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It’s been monthes now that I’m roaming around those jeans. Let’s talk about the brand first. Rogue Territory is a Californian jeansmaker which creates quality denim pieces caring not only about materials but also about construction. We can highly consider them as a typical 20th century clothing company ran by passionate people about denim, workwear… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
PNLDR was launched in May 2010 as a member’s only flash sales online shop. It is owned by Karmaloop so their limited-time sales are often about premium streewear brands such as 10 Deep, Crooks & Castles, Black Scale, Obey… I even stumbled upon Naked & Famous there once! Today “Plunder”, as it should be pronounced,… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
I’ve just found those very particular denim shorts at Garment Quarter. They come from the brand Unconditional which is a British designer hafway between casual wear and luxury. Multiple zipped pockets are giving the piece a nasty look. Cut-off legs reinforce this impression. The only thing we could dislike is a too loud tag from… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Nudie the Swedish jeansmaker has just published his SS11 lookbook. Looks are presented in a very urban area, with their spearhead fabric : denim. From raw to washed, from shirts to trousers, they’ve created such nice silhouettes this season. For my part, the nicest one is a total denim look (pic 21), albeit I don’t… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Today, I’d like to focus on a brand called Allevol. Even though it was founded in the UK (in 2005), the brand is highly marked with Japanese denim culture. As a witness, a page of their website is dedicated to the story of denim in Japan. Such a brand must make quality products. Proof with… Read more1 validationandno comment yet for this article.
Here is the Pretty Green version of a classic denim jacket. They’ve called it the ‘western’. The jacket features a dyed indigo color (which means it will never get unwashed), some contrasting stiching, a single flat pocket, and embossed buttons. I guess denim jackets are quite ideal for mid seasons, this one is an option…. Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
In few years, the 511 has become a classic fit from Levi’s. Slightly slimmer than a 501, either not skinny, the cut could fit any morphology of any age. The jeans come this year with lots of new colorways among which this light blue rigid one, really inspiring spring to me. All this reallly confirms… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Inspired from Kung-Fun and Tai-Chi, Bagua slippers could be considered as hybrid shoes : light and comfortable at the same time, ideal to hang out on your sofa like outside, and with a really particular design. Kind of a new concept for men. Till now, they were devoid of laces, but their recently thought about… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
French label Bleu de Paname keeps the same line of action for spring 2011. They only present blue coloured pieces, mixing chambray, cotton, denim and twill fabrics. Quite apropriate for such a name. This year’s theme is based on a Parisian gang style called “Apache”, dating from a historic period : “La Belle Epoque”. Those… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Simple pieces are most of the time cooler than sophisticated ones. That’s even more true when we’re talking about denim jackets. You sometimes have to leave it in your wardrobe during years, bring it out again will be ok this season. We all agree to call the denim jacket an essential, if you’ve got to… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.