Gamine Co. Workwear Jeans for Women

Made entirely in the USA, these tapered dungarees perform in both utility and style

While there’s been a boom in the raw selvedge denim market recently, there are still very limited style options for women—particularly those whose jobs ask a lot of their jeans. When Taylor Johnston, a horticulturist at New England’s treasured Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, couldn’t find work clothes that were both beautiful and functional, she decided to make them herself. Launched this summer is Boston-based Gamine …

Parke Active Denim

The young startup sets out to make stretch denim jeans in NYC from fabric made in Cone Mills, North Carolina

After funding their first selvedge denim jeans with a successful Kickstarter campaign in early 2013, NYC-based Parke is at it again with a more innovative idea in mind: A pair of raw denim jeans woven with one percent elastane for enough stretch to encourage and enable an active lifestyle. While the “active denim” lacks selvedge, it is made by renowned Cone Mills in North Carolina, …

3sixteen + Thomas Hooper, the Decade Collection

NYC-based denim experts celebrate 10 years with limited, collaborative offerings

In the fast-paced world of fashion, brands come and go with the seasons. NYC-based 3sixteen is one label that continues to stand strong with its commitment to craftsmanship and quality. Specializing in denim, 3sixteen is celebrating its 10-year anniversary with the launch of the limited edition Decade Collection, that honors both the brand’s journey and features collaborations with some of its closest creative friends. CH …