Jen Brown

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Kiriko Tsubaki and Shibori Selvedge Denim

Mar 10, 2015 | New Releases | by David Shuck <br>Comments<p><b>Dawn Yanagihara</b> began <b>Kiriko</b> some three years ago with the goal of keeping vintage Japanese …

Model Breakfasts

Champagne cocktails are over, the latest model trend on Instagram is less about glam nights with the A-list and more early morning fuel at home. Some …

Breakfast

From Gigi to American Psycho

Those lacking resolution inspiration this weekend need look no further than their own film collections—classic movies offer plenty in the way of lessons learned, especially when it comes to beauty. Through makeover montages, transformation scenes, and quippy quotes, our favorite characters remind …

Japan Blue JB0416 Jazz Nep Denim

Dec 31, 2014 | New Releases | by Gerald Ortiz <br>Comments<p>Tired of that regular old indigo dyed denim? Neither are we. But if you’re the type of denim …

The Video Roundup: December 2014

Dec 30, 2014 | Weekly Rundown | by David Shuck <br>Comments<p><i>There’s a ton of great stuff out there. And, while we would love to cover it all, we thought</i> …

The Most Popular Content on Denimhunters

Ooops, something went wrong 🙁<p>This is really embarrassing; the page or blog post you’re looking for doesn’t exist anymore.<p>But, before you surf on, …

Nap, Inc. - Entrepreneurship Crafted in Okayama

Nap, Inc. – Entrepreneurship Crafted in Okayama<p>Sep 29, 2014 | Brand Profiles | by Kevin Steinberger <br>Comments<p>There are many reasons why we love denim: …

Gorgeous Wooden Table Built Using Only Hand Tools

So, what do you get your significant other for your 20-year anniversary? Traditionally, it’s usually something made from porcelain or platinum like dinnerware or jewelry. If you’re a craftsman like Chris (from Chop With Chris fame), you build an incredible dining room table made from reclaimed wood …

Designtex, the Fabric Manufacturer with a Pulse - Dwell

The American contract market is dominated by a few key players: Herman Miller, Knoll, Steelcase, Allsteel, and Haworth. Far from being stuffy purveyors of office equipment, these brands made a lasting impact on both productivity in the workplace and comfort in the home—thanks in no small part to …

Dining Rooms

Less, But Better | Principles of Good Design.

Dieter Rams never needed his own company.<p>Throughout his career, Rams brought Braun and Vitsoe to the forefront of modern design, becoming a household …

The Green Carpet Challenge

Behind the Vans Boom

More than a fashion trend, Vans has maintained double-digit growth for 19 consecutive quarters. BoF speaks to Kevin Bailey, president of the action …

Kim Hastreiter: 'I Saw This Whole World of Music, Art and Fashion Colliding.'

Too hip to be a doyenne, Paper magazine’s iconic, bespectacled co-founder and co-editor-in-chief presides over New York’s art and fashion scene with …

Pete Searson of Tellason: Denim Innovation Interview

Pete Searson of Tellason: Denim Innovation Pt. 4<p>Aug 30, 2014 | Interviews | by Jon Dalley <br>Comments<p>This marks our fourth installment in our series on …

Know Your Twills - 3x1, 2x1, and Plain Weave

Know Your Twills – 3×1, 2×1, and Plain Weave<p>Aug 26, 2014 | 101 Primers | by Austin Bryant <br>Comments<p>Here at <b>Heddels</b> we’ve gone over subjects like bar …

Norman Russell Denim - An Amalgam of Americana

Norman Russell Denim – An Amalgam of Americana<p>Aug 18, 2014 | Brand Profiles | by Gerald Ortiz <br>Comments<p>American-made goods are making its way back …

A Visual Alphabet-Dictionary of Unusual Words

As a lover of language and words, especially obscure and endangered words, I was instantly besotted with Project Twins’ visual interpretations of unusual words, originally exhibited at the MadArt Gallery Dublin during DesignWeek 2011.<p>Some of the designs are available as prints in the Project Twins …

A True American Craft: Handsewn Shoes.

It’s hardly a recent revelation that the pieces that define “American style,” are so rarely produced in this country anymore. If you’re reading this …

Op-Ed | Reshoring Garment Manufacturing is Viable and Scalable

There is a real opportunity to rebuild local manufacturing in a commercially viable and scalable way, argues Janice Wang.<p><b>LONDON, United Kingdom —</b> In …

For Chris Gelinas, Going Slow Keeps Him Steady

Set to present his third CG by Chris Gelinas collection at New York Fashion Week, the Canadian-born, New York-based designer speaks to BoF on how …

Week in Review | Local Manufacturing, WGSN, Private Equity, Chris Gelinas, Áslaug Magnúsdóttir

BoF editor-in-chief Imran Amed recaps the week in the business of fashion.<p><b>LONDON, United Kingdom</b> <b>—</b> A few weeks ago, we posted a provocative Op-Ed by …

Cult Menswear Brand John Elliott + Co Grows on Its Own Terms

John Elliot and Aaron Lavee have managed to grow an initial investment of $30,000 into a fledgling business that’s set to generate revenues in the …

069 : Andrew Chen : Denim Entrepreneur

*Pivot / Career Changer* Andrew Chen Entrepreneur Fashion Podcast Retail<p>After college Andrew had no plan for his career and became an IT consultant. …

Tasha Ong on Prologue Profiles

047 : Tasha Ong : Personal Styling Entrepreneur<p>Entrepreneur Fashion Podcast Styling Tasha Ong<p>In lieu of college, Tasha worked for her family’s …

EDM Duo Epoch Rises Creates LED Wall as Awesome as Their Music

When most think of electronic dance music (EDM), flashy lights are sure to come to mind. Electronic music duo Epoch Rises went a step further and designed an interactive LED panel that responds to music as it’s played. Get your old school rave bracelets out of the freezer – this is about to get …

Photographer Captures Her Facebook Friends in Their Homes - Dwell

On New Year’s Eve, 2010, Maine-based photographer Tanja Hollander sat in her apartment, handwriting a letter to a friend deployed in Afghanistan; instant-messaging a friend in Jakarta; and perusing the status updates of her 636 Facebook friends. It made her think about friendship and intimacy in …

Social Media

NYC Market Week SS15 Recap Pt. 2 - The Brands

NYC Market Week SS15 Recap Pt. 2 – The Brands<p>Jul 29, 2014 | Events | by David Shuck <br>Comments<p>Welcome to Part II of our continuing coverage of Market …

Mohsin Sajid of Endrime: Denim Innovation Pt. 2

Jul 24, 2014 | Interviews | by Jon Dalley <br>Comments<p>We’re embarking on a series which explores the nature of doing something different in our little …