FrenchTrotters Denim Collection Crafted in Paris

On our recent trip to Paris we found further appreciation for the Parisian-based concept store FrenchTrotters and their new collection "crafted in Paris." The French have a strong affiliation to denim. The word "denim" was born from the city of Nîmes in France where the sturdy workwear fabric was originally made. But while jeanswear has made its way across continents all over the world, many French ...
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Introducing: Road To Awe

New LA womenswear brand Road to Awe shows why the west coast remains the hotbed for premium denim. With only one collection under their belt and Holiday 13 due to drop soon, designers Eli Azran and David Rimokh of Road to Awe (RtA) have already made their mark on the premium denim market with their collection of sensual designs that marry feminine silhouettes ...
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Scott Morrison’s 3×1 Partners with ISKO

As the dust settles over the slew of industry launches at Denim by PV last week, Turkish denim producer ISKO announces its new partnership with 3x1, the luxury denim boutique by Scott Morrison. As one of the worldwide leaders in denim production, ISKO is constantly striving to raise the bar in the industry. The mill is well known for working on projects, collaborations  ...
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Denim By Premiére Vision Highlight: S/S 15

Last week Denim by Premiére Vision closed its doors to the 13th edition and the final show in Paris as it prepares for its relocation to Barcelona. As the dust settles over the French capital, Stylesight's denim team highlights the key industry news, showcases and denim trends from the show. Much excitement was in the air at the S/S 15 edition of ...
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Exclusive Video Interview with Jason Denham Pt. 2

In the second part of Stylesight's interview with Jason Denham we highlight Denham's approach to sustainability. For F/W 13, the brand released its "Italian Laundry" collection that offers a number of eco-friendly wash techniques like ozone and laser finishing. In this short film, Jason discusses the advantages of these processes and how the denim market is adapting to sustainability today.
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M.I.A. x Versus Versace

Musician M.I.A. has joined creative forces with Italian fashion powerhouse Versace to create an exclusive 19-piece capsule collection inspired fake Versace sold on the streets in London.  Since the departure of Christopher Kane in November 2011, Donatella Versace has been busy revamping the image of Versace's punked-up younger sister, Versus.  Earlier this year she tapped London-based designer JW Anderson and French cagoule brand K-Way to create capsule collections for Versus, the first in ...
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Coast-Wide Collaborative Collection with POP studios

Coast-Wide is a trademark California-based company that has been manufacturing and designing chambray shirts for over 70 years. But they recently caught our attention at the August Las Vegas trade shows, where they  joined forces with the artistic team at the Pencil on Paper studios to interpret and design a limited run collection. Coast-Wide wanted to inject something fresh and new ...
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Indigo Tumblr Time!

So this week, you might have noticed that our Stylesight Tumblr is looking beautifully blue – inspired by our recent denim trip to Japan. Stylesight Tumblr: Blue & Blush We have been inspired by shibori, batik and indigo craft, and brands such as Kapital (of course), Remi Relief, Paul Smith Red Ear, Saltwater Cowboy and many more; this has led us to ...
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São Paulo Denim Fall/Winter 2014 Runway Highlights -

Stylesight continues its highlights from the runways collections at the South American Fall/Winter 2014 shows; this week showcasing the key denim looks from Sao Paulo. Ellus As one of São Paulo's most recognized designers Ellus consistently provides directional collections season-on-season. For fall, denim provided a foundation for much of the collection appearing in a variety of tones and textures. Glossy raw indigos gave ...
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Visvim’s Indigo Camping Trailer

Earlier this month, Japanese label Visvim initiated a new project that cult followers of the brand will gush about. Famed street style photographer Tommy Ton was on hand to capture all that went down at Visvim's Indigo Camping Trailer event. Japanese label Visvim is known for its wabi-sabi approach to design but designer Hiroki Nakamura took his vintage and rustic-inspired aesthetic to a new level this ...
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New Denim Design Talent: Rita Canto

The Stylesight denim team is always on the lookout for new and emerging design talent so we were happy to discover Middlesex graduate, Rita Canto this summer. Denim has been the go-to surface for a lot of London graduates over the past few seasons, with young designers looking to the rugged fabric to experiment their budding designs. So far we've highlighted Sasu ...
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Exclusive Video Interview with Jason Denham

Built on an obsession with tradition, quality and a philosophy of "the truth is in the detail", Amsterdam-based denim label Denham has grown to become one of the most progressive and respected labels in the industry. Stylesight sat down with the visionary Jason Denham to highlight the success behind the brand. Earlier this summer the Stylesight denim team was invited to sit down ...
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Rio de Janeiro Denim F/W 14 Runway Highlights -

Last week Rio de Janeiro kicked off the Fall/Winter 14 fashion calendar with its growing roster of emerging designers. With its growing portfolio of emerging talent, the city has become the key Brazilian and Latin American fashion weeks to grab international attention from the fashion media. Known for its denim heavy collections, Stylesight highlights the key looks from this up and coming ...
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We Love: The Italian Job

Earlier this year at Kingpins trade show, we got talking to the guys over at Garmon Chemicals, who have recently set up a new segment to their company called "The Italian Job". We were really impressed with their innovative finishing processes and forward-thinking technology... and of course, with over 25 years experience in the industry, they are a force to be ...
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Levi’s® x HYPEBEAST Denim Canvas Project

Hypebeast X Levi's denim canvas project aims to intersect two unique creatives each with an unwavering passion, whether it be fashion, art or design. Having never met before, the guys at Levi's have asked two creative talents to engage in a lively collaboration to customize an iconic Levi's piece in this unique project in association with Hypebeast. Their first pairing is with artist ...
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