Appetite for Deconstruction

Having appeared alongside Kate Moss in a Calvin Klein Jeans ad, Royal Trux vocalist Jennifer Herrema is no stranger to the world of fashion. The songstress-cum-indie style icon has teamed up with Volcom Brand Jeans for a line of denim with handcrafted deconstruction, patches and foxtails galore for the F/W 10 season. The label also released a trailer in which ...
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Blogroll

Another week, another uber-chic collection of denim in action from the world’s best street and personal style blogs. From left: Hanneli, Garance Doré and Stil in Berlin. Clockwise from left: Stylesight,  Jak & Jil, Lookbook.nu and Lookbook.nu. Clockwise from left: Loobook.nu, Stockholm Streetstyle and SRC783. Thumbnail image: KnightCat.
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Inside Out

Sydney native Kassandra Scardino celebrates the arts, music, design and Mother Earth with her line of reversible jeans, The Other Side. The unisex collection for fall may appear to be a basic indigo-hued denim range, however the inside reveals a rock n’ roll edge with green metallic plaid (Anti Kilt), deep blue tie-dye (Wet Dreams) and lustrous red dungarees (Red ...
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Web Wares

Keeping up with the spring’s hottest trend, the Web is abuzz with new denim-centric commerce. Net-a-Porter launched a new Denim Boutique complete with a fit guide, care tips, a timeline titled “JEANeology”, and an “Indigo Girls” editorial featuring looks from Acne, D&G, Ksubi and Carven. Not to be outdone, the U.K.’s My-Wardrobe.com introduced the Denim Bar, which offers a style guide, denim ...
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On The Plus Side

Denim has been surfacing in every major magazine, but this week, we’re showing you the independent fashion rags that have picked up on the blue jeans craze. Arena Homme + Summer/Autumn 2010 presents a cowboy-approved editorial entitled, “West 65.” Models Ryan Mertz, Sid Ellisdon, Pete Bolton and Baptiste Demay posed for Angelo Pennetta wearing a rich combination of leather, suede and ...
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Supreme x Vans

Supreme and Vans are releasing another set of kicks for the S/S 10 season. The styles - the Era and the Sk8-Hi Mid – both feature custom bleached denim uppers, and the latter boasts suede detailing. The new collection will land at the American Supreme locales (in-store and online) on May 27th, followed by the Japanese outposts on May 29th.
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Blogroll

We’re showing you the best denim looks of the week from the world’s top street style sites. From left: The Sartorialist, Garance Doré and Stylesight Clockwise from left: Altamira, Jak & Jil, Planet Awesome Kid and Lookbook From left: Streetpeeper, Hanneli and Mr. Newton
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Bum Wrap

Attention parents: your baby changing station just got a lot cooler thanks to Huggies’ Jeans Diaper. Yes, you heard correctly. Shaped like the Little Movers Diapers series, the limited edition collection will only be on sale during June and July. So, moms and dads of the world, we suggest you shore up your dungaree diaper reserve this summer, because even ...
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Paint Job

Polo Jeans Co. Ralph Lauren asked 50 up-and-coming European artists to customize large stars made of denim for the brand’s Art Stars project. While the Stars and Stripes were the fundamental inspiration, the finished products showcase every medium from hand-painted comic book superheroes and screen-printing to graffiti and textile layering. The stars will be only display in Polo Jeans Co. ...
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TEXTILE Elizabeth and James

As previously reported, twin tycoons Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen have launched a denim offshoot collection this spring called TEXTILE Elizabeth and James. The designing duo took inspiration from Seventies rock icons for the three distinct styles, with the "Joni," a high waisted, cropped flare; the "Jimi," a bell bottom with distressed details; and the "Stevie," a soft, casual button-fly jean. ...
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The Art of Denim

Vogue Germany is showing some major denim love with the May 2010 issue. Beyond the Victoria Beckham cover, readers can gorge on a wealth of the season’s denim styles. For starters, the rag’s “Stoff-Art” (Fabric Art) editorial features model Catherine McNeil wearing one-off pieces designed exclusively for Vogue Germany by the likes of Ralph Lauren, Diesel, Pepe Jeans and Calvin Klein. ...
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Jeremyville x Anti-Sweden Denim Collaboration

Art meets denim in a collaboration between Jeremyville and Anti Sweden Denim, the denim label from Norwegian-based design agency ANTI. Jeremyville is an artist known for his collaborations with possibly more than 1,000 other artists, celebrities, and well-known international brands. A denim collector himself, this project came naturally. The edition is limited to 666 black jeans only, and features special ...
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Bespoken F/W 10

Savile Row meets rock and roll for Bespoken's lookbook inspiration for F/W 10. The label is not a denim label, but worth looking at as it is based on the current dressing down trend mixing denim with classic tailored pieces. The actual name of the brand comes from the English term, which in old England referred to tailored clothing made ...
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PRPS F/W 10

PRPS's look book for F/W 10 gives us a peek at the direction the brand is taking for its Men's collection for fall. Mending details mixing indigo and ecru denim or denim on an army shirt silhouette are very interesting, as well as the Navajo print overshirt!
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Fujito F/W 2010

Go Fujito's  signature denim label, Fujito, is based on Japanese craftsmanship. His F/W 10 collection is named "Nikolai" and features light wash and raw denim offered in relaxed five pocket and trouser silhouettes. The Russian-influenced styling plays around basic knit hoodies, plaid and chambray shirts, as well as wool and nylon jackets.
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