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Marc Nelson Denim – Southern Comfort With Contemporary Edge

Regardless of whether you wear a suit or uniform at work, Marcus Hall wants you to look good when you step into his denim, Marc Nelson Denim. Hall, 43, takes this ethos from his grandfather, L.C. Nelson, who wore a [...]

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Fade Friday - Levi's 513

Fade Friday – Levi’s 513 (1 Year, 4 Washes)

It goes without saying that Levi’s is a name that needs no introduction. From their workwear origins to the competitively-priced fashion titan that they have become, they’ve set a high standard for denim goods. This week, we’ll be taking a [...]

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Raw Denim - A State of the Union

Raw Denim – A State of the Union

Growing up through the early 2000′s shaped my fashion sense in a unique way. Through my teenage years I found myself deeply immersed in the punk rock and skateboarding scenes. As many of you know, both of these cultures have [...]

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Equip Yourself For Levi’s Modern Frontier With Three Raw Pieces

By LEVI’s When it comes to denim, the first name that no doubt springs to mind is Levi’s®. With 140 years of experience, not only is Levi’s® the oldest denim company in the world, it has also become such an [...]

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It’s About Time – The Renaissance of Made in America Denim

If you’re into raw denim, there’s a good chance that you’re also into heritage products; those that harken to an earlier time in history and emulate the strong craftsmanship of days gone by. In fact, many of us have a [...]

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Levi’s San Francisco Flagship Location Launch

Levi’s San Francisco Flagship Location Launch (Source: Ashley Batz, Refinery29) Fans of denim in general are sure to know that San Francisco is the home to Levi’s, easily the most well-known brand of jeans which has also been in operation [...]

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Levi’s 501 Shrink-To-Fit (STF) Denim – The Ultimate Guide

If I can summarize Shrink-To-Fit (STF) in one word it would be “personalization” – how can 501 STF be personal? Aside from the unique historical aspect of the Levis 501, the step-by-step process of getting your pair to fit specifically [...]

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Bread & Butter Connect 2013

Bread & Butter Connect Summer 2013 – The Denim Showcase

Following up its successful event earlier this year in January, the highly respected Bread & Butter Tradeshow held it’s second, and final, segment for 2013. In an effort to emphasize the show’s ability to bring together (over 500) brands and thousands [...]

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Fade Friday - Levi's 511 Rigid Dragon (20 Months, 2 Washes)

Fade Friday – Levi’s 511 Rigid Dragon (20 Months, 2 Washes)

Fade Friday – Levi’s 511 Rigid Dragon (20 Months, 2 Washes) This week’s Fade Friday showcases a pair of Levi’s 511 Rigid Dragon courtesy of reader, Kostia, after 21 months of hard wear and just two washes. As part of [...]

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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 ‘quality’ [...]

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Levi’s Made & Crafted Tack Rigid Selvedge – Review

Levi’s Made and Crafted (LM&C), a division of the premium Levi’s XX line, offers up a broad selection of higher-end products each season. Covering all the bases from outerwear to shirts and bottoms, LM&C gives consumers a particularly strong selection for their Spring/Summer line. I myself [...]

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Five Surefire Ways To Dress Up Raw Denim

Five Surefire Ways To Dress Up Raw Denim

Rene of Tenue de Nimes achieving a sharp, dressed up look with raw denim As raw and selvedge denim continues to help fuel the growth of the premium denim market (to the tune of $1.4 billion total value), it’s no surprise [...]

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