G-Star Raw London Flagship

This morning, the Stylesight Denim team headed over to the exciting opening of the G-Star Raw flagship store on Oxford Street. G-star already has quite a large presence in London but they decided to open a flagship store that hosts both men's and women's collections on the iconic Oxford Street. We were given a guided tour through the uniquely designed ...
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Winter Sports and Performance denims

Winter is in full swing and it got us thinking about how hard it is to keep warm but also how hard it is get our denim fix during this cold weather. But recently on our travels and visits to various trade shows we have come across some interesting innovations within the denim world that are changing the way we ...
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Kapital Sailor Ninja Spring 14 Lookbook

Always a denim treat at the Stylesight office, Kapital have released their latest SS14 lookbook, Sailor Ninja. Kapital's lookbooks have gained a cult following amongst the denim community with their all inspiring handcrafted denims and idiosyncratic approach to their seasonal themes. Much of the success has been down photographer, Eric Kvatek’s brilliant eye that partners so well with the overall Kapital vibe: eccentric, ...
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Clea Lala x Levis Collaboration

Levi's has called on the talent of the young Parisian designer and embroiderer Clea Lala for an animation of customization in the Levi's flagship store on the Champs Elysées. From now through December 27, the brand exclusively offers a range of customized denim jackets for both men and women, hand-embroidered live in the store. The limited-edition line is handmade and signed ...
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Journal de Nîmes Nº9 – The 5 Year Anniversary issue

The good folks over at Tenue de Nîmes are proud to announce the release of their 10th Journal de Nîmes this month with The 5 Year Anniversary issue. Many of our readers will be familiar with Tenue de Nîmes publication series, Journal de Nîmes. The paper was first released back in 2008 as an outlet for the guys at the Amsterdam denim boutique to educate friends ...
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Introducing Denim Heads: No Kipple

We are always on the look out to discover new denim e-tailers, online communities, and websites. We came across No Kipple over on Denimhunters.com the other week and found the interview and their philosophy really fascinating. Gavin and Jonathan's story immediately jumped out at us: their geeky and enthusiastic denim ethos and love for high quality and low volume products were an inspiration. Their knowledge ...
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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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