Originally Posted by ringring
Legler in Italy has gone. Closed well over a year ago. I think a lot of the know-how was bought up by LGM, the Moroccan denim mill - who make splendid rope dyed denim.
Ah, althought I'm sorry to hear it, that makes sense - I was told a couple of weeks ago that the new washed models use Cone, too. And here it is, on the loom...
Edit: current LVC Europe line has most washed jeans made in Turkey with the aforementioned Cone fabric, but the some of the pricier versions are US-made and distressed.