. After taking a hit from post [...]

Read More →

lee101_featcombs

Fade Friday – Lee 101 Rider (15 months, 3 washes)

The spotlight for this week’s Fade Friday in on this classic pair of Lee 101 Riders. This beautiful pair has been worn with dedication for 450 days and has only seen 3 washes. They’ve even seen a few repairs along [...]

Read More →

Factotum

A Brief Look At Japan’s Factotum – Clean, Modern, And Distinct

Most of raw denim’s most familiar and beloved brands are recognizably inspired by vintage American clothing from the early-mid twentieth century. Some brands excel at detailed reproductions of vintage garments, while others adapt the materials and construction techniques of vintage [...]

Read More →

Matias-Denim-Review

MATiAS Denim Coronel Koji Raw Denim – Denim Review

A few weeks ago we introduced the Los Angeles, California-based MATiAS Denim and its founder, Matias Sandoval.  I was recently able to get a pair of the Coronel Koji jeans to test out, paying attention [...]

Read More →

Converse Selvedge Jeans

Fade Friday – Converse One-Star Straight Leg Jean (8 Months, 8 Washes)

Around a year and a half ago, Converse made some slight waves in the denim community with the introduction of their low-priced Straight Leg Jean. Originally priced at $40.00 at brick and mortar Target locations, it looks like they’re currently available [...]

Read More →

Bluer Denim Feat

Bluer Denim: Aiming To Arm You With The Perfect Fit

Oregon-based Bluer Denim have introduced themselves to the denim consuming world via this beautifully shot video, pointing out the services it provides which aim to stand above other competing made in the USA brands. The name of the brand comes from the Japanese [...]

Read More →

Hiut Denim Co. Organic The Slim

Hiut Denim Co. Organic “The Slim” Denim – Just Released

We’ve previously featured Hiut Denim and their unique story, in large part because we agree with their adage to “Do one thing well”. Up to this point they’ve been focusing their energies [...]

Read More →

levisfea

Levi’s Made & Crafted Tack Rigid Selvedge – Review

Levi’s Made and Crafted (LM&C), a division of the premium Levi’s XX line, offers up a broad selection of higher-end products each season. Covering all the bases from outerwear to shirts and bottoms, LM&C gives consumers a particularly strong selection for their Spring/Summer line. I myself [...]

Read More →

ilufeatured

i love ugly Japanese Selvedge Denim – Review

Leather Patch – i love ugly Lately, the masses (read “Rawr Denim commenters”) have been calling for brands to take a more unique and interesting approach when designing raw denim. Unexpectedly, terms such as “slim-straight”, “13-14Oz.” and “Made in the [...]

Read More →