Tellason Denim

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The Tellason Holiday Packages

By most accounts, 2015 has been a good year for most people - unless you play or manage the Los Angeles Dodgers organization (sorry citizens of L.A., …

Just Added: Hickory Striped Lined Coverall Jacket

We’ve long been fans of what is called “railroad stripe” or “hickory stripe” fabrics. However, we always found pants or shirts and jackets made from …

Brand Spotlight

For the past three years, we've had the privilege to have Manifattura Ceccarelli as our brand ambassador representing Tellason in the great country …

Our Classic Sherpa Lined Jean Jacket

With colder weather upon us, we aim to add a little extra heat in the lives of our customers out there. For immediate delivery, we have taken our …

Denim Production Timeline: How Our Raw Denim Jeans Are Made

Cleaning<p>It all starts at a cotton farm, where cotton is picked and fed through a cotton gin. After all the seeds are removed from the cotton, the …

New from Japan: Black Selvage Denim

We’ve been searching for a consistent supplier of high-quality heavyweight black selvage denim for years. On a recent trip to Japan, we found it! …

Now Added: Our Twill Shirt Collection

Reinventing the wheel isn’t always the best course of action. Especially when it come shirts and jeans. Fit is paramount and making a change just for …

Warm Up To Our Zip Front Coat

I’ve only ever had one vintage piece of clothing. It is not only the funky smell of antique apparel that has turned me off, but also the fact that …

Why You Should Recycle Your Jeans

The average American throws away 65 pounds of clothes every year. 1 This amount of garbage (just from clothes alone) takes up 126 million cubic yards …

Sanforized vs. Unsanforized Denim

What is sanforized denim?<p>Sanforized denim has been stretched, fixed and shrunk in length at the mill. This is done in order to reduce the amount of …

Our Family of Clampdown Shirts

Our Clampdown work shirt has been a staple in our line since we introduced it three years ago. Originally, it was made in 10.5 raw selvage Cone Mills …

The Story of John Graham Mellor

It is the winter of 2008. We sat inside Tony’s home with the bright idea of creating a new denim company. Not that the world needed one but we knew …

Now Featuring

There are certain things that a man must have in his closet. These items have no expiration date. No shelf life. This small selection of goods could …

Meet Our One-Of-A-Kind Striped Shirt

When Cone Mills presented a new collection of 100% cotton shirting fabric to us recently, one style jumped out at us – a beautiful <b>indigo and white</b> …

The History and Future of our Cramerton Chinos

In the Fall of 1983, without knowing each other, Pete Searson and Tony Patella packed their bags and headed south to San Diego State University. High …

(Re)Introducing Our Pocket Tee

The list of iconic items in a man’s closet can be as short or long as you want it to be. There are still some out there that consider shopping to be …

Indigo Dyed Crew Socks

The main thrust of Tellason has, and always will be, to make staple items in a man’s closet that are made locally using the best manufacturing …

5 Ways To Cuff Your Raw Denim

When it comes to raw denim, the way you wear them can say a lot about you and your personality. Denim can be worn as-is for a more traditional look, …

4 Signs To Wash Your Raw Denim

Odor<p>The only way to properly remove odor from jeans is to wash them. We recommend turning the jeans inside out and washing in cold water (either by …

The Secret To Washing Raw Denim

The Internet is full of recommendations and “rules” with regard to how, and if, one should wash their raw denim jeans. Many opinions are put forth by …

Best Ways To Break In Your Raw Denim

The process of breaking in a new pair of raw denim takes time, as rigid denim requires time to soften and mold to your body. Of course, the best way …

Guide to Removing Denim Stains

When it comes to raw denim, the indigo color can easily rub off and stain any surface it comes in contact with, especially when it gets damp from …

How and Why To Soak Your Raw Denim

All denim is either sanforized (pre-shrunk) or unsanforized (in its raw cotton state). Soaking either type, if you choose to do it, has its benefits …

Clothing

Why Banning Sandblasting Is Not Solving Anything

Supply and demand is a concept we live and breath by in the fashion industry, as production is heavily impacted by popular trends. As a result, the …

The Chemical Concerns in Denim Manufacturing

The mass manufacturing of clothing is a hot topic in terms of workers’ rights and safety. In terms of mass-producing blue jeans, the process can be …