The insane character of these heavily textured, double black jeans from Pure Blue Japan makes them entirely deserving of their EX ‘extra slub’ title.
FABRIC: 17.5oz, 100% cotton selvedge denim
STYLE/FIT: Relaxed tapered
METHOD: Unsanforized/Shrink to fit
-Sulphur dyed black warp and weft to fade over time
-Chainstitched hem and waistband
-Embroidered leaf emblem on back pocket
-Deer skin leather patch
ORIGIN: Made in Japan
The 17.5oz denim on these EX-019-BBs is woven in Okayama on vintage shuttle looms. It’s an old-school, small-batch weaving method that results in a fabric of exceptional texture. The weave reminds us of PBJ's flagship AI denim with its rain-like appearance and vertical, slubby yarns. For this particular denim, the warp and weft yarns have both been sulphur dyed black. With a little wear and some commitment, they’ll fade to grey. Seen here in Pure Blue Japan’s relaxed tapered fit.
Jae is wearing 31w jeans. He is 185 cm tall and weighs 78 Kg / 6ft 1.5" and 172 lbs
Important: The best way to determine the size you need is to measure a similar item you already own and compare with the actual sizing as per the table below. Do not go by tagsize alone. After an initial soak this jean will shrink 1" in the waist, 0.5" in the thigh, and 2" in the inseam. The waist will stretch back out 1" with wear.
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Stage 1: Chest
- Measure from pit to pit and double the reading.
Stage 2: Shoulder
>Measure across the top from one shoulder seam to the other.
Stage 3: Waist
We measure the narrowest part of the garment outer seam to outer seam between the pit and the opening. If, however, the shirt has gussets, the waist will correspond to the the opening measurement.
Stage 4: Opening
Here we take a cross measurement from seam to seam at the bottom of the shirt.
Stage 5: Length
Measure from the top of the shoulder by the collar to the bottom of the garment.
Stage 6: Sleeve
Measure from the top of shoulder seam to the cuff’s edge.