Twill Weave of Denim

Twill Weave of Denim

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Part of denim that also important is a webbing from that denim. Usually denim is made from tightly woven fabric from cotton warp yarn and white cotton filling yarn. The filling yarns are stretched across the width of the fabric and interlaced at a 90 degree angle with warp yarns. Interwoven pattern of diagonal lines from that process called "twill weave". But, nowadays denim not only made from twill weave, but also another weave, like plain weave and satin weave. We will share to you about that, here you go! Right hand twill, also know as "z twill", was made famous as Levi's jeans standard fabric and now is the most common twill weave used for denim fabrics. Right hand twill can be recognized by the upward direction of the diagonal…
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DIARY OF THE FADE #12 BY RYAN MACK

DIARY OF THE FADE #12 BY RYAN MACK

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Today we would like to share to you all #diaryofthefade come from Ryan Mack as a denim enthusiast. Denim enthusiast is all around the wolrd, all of them are very passionate into raw denim. Every brand has their own uniqueness and speciality, like Ole denim from Canada. Olé carefully selects denim from Kuroki Denim Mills in Okayama, Japan. Okayama is famous for producing some of the world’s richest textiles. All fabric at Kuroki is rope dyed which entails that the fabric yarns are twisted into a rope and then quickly dipped into indigo baths. This has long been considered the best method for dyeing denim as it prevents the indigo from fully penetrating the fibres, which allows for strong fading to be achievable at an earlier stage. 306 15 oz Kuroki Denim…
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The Different of Ring Yarn and Open End Denim Fabric

The Different of Ring Yarn and Open End Denim Fabric

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Hello guys, how are you? Today we would like to share to you about the different things from ring yarn and open end yarn. Before that you should to know what the meaning of that. Ring spinning is a method of spinning fibres, such as cotton, flax or wool, to make a yarn. The ring frame developed from the throstle frame, which in its turn was a descendant of Arkwright's water frame. Ring spinning is a continuous process, unlike mule spinning which uses an intermittent action. In ring spinning, the roving is first attenuated by using drawing rollers, then spun and wound around a rotating spindle which in its turn is contained within an independently rotating ring flyer. (source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ring_spinning) Open-end spinning is a technology for creating yarn without using a spindle. It is also known as break spinning or rotor spinning. The principle behind open-end spinning…
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Diary of The Fade #11 by @irsanfarhan

Diary of The Fade #11 by @irsanfarhan

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Today we would like to share to you all #diaryofthefade come from Indonesian denim enthusiast. Indonesian denim enthusiast is very huge and also passionate into raw denim. They do everything to make the best fades, such as wear it everyday, doing exercises, mount climbing, driving motorcycle or car, and they do it in every condition. This pair of Sage Denim belongs to @irsanfarhan. This pair of denim already accompanied him in his daily activities for 15 months. Have you every heard "You'll get what you give", that's proverb is also meaning a lot to Irsan, because his denim save him from motorcycle accident and just make a small hole from it. Because he is always doing the best for his jeans than his jeans save him, it's just too sweet to…
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Diary of The Fade #10 by @fafahadyan

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Today we would like to share to you all #diaryofthefade come from Indonesian denim enthusiast. Don't you know that Indonesian was one of the best denim producer in the whole world?. Other than that, Indonesian denim brand and denim enthusiasts growing bigger day by day. So let's check this one! This is @fafahadyan’s pair of  A710XX jeans by Indonesian brand Akaime Denim. This pair of denim already accompanied him in his daily activities for 8 months. [caption id="attachment_767" align="alignnone" width="2448"] source: @fafahadyan[/caption] [caption id="attachment_768" align="alignnone" width="2448"] source: @fafahadyan[/caption] Akaime A710XX Sanforized 100% cotton Selvedge denim 19 oz. Slim Straight Made in Indonesia Treatment of this jeans 2 machine wash 1 seawash 3 soak 3 rainsoak Special fades of this jeans knees fades honeycombs fades whisker fades coin fades on pocket coin wallet fades on…
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DYI: HOW TO SOFTEN YOUR DENIM PANTS

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Today we would like to share artcile about how to soften your denim pants. Let's check it out denimian! Part 1 of 2: Washing Your Denim 1. Remove all the tags from your denim. Make sure to cut the tags off rather than pull them, to avoid creating holes. 2. Turn your jeans inside out. Turning them inside out will usually help keep the outside free of the distressed look. 3. Put softener in the washing machine. Do not directly pour the softener on the denim. First start running the water in the washing machine and add the softener to the water and stir it. Then you'll add the denim to the mixture. There are multiple types of softeners to use. Choose which one you like best. You can use…
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TYPES OF DYEING DENIM: INDIGO, SULPHUR, SULPHUR BOTTOMING AND SULPHUR TOPPING

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Today We would like to share to you all about types of dyeing denim from here Check this out denimian! Indigo Dyeing Indigo dyeing is unique and because of the complex chemical reactions should be correctly viewed a a form of chemical engineering. Only Indigo dyeing requires multiple dye applications for a dark shade. Color consistency of Indigo in recent decades has been unsatisfactory as a result of machine designs that do not apply basic principles of fluid mechanics properly and unstable dye mixes. Commonly, a single dye lot will have between 8 and 15 visually different shades from beginning to end and also have shade differences from one side to the other. [caption id="attachment_380" align="aligncenter" width="1774"] source: @public_images_ltd on instagram[/caption] Dark Indigo Color This was an example of a…
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Diary of The Fade #9 by @isaacshepardpaul

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Hello denimian! How was your week? is everything going well?? Hopefully you got a great week :D Today we would like to share about diary of the fade come from @isaacshepardpaul from instagram with his Rising Sun & Co. Straight Razor. California-based label Rising Sun & Co. offers pieces of vintage Americana made to more exacting specifications than the eras that inspire them. Here you go! This raw denim 3 years worn, 3 gentle cold washed never soaked. The specification: Weight:  14 oz. Fit:  Mid rise, slim-straight Denim:  100% cotton deadstock sanforized Cone Mills selvedge Additional details: Duck canvas lined waistband Gusseted back and coin pockets Laurel leaf donut buttons Two-prong clinch copper rivets How much you love your denim and when you in love with them? “I love my denim! I…
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WHAT TYPES OF RAW DENIM FADE?

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Have you ever known about how many types of raw denim fades?? There are three common fade terms that you'll come across in any forum that talks about raw denim. Today we would like to share to you about the types of raw denim fade. Here you go! 1. WHISKERS This is something you'll find first in any forum because whiskers are the types of fades that will always come first on a pair of raw denim. Now when you put on a pair of jeans, the first thing you do is squat in order to stretch them out a little bit. When you stay in a squatted position, the lines formed around the button/zip fly of the jeans are called whiskers. They radiate outward from the fly of the…
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Diary of The Fade #8 by @bintangtrii

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Hello denimian! How was your day?? Hopefully everything going well. Have you ever hear about Hoya Apparel, the new denim brand from Indonesia?? Yes, today we would like to share to you about this brand, which we had interviewed with the founder of Hoya Apparel, Bintang Tri Perkasa. Here you go! "Established in May 2013, Hoya Apparel, named after a tropical plant. We focused to make our products are best and durable "machinery" that support your various activities. With "form follow function" principles, we recognize craftsmanship in an object’s functionality. Using best and selected materials, crafted by skilled hands, we truly deliver you a remarkable experience in our products. This denim 1 year used, once cold water soak, once hot water soak and once sea wash. The specification: - 13.5oz…
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