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Review 18: Proper Cloth’s Awesome Japanese Low-twist Heavy Flannel

Review 18: Proper Cloth’s Awesome Japanese Low-twist Heavy Flannel

It’s undeniably winter in the Midwest. However, despite the 60 degree Christmas day, it is abundantly clear that cold weather is here for the duration, and for that reason, I am undoubtedly grateful for heavy flannels. This year I acquired some essentials missing from my wardrobe but was caught off-guard by an unconsidered source in the market, Proper Cloth.

Review 17: United Overalls Co. ED-1

Review 17: United Overalls Co. ED-1

English pride is undoubtedly entrenched in their textile production as well. Admittedly, when I think about the British Isles and textiles, my brain goes to The Aran Isles and woolen sweaters so masterfully crafted that they are more wearable art than warm, fuzzy jumpers. To the same extent, I regard Scottland in the same vein. However, I never once considered Selvedge Denim and England in the same thought. Enter United Overalls.

Review 16: Ultra-Heavy Flannels

Review 16: Ultra-Heavy Flannels

Flannels! Every guy has one, or two or twenty. But what sets these shirts apart from all the others? The colorful patterns, the soft brushed cotton, or the warmth they provide while still being a staple in almost everyone’s wardrobe? 

Review 14: AW Selvedge George Raw

Review 14: AW Selvedge George Raw

Make way for AW Selvedge, the incoming freshman Selvedge brand made with comfort, style, and athletes in mind. In March, I posted an interview with Andre Williams, owners of AW Selvedge, and learned a hell of a lot about the brand. If you didn’t get the chance to read the interview, AW Selvedge is the brainchild of former NFL Runningback (NY Giants/SD Chargers) Andrew Williams.

FEMALES OF FADE: Harue Jules Takagish, AN INDIGO INVITATIONAL CONTENDER SERIES

FEMALES OF FADE: Harue Jules Takagish, AN INDIGO INVITATIONAL CONTENDER SERIES

Our third installment of Females of Fade takes us out of the US to Japan. Japan is one of the world’s oldest and largest raw denim hubs, producing some of the most beautiful fabrics and artisans. If you are participating in the Indigo Invitational, I would be surprised if you haven’t seen today’s subject leading the way for female faders and taking the community by storm.