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Shanna McKinnon
New York, NY
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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 yesterday 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
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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 Frame Denim's denim pencil skirt is a must-have you needed in your closet like yesterday. Rihanna, Beyonce and Kim K have all worn it and although their personal styles differ dramatically, they... 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