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Should I Really Wait Six Months To Wash My Jeans? <em>Denim Lore with Kiya Bazani, Part One</em>

May 8, 2013

Should I Really Wait Six Months To Wash My Jeans? Denim Lore With Kiya Bazani, Part One

Jesse’s excerpt from Marc Maron’s hilarious NYT article yesterday coincidentally comes just a day before I finished my interview with Kiya…

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The Onion: Bizarre Assemblage Of Shapes Visible Through Area Man's Pockets

March 19, 2013

The Onion: Bizarre Assemblage Of Shapes Visible Through Area Man’s Pockets

The Onion: Bizarre Assemblage Of Shapes Visible Through Area Man’s Pockets

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DIY: Denim Jacket

February 5, 2013

DIY: Denim Jacket

Trent over at Survival of the Fittist posted about this denim jacket a few days ago. And while it’s a…

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Kickstarter of Interest: Gustin denim

January 14, 2013

Kickstarter Of Interest: Gustin Denim

Last week a Kickstarter project came to our attention from the team at Gustin, who is offering their denim at wholesale…

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It’s On Sale: Gap selvedge denim

January 8, 2013

It’s On Sale: Gap Selvedge Denim

If you’ve been looking for affordable selvedge denim, then Gap would be worth a look right now. Use code 24HOURS…

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The Centraal Museum in Utrecht, Netherlands

November 26, 2012

The Centraal Museum In Utrecht, Netherlands

The Centraal Museum in Utrecht, Netherlands just opened a fascinating-looking exhibit on the history of blue jeans. It traces their…

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the value of plain old Levi’s 501s

August 17, 2012

The Value Of Plain Old Levi’s 501s

The Silentist on the value of plain old Levi’s 501s.

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Check out this three-day series of events on all things denim

July 26, 2012

Check Out This Three-day Series Of Events On All Things Denim

If you happen to live in the Bay Area, check out this three-day series of events on all things denim….

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Jack/Knife Japanese Grey Cast Selvedge Denim

December 11, 2011

Jack/Knife Japanese Grey Cast Selvedge Denim

jackknifeoutfitters: Jack/Knife Japanese Grey Cast Selvedge Denim. Our friend Gus of the excellent tumblog abitofcolor tells us he just paid…

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Mike Hodis

December 10, 2011

Mike Hodis

I just stopped by to visit our old friend Mike Hodis at his new Rising Sun store in Eagle Rock,…

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My Recommendation for Jeans: 3sixteens

August 24, 2011

My Recommendation For Jeans: 3sixteens

APCs tend to be the standard recommendation for people looking to get their first pair of quality jeans. In my…

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It’s On Sale

July 17, 2011

It’s On Sale

Gap Selvage Standard Fit Jeans These are a one-wash jean, so there’s no need to soak, they’ve already been shrunk….

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The cost of a domestically-produced pair of premium blue jeans

July 7, 2011

The Cost Of A Domestically-produced Pair Of Premium Blue Jeans

The Wall Street Journal has an interesting article on the cost of a domestically-produced pair of premium blue jeans. Ignore…

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You’re too old to be wearing all that denim.

June 20, 2011

You’re Too Old To Be Wearing All That Denim.

You’re too old to be wearing all that denim. It is not hip. Larry David to Jay Leno

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Levi’s latest fit for men: The Ex-Girlfriend Jean

February 8, 2011

Levi’s Latest Fit For Men: The Ex-Girlfriend Jean

thesilentist: Levi’s latest fit for men: The Ex-Girlfriend Jean — OK, now these hipsters are just fucking with us. I…

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