Rising Sun & Co Spring Summer Lookbook 2014

Rising Sun & Co SS 14 Exclusive Lookbook Sneak Peek

Jeansmaker Mike Hodis and his team at Rising Sun & Co. have been pushing the envelope with historically inspired designs and innovative details for going on ten years now. For their Spring/Summer ’14 collection they’re proud to introduce a new raw denim [...]

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The Momotaro x Massdrop Mixup

One of Massdrop’s potential jean drops If you think vintage label Momotaro for $170.00 sounds too good to be true, you’re right. But that was almost the reality for almost 200 users of the group buy website, Massdrop, before Momotaro shut down the deal. Massdrop is [...]

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Rising Sun & Co. Packer Two Tone Vest – Just Released

Mike Hodis and his team at Rising Sun & Co. have been busy lately. In the last few months, they’ve regularly released products every couple weeks that continues to show off their affinity for vintage workwear, but updating [...]

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Rising Sun & Co. Cattleman Jacket, Spade Denim – New Releases

Rising Sun & Co. is best known for creating clothes that are unapologetic in blending together vintage stylings, modern cuts, and other details to create unique pieces that are distinctively theirs. With the end of 2013 and beginning of [...]

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New York Trade Show Recap – Capsule Man and Liberty Fairs

About a month before New York Fashion Week comes Trade Show week, where brands have a chance to show off their latest collection to a host of buyers and press for the upcoming seasonal cycle. Two of the largest of the [...]

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Denim Bruin 2013

Denim Bruin 2013 Tradeshow In San Francisco, CA

When you put on an event that celebrates American-made denim and workwear goods in the heart of San Francisco – the birth place of American workwear – you’re bound to see all the heavy weights break out the best of the [...]

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Bread & Butter Connect Summer 2013 – The Denim Showcase III

This is the third and last report from the Bread & Butter event in Berlin, Germany (for our previous instalments, see part I and part II). This time we will run the rule over a [...]

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Rising Sun & Co. Machinist Cap

Rising Sun & Co. Machinist Cap Indigo Selvedge – Just Released

While most of the attention when it comes to raw and selvedge denim is on jeans and jackets, it’s becoming more common to see the fabric being used in bags, shoes, and other accessories. Rising Sun & Co. are known [...]

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Rising Sun & Co. Denim Apron

Rising Sun & Co. Denim Apron – Review

Rising Sun & Co. Denim Apron – Review Wearing work wear means getting dirty. Back before Julia Child, an apron wasn’t a symbol of domesticity but rather of work that had so much grime and muck that even your jeans [...]

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Top Shops To Buy Raw Denim In LA

Top Shops in Los Angeles (LA) to Buy Raw Denim

Los Angeles may inspire images of sun-baked palm trees, endless traffic, and gaudy Hollywood glamour but the SoCal city has much more to offer. The fact that the West Coast is closest to Japanese fabrics, that Downtown LA is currently [...]

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Rising Sun & Co. Straight Razor Denim – Review

When you reach the upper echelons of denim ($300+) it’s not so much about which jeans are objectively better or worse but what brand’s vision might fit your personal taste the best. It’s pretty much all good, just all slightly [...]

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Rising Sun & Co. Grand Re-Opening – Raw Denim Event

In the Los Angeles neighborhood of Eagle Rock, there’s a portal to a bygone era of America. An era where all the men sport mustaches, clothing only comes in varying shades of indigo, and everything was made in the U.S. [...]

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