Photo: Collage Vintage. What the hell is up with the weird sizing? How do I make them look good and not awkward?
They asked me for any wisdom about which styles were best and what they should look for. Denim destiny? I thought so.
Since then, Imparfaite was launched, and all those years of learning by experimenting have allowed us to unearth the most beautiful vintage jeans in France for you today. We decided that it would be a crime not to share with you all this knowledge acquired over the years. Knowledge kept secret until now.
This family business was created in in America to supply heavy-duty work trousers for miners, rail workers and cowboys. In time, the jean was adopted by rockers, hippies, bikers and babydolls. Not for us here at deToujours.
Photo: Courtesy of Levi's. Today, however, reissued and vintage-inspired pieces like s and Wedgies — and even authentic vintage pieces — make up a significant portion of its offering. And now, the brand is doing more than just playing catch up: It's making it possible to create vintage-looking denim to one's more-or-less exact specifications in about an hour. Top: Levi's fromBottom: New Levi's.
Yutaka Fujihara and Naoki Kawamata share a lot in common. They were both born in Japan. In school he played soccer and had one day off, Sundays, the day he reserved for visiting vintage shops.
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