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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Fade Friday – Warpweft SP05 (6 Months, 2 Washes, 1 Soak)

Fade Friday is back once again and so is Ivan Ardytia this time with his pair of Warpweft SP05 jeans. We first featured him a little while back with his pair of ESRE Denim TG 18‘s. We highly recommend you check out his first feature [...]

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Fade Friday – Samurai Jeans S510xx (5 Years, 10 Months, 0 Washes, Unknown Soaks)

We’re going full on raw for this week’s Fade Friday, with this pair of Samurai Jeans that have never seen the inside of a washing machine. Reader Mitchell Lucas has worn his pair of 21 oz. S510xx jeans for almost six years without washing [...]

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Fade Friday and Okayama Denim Giveaway Winner – 3sixteen SL-120x (1 Year, 1 Wash)

We received dozens of entries for our recent giveaway in partnership with retailer Okayama Denim. For the denim category, one entry in particular grabbed our attention with all the right components – stacks on stacks, crispy honey combs, a full indigo [...]

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Old Blue The Beast After

Fade Friday – Old Blue Co. The Beast (14 Months, 1 Wash, 1 Soak)

In the eyes of his family, Derek Zoolander was a huge disappointment. The reason for their disowning is often misattributed, however, to his male modeling. Though such a career is indeed dishonorable to a multi-generational family of miners, it was [...]

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Fade Friday – Iron Heart 666S (13 Months, 1 Wash, 1 Soak)

The steady march of fantastic fades coming out of Southeast Asia doesn’t let up with this Fade Friday, a marbleized beauty of Iron Heart jeans. Reader Ivander Christian Sihombig didn’t go easy on his pair of 666S jeans over the past 13 months, subjecting [...]

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