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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Tokyo: New Store, Doobies

During our recent trip to Tokyo, we discovered a great selection of new and interesting stores to inspire denim designers and enthusiasts. Walking around the back streets of Harajuku, (the road parallel and behind the infamous "Ber Ber Jin Street", to be precise) we came across an amusingly-named, and thoroughly awesome store called Doobies. Doobies only opened at the beginning of ...
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Tokyo: Anachronorm S/S 14 Presentation

As we've already mentioned, we've just got back from Tokyo, where we spent the week visiting showrooms and stores, street shooting and gathering denim inspiration for the coming seasons. We stopped by Balance in Nakameguro to check out Anachronorm's S/S 14 presentation, which was full of inspirational garments, surfaces and items. The brand tapped their usual workwear aesthetic, exploring functional aprons, ...
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Tokyo: Warehouse x Heller’s Cafe

The DDD has been a little bit quiet over the last few days; this is because we've been out in Tokyo street-shooting, researching and soaking up the indigo inspiration. On Tuesday of last week, we flew into Tokyo at 10 am and went straight to the Warehouse x Heller's Cafe presentation in Ebisu, in a bid to fend off our ...
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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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Paris Women’s S/S 14 Runway Highlights Pt. 2

Stylesight continues its denim coverage from the runway shows during Paris fashion week: Balmain For S/S 14 Balmain creative director Olivier Rousteing looked back to the house's signature intense beading, exploring a more casual and sporty edge with denim. Relaxed silhouettes like quilted bombers were teamed with slouchy track pants, denim overalls and sweatshirts. Rouseing injected a touch of glitz and rich ...
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Paris Women’s S/S 14 Runway Highlights

The final shows in Paris (Oct 2nd) marked the closure to the Spring/Summer 2014 Fashion Week schedule. The city boasted a denim-packed schedule with jeanswear themes appearing on almost every major catwalk from Chanel to Vuitton that showed the relevance and versatility of the fabric. Here, Stylesight rounds up the key denim looks to emerge from the runways. Junya Watanabe Junya Watanabe ...
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Introducing: Atelier Tossijn

Koen Tossijn, owner of Atelier Tossijn, is bringing a polished edge to Amsterdam's growing denim community with his custom made-to-measure jeans.   There is no mistaking the growing importance of tailored clothing for the contemporary denim market. From runway to retail, designers have been looking to make their stake on the sartorial trend, embracing the rugged wardrobe essential in a more polished and ...
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G-Star RAW Launches F/W 13 Multimedia Campaign -

Dutch denim purveyors G-Star RAW launches into Fall/Winter 13 with another high octane multimedia campaign featuring some big and unexpected names. Each season G-Star raisees the bar for their campaigns, bringing together a mix of high profile photographers, new faces and most recently, stunning new CGI movies to celebrate their passion for denim. F/W 13 sees the brand take an unexpected ...
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Kapital Kojima SOHO Store Opening

Legendary Japanese denim empire Kapital celebrates the grand opening of their new flagship store in Setouchi Kojima. Last month (September 15th) Kapital opened its doors to its newest and largest retail outlet to date. Like the previous Blue Hands store, the new location in Setouchi remains at the core of the Kojima denim community and the heart of Kapital's craftsmanship. Previously ...
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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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Studio Visit: Endrime Denim

Earlier this week the Stylesight Denim team headed over to the design studio of Mohsin Sajid's Endrime to take a close look at the newly launched label. Located in the neighbouring Whitechapel district in East London, we were given a guided tour through Mohsin's extensive vintage collections and design archive. ENDRIME® AW13 - DEBUT from ENDRIME on Vimeo. Earlier this year we introduced ...
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Milan Women’s S/S 14 Runway Highlights

Intricate embellishments, vivacious prints and textured surfaces were some of the key denim trends to emerge during the S/S 14 round of Milan Fashion Week. Here Stylesight highlights the key designers to showcase these directional denim looks during the six days of catwalks.  Versace For S/S 14, Donatella Versace let her rock 'n' roll heart run free, looking to the world of hard rock ...
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