Badlands – Working Titles

When Badlands was released in 1973, no one had seen anything like it. It’s not that the story was unique, renegade lovers on the run from the law was familiar territory for Hollywood (Arthur Penn’s classic Bonnie & Clyde had come out [...]

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Fade of the Day – A.P.C. Petit New Standard (1 Year, 0 Washes)

When embarking on a raw denim journey, A.P.C. is often the one brand that’s there in the very beginning. With today’s Fade of the Day, a pair of Petit New Standard jeans, we remember why. Though they’re by no means the most dazzling jeans, [...]

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Fade of the Day – A.P.C. New Standard (~9 Years, Washes Unknown)

The journey on the highway of whiskers, train tracks, honey combs, and roping starts somewhere different for each of us. For many, it likely begins with a pair of jeans like today’s fade. Reader Mike P. of New York City bought this [...]

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Fade of the Day – A.P.C. Petit Standard (1 Year, 9 Months, 3 Soaks)

We love getting submissions like these A.P.C. Petit Standard‘s for a couple of reasons. One, the fades are dope and secondly, the journey they’ve been through is even better. Kurt Metscher from Texas wore these through a summer trip to Japan and [...]

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Fade of the Day – A.P.C. Petit New Standard (1 Year, 5 Months, 1 Wash)

If there’s one thing that’s for sure, we never get sick of seeing a great pair of jeans with a solid set of fades. In this case, Peter Li‘s A.P.C. Petit New Standards are not only a modern classic, but [...]

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Fade of the Day – A.P.C. Petit Standard (3 Years, 8 Soaks)

Tried, true, and often the first endeavor for budding denimheads, A.P.C. has been lauded for its minimalist aesthetic and fast fades. Shawn Petersen from Los Angeles, California has been wearing his A.P.C. Petit Standard jeans for 3 years and [...]

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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 – A.P.C. Petit New Standard (1 Year, 2 Washes, 2 Soaks)

Dutch reader Stefan Dahrs has been working on his pair of A.P.C. Petit New Standard jeans for only about a year. But, when they’re A.P.C.’s, a year is all you really need to produce some respectable fades like Stefan has here. For his time [...]

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Fade of the Day – A.P.C. Petit Standard (1.5 years, 2 washes, 2 soaks)

Reader Max Lester may hail from England, but he gets honorary Southeast Asia fades as he wore his jeans while biking, trekking, and doing many other “activities” in the region. He’s also kept the classic “pocketbag diary” of his washes and travels, [...]

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Fade of the Day – A.P.C. Petit Standard (13 months, 0 washes, 1 soak)

We all do things for our fades. Some of us refuse to wash, some of us wear our jeans hiking or rock climbing when they are far from the most practical option, and Sherman Sng (fishermanswh on Instagram) often opts to walk [...]

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