Capsule

NYC Market Week Denim Recap – Autumn/Winter 2014

It’s that time of year again: all of our favorite brands have finished tinkering away on their lines, the samples are set, and now it’s time to sell sell sell like their lives depend on it. That’s right, MARKET WEEK! [...]

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Dickies Feature

Dickies 1922 – Resurrecting An American Workwear Classic

Dickies has been producing quality workwear since 1922. Since its humble beginnings as an overall company selling garments in Texas, they’ve expanded all over the United States and around the globe and grown their collection at the same time; ranging [...]

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Dickies 22 x Content Clothing

Dickies 1922 x Context Clothing 1950 Denim Trucker Jacket

For its 1922 Heritage Collection, Dickies 1922 teamed up with Context Clothing to recreate the jacket that Dickies truck drivers wore in the 1950s while making deliveries from the company’s Texas warehouse. The Heritage Collection is a limited edition [...]

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Brit Eaton, The de Beers of Vintage Denim – One Man Brands

If you were to place the heart of the heritage fashion movement on a map, where would you pick? Los Angeles? New York? Tokyo? Red Wing, Minnesota? I’m willing to bet that more designers have been inspired and more brand [...]

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BIG JOHN

BIG JOHN – The History of the First Japanese Made Jeans

In January the legendary Japanese denim brand Big John was presenting their wares including Spring/Summer 2013 and their staple line at the Bread & Butter show in Berlin. They brought not only their denims and garments to their boot, [...]

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BIG JOHN – Not So Raw (yet), But Insanely Important

BIG JOHN Denim Very recently BIG JOHN, the first Japanese denim producer and overall denim legend, recently collaborated with Naked & Famous (see our earlier post) to put out a limited edition 14oz. Weird Guy Raw Denim.  BIG JOHN also celebrated [...]

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