Fade of the Day – Akaime A710XX (7 Months, 2 Washes, 2 Soaks)

Indonesia cannot be stopped, and today’s fade proves just why with this impressive pair of A710XX jeans by Indonesian brand Akaime Denim. Reader Farina Hadyan wore this pair daily for five months but then shelved them to join a denim contest. At [...]

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5 Indonesian Denim Brands You Should Know

Hang around raw denim for long enough and it’s inevitable to hear someone mention Indonesia. The climate–hot and humid on a cold day–juxtaposed against a fiercely passionate denim culture creates some of the most consistently impressive fade results, period. If [...]

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The Complete Raw Denim Patch Collection

The little details that go into a pair of jeans can often be overlooked by the less discerning consumer. Only the most passionate denimheads care about chainstitches, selvedge lines, and tucked waistbands. But there are two design details few can overlook: [...]

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Akaime A510-XX Raw Denim Review – 4.25/5

Akaime A510-XX Raw Denim – Review About two and a half months ago, I was asked to review a pair of Akaime A510-XX’s. At the time, I’d never heard of Akaime, but as a lover of all raw denim, I said absolutely. Two [...]

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Wall of Fades 2011 – Raw Denim Event

Wall Of Fades 2011 Between December 2nd and 4th 2011, the biggest denim exhibition in South-East Asia was held. This annual denim event, established in 2009, is known as the “Wall of Fades“. Located in Jakarta, Indonesia, this event was [...]

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