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Fade of the Day – Samurai S710xx (8 Months, 2 Washes, 4 Soaks)

Biking, frequent walks, and working at a vegan restaurant are what cooked up today’s Fade of the Day, a pair of Samurai S710xx‘s. Though they’re weighty at a solid 19 oz., Michal Rechberger has worn them devotedly for 8 months regardless of temperature. It’s resulted [...]

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Fade of the Day – Samurai S710XX 19oz (6 Months, 2 Washes, 2 Soaks)

Life has been more than a walk (and wash) on a beach for Risandi Pradipto‘s 6 month old Samurai S710XX 19oz jeans. In fact, they practically haven’t left his legs through long bike rides, walks, and boating where they were [...]

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Samurai Jeans S710BKB Black x Black Jean

A 2015 limited edition pair of jeans from Samurai goes more ninja with an all black version of their popular S710 fit. Made of a 17 oz. slubby selvedge denim, both the warp and weft are sulphur-dyed black and [...]

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Samurai S710OG 16th Anniversary Chiso – Recently Released

In celebration of their 16th anniversary, Samurai has recently released their S710OG jean. Though this year’s celebration is considerably smaller than their 15th anniversary collection, their “Chisho Model” jean is just as appealing. It comes in their 710 fit which they describe [...]

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Denimio: The Japanese Denim Retailer with Japanese Prices

Those of us who bleed indigo have often sought to purchase Japanese denim right from the source, particularly due to the lower price. This excursion has led many to come across the store Denimio. But few western denimheads have known a great [...]

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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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Fade Friday – Heavyweight Denim Competition 2 Halfway Highlights

The second ever Heavyweight Denim Competition (HWDC2) recently passed its halfway point and the results so far have been quite impressive. A record 287 individuals have put their legs to the test for the two year competition, and a [...]

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Fade Friday – Samurai Naniwa Special (1 year, 10 washes)

Even though Samurai Jeans got their start a few years later than the other Osaka brands, they’ve permanently secured a place in the denim pantheon for their combination of unique ingredients – ranging from wildly-textured loomstate selvedge denim to [...]

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Samurai S634VX-15th Musashi Model Zero Anniversary Denim

Samurai S634VX 17 Oz. “Musashi Model Zero” 15th Anniversary Denim

If there ever was a brand that loves to do limited edition releases, it’d be Samurai. Whether it’s to celebrate an anniversary or just because they want to, it seems like they are consistently releasing jeans that feature a [...]

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Samurai Jeans 25oz 15th Anniversary Denim Jacket (S552XX)

Samurai Jeans 25oz 15th Anniversary Denim Jacket (S552XX)

Surpassing their 15th year of operation, some may still scratch their head when hearing of Samurai Jeans. On one hand they are one of the most admired, respected brands in the raw denim space, but on the other they are [...]

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