timetowashfeat

6 Signs You Should Probably Wash Your Jeans

Let me start by saying there’s really no right time or wrong time to wash your jeans. Raw denim is a personal journey that only you know when the right time is for your favorite pair of pants to [...]

Read More →

Denim Wash and Denim Refresh

Mr. Black Garment Essentials – Keeping Your Denim Clean and Fresh

One of the oldest debates among denim heads has always been the concept and technique of the wash. Or more specifically, when, how and if at all you should wash [...]

Read More →

indigo1

Denim Stains And Indigo Bleeding – How To Avoid And Clean

Indigo Staining can happen anywhere One of the risks of starting to break in a new pair of raw denim is the great amount of indigo dying that will occur on furniture, your hands, your boots, and anything you put [...]

Read More →

Phable Denim

Phable Jeans – Initial Thoughts On The New Australian Raw Denim

New Raw Denim From Australia – Initial Thoughts On Phable Jeans “All jeans tell a story.” – That’s the credo for Phable, an up-and-coming label coming out of Australia. Created by Luke Hammonds and Brody Davison, Phable is an interesting [...]

Read More →

The Samurai Jeans Co. Guide To Washing Raw Jeans

The Samurai Jeans Co. Guide To Washing Raw Jeans

The Samurai Jeans Co. Guide To Washing Raw Jeans Rawr Denim exists for one purpose: To gather the best information about raw denim all in one easy to use place. Stated simply, we aim to keep you from having to [...]

Read More →

3x1 Denim Solution

3×1 Denim Solution – Raw Denim Detergent

3×1 Denim Solution In the past, we’ve covered lots of different methods for taking care of your raw denim, from cleaning to repairing, as well as a number of wash strategies like the classic soak, the famous freezing technique, and the [...]

Read More →

Rawr Denim's Guide To Sanforization

What is Sanforization and Why Does It Matter?

Rawr Denim’s Guide To Sanforization – IronHeart uses sanforized denim almost exclusively. You have probably not heard of Sanford Lockwood Cluett, but he is the man responsible for assuring your $300.00 Raleigh’s still fit after their long-awaited first wash.  That’s right! [...]

Read More →

How To Make Your Raw Denim Last Longer

How To Make Your Raw Denim Last Longer

How To Make Your Raw Denim Last Longer Raw denim is an investment, no doubt about it. Typically, they’re not cheap. Sure, you can get a pair of raw, [...]

Read More →

calendar-wash-those-jeans

When Should I Wash My Raw Jeans? – A Rough Guide

Do You Wash Your Jeans Based On Your Calendar? So you finally got your first pair of raw jeans. Congrats! No doubt you’ve heard that washing is the crucial “make-it-or-break-it” step towards owning a wicked pair of raws. You’ve done [...]

Read More →

darning-raw-denim

How To Repair Raw Denim Holes & Blowouts via Darning

Repairing Raw Denim – The Darning Technique (source: ajchen.com) Without a doubt, one of the biggest annoyances one has to endure in their raw denim journey is the multitude of rips, tears, holes, and all-encompassing blowouts. What may first seem like [...]

Read More →