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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5 Pairs of Raw Denim Jeans for Summer

Though it comes a little late in the game, if you’re still looking for a pair of raw denim for the upcoming months, we’ve provided 5 pairs of ready-for-summer denim for the benefit of you and your legs. We tried [...]

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Inspiration III – Levi’s Vintage Clothing

Editor’s Note: From February 8th-9th, 2013, our staff writer, David Shuck, attended the Inspiration LA trade show. Be sure to check out Part I and Part II, Part IV, and Part V in this multi-part series. Levi’s is, without question, the [...]

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Inspiration II – The Real McCoy’s

Editor’s Note: From February 8th-9th, 2013, our staff writer, David Shuck, attended the Inspiration LA trade show. Be sure to check out Part I, Part III, Part IV, and Part V in this multi-part series. For those not familiar [...]

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Inspiration LA I: Rin Tanaka’s World of Vintage

Editor’s Note: From February 8th-9th, 2013, our staff writer, David Shuck, attended the Inspiration LA trade show. Be sure to check out Part II, Part III, Part IV, and Part V in this multi-part series. Vintage clothing aficionados of all stripes gathered last weekend in [...]

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Fade Friday – Levi’s LVC 1947 501xx (9 Months, No Washes)

Fade Friday – Levi’s LVC 1947 501xx (9 Months, No Washes) This pair of Levi’s LVC 1947 501xx, shared through Denim Debate, shows amazing fades for 9 months of wear. While we might not be able to get updated [...]

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5 Raw Denim Shirts

5 Raw Denim Shirts – Flat Head, Iron Heart, LVC And More

Raw denim shirts are a basic garment for denim enthusiasts looking to branch out from jeans. It gives a different fade experience than a pair of jeans or a denim jacket, mostly because its gets more frequent washes due to [...]

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Levi’s Vintage Clothing “The Biker” Exhibit At The Pop-Up Flea V

Danny Lyon – The Inspiration Behind LVC’s “Biker” Exhibit At The Pop Up Flea I was a bike rider, a photographer and a history student, probably in that order. - Danny Lyon Danny Lyon‘s 1968 photo-documentary, The Bikeriders, is one of [...]

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A Rough Guide To Levi’s 501 Vintage Jeans – 1873 to 1944

1922 Levi’s Vintage Clothing 501 – Complete with belt loops, suspender buttons and back cinch The 501 is undoubtedly Levi’s stand-out jean; and to be the icon of a company as old as Levi”s (founded in 1873!) is no mean feat. [...]

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A Rough Guide To Levi’s 501 Vintage Jeans – 1947 to 1966

A Rough Guide To Levi’s 501 Vintage Jeans – 1947 to 1966 In honor of July 4th, what could be more fitting than a rundown on the most influential years of America’s favourite denim. Following our

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Denim History – “Levi’s As America: A Riveting Icon”

Levi Strauss, the father of denim and founder of Levi Strauss & Co. Earlier this month while researching Levi Strauss & Co. for a presentation about Corporate Social Responsibility, I stumbled across a set of YouTube videos documenting the history [...]

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Perils Of Washing Raw Denim Too Early

LVC 1967 505-0217 - Washed Too Soon When it comes to raw denim, arguably the biggest cardinal sin is washing them too soon. For those new to or unfamiliar with raw denim, the goal is to achieve as sharp fade [...]

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