Tharis Sleeps: Amazing Embroidered Denim Video

We blogged about this exciting project a couple of months ago and now its out: please take 4 minutes of your time out today to watch the first ever, totally embroidered denim music video! THRONE - 'THARSIS SLEEPS' (OFFICIAL VIDEO) from Nicos Livesey on Vimeo. The video has been produced by Nicos Livesy and his assistant director, Tom Bunker who have spent ...
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Orta F/W 2015 – 16 Capsule Collection

For Fall/Winter 2015-16, Turkish denim mill Orta expands upon its partnership with British vintage emporium The Vintage Showroom for a creative collaboration that combines the latest denim trends with the most innovative technological fabric and finishing advances. The F/W 15-16 edition of Denim by Premiere Vision delivered yet another inspirational selection of innovative denim projects. One of the most exciting collaborations came ...
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Edwin S/S 14 “North of the South” Campaign

Edwin-Europe kicks off the summer 2014 season with the release of their latest campaign, North of the South, that sees the crew hit the open road on a journey of adventure. For Edwin-Europe, their seasonal campaigns provide an extension of their brand lifestyle and highlight the labels sentiment towards authenticity. Each season, the crew along with their close friends and Edwin ...
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Introducing: The Seafarer

After sailing the denim market for the last century, vintage brand The Seafarers is relaunched for today with a debut women’s collection that showcases the labels iconic retro cuts. Earlier this week we came across a new womenswear denim brand that was launched last summer. Originally established in Brooklyn in 1900, Seafarer was the U.S. Navy’s leading supplier of bell-bottom denim work ...
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Levi’s Spikes

For S/S 14 Levi's Vintage Clothing revive the cult classic Spike collection in 3 eye popping colours.  In 1958, Levi's introduced Spikes, polished cotton pants for men and children with a fit that was inspired by a railroad spike and a color scheme taken from Jello flavors: Lemon, Lime and Orange. Perhaps a little too dazzling and bold for the era, the ...
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Marc by Marc Jacobs 2015 Resort Collection -

As the Resort 2015 collections begin to emerge, Stylesight highlights Marc by Marc Jacobs stunning Americana-inspired collection. For Resort 2015, Marc by Marc Jacobs takes a decidedly Americana route for his men's Resort 2015 diffusion collection, blending retro silhouettes with modern color blocking and fabric piecing. Last season's bold animal and camo prints are replaced with a much more sophisticated palette of raw indigo ...
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Denim By Premiere Vision: Best Dressed

Last week marked a new era for the international denim trade show Denim by Premiére Vision as the renowned fair relocated to its new home Barcelona. After 13 seasons in Paris, the show settles into the expansive Hall 8 of Fira Montuic for its 14th edition. Stylesight was there throughout the 2 days to soak up the key denim trends, industry gossip and ...
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Darn & Dusted Exhibition

Last Thursday, Darn & Dusted took over the Edwin Store London to showcase a selection of repaired clothing and fabrics. Over the past few months Stylesight has been highlighting the growing scene within Europe for traditional artisans and craftsman within the denim market. While Amsterdam is boasting indigo workshops and folky quilt specialists, East London has its own bespoke repair specialist bringing back forgotten mending ...
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Must-Watch Video: Antonio Di Battista

As you have probably noticed, we're pretty big fans of Antonio Di Battista and everything he does: from his brand Blue Blanket to his consultancy, his recent book and his extensive archive in Italy. We came across this video recently that really blew us away: this guy owns a SERIOUS amount of vintage! Antonio's worked in the denim industry for about ...
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Martelli x Diesel x AMFI x Denim School x Candiani

The other week, while we were at the Amsterdam Kingpins show, an inventive collaboration caught our eye between the Amsterdam Fashion Institute (AMFI), the House of Denim school, Diesel, leading Italian laundry, Martelli, and leading Italian mill, Candiani. The project involved six students from both AMFI and House of Denim School with different specializations: Design, Management and Branding, to create a new ...
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Kiko x Opening Ceremony S/S 14: Denim Dream

Japanese Beauty Kiko Mizuhara has collaborated yet again with Opening Ceremony for S/S 14. We love Kiko Mizuhara; she has amazing style and is a real denim dream who's always rocking the best denim looks. Her collaboration with Opening Ceremony has been pretty successful over the last couple of seasons, especially the infamous Pizza pieces as sported by Beyoncé so we were excited ...
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Christophe Lemaire Spring/Summer 2014

French designer, Christophe Lemaire's latest summer collection presents denim in a new and refined aesthetic. Earlier this month we highlighted Phillip Lim's female capsule collection of muted denim shades and clean silhouettes that present the fabric in a new polished light. We recently came across a similar collection for men, from Parisian designer and artistic director of Hermés, Christophe Lemaire. For ...
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Introducing: Indigo People

Born out of the love of traditional craftsmanship and natural indigo, Dutch accessory brand, Indigo People are sharing their passion with the world with their collection of hand-spun and dyed scarves. For S/S 14, the fashion market has been awash with indigo shades. From denim, to apparel and accessories, brands are introducing a variety of print and dye techniques that reference a host ...
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Indigo Hand Dye in Pakistan: Artistic Fabric Mills

As you know, last week we were in Amsterdam at the Kingpins trade show and whist there, we learned about a fascinating indigo dye story that captured our attention. There is a magic in the act of putting cloth in hand and hand in indigo that inspires those who work with denim, but we hear time and again about the difficulties ...
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Journal de Nîmes Nº10 – Amsterdam The City of Blue

As the dust settles over Amsterdam after the successful launch of Denim Days, we take a look through the pages of Tenue de Nîmes 10th issue of Journal de Nîmes that highlights their proud indigo city. "Is Amsterdam the jeans capital of Europe?" is the opening line of the latest issue of Tenue de Nîmes publication series, Journal de Nîmes. For ...
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