Cheap Monday Spring Summer 2015 Collection

September 30th, 2014 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Brands - Int'l

Alternative grunge looks , punk elements ,  huge prints are some of the key features of Cheap Monday SS’15 Collection. Already famous for their experimentation with denim, the brand pushes the envelope further with some flashy punkish elements . The  missing denim fabric is some of their pieces takes distressing and tears to another level. Grunge looks are accentuated using rips, dyes, striped socks , etchings, scribbles and more. Indigo checks is something new that we see in ...Read More

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2nd Denimsandjeans Bangladesh Show On 15-16th Oct’14

September 23rd, 2014 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Data & Figures

The second edition of the Bangladesh show is to be held at Dhaka on 15-16th Oct at Hotel Radisson, Dhaka.  The first show had received a great response with exhibitors from a number of countries and with visitors from over 300 companies joining the show. As per last edition, the show would be an invite only event . The second show shall have a mix of cool eclectic companies making possible the sourcing of denims, non-denims, related apparel and technologies from some ...Read More


Gas Denim Fall Winter 2014 Collection

September 22nd, 2014 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Brands - Int'l

Denim is once again the protagonist of the new Gas Jeans Collection, onto which all the research and the brand’s innovative drive are expressed.The theme that characterizes the denim garments designed by the brand for this season, is undoubtedly the biker-rock style of the iconic movie stars such as James Dean and Steve McQueen. The distinctive pieces have been revisited in a brand new and contemporary key and have been elaborated with treatments and innovative  processes.The ...Read More


Big John Fall Winter 2014 Lookbook

September 19th, 2014 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Brands - Int'l

Big John started their denim production in 1965 – and were the first ones to do it in Japan ! They also got the first denim fabric developed in Japan in 1972 . Based at Kojima, the denim capital of Japan, Big John continues to be focused on creating some of the best denims for their dedicated customers. Big John concentrates on all things Japanes – whether it is design, fabric or productions – as key elements of their brand.  Dark raw denim is one of the key focus , but we can ...Read More


Conscious Blue (rather Green ) Denim From H&M

September 18th, 2014 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Brands - Int'l

H&M , after dabbling with many other green initiatives , is further going green . On October 2, H&M introduces Conscious Denim, a collection with clean styling and contemporary fits, that not only uses more sustainable materials, but also more conscious processes. In a first for H&M, the washes used on its denim have been graded to assess their environmental impact, including energy and water use. The collection includes pieces for women, men and children, and will be available ...Read More


Germany – Imports of Denim Jeans | 2010-2014

September 17th, 2014 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Subscriber Reports

Germany is the largest market for denim jeans and apparel in Europe . It has a strong affiliation for jeans , specially men’s jeans , and is importing them from not only around the world but also from within EU27.  No exporter , whether outside or inside EU , can ignore the German market due to its sheer size. We will look in this report the following : a) Imports of denim jeans made into Germany from EU27 , 2010-2014 b) Imports of denim jeans made into Germany from out of EU27 , ...Read More


Levis Vintage Fall Winter 2014 Lookbook

September 16th, 2014 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Brands - Int'l

For Fall/Winter 2014, Levi’s Vintage Clothing seeks  to capture the spirit and heritage of American workwear by reproducing the fits, fabrics and details of the 70s aesthetics  and before . Following their tradition, Levi’s Vintage Clothing remains focused on their clothing lines “Orange Tab” and “Made in the USA.  This season, Levi’s Vintage Clothing decided to that their most historically treasured 501 jeans be reproduced.  The  desert background,  ...Read More

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Kapital-Peace Pilgrim FW`14

September 11th, 2014 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Brands - Int'l

Japanese craftsman brand Kapital head out to the intimidating landscapes of Mongolia for their latest Autumn/Winter 2014 catalogue. Named “Peace Pilgrim” the collection takes its inspiration from tales of the Silk Road. Its interesting to see that they use indigenous people for their shoots – giving the local , rustic flavor to their collection. A real cool picture of wing spreaded eagle on a local boy wearing rustic colors for the shoot and many others below.   To bring out ...Read More

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Calik Denim at Munich Fabric Start | FW15-16

September 9th, 2014 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in denim

At the recently held Munich Fabric Start fair, the Turkish denim company Calik presented some innovative fabrics specially designed for the German market at the Bluezone. Soft handles become one of the distinct features of the AW 15-16 collection. Based on the special requirements and tastes of the German consumers, all colored denims and indigo denims have very soft, almost caressing, cotton like touch thanks to a special R&D process developed by the Calik team and strong dimensional ...Read More


3×1 Jeans Fall Winter`14 Collection

September 5th, 2014 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Brands - Int'l

3×1 jeans create some of  the  finest denim, materials, and sewing constructions. With single needle sewing machines, hand-painted enamel buttons, and custom-made RiRi zippers from Switzerland , 3×1 always targets the best in denim resources. Each jean is designed by Scott Morrison, 3×1′s founder and designer. His 15 years of denim experience culminates in the perfectly matched fit, fabric, and finish, on every pair of  jeans. 3×1 Women ...Read More