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Shanna McKinnon
New York, NY
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From Levi Strauss & Co "Unzipped" Yours truly of course! It's such an honor to be included on a list compiled by Levi's who undoubtedly is the trailblazer of the blue jean. Although I don't often cover my own personal... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at DenimHunt
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J Brand "Jake" in Gothic $198 With the boyfriend jean becoming more of a mainstay, I think it's time to switch it up a bit, don't you? This lightly washed black version from J Brand is the perfect transitional look... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at DenimHunt
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The "Scratch Jean" by ISKO as part of their Spring 2015 denim innovations display at the Gansevoort Penthouse Many of you have probably never heard of ISKO, but if you have more than a few jeans in your closet you're... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2014 at DenimHunt
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NYDJ's Spring 2015 collection displayed in the penthouse of the London Hotel While some choose sides in the denim vs yoga pants debate NYDJ is trying to bring us the best of both worlds as it expands it's offerings beyond... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2014 at DenimHunt
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GUESS's Spring 2015 collection on display in their NYC showroom GUESS has gone for clear themes this year when presenting their collections and to great effect. This season's theme was inspired by traditional Japan and was in stark contrast to... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2014 at DenimHunt
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American Eagle's Spring 2015 collection on display in their New York City showroom Market month is in full swing, but I finally have a lull in the rush to and from showrooms to update you on everything I've seen, starting... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Can you guess who my style inspiration was for these two looks? #Cotton24hours Cotton Incorporated's annual 24 Hour Runway show, in partnership with People Magazine, is just around the corner. With 1440 looks, countless brands and a model a minute... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2014 at DenimHunt
@denimhuntdotcom writer Shanna shares her back to school style secrets! Check out her 24 Days of Stories' cotton moment on TheFabricOfOurLives.com! #Cotton24Hours #jeans #backtoschool A photo posted by Cotton (@discover_cotton) on Oct 10, 2014 at 1:48pm PDT Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Cat Footwear CAT as in Caterpiller as in the construction equipment has been on an epic rebranding mission that kicked off last spring with a runway show in Brooklyn Navy Yard featuring their workwear-inspired street shoes (see CAT Footwear's Night... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2014 at DenimHunt
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J Brand x Rob Pruitt "620 mid-rise skinny" in black/grey released hem and red/purple, blue/green dégradé colorways When art and fashion collide it is a glorious thing and when that collision occurs with denim, it is truly magnificent. Contrary to... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2014 at DenimHunt
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DL1961 is going to make you fall in love with the skinny jean again Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2014 at DenimHunt
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As hard as we may try, we can no longer deny that the weather is getting cooler. Sad face, sad face, sad face. The worst part is that it's that in-between weather where during the day it's too hot for... Continue reading
Posted Oct 8, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Gap #DressNormal Tumblr Unless you've been living under a rock, you've probably already seen the ads for Gap's new #DressNormal campaign. The anti-peacocking, normcore-friendly slogan is perfect for the brand that made khakis cool in an era that millennials would... Continue reading
Posted Oct 7, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Wear it till you smell it and win $1000 from Cult of Individuality in their dirty jeans contest. Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2014 at DenimHunt
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Paige Denim Jimmy Jimmy Skinny - Nico Blue Galaxy $239 I'm pretty certain that this Paige Denim jean is going to be your new favorite jean. If not then at least your new favorite look, because it is definitely mine.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2014 at DenimHunt
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G I R L by Pharrell Williams x COMME des GARÇONS Can we officially declare 2014 'The Year of Pharrell? Yes, lets, because he is everywhere and his new venture will make his domination of all things that make us... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2014 at DenimHunt
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True Religion #BeSoBold Video I have it on good authority that True Religion is about to make a comeback. Actually, I saw it in a video. A video where an incredibly hot guy bursts through a door followed by his... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2014 at DenimHunt
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James Jeans' "James Twiggy Dancer" Sport denim is officially the new normal. James Jeans is the latest brand to come out with their own version of the hybrid jean -a crossover between the basic jean and athletic wear. The seamless... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2014 at DenimHunt
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J. Crew 3x1 collection Jenna Lyons, the best thing to happen to J. Crew since J. Crew, announced last month that there would be several collaborations included in the brand's lineup this season -one of which is a partnership with... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2014 at DenimHunt
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DSquared2 opens its first US flagship on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills Continue reading
Posted Sep 17, 2014 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 Sep 16, 2014 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 Sep 15, 2014 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