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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Colombia Denim Imports – May/June`14

September 4th, 2014 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Subscriber Reports

  Further to our last report on the imports of  denim in Colombia in the first quarter of 2014, we are here giving details about the imports of denim fabrics in May/June 2014. The report will consist The main buyers of denim who imported denim in this period. The approx idea of quantities that they bought. Average prices at which they  bought. The countries from where such purchases were done.  Contact details of the buyers. Supplier countries – the top countries ...Read More

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Cheap Monday Fall Winter 2014 Collection

August 27th, 2014 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Brands - Int'l

The opposing youth are eager for change, and the conflict between the playful and serious has been an inspiration for the prints as well as the denim  collection. Raw, heavy denim and inverted denim are prominent throughout the collection. Texture is important with crinkled jersey, fleece, leatherette, pleated chiffon and jersey as well as clear sequins on knits, flannel, denim and jersey.  There is a clean seriousness to the look with more sombre colours. A faux knot detail is used ...Read More

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AG Jeans Fall Winter 2014 Collection

August 15th, 2014 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Brands - Int'l

AG Jeans brings out the Fall ‘14 collection with few new innovative fabric concepts.The Contour 360 provides the latest in four way stretch technology to provide great flexibility and comfort.  The Digital Luxe Denim for women brings out the effects of used jeans with the usage of special printing looks on soft sateen fabrics. A mix of colors with indigo , super darks and laser treatments are other highlights of the collection.Daria Werbowy – the Canadian model – has been used for ...Read More

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