Fade Friday – Momotaro x Japan Blue 0700SP (1 Year, 8 Months, 6 Washes)

The weekend is upon us and, for the weekend warriors, that can mean a fun Saturday. For today’s Fade Friday, however, that means going to battle. Rawr Denim reader Taro Salinas wore his Momotaro x Japan Blue 0700SP jeans for a year [...]

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Fade Friday – 3sixteen SL-100x (~3 years, unknown washes)

Thank God it’s Friday, because that means we have another Fade Friday for you guys. This time, it’s a well-worn pair of jeans that spent some time down under. This pair of 3sixteen SL-100x jeans comes to us from reader Nathan Crawford of Portland, Oregon, [...]

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Fade Friday – Sage Marcher 22 oz. (15 Months, 2 Washes, 1 Soak)

If you search our site for Sage, you’ll find some of the most impressive fades anywhere. And lo’, here they are for yet another Fade Friday. This pair of Sage Marcher 22 oz. jeans weren’t submitted with much of a story at all, but [...]

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Fade Friday – Iron Heart 25oz. Mega Beatle Buster (2 years 3 months, 0 washes)

Some call him Swiss Jeans Freak, some call him Jeansus, we simply call him Ruedi. Ruedi Karrer is a 56-year-old geologist from Zurich and he is probably the most devoted raw denim fan fading today. If you’ve spent any time on [...]

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Fade Friday – LVC 1944 501 (7 Years, 1 Month, 4 Washes)

In 2008, Fleet Foxes’ eponymous album was released, the recession hit, and these jeans were raw. It’s Fade Friday and today’s pair is practically a senior citizen in denim years. Worn by Nor Sinarimbo, this pair of Levi’s Vintage Clothing 1944 501 jeans have made [...]

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Fade Friday – Unbranded UB101 (1 Year, 7 Months, 0 Washes, 0 Soaks)

Intentionally inconspicuous, Unbranded is a no-name brand that pares down the jean to the basics. For that, the jeans have gained a following thanks to their exemplary fades. For this week’s Fade Friday, we see why. RD reader and Netherland resident, Jan Wartna has [...]

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Fade Friday – Pure Blue Japan XX-012 Contest Edition (7 Months, 4 Washes, 2 Soaks)

Back in 2013, we announced the arrival of these glorious jeans to the shelves of Blue in Green; another highly anticipated release from the indigo giants at Pure Blue Japan. Since then, Denimio has hosted a contest [...]

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Fade Friday – Sage Marcher 22 oz. (1 Year, 3 Months, 8 Washes)

This week’s Fade Friday is a bona fide rubbernecker. From Irsan Farhan in Indonesia, this pair of Sage Marcher 22 oz. jeans is guaranteed to induce gawks, ogles, and thizz faces. The contrast on his jeans are so clear that we’re not opposed to describing [...]

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Fade Friday – Pure Blue Japan x Pronto Thailand Limited Edition 2010 (11 months, 1 wash, 1 soak)

Good things come to those who wait, and that’s certainly true for the owner of this week’s wicked Fade Friday jeans. Reader Nong in Thailand took his pair of Pure Blue Japan x Pronto Thailand Limited Edition 2010 and gave them some hard wearing [...]

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Fade Friday – Red Cloud R400 (8 Months, 3 Washes, 3 Soaks)

The heat and humidity of summer can be brutal. But, one thing it’s good for is producing some equally brutal fades. Bangkok resident Dhanainun Dhanarachwattana donned the slubby 17 oz. denim for a mere 8 months and has already achieved [...]

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