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Heavily Textured, Lightly Worn
In the pursuit of innovation we have created
our latest achievement in denim. The idea for Selvedge Air was born out of the
love for old vintage denim and the need for comfort. We wanted to introduce a
denim that had the look and feel of a 15oz denim but one felt light and very
comfortable when worn. After a very long development process with a highly
capable mill in Japan, we were finally able to make this vision a reality.
Instead of using the usual 3 X 1 weave of standard denim, we implemented a 5 x 1 weave. This creates a denim with a higher surface thread count but a lower overall thread count, making it lighter and still durable. The low tension yarns and loose denim weave contribute to
the thicker look of the denim while maintaining its light feel. The overall
result is a vintage textured denim that looks like heavy weight and feels like
98% COTTON/2% POLYURETHANE
4-Way stretch selvedge denim
Made in USA
Model is 6'2" and wearing a size 32.
Our premium denim is inspired by the classic vintage blue jean. Our Premium Japanese 4-Way Stretch Selvedge denim story starts in Japan where our fabric is developed at one of the oldest denim mills. We blend a unique 4 way stretch material with selvedge denim to create a specific amount of stretch and comfort you wouldn’t typically get with selvedge denim. This 360 degree of stretch gives the wearer comfort from every angle no matter what they are doing.
Our 4-Way Stretch selvedge fabric is weaved using vintage shuttle looms. Rolls of denim fabric are then brought into our workshop in Los Angeles where each pair goes through a 60 to 90 day process of cut, sew, washing and testing. With 4 fits available in multiple weights (see fit guide) and washes, the style options are endless.