Fade Friday – Levi’s 514 (20 Months, 2 Washes)

Today’s Fade Friday features a well broken-in pair of Levi’s Slim Straight 514 raw selvedge denim. The owner, forum user Kleetz, wore the jeans for 20 months and washed them twice, resulting in some impressive features including heavy honeycombs [...]

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Natural Selection Denim

Introducing Natural Selection Denim – Denim Meets Darwinism

Founded by John Park in 2009, Natural Selection Denim adds further proof to the fact that the Brits are just as passionate about raw denim and the fades they produce as anyone else. Calling themselves a “contemporary British [...]

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Real Japan Blues D103

Fade Friday – Real Japan Blues D103 (Eleven Months, Many Washes)

Real Japan Blues (RJB) is one of Japan’s most distinguished denim brands, yet there’s an air of obscurity to the Nagano-based company. In Japan, RJB‘s policy is to sell none of their products online – so that each customer [...]

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Pure Blue Japan XX-007

Fade Friday – Pure Blue Japan XX-007 (3 Years, Washes Unknown)

It’s a no-brainer that how raw denim jeans progress and fade over time is the result of many factors. Length of wear, number of washes, and activities done during wear of course have an impact, but the specific denim brand [...]

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Marc Nelson Denim – Southern Comfort With Contemporary Edge

Regardless of whether you wear a suit or uniform at work, Marcus Hall wants you to look good when you step into his denim, Marc Nelson Denim. Hall, 43, takes this ethos from his grandfather, L.C. Nelson, who wore a [...]

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WP Lavori: A Japanese Denim Project

WP Lavori: A Japanese Denim Project

For the last 30 years, Italy’s WP Lavori has been curating and collaborating with brands and designers that bring forth high quality products that are made with authenticity at the forefront of their minds. This has lead to partnerships with [...]

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United Stock Dry Goods Fall/Winter 2013 Collection

In the world of denim and menswear, Canada has a strong presence with brands such as Naked and Famous, wings+horns, Reigning Champ, and Viberg creating high quality goods that have won over customers all around the world. Over [...]

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Fade Friday - Self Edge x Flat Head x Real Japan Blues (21 Months, Washes Unknown)

Fade Friday – Self Edge x Flat Head x Real Japan Blues (21 Months, Washes Unknown)

This might not be the first time we’ve featured the Self Edge x Flat Head x Real Japan Blues collaborative denim for Fade Friday, but this pair’s contrast and fade patterns were so vivid that it was hard not [...]

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Livid Jeans Jakob Slim Black Selvedge

Livid Jeans Jakob Slim Black Selvedge Raw Denim – Just Released

Livid Jeans Jakob Slim Black Selvedge – Just Released With Fall just around the corner, Norwegian denim crafters, Livid Jeans, have several new additions in the works; the first of which is the Jakob Slim Black Selvedge denim. Just released last week for [...]

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Livid Jeans Handmade Denim

Livid Jeans Handmade Line Edvard Skinny Denim – Review

Some time ago we wrote about a fresh, yet promising Norwegian brand, Livid Jeans. Livid has since taken a few steps forward and among several achieved milestones, they’ve gone on to create a retail line. [...]

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