While some wear their jeans raw and unwashed, most prefer to buy jeans that’re already soft and have that faded lived-in look. Pre-washing makes that possible. But it has some disadvantages too.
This article is the last in the series about buying jeans. Learn how you can extend the time you can enjoy your jeans, save money, and lower your environmental footprint. All by repairing your jeans!
This final episode of my “how denim is made” series discusses how the two kinds of fabric finishes impact the way denim looks and behaves. The trick is to use this knowledge to your advance a make it part of the story you tell.
Just before my first book, Blue Blooded, was published, I met with Kristian Keller from Soundvenue, a Danish music and pop culture magazine, to talk about what it’s like to be a denim enthusiast and, now, an author.
Find out why I always wear raw denim. Discover the three things I love the most about denim. And read my rant about why the Japanese make great jeans.