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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Fade Friday – DIY Jeans (8 Months, Unknown Washes)

This week’s Fade Friday may not be the most contrasty of fades, but the dedication is found not so much in the wear patterns as it is in the pattern making. Like many of us, Kristian Heitkamp was fed up with [...]

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Fade Friday- Lee 101 Logger (7 years, 0 washes)

Everyone wants their jeans to fade quickly, but they also want their jeans to last for years, though that’s certainly not always possible. Jamey Coppen of Rotterdam, The Netherlands, has been wearing this pair of Lee 101 Loggers for seven [...]

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Fade Friday – Hanzo NR105 (9 Months, 2 Soaks)

Ah, Friday. The end of the work week signaled by the metaphorical checkered flag that is Fade Friday. This time Rawr Denim reader Bibil Isman graces us with his pair of Hanzo NR105 jeans which he’s only worn for 9 months with 2 soaks. The [...]

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Fade Friday – Warpweft SP-03 Irregular Weft (14 months, 4 washes, 1 soak)

Indonesia strikes again this Fade Friday, with a killer pair of jeans from local brand Warpweft. Reader Nanda Pratama has worn his pair of SP-03 Irregular Weft jeans for just over a year of motorcycle riding and general activities. These jeans lost their indigo quickly and, as advertised, irregularly. [...]

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