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Shanna McKinnon
New York, NY
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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 4 days ago 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 5 days ago 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 6 days ago 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 7 days ago 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 7 days ago 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
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Current/Elliott The Denim Tee $178 If a denim button-down is the cool chick that can make herself at home anywhere in any situation, than a denim t-shirt is her hip young protege'. While the t-shirt doesn't have the versatility of... Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Alchemy Blues, that's the theme for fall of Scotch & Soda's mens denim line Amsterdams Blauw. Alchemy as in earth, wind and fire. Seems far-fetched to create a theme around the classical elements for denim, but when I read the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2014 at DenimHunt
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It's been a while since I've walked into an Urban Outfitters, but I think a trip may be in order. Between the Twerk Jean and this latest revelation, I think I've been missing out. Well, almost missing out -Waven is... Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2014 at DenimHunt
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UNIF Twerk Jean $119 Ever since I saw someone last spring walking around the city in pair of jeans similar to this I've wanted a pair. I already know what you're thinking. Well, why didn't you just go ahead and... Continue reading
Posted Jul 25, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Campaign images from Kendall & Kylie for PacSun Ever have that moment when you feel like you're the last one to know? Last night, when I found out that Kendell and Kylie Jenner launched a collection for PacSun I began... Continue reading
Posted Jul 25, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Charlotte Gainsbourg modeling her capsule collection for Current/Elliott It's been a while since I've heard any exciting news about Current/Elliott. At one point the only time I read about the two founders Emily and Meritt was when they were doing... Continue reading
Posted Jul 25, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Speaking of Christmas trees in July, here it is! (see First Look: American Eagle Holiday 2014). Aerie for American Eagle continues to offer cute lingerie and sleepwear in fun colors and prints. For Holiday, bras and panties are packed inside... Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2014 at DenimHunt
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It was festive in the American Eagle showroom yesterday where Holiday 2014 was on display. Have you ever seen a Christmas tree in July? It's an unusual experience to say the least, but fitting with the winter wonderland spirit of... Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2014 at DenimHunt