Fade of the Day – Rising Sun Straight Razor (3 years, 3 washes)

One year, one wash. That’s the routine for this pair of well-faded Rising Sun & Co. jeans. Today’s fade comes from reader Isaac Paul of Los Angeles who has worn this pair of Straight Razor jeans almost every day for the past [...]

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Raw Denim Sales Compendium: October 24

Denim sales come and go, which is exactly why we’ve compiled all that we could find into one, big post — a compendium, if you will. We offer this near exhaustive list every first and third Friday of the month, [...]

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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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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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