Fifthrequisite Jeans – Thai Raw Denim

“Eat, Drink, Sleep, Sex”, those are the four main needs of a human being according to Thai raw denim brand Fifthrequisite. There is, however, another requirement; a fifth requisite, if you will. And that is the need to wear really [...]

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Today’s fade isn’t one you’ll see on here just any day: it’s a pair of Fake Levi’s 501xx from Thailand that could give any “real” pair of raw denim a run for its money. Reader Andrew Anthony picked up this pair at the Chatuchak [...]

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Fade of the Day – The Flat Head 3002 (1 year, 2 washes, 1 soak)

Thailand comes through yet again with today’s fade of the day from Thanaputpon Wiwatwarayot. He’s worn his The Flat Head 3002s for one year with several washes and that classic TFH fade is already showing strong. See more pics on his Instagram. Details [...]

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Fade of the Day – The Flat Head 1001 (10 months, 2 washes, 3 soaks)

The brass knuckle fades keep on rolling on Fade of the Day with this pair of The Flat Head 1001s from Thai fader Tharaphong Khamvanet. Details Name: The Flat Head 1001 Fabric: Unsanforized 100% cotton Japanese selvedge denim Weight: 16oz. Fit: Slim straight Unique [...]

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Fade of the Day – The Flat Head 7002W Shirt (6 months, 0 washes)

Thai denim warrior nong33 is at it again with some amazing fades on a western shirt from The Flat Head. He’s worn this top for six months and no washes thus far. Details Name: The Flat Head 7002W Shirt Fabric: 100% cotton [...]

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Fade Friday – Crossover Denim Chennai (6 months, 1 wash)

Thailand, man. Thailand. It does things to a pair of jeans, as does our perennial Southeast Asian fader nong33. Nong bought this pair of Crossover Denim Chennai’s at Pronto’s Siam Square location in December of 2013 and wore them every single day for six [...]

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Fade Friday – Fullcount & Co. 2737 Jacket (9 months, 1 soak, 1 wash)

Fading a pair of raw denim jeans to grail status often takes years of dedication, forgoing washes, and near daily wear. Fading a jacket usually takes even longer–it’s not worn as much, there’s not as much stress or friction. Not [...]

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Chnanon “Dan” Sachdev of Pronto Denim – Exclusive Interview

Unbeknownst to many occidental denim fans, Thailand’s Pronto Denim has quickly become what might be the most successful raw denim store in the world. With many stores throughout Bangkok and Chiang Mai, Pronto quickly emerged as the heart of [...]

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Iron Heart x Pronto 25oz Collaboration (PIH2DC) - Just Released

Iron Heart x Pronto 25oz Collaboration (PIH2DC) – Just Released

Two weeks ago, denim brands, retailers, and enthusiasts from all around the globe swarmed Bangkok, Thailand for this year’s 2013 Pronto Denim Carnival. If organizing the event wasn’t enough for hosts, Pronto Denim, the Bangkok retailer also use [...]

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The 2013 Pronto Denim Carnival in Bangkok, Thailand – Re-Cap

Unbeknownst to many occidental denimheads, Thailand has become a centre of raw denim culture over the past seven years or so. There are at least two large online communities – Soul IV Street and Selvedge Forum – as well as a handful [...]

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