Coveted : Evisu Made in Japan No.1 Special Lot 2000

Despite the current popularity of raw denim it is still rare to see a perfectly worn in pair. My friend Ramon has worn these Evisu No.1 Special Lot 2000 jeans heavily for over two years and this is the result. Beautiful honeycombs, even whispering and a sun bleached indigo fade that pre-washed jeans could never … Read more

Coveted : Number (N)ine T-shirt Collection

My friend Joey Keefer is former designer at Robert Geller and a close friend of mine. One of the stand-outs from his years purchasing designer menswear pieces is the collection of Number (N)ine T-shirts he has amassed. Takahiro Miyashita is one his design inspirations and it is no wonder considering their shared love of American … Read more

Coveted : Undercover SCAB jeans

The Spring/Summer 2003 ‘SCAB’ collection of Undercover by Jun Takahashi is regarded by many fashion purists as one of his seminal works. I do not think that these jeans are from the original SCAB collection but rather they reference some of details and patterns from that collection. These jeans are surprisingly lightweight and are fabricated … Read more

Coveted : Unisex Undercover / Undercoverism FW08 ‘Perfecto’ Calf-Leather Bag

Coveted is a regular feature where I introduce rare pieces that I own or come across. This Undercover/Undercoverism unisex leather bag has a design inspired by “Perfecto” style leather rider jackets. It comes in a fantastic buttery calf-leather and is lined with maroon corduroy and cupro. A rare accessory from the FW08 collection ‘Unreal Real … Read more

Coveted – Weekly Covet : Visvim Social Structure 101 Jacket and shirt

For this weekly covet I am featuring the Visvim Social Structure shirt and jacket. I have been a fan of raw denim for quite some time because I do enjoy the process of my jeans slowly fading and evolving over time. However in the transition from summer to fall, a comfortable wash trumps everything. The … Read more