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The Weekly Rundown: Nigel Cabourn’s HQ

There’s a lot going on in the world of raw denim and men’s heritage wear. Here are some of our favorite stories from last week: Nigel Cabourn’s AW 14 collection from inside his Newcastle studio (pictured above) |END.| Naked & Famous’s Brandon [...]

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The Complete Raw Denim Patch Collection

The little details that go into a pair of jeans can often be overlooked by the less discerning consumer. Only the most passionate denimheads care about chainstitches, selvedge lines, and tucked waistbands. But there are two design details few can overlook: [...]

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Rawr Denim Sales Compendium: June 20

We've assembled all the raw denim sales out there on the web into one big list. Have a look and save some cash on your next pair of jeans.

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The Rawr Denim Sales Compendium: June 6

There are an awful lot of denim sales out there, but it can be difficult to keep track of everything that’s on offer. That’s why we’ve decided to dig deep and collect all the listed sales in the raw denim [...]

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Fade Friday – Naked & Famous 22oz Weird Guy (18 months, 1 soak, 1 wash)

This week’s Fade Friday comes courtesy of Rawr Denim forum user GeneralCortex. GC, as his posts are signed, has worn this pair of Naked & Famous Elephant 2 22oz. jeans sporadically over the last 18 months and the result, a fully broken in pair of [...]

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5 Lightweight Raw Denim Jeans for Summer

Lightweight jeans have begun to catch the attention of denim heads throughout the northern hemisphere. As the temperature and humidity levels continue to climb, it is just too hot for most people to power through with heavy jeans. Sure, readers of Rawr [...]

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Naked & Famous Natural Selvedge Skinny Guy – Denim Review

Naked & Famous needs little introduction. The Canadian brainchild of Brandon Svarc has been pushing out affordable–and off the wall–selvedge fits since they hit the scene a few years ago. The 10oz. Natural Selvedge Skinny Guy is a perfect [...]

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Fade Friday – Naked & Famous Rainbow Core (15 months, 1 soak)

Without question, Naked & Famous is the Willy Wonka of the denim world. Beyond their affordable selvedge standards, the company has experimented with a whole manner of different ideas, be it their Red Core denim, cashmere denim, mixed twill, [...]

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Naked & Famous Super Skinny Guy Deep Indigo Stretch – Denim Review

There really isn’t much that hasn’t already been said about Naked & Famous. The Montreal based brand has done it all, but how good are their everyday jeans? For $165 you could [...]

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Naked & Famous Red Stretch Selvedge – Denim Review

Overview Canadian denim giant Naked & Famous has made their name releasing jeans made from all sorts of fabric that range from a standard indigo denim to their popular Dirty Fade brown weft denim all the way to [...]

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Upcoming Raw Denim Events: May 9 – May 16

Raw denim culture may exist in large part online:  in forums, tumblrs, instagram feeds, webshops, and news sites like this one, but there’s still a lot to be said for meeting with the people who make and sell the stuff [...]

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Fade Friday – Naked & Famous 32oz Weird Guy (18 months, 5 washes)

Naked & Famous pretty much ended the denim weight arms race when they released their infamous 32oz Super Heavyweight Weird Guy jean nearly two years ago. The details required to tolerate the denim’s ridiculous weight ranged from a zip fly, belt [...]

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