312 posts tagged denim in ALL BLOGS


Introducing: Olaf Hussein

Stylesight sits down and talks to Olaf Hussein, the latest addition to Amsterdam's denim family. Last month Stylesight's denim team attended Amsterdam's Modefabriek where we covered Blueprint, the shows denim-dedicated room full of both international and local Dutch brands. The Netherlands and Amsterdam in particular have become Europe's hot bed for young denim design talent. The thriving denim culture in the city has given birth to a gaggle ...
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Hypebeast Presents: Nudie Jeans Gothenburg Repair Station

Online menswear editorial Hypebeast, visits Gothenburg  Sweden – the home of Nudie Jeans to take a behind-the-scenes look at their Repair Station at the denim brand's flagship store. Striving for healthier and more sustainable consumption patterns, Nudie's Repair Shop taps the brand’s award-winning Repair: Reuse: Reduce program that gives your favorite pair of Nudie Jeans a second chance. The highly skilled denim ...
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Introducing: Flying Horse Jeans

Earlier this year, London's Carnaby Street took on a new addition to their growing denim portfolio, Flying Horse, a lifestyle jeanswear brand specializing in unique indigo dyeing. While the UK is not seen as the epicenter of denim design, England and surrounding countries have given birth to some of the most progressive brands in Europe. Labels like Huit, Dawson Denim and ...
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Men’s Paris Fashion Week S/S 14 – Runway Highlights

As Paris brings Men's Fashion Week to a close, Stylesight's denim team highlights the key denim looks to emerge from the list of high-profile designers showing in the French capital. Known for more understated and sartorial takes on denim compared to its European counterparts, Paris's portfolio of designers deliver a selection of technically tailored looks with a surprisingly grown-up identity. Valentino Italian fashion house, Valentino ...
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Behind The Brand: Blue Blanket

Bianco takes and up-close and personal look at Antonio Di Battista and his two businesses Blue Blanket and WeWill research group, with two short behind the brand videos. Stylesight's denim team has been a fan of Italian denim label Blue Blanket since discovering them at the Rin Tanaka Inspiration show back in 2012. Led by Italian denim guru Antonio Di Battista, the ...
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Norse Store Interviews Thomas Bojer of Denimhunters on Raw Denim

Norse Projects highlights their selection of raw jeans with a short discussion with Denimhunters editor-in-chief Thomas Bojer. Bringing a wealth of experience from his specialist blog, Thomas offers his advice on fit, wash and general denim knowledge. Despite being one of the youngest denim blogs on the internet, Denimhunters has gained a strong cult following among indigo-lovers and menswear aficionados alike. In a short two ...
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Hood By Air Spring/Summer 2013

Amongst all the madness of the current S/S 14 menswear shows, Stylesight's denim team uncovered an inspirational presentation by New York cult label Hood By Air. While the S/S 13 show received little coverage, Stylesight wanted to revisit the collection and highlight some of the key denim pieces that didn't make the runway review. Shayne Oliver and his cult favorite menswear ...
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New Denim Design Talent: Sasu Kauppi

Central Saint Martins' graduate, Sasu Kauppi presents his  F/W 13 collection of streetwear denims inspired by Nordic black metal. Dazed Digital recently directed us towards a great new collection from young Finish designer, Sasu Kauppi. Graduating from Central Saint Martins in 2011, Sasu left the big city for the familiar snowy surroundings of Helsinki to set up his own label. Driven by a refined ...
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Yasmin Sewell Launches Beach In The East

Last weekend (May 18), was the opening of Yasmin Sewell's BEACH IN THE EAST — a temporary "Lords of Dogtown" style retail space offering a selection of unique '70s Californian skateboarder style products from today's most exciting and international designers, artists and brands. Located conveniently beneath the Stylesight London office, the SS Denim Team dropped by to speak to Yasmin on the exclusive ...
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Jacob Davis – A Moment in Denim History

As many readers know, this week marks the anniversary of the first patented riveted jean. While original blue jeans brand Levi's has been celebrating their 140 years of the 501, independent men's denim label Jacob Davis (named after the famed denim tailor who partnered with Levi's Strauss) is also keeping the spirit and memory of the jean alive through their latest ...
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Levi’s 501 – 140th Anniversary Archive Workshop with Lynn Downey

Earlier last month, Stylesight's denim team was lucky enough to be among the select group of journalists invited to meet Levi's legendary historian (Queen of the archive) Lynn Downey in London as part of Levi's 501 140th anniversary. Taking an in-depth retrospective of the iconic jean, Downey conducted the workshop with some of the rarest 501 archive pieces from the ...
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JW Anderson for Versus Versace

Last night in New York saw the launch of one of the most highly anticipated collections of the season: JW Anderson for Versus Versace. With a star-studded line-up at the launch night and a host of highly acclaimed reviews hitting the web today, the capsule collection most definitely didn't disappoint.   Following the departure of Christopher Kane in November last year, Donatella Versace was challenged ...
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Levi’s Vintage Clothing Fall/Winter 13 Lookbook -

For LVC's Fall/Winter 13 collection, the team pays tribute to two iconic eras of American style: Detroit's '60s Motown musical revolution and the West Coast's sunny '70s style.     Each season the Levi's Vintage Clothing team dips into the iconic Levi's archive, pouring through some 20,000 rare and antique artifacts, uncovering secrets of their past and then recreating them for today through faithful reproductions. ...
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New Denim Design Talent: Faustine Steinmetz -

Each summer season brings with it a new selection of young and forward thinking design graduates. Scouting the newest in denim-design, Stylesight's denim team has picked up Faustine Steinmetz and her collection of handwoven denim-inspired pieces. London's Central St Martins has always been recognized for its hotbed of young and emerging designers. Each summer the school presents a directional portfolio of design ...
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Marques Almeida Launches Menswear Line

Emerging London designers Marta Marques and Paulo Almeida have been putting out womenswear collections for over two years now, but S/S 13 marks the design duo's debut menswear outing. Portuguese designers Marta Marques and Paulo Almeida, have only a few collections under their belt, but they have already earned themselves a huge fan base with street style stars like Elena Perminova as well as rail ...
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