Since I posted the first ‘what’s on Instagram,’ I’ve saved a lot of posts. These are my favourite favourites 😄
@sirjoms has quickly built a name for himself in the denim community on Instagram with his beautiful shots of his faded Iron Heart jeans, Red Wing boots, and Filson bags. Here’s the story behind the feed.
The A/W 2015 Copenhagen Shows Had Some Great Denim On Offer Like Berlin, the Copenhagen trade show scene was seeing quite a bit of change this time around. Gallery in Forum was replaced by something that actually looked like an art gallery and the CIFF Raven, Øksnehallen and Terminal 2 had come back to life as the Revolver show. Our editor-in-chief reports. Eat Dust Goes 70s on us For A/W 2015, the Belgium biker fashionistas return to denim. Their focus has been elsewhere for the past few seasons, but with this collection marking their 5th anniversary, they wanted to get back to their roots. Inspiration obviously comes from the 70s, but Rob and Keith also had the Oscar-winning Cohen brothers movie No Country For Old Men in mind when they sat at the drawing board. The 13.5 oz. denim for the 70s-theme is made by Collect. For the first season, it’s only available in their new bootcut fit. The denim is also available in their Sherpa vest and worker jacket. All denims and a few of the shirting fabrics are Japanese while the rest is Portuguese. Eat Dust have all of their garments made in Portugal (by Portuguese nationals); something they’re proud of. Livid Jeans Blow Us Away With Awesome Tops Our Norwegian brothers are taking giant leaps each season. Basically, they haven’t changed their winning recipe of classic shirts, jackets, and jeans, they’ve just added even more exotic spices. Most shirting fabrics are narrow loom and many are from Nihon Menpu in Japan. They’ve also done some great jackets with a 100% British wool fabric made by Abraham Moon and Sons that have been waxed and bonded with a layer of Teflon. For jeans, the A/W 2015 retail collection will see the launch of a new slim straight fit, the Jone.…
In Berlin this summer we saw some breaking of conventions of the kind of accessories a denimhead should and shouldn’t wear. Learn more in this report.