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Fade Friday – Lee 101 Rider (15 months, 3 washes)

The spotlight for this week’s Fade Friday in on this classic pair of Lee 101 Riders. This beautiful pair has been worn with dedication for 450 days and has only seen 3 washes. They’ve even seen a few repairs along [...]

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Fade Friday – Steel Feather SF0121 (16 Months, 2 Washes)

This week’s Fade Friday comes to usfrom the founder and owner of Britain’s Rivet and Hide, Danny Hodgson. This pair of Steel Feather SF0121 have been beautifully broken in over the course of 16 months and [...]

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Fade Friday – Momotaro 0201 Vintage Label (11 Months, 1 Sea Wash)

It’s no secret that we’re pretty big fans of Momotaro. The Japanese denim brand was started in 2006 in Kojima in Okayama, Japan and has been producing top quality, premium selvedge denim ever since. Every pair of Momotaro jeans is [...]

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Fade Friday – Naked & Famous x Momotaro Collab #2 (2 Years, Many Washes)

Fade Friday – Naked & Famous x Momotaro Collab #2 (2 Years, Many Washes) What do you get when you combine the artisan craftsmanship that Momotaro is so widely known for with the innovation and fits that have made

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As Authentic As What?

As Authentic As What?

Everything is authentic. From sweatshop manufactured sweatpants, to hand-woven Momotaro jeans, to the non-dairy creamer in your coffee, the word authentic is bandied about at will. Yet in menswear, authenticity is an almost universally positive term often uttered in the same breath as [...]

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Fade Friday – EAT DUST Fit 67 (21 Months, 1 Wash)

Fade Friday – EAT DUST Fit 67 (21 Months, 1 Wash) Antwerp, Belgium may seem like an unlikely place to start a denim brand, but that is exactly where Eat Dust denim calls home. Founded by friends, Keith and Rob, who [...]

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The Flat Head Glory Park Indigo-Dyed Linen Short Sleeve

The Flat Head Glory Park Indigo Dyed Linen Shirt It’s getting close to the time of the year, at least here on the East Coast, where many people will begin to put away the the heavyweight raw denim in favor [...]

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Fade Friday – Naked & Famous WeirdGuy Green Selvedge (2 Years, One Soak)

Fade Friday – Naked & Famous WeirdGuy Green Selvedge (2 Years, Unknown Washes) Naked & Famous has a reputation for continually producing the most unique and rare selvedge denim on the market (in case you missed out, check out their Spring/Summer [...]

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Fade Friday - Strike Gold 1105

Fade Friday – Strike Gold 1105 (2 Years, 13 Washes)

Fade Friday – Strike Gold 1105 (2 Years, 13 Washes) Owner and founder of Self Edge, Kiya Babzani, treats the users of Superfuture to occasional updates and fade pictures of [...]

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Raw Denim Fades – Train Tracks

Train Tracks - Iron Heart 666Sod (source: superfuture.com; user: ThinFinn) Compared to honey combs, whiskers, stacks, or wallet fades, train tracks are a more uncommon fade that occurs along the outseams of the jeans. As [...]

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My First Raw Denim - Julian Reds

My Foray Into Raw Denim – Fades, Fits, & Lesson Learned

My First Raw Denim - Julian Reds Me: “Raw denim is what?” Response: “Yeah, you wear them for months and don’t wash them, and you can get crazy fades!” After graduating from High School, I took a trip to Hong Kong with [...]

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15 year old LVC 501XX

Fade Types – Whiskers/Hige & Honeycombs

15 year old LVC 501XX (source: blackandtannedny.wordpress.com) We’ve mentioned numerous times across many posts about fades (we’ve even carved out our very own Fade Friday), but have never actually put in the time to talk a little bit about subject.  Not that [...]

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