Fade of the Day – Pure Blue Japan xx-011 (1 Year, 4 Washes, 1 Soak)

We love a good Pure Blue Japan submission and these are no exception. Ian Lyu from South Korea has worn these for a year and if you’re wondering how he got them to look like they do, its simple– he just [...]

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Fade of the Day – Pure Blue Japan xx-020 (4 Months, 1 Wash, 4 Soaks)

What better way is there to start college than with a pair of crispy raw jeans? Today’s submission comes to us from Seean Kim of Maryland who wore this pair of Pure Blue Japan xx-020‘s walking several miles a day running [...]

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Fade of the Day – Pure Blue Japan Deep Indigo Jacket (10 Months, 1 Wash)

This submission couldn’t have been better-timed now that fall is just around the corner. This deep indigo jacket by Pure Blue Japan is a wardrobe staple and Edwin Song understands that. Edward wore this jacket camping, hiking, and just on [...]

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Loopwheeled Hoodies – Five Plus One

Five Plus One is our weekly series of buyer’s guides. We pick a specific category and dig up five great options along with one that’s a little outside the norm. Before being indoctrinated into the cult of raw denim, the [...]

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

Today we present to you a pair of Pure Blue Japan XX-011‘s submitted to us by Josh Hicke of Toronto, Ontario. The XX-011 are made of a 13.5 oz. denim and are actually cut from the same pattern as the Blue in Green [...]

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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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