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Naked and Famous Denim Teases New Super Heavy Weight Denim

Heavy weight denim lovers rejoiced June 27th when Naked and Famous Denim posted an Instagram photo of an ultra thick leather patch, far thicker than the patch currently used on the 32oz weird guy. The post included a caption that read: This would lead most people to believe that at the very least Naked and […]

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Guides

Your first pair of Heavy Denim

Buying your first pair of heavy denim isn’t as easy as walking to your local Levi’s and walking out with a pair. We have put this guide together so that you can avoid disappointment and not have to immediately buy a new pair. But don’t fear, if you follow these simple steps you should enjoy […]

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Heavy Denim Kings

Heavy Denim King: ironheartfadez

We start off the Heavy Denim Kings interview series with a true hardcore fader,┬áironheartfadez. In this article he compares and contrasts his two favorite denims, the Iron Heart 21 and 25oz. Name: Adam Glinsky IG Account: ironheartfadez Country: USA Style: Classic & Chill How many pairs of heavy denim do you own? 7 How long […]

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Samurai Jean’s 20th Anniversary

  It seems like only yesterday Samurai Jeans was having their 15th anniversary, but five years later they are back for their 20th with a solid heavy weight line up. Samurai are known for their top-notch quality and are considered one of the best Japanese denim companies, this year is no exception. Their 20th anniversary […]

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Guides

Heavy Weight Denim Manufacturers

To help new comers and veterans a like have compiled a list of manufacturers that carry or have carried heavy denim products. Please keep in mind that heavy denim products are usually made in limited quantities so some of these brands may not have stock or no longer list heavy denim products. Not all of […]

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5 Heavy Denim Myths

1. Heavy denim is hard to wear Many people consider heavy denim an uncomfortable hard to wear fabric. However, this is not true, heavy denim ranges from 18oz to 32oz+ making many options of weights to choose from. A 18-20oz pair would not be that big of a difference from a standard 16oz raw denim […]

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Guide: How to Wash Heavy Denim

Many people are confused about how to wash raw denim. This is very understandable as there are many people out who give different advice on how to (or not to) wash raw denim. However heavy weight denim is a different beast and may need different treatment than your average raw denim.   Step 1: Turn […]

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