Bread and Butter Berlin Rising Sun

Bread & Butter Connect Summer 2013 – The Denim Showcase II

For those who missed the first instalment earlier last week, we’re doing a series of reports from the expansive and denim-loving Bread & Butter tradeshow in Berlin. This second piece takes [...]

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Introducing Brave Star Selvage

Brave Star Selvage These days selvedge and raw denim have moved away from the shadows in which they hid and have emerged into fashion’s spotlight. A quick walk through any clothing store will most likely find some [...]

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Mister Freedom “VAQUERO” Blue Jeans

Mister Freedom “VAQUERO” Blue Jeans – Just Released

Mister Freedom has become known for drawing inspiration from different historical eras and creating pieces that range from 1930′s naval inspired jackets to 1960′s Californian Sportswear shirts. Their newest collection, aptly named “Viva La Revolucion“, reflects the styles of 1800′s [...]

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6 Pairs of Raw Denim Between $200 and $350

6 Pairs Of Raw Denim Between $200 And $350

6 Pairs Of Raw Denim Between $200 And $350 At a certain level near the top of the raw denim industry are a number of real standout denim manufacturers. From the still relatively speaking low 200 dollars to the closer [...]

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Selvedge Denim - An In-Depth Look

Diving Into Selvedge Denim – An In-Depth Look

Original Red-Line Selvedge Denim Though we’ve previously covered selvedge denim, there is so much disparity between different types, colours, etc. that’s it worth exploring in much more granular detail. The History However, before we embark onto some of the specifics of selvedge [...]

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Union Special

What’s So Special About The Union Special?

The Union Special, known to most by that name in the denim community, is the industrial sewing machine 43200G manufactured by Union Special. Originally manufactured in 1939, it was widely acclaimed to the point that it made the cover [...]

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5 Pairs Of Raw Denim For Bodybuilders

5 Pairs Of Raw Denim For Bodybuilders

5 Pairs Of Raw Denim For Bodybuilders Not everyone has the legs to fit into the typical slim raw jean. For those who spend more time in the gym, or happen to play rugby, cycle or speed skate, getting a [...]

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Levi Strauss From The Archives

From The Levi’s Archives – The 201 Jeans

Levi’s 201 The Levi’s 201 is a jean most people outside the hardcore denim world haven’t heard of, but for those who have ever worn the ubiquitous Levi’s 501, you’re benefiting from the design and heritage of the 201. In [...]

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Tenue de Nimes x Railcar Fine Goods Collab - A Teaser

Tenue de Nimes x Railcar Fine Goods Collab – A Teaser

Tenue de Nimes x Railcar Fine Goods Collab – A Teaser We’ve talked about our friends at Railcar Fine Goods and Tenue de Nimes quite a bit lately, and for good reason. Both labels are on fire, releasing great products [...]

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