Don’t expect Riley’s new denim line, shipping to retailers this month, to veer into streetwear anytime soon.
Riley, the casual contemporary label known for its hybrids of vintage and modern fashions, signed designer Carl Jones as the line’s licensee and manufacturer earlier this year. But Jones, whose roots are deep in streetwear and hip-hop — he worked on labels including Jones Juke Joint and Cross Colours— said he’s taking his cues from Riley’s quirky sensibilities.
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