Fade Friday – Pure Blue Japan XX-012 Contest Edition (7 Months, 4 Washes, 2 Soaks)

Back in 2013, we announced the arrival of these glorious jeans to the shelves of Blue in Green; another highly anticipated release from the indigo giants at Pure Blue Japan. Since then, Denimio has hosted a contest [...]

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Pure Blue Japan’s Slubby 18oz. XX-013-18

Sultans of slub, Pure Blue Japan‘s latest jean delivers the goods in a low-tension package we’ve come to expect. The fabric on this slim tapered jean is an updated version of their heavyweight 18 oz. slubby denim and is [...]

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Fade Friday – Pure Blue Japan x Pronto Thailand Limited Edition 2010 (11 months, 1 wash, 1 soak)

Good things come to those who wait, and that’s certainly true for the owner of this week’s wicked Fade Friday jeans. Reader Nong in Thailand took his pair of Pure Blue Japan x Pronto Thailand Limited Edition 2010 and gave them some hard wearing [...]

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Fade of the Day – Pure Blue Japan XX-005 (2 Years, 1 Month, 7 Washes, Experimental Soaks)

Today’s fade might have some of the most interesting wear usage out of any of the fades we’ve had in a while. Reader Anthony Tedhy of Germany wore these Pure Blue Japan jeans while in senior high school in Indonesia. However, his [...]

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Fade of the Day – Pure Blue Japan XX-003 (10 Months, Unknown Washes)

Again, from the Pure Blue Japan archives comes today’s Fade of the Day. This pair of XX-003 jeans have been worn day in and day out for 10 months resulting in some amazing whiskers of which most people would envy. Not only that, [...]

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Fade of the Day – Pure Blue Japan XX-011 (1 Year, Unknown Washes)

It’s a slubby Sunday with today’s Fade brought to you from the Pure Blue Japan archive. This pair of XX-011‘s were worn for about a year with regular washing. Overall, there’s tons of vertical streaking with some areas near white. But [...]

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Fade of the Day – Pure Blue Japan x The Denim Store (11 Months, 2 Washes, 1 Soak)

Today’s fade is an old collab between Pure Blue Japan and The Denim Store submitted by RD reader, Calvin Sutiono. It’s a 14oz. black selvedge denim that have made it through 11 months, 2 washes and 1 soak. It’s experienced most of [...]

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Fade of the Day – Pure Blue Japan xx-011 (7 months, 1 wash)

Today’s fade comes to us from Instagram user twhattcomethru. All the way from the land down under, these PBJ‘s have attained the super contrast fades about which every denimhead dreams. DETAILS Name: Pure Blue Japan xx-011 Fabric: 100% cotton, Japanese selvedge denim [...]

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Fade of the Day – Pure Blue Japan xx-007 (1 Year, 5 Months, 9 Washes)

Today’s fade comes to us from Instagram user rafdalrussel. These PBJs have some amazingly high contrast fades and super exaggerated leg twist, if only the pics were as high of quality as the fades these would have [...]

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Pure Blue Japan Indigo Linen Work Shirts

Well in time for spring and summer, Pure Blue Japan releases their all linen denim work shirts. The shirt comes in two versions – one with a white weft, another with a black weft, and both with rope-dyed [...]

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