Now several seasons into the surge of men’s premium denim, the lines between brands have become blurred. With hundreds of labels to choose from—DNR’s most recent Denim Directory listed 283—few names out there can claim a truly unique spin on Levi Strauss’s 134-year-old invention.
Back-pocket embroidery? Heaps of denim bear the stitches. A slim silhouette? Countless lines feature the fit. But an oversized plastic pill signifies just one possible brand inside its unusual packaging.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"