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Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by knucks, Oct 24, 2006.

  1. knucks

    knucks Senior member

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    I want to purchase some jeans. Possibly low-rise, w/ a straight fit, maybe a slight bootcut. I started looking at Cheap Monday, but heard they are are cheap and well, aren't low rise.

    Any other ideas for some raw jeans that are unheard of for around $100 or less?
     


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    Uniqlo, hardly anyone has heard of them overhere. Have someone in NY or Japan send you some of their Dress up Denim, Slim, Lowrise, Raw Indigo jeans, I bought a pair that were straight slim (true straight no taper) for about $40 this last August, Cept mine were Indigo but not raw, they had a little distressing on them, very little, Their purely raw ones looked too much like black Jeans which I didnt dig so much.
     


  3. knucks

    knucks Senior member

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    I really dislike buying jeans without first trying them on. I guess I could get exact measurements tho..hm
     


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    I think Crate makes a raw jean for about 130-ish or so. Seems people here are pretty happy with them, iirc.
     


  5. knucks

    knucks Senior member

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    Already have a pair of Crate denim. Want something else [​IMG]
     


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    You can try to find uniqlos... not sure if they still make raw selvage though?
     


  7. knucks

    knucks Senior member

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    I don't know if I really care if I get selvage or not..to stay on the cheap I might get a pair of APC..but I'd like something more interesting I guess.

    Also, does anyone know of boutiques in Michigan? Ann Arbor maybe or the surrounding area (detroit suburbs) that have streerwear?
     


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    How about Johnbull? $150 tho for the non selvage, not quite the $100 you're looking for. Still... :p
     


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    I don't know if I really care if I get selvage or not..to stay on the cheap I might get a pair of APC..but I'd like something more interesting I guess.

    Also, does anyone know of boutiques in Michigan? Ann Arbor maybe or the surrounding area (detroit suburbs) that have streerwear?


    APC NS would be the obvious choice, and I personally don't think they're particularly boring, especially since you will get the chance to see how they fade and its different for everyone.
     


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    knucks Senior member

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    I was going to make a new thread, but I guess I'll mention it in here... I am looking for a Uniqlo jacket, wondering if anyone can get one for me? I don't know if it's @ the NY store, and I'd need exact measurements for the shoulder width + chest, but: [​IMG]
     


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    well if push came to shove and you wanted it bad enough, I could get my girlfriend to buy/send you the jacket from Tokyo, but shipping would be a bit.
     


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    You can try to find uniqlos... not sure if they still make raw selvage though?

    There is no raw Selvage in the United States, only non selvage one wash. It's cheap too. Sorry, I don't offer services.
     


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    There is no raw Selvage in the United States, only non selvage one wash. It's cheap too. Sorry, I don't offer services.

    Yeah, I meant getting it from Japan. I am quite fond of my greenline raw selvage uniqlos.
     


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    Yeah, I meant getting it from Japan. I am quite fond of my greenline raw selvage uniqlos.
    Same here, but they aren't slim or low-rise. The "dress up denim" sounds similar to my Ring Denim pair (I think LA Guy and someone else also have a pair) and I'd be interested to find out about getting more of those... I assume that eventually both my remaining pairs of Uqs will wear out. It's going to be a while though, they are tough.
     


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    what is BIG website? I want to take a look at it.
     


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