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Shanna McKinnon
New York, NY
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DSquared2 opens its first US flagship on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at DenimHunt
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Diesel Black Gold Spring 2015 Apple raised eyebrows when they recruited executives from luxury brands Burberry and Yves Saint Laurent for various positions. Although it's fairly common for tech brands to pair up with luxury brands, this was the first,... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at DenimHunt
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Texture is a unique and underrated way to add interest to an outfit, especially when wearing solid colors. That's why I am all about the line and dot fringe details on this jean jacket and denim dress from Pixie Market.... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at DenimHunt
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left to right: Josie Natori, Alexandre Herchcovitch, Karen Walker, Tia Cibani Click below to see what denim creations designers are sending down the runways this season. READ MORE... TRENCH COAT a'la Mode Alexandre Herchcovitch, Josie Natori, Ostwald Helgason, The Row... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2014 at DenimHunt
It's hard not to find humor in this whole idea that denim is dying (see Denim is Not Dead). It becomes even more ridiculous when Kylie Jenner wears two different voluminous denim tunics, that are gorgeous I might add, and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2014 at DenimHunt
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DL1961 ACTIVEX Jeans are available at Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, Bloomingdales and DL1961.com DL1961 recently embarked on their first foray into the childrens' denim market by launching a performance denim collection called ACTIVEX. Intentional or not, the timing of the launch... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Asos Mom Shorts $54.17 I know, summer's almost over. The keyword here is almost because we still have plenty of days of shorts and sandals weather left. Asos Mom Shorts at less than $60 are a great end of summer... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Is it just me or is Aaron Paul even hotter now than when Breaking Bad was at it's peak? With a spectacular pull at this year's Emmys that came after the season finale, clearly this guy is gearing up to... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Anyone that follows me on instagram knows that I am a Converse fiend. Though I don't take pictures of them as much as I just talk about them because no one seems to like seeing pictures of my beat up... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Lee Jeans 125th Anniversary Rider Jacket and Cowboy Pant by Donwan Harrell Before I go into the details of the collection I must first openly apologize to Lee Jeans. I apologize because I loved you back in the day. That... Continue reading
Posted Aug 28, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Kat Weltch in NYDJ Karmin Patched Skinny $140 Need some inspiration on how to wear patchwork jeans? Well look no further. Artist Kat Weltch kills it in this sporty feminist mashup that pairs NYDJ's kneepatch jeans with dad's cast-off baseball... Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Nail Foiling vs Julep Nail Color Lately, I've been wanting to experiment with nail foiling. I stumbled upon the peculiar nail art process while searching for cuticle remover on Amazon. I'm always up for trying new things and after discovering... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2014 at DenimHunt
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FRAME DENIM "Le High" pencil skirt $235 Net-a-Porter When Rihanna wore a denim pencil skirt last year with a denim shirt, denim baseball cap and nude shoes, I was conflicted about it. Fast forward to the present and I realize... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2014 at DenimHunt
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While I perused the booths at MAGIC, Project, Liberty and the countless other fashion tradeshows that were going on in Vegas last week, reports were circulating in the media that jeans are on the decline. As I read through them,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Blank NYC Denim Sweatpants $50.30 Denim sweatpants. I didn't think I would ever see the day. And if I did see the day, I definitely didn't think I would like it. I mean, yeah, Diesel has the Jogg Jeans which... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2014 at DenimHunt
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images from DL1961 fall 2014 Denim, leather and leather-like looks dominate the DL1961 Fall campaign. Missing are the boyfriend, slim-straights and crops which they do have. Instead they chose sleek silhouettes in the form of the basic skinny and buttoned-up... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Imagine being able to get a new t-shirt just by spraying it on. I know what you're thinking, because I was thinking the same thing -it's probably nothing more than heavy duty body paint that you wouldn't dare wear out... Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2014 at DenimHunt
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This is the Buscemi. Take a good long look at it. Finished. Okay. Now let me tell you little more about it. Former stockbroker Jon Buscemi, creator of the sneaker (obvi), along with his partners purposely limited production to create... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Whenever I talk about Wrangler, I always want to announce "this is not America's Wrangler", because what they sell everywhere else is so much trendier. Wrangler Australia's Spring/Summer 2014 lookbook is amazing and no it's not late. Remember seasons run... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2014 at DenimHunt
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RE/DUN relaxed straight and straight skinny This is the third time in a matter of days in which I've talked about recycled jeans. That leads me to believe there's a movement or trend emerging in which old jeans are repurposed... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Moleskine Pop up shop at the Old Street Underground If you haven't tried a Moleskine notebook yet, you do not know what your missing. I don't know what it is about Moleskine. Seriously, what it is that makes them so... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2014 at DenimHunt
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RE/DUN relaxed straight and straight skinny This is the third time in a matter of days in which I've talked about recycled jeans. That leads me to believe there's a movement or trend emerging in which old jeans are repurposed... Continue reading
Posted Jul 30, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Rialto Jean Project repurposes vintage jeans for a good cause There's been a growing trend among entrepreneurs in varying industries to incorporate philanthropy into the mission of their startups and it's always amazing to see the creative ways in which... Continue reading
Posted Jul 30, 2014 at DenimHunt
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American Eagle Outfitters Made in the USA t-shirt Summer's not over yet and there are a few more music festivals to go. The two year old Budweiser Made in America music fest is at the tail end of the season... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Spanx Signature and Slim-X jeans retail for $148 Shapewear powerhouse Spanx has entered the denim market with a line of jeans based off of their popular slimming technology. To say that this is an unusual move for a company that... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2014 at DenimHunt