Metal Embellishment Fall 10

Metal embellishment will continue for fall 2010 as seen at fashion week's Diesel runway show in NYC. Moving from more subtle embellishments around pockets, we're seeing full-on chain fringe for a feminine rocker edge.
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Wrangler Blue Bell

Wrangler Blue Bell is not a replica label but rather a denim line inspired by history, vintage items, classic 1950s styling and Western Americana that have been remixed for today. Their website is very interesting. As you go through each look you interact in a very original way, perfect for those who get bored easily. Experience it!
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1969 BabyGap Premium Denim

Today, Gap introduced its newest collection of 1969 Premium Denim made especially for babyGap from 0-24 months. The baby denim collection is in line with the Gap's adult 1969 Premium collection, which debuted this past summer.  The collection is designed with a brand new, lightweight premium denim said by Gap to be "the most comfortable, snuggly-soft denim, giving babies a ...
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Topman Ltd

Topman Ltd is a new concept from the Topman in-house design team that launched online today. It is a more sophisticated, luxe collection with an emphasis on design, detail, fabric and finish. In line with the current classic menswear trend, the retro man look makes use of chambray and denim, as well as blends of cotton and linen. The collection ...
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The One Jean

Ex-Evisu and Levi’s designer Mark Westmoreland has produced a jean for all denim heads: a combination of vintage features from Levi’s, Lee, Boss of the Road, Stronghold and Wrangler. An exclusive 100 pairs of ‘One’ jeans will only be available from five retailers worldwide. The One brand was created out of a practical need to produce an exemplary jean - ...
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G-Star Fall/Winter 2010

We're happy to get a preview of G-Star's F/W 10 NY RAW men’s and women’s collection sketches. The collection is a fusion of denim craftsmanship, elegant tailoring and sophisticated silhouettes in vibrant colors. Comfortable silhouettes and denim finishes that include eye-catching metallic washes and treatments reflect the original aesthetic that is distinctively G-Star!
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GURU “Buskers – From Street to Style”

GURU collections are often inspired by busking and street art. Busking is a lifestyle, enlightened by the words of young Jack Kerouac's novel, which brought fascination for nomadic initiatives that later generated the travelers’ experience. Now, GURU has published the book, “Buskers – from Street to Style”: a comprehensive tribute to the history of busking and the forms of street ...
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Parasuco’s Love, Truth and Honesty

Raphael Mazzucco, known for Guess' last three campaigns, photographed Parasuco's Spring 2010 collection in Vietnam under the artistic direction of Sal Parasuco and turned it into a 200-page art book. The hardcover item will be available March 1st at Parasuco's retail stores.
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Diesel New Ad Campaign

Diesel's new ad campaign is telling you to BE STUPID. This clip explains it all, like how the world would be boring or less creative without some stupidity. Watch the video and decide for yourself if you would rather BE STUPID.
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Paris Runway / Miharayasuhiro

We usually find less denim in Paris than in Milan, but there is still great inspiration to draw from the city of lights' runway shows. Miharayasuhiro's collection included a revised grungy look with stained denim patchwork and layered cropped jeans.
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Milan Runway / D&G

D&G's F/W 10 collection revisited luxe sportswear with an "apres-ski" theme that paired jeans treated with tinted finishes with chunky knits, suede and fur. Pleated baggy jeans and design details were inspired by active sport apparel, like drawstring jean styles and zippers and stitching used on snowboard gear.
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Milan Runway / Vivienne Westwood

Vivienne Westwood's F/W 10 collection featured her usual high-waisted suspender dungarees in clean raw denim, but it's the bleached versions that brought a heritage vibe. The collection also includes jeans with metallic coating, and subtle design details, such as a low-waisted jeans with super long flys in whitened denim.
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Milan Runway / DSquared2

The Dsquared2 collection's theme shifted from hunting and camping towards Hockey Night in Canada (fights included). With a punky, edgy styling, the collection features different silhouettes: slouchy jeans, a masculine version of the skinny for men as a natural evolution of the men's denim silhouette, and of course their trademark crotch-hugging jeans. Accessorized with studded leather belts and belt loop ...
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Milan Runway / Bottega Veneta

Luxury brand Bottega Veneta injected denim into their F/W 10 collection. Jeans remain basic, with dark indigo denim showing white contrast stitching and creased or crinkled finishes. They were paired with bright double-breasted blazers and featured rolled-up cuffs that expose white socks and thick soled brogues.
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BBB Denim Expert Talk

In cooperation with BREAD & BUTTER, the Berlin daily newspaper Der Tagesspiegel and the Berlin city magazine zitty held the symposium “Stilfragen – fashion expert talk”. In a podium discussion, denim geniuses Adriano Goldschmied and François Girbaud, and the new generation of influential denim designers Jason Denham and Scott Morrison discussed what good design is, and the role that it ...
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