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Denim jeans have always been an important part of a man’s wardrobe. In the early years it was the uniform of miners, lumberjacks and cowboys, and now it’s worn by everyone from plumbers to Presidents (Kudos to Obama and his Dad jeans). Over the years it’s become a fundamental part of men’s fashion and has evolved greatly during this time. You don’t just buy a pair of denim jeans now, you need to make a few decisions before you jump in. Washed or unwashed? Skinny or tapered? Worn or mint-perfect? Here’s a breakdown of your options.  Dry vs Washed Every pair of jeans starts out as dry denim. This is the untouched, unwashed fabric. To get the softer fit and a more varied colour, the denim needs to be washed. This is either done by the manufacturer or by you at home. The Nudie Jeans example below shows the full timeline of a dry pair of jeans perfectly.....

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Posted on 12/05/2017

Hudson shoes have long been a favourite of ours with that easy-going London style that has the unique ability of looking both smart and casual. It’s usually suede chelsea boots, tassel loafers and leather lace ups coming in, but this season we had a surprise when we opened the delivery. Hudson London have launched....

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Footwear addicts dread the bad weather. Anyone who can appreciate a fine pair of leather brogues or a set of pure white sneakers, will feel their heart sink when those grey clouds gather. The flooding, the hazard of wet leaves and the possibility of snow, just means that our wardrobes are going need a....

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