Japanese_denim_2 Today’s Thursday Styles leaves the team at DenimHunt shrugging our shoulders and going "huh? hasn’t this already happened?" Of course we love denim and will always be on the look-out for the latest and greatest, but are the couture-like techniques of Japan’s most sought after denim lables new news? Perhaps we’re being snobs.

What do you think? Is Japense denim old news or are you still coveting Evisu’s painted pockets and RMC’s woodblocked pockets? Leading us to another topic–where are your favorite jeans from?

Out Levi-ing Levi Strauss by Guy Trebay (NYT)

Photo : Torin Boyd