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Edwin opens their first store in France

Last week (November 2nd) Edwin Europe celebrated the opening of their first flagship store in Paris' city centre.   After the store opening in London in 2012, Edwin continues to expand its standalone retail portfolio with its second brick and mortar opening in the 11ème Arrondissement, Paris' central shopping district. Like the debut East London location, the Edwin team looked to a local design talent to create the ...
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Nicola Formichetti Diesel Debut Collection: Diesel Tribute

SHOWstudio teams with Diesel and Nicola Formichetti on the campaign for #DIESELTRIBUTE, Formichetti’s first collection since joining the brand and a handmade homage to the archives of Diesel’s 35 year history. Over the past month, it has been impossible to avoid Diesel's presence on the Internet and social media as the Italian denim giant initiates its brand re-imagining: #DIESELREBOOT. The debut ...
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Ornamental Conifer paints the Edwin Surplus Store

As previously blogged about on DDD, Edwin-Europe continues to roll out its series of short films documenting individuals from all walks of life in their preferred Edwin cut. We're big fans of Nico "The Ornamental Conifer" here at Stylesight. We previously worked with the traditional sign painter back in February last year where we collaborated on an exclusive shoot of hand-painted denims ...
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Big John x Opening Ceremony Collaboration

While over in Tokyo, the denim team uncovered a new collaboration between Japan's Big John and US Opening Ceremony on an exclusive collection of denim goods. Long standing denim purveyor and original Japanese jeanswear brand Big John is usually associated with traditional workwear and archival goods so we were surprised to see its new collaboration with international retailer Opening  Ceremony on our trip ...
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Tokyo Denim S/S 14 Runway Highlights Pt. 2

As mentioned before Tokyo is a great place for inspiration so we decided to run two posts covering our runway highlights from last week's fashion week. Here is the continuation of our coverage. Dress Camp Now in his 3rd collection since returning as head designer at DressCamp for S/S 13, Bunker graduate Toshikazu Iwaya brings back his signature use of color, print ...
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Tokyo Denim S/S 14 Runway Highlights Pt.1

Tokyo is always a hot bed of inspiration especially when it comes to denim, and last week was their seasonal fashion week so we've been scouring our extensive image library for denim inspiration. Denim is always pretty strong in Japan so there was so much to choose from! We will be bringing you part two of our round up tomorrow. JNBY JNBY ...
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Levi’s Made + Crafted x Joanna McClure Photo Assignments

We noticed these awesome images over on the Denim Hunters blog and thought they were worth sharing. Levi's Made + Crafted launched a really interesting initiative earlier this summer called Photo Assignment: collaborating with a new and established American photographer each month, the brand gives the artist complete creative free reign to snap their M+C product however they interpret it. This ...
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Edwin Nashville with Thomas Appleton

Edwin-Europe presents the second in a series of short films documenting individuals from all walks of life in their preferred Edwin cut. The latest offering by the renowned denim brand taps Thomas Appleton, a trained stonemason wearing Edwin's Nashville jean. The film focuses on Appleton's ancient craft of letter carving and stonemasonry, showcasing the age-old skills and tools that haven't changed since ...
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Exclusive Look Inside Ksubi Kustom Studio

Aussie denim brand Ksubi celebrates the launch of its latest Ksubi Kustom denim line with an exclusive peek inside the studio of designer Pauly Bonomelli. Back in 2011 Ksubi launched "Ksubi Kustom" – a customisation service and retail line that offers shoppers a chance to personalise their Ksubi garments with made-to-order alterations. Run out of the eclectic atelier space housed within the Ksubi Ghost ...
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Edwin Autumn/Winter Campaign and MMXIII Film Launch -

Last Thursday (September 12) Edwin-Europe invited their friends and family down to their East London store to celebrate the official launch of the Autumn/Winter 2013 collection including the release of the Winter MMXIII film. We spoke to Art Director Benjamin Robinson to find out more on the film and what went down on the shoot. Following the behind-the-scenes imagery from their ...
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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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