Project Show: Las Vegas Recap

Thousands of industry insiders converged upon the Las Vegas strip this past week for the handful of men’s trade shows. We made sure to see all the goodies over at Capsule and Liberty Fairs (look forward to those later this week), we were [...]

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Close Up

Civilianaire Standard Slim – Denim Review

Civilianaire is a curious case study in the realm of raw. As the progeny of Gene Montesano and Barry Perlman, the duo behind Jean Shop and Lucky Brand, it’s surprising that Civilianaire is not more known. Despite multiple brick and mortar shops and [...]

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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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Top Shops in Philadelphia to Buy Raw Denim

The city of Philadelphia can get a bad rap, but what’s often shrugged off as the home of just cheesesteaks and Rocky Balboa has undergone an amazing cultural revival in the past few years. As New York has steadily priced [...]

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HELM Boots - The Sam

HELM Boots “The Sam” – Just Released

Earlier this week, we introduced HELM Boots, a brand from Austin, Texas who have created beautiful boots which incorporate raw denim quarter panels from Raleigh Denim. Continuing their exploration of the marriage between raw denim and leather, HELM have debuted their [...]

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Raleigh Denim

Fade Friday – Raleigh Denim Originals

Raleigh Denim This week’s Fade Friday showcases one of the most well respected denim manufacturers in North America – Raleigh Denim. Led by Victor and Sarah Lytinvenko, the company is based out of Raleigh, North Carolina (hence the name) and only [...]

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