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Cuffing Selvedge Denim

Five Essential Ways to Cuff Your Raw Denim Jeans!

Cuffing your raw denim seems simple, right. Wrong! There are a few things to remember before you make that first roll and Rope Dye’s here to help! So, you have your new jeans. They fit you perfectly in the waist, through the thigh, down through the knee but they are about 5 inches too long […]


The First Soak. The Essential First Step in Your New Jeans.

The first soak is a crucial first step when it comes to your brand new selvedge denim jeans. Find out how and why! This is going to come with really quite a lot of disagreement from the raw denim community at large. But 99% the hardcore denimheads I know, insist that this is essential in […]


Exclusive Interview: Per Fredriksson of C.O.F. Studio

I can’t think of a better lifestyle than hanging around with my friends and creating garments. This is exactly what Per Fredriksson had done with C.O.F Studio. It’s a Circle Of Friends. The denim thing, as much as it’s about the sick fades and the latest neppy denim out of that obscure mill in Japan. Its […]


New Release: The Pants Range by Benzak Denim Developers

What happens when a die-hard denim designer turns his attention to designing trousers? Lennaert over at Benzak Denim Developers certainly knows his jeans. And over the past few seasons has expanded his collection with a great range of T’s, Hoodies, Sweats as well as accessories from his “Benzak and Friends” range. It’s indigo, but not […]


New Release from Ginew: “WE WALK TOGETHER” Blanket Lined HERITAGE COAT

Teaming up with the archetype blanket mill, Pendleton, Ginew brings their Native American Heritage to bear on their latest release. Our friends over in Portland, Ginew just dropped something very cool. G-who? Ok, you’re right. Sorry, I have not caught you up on these guys before. Ginew is just one of these brands where you […]

Pure Blue Japan Trade Show

Great Jeans, Behind the Scenes: Selvedge Run Trade Show

A few weeks back we brought you an insight into the fashion trade show. We discussed their importance in the industry, what goes on behind the closed doors and why they are essential to getting you good jeans. But we did promise to take you behind the scenes during the Berlin fashion week. Matt headed […]


ULLAC, the Denim Brand Doing it Differently: Exclusive Interview!

Two fabric tubes, a theft and a meeting a huge Finnish dude in a McDonald’s carpark. It’s an unlikely start to this fascinating brand. It is a compelling concept Gavin, Chris and Kyle of ULLAC have. Or perhaps the concept is not the key to this brand. It is the execution. They have a direct to […]


Heddels x PF Flyers Mercury All American sneakers. They are out of this world

Heddels and PF Flyers join forces to create a seriously cool limited-edition addition to your shoe rack. All the details are on Rope Dye.


A Decade Of DENHAM: The 10 Year Anniversary Book from the Jean Maker

Denham the Jean Maker turns 10 this year. They celebrate by looking back on the last 10 years with a book documenting the journey so far.


What is a Fashion Trade Show and why is it Essential to getting you Good Jeans

The fashion trade show is an entity regarded with some mystique, we go behind the curtain to discover what it’s all about. January’s here and what does that mean? Fashion Week! Twice a year brands, buyers, press and all other sorts of industry professionals, a gather together for any number of Fashion Weeks. You’ve got […]