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Emily Halischuk

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Top 5 Tips for Making Denim Work Appropriate

Casual Friday, everyday? Clearly, we love denim and we think it can be worn for just about any occasion if you do it right. So, we’ve compiled a list of tips for making your denim work appropriate. Don’t worry, you won’t look out of place or too casual. These styles will have you looking professional and feeling comfortable. Top 5 tips for Making Denim Work Appropriate A perfectly tailored jean goes a long way It may seem obvious, but tailored…

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FIT ME: APC Petit New Standard

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For another segment in dutil’s “Fit Me” series, we are talking all things APC Petit New Standard Jean. We’ve been inspired before by APC with our playlist, La Douleur Exquise: An A.P.C Inspired Playlist, but this time we’re coming back and focusing on what makes this brand stand out: the fits. As APC is all about quality fits and minimalistic designs that are meant to become a staple in your wardrobe, the APC Petit New Standard is certainly no exception. This…

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Deanna’s Picks: Doublewood Denim Super Narrow Selvedge

Doublewood on the daily Today on the blog, we’re spotlighting photographer Deanna Flinn and her top picks for the fall season. Deanna has chosen three looks that reflect the ongoing menswear for women trend. We love seeing both women and men mix up traditional fits and styles creating a unique outfit that suits them. Fresh for the upcoming fall season, Deanna picked the classic Doublewood Super Narrow fit to style in three different ways. Though technically this is one of Doublewood’s…

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New Release: Naked & Famous Broken Elephant 6

Naked & Famous Elephant 6: The details The time has come, denim heads. Naked & Famous‘s legendary Elephant series is back and freshly stocked in stores and online! We know the Elephant 6s can speak for themselves thanks to their perfect details and exclusivity, but we thought we’d give you a rundown on this year’s version. (Not into heavyweight denim? Check out their Okayama Spirit Line.) This is the sixth version of the popular heavyweight denim from Naked & Famous.…

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An Homage to Levi’s: Vintage inspired looks with Levi’s 721 and Wedgie

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Longing for Levi’s Levi’s truly need no introduction. The brand is backed on tradition, authenticity and timelessness. We’ve written before about Levi’s: their ground-breaking Commuter Line, their long history and their defining moments in the history of denim. We know we don’t need to convince you that Levi’s are a great denim choice for just about anyone, so we simply thought we would show you what’s new this season in store from Levi’s. What’s Old is New: Levi’s 721  If you haven’t noticed, vintage styles…

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FIT ME: Naked & Famous Easy Guy Fit Guide

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Easy Guy Jean They don’t call it the Easy Guy for no reason. This jean truly is an easy everyday jean from Naked & Famous. As a “laid back” fit, this Naked & Famous style is sure to make livin’ easy in denim. The Specs  As a raw and unwashed denim, the Easy Guy is a mid rise jean that is relaxed in the thighs, seat and hips with a narrow taper starting from the knees down. This fit is…

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FIT ME: Nudie Skinny Lin

Welcome to skinny, Nudie Lovers in Vancouver, Toronto and abroad! The “Skinny” in Skinny Lin really says it all. We love this fit for its true skinny fit throughout mixed with the comfort of organic cotton. So, if you’re in the market for a solid pair of skinny fitting jeans, the Nudie Skinny Lin may just be the pair for you. Nudie Skinny Lin – The Specs The Skinny Lin is a super tight fit throughout the entire leg. It has a…

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Denim Gone Unisex: Nudie Jeans

Gender-Bending Denim: Unisex Everything Denim may just be one of the most multi-functional articles of clothing you’ll own. It can be worn however and whenever you want. Seriously, like we’ve said before, a good pair of jeans is like a good friend. They’ll stay with you for years to come. A good pair of jeans has many characteristics: color, inseam, fit, size, leg… and gender. But not anymore. Introducing Unisex Jeans. When you’re looking to buy that good friend, you…

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Which Naked & Famous Fit Are You?

It’s no secret that Dutil carries a lot of Naked & Famous fits to suit a wide range of body types and desires. Exploring the nuances between these fits can be a daunting task, so we broke them down for you here. Model is 6’3” tall. Super Guy Originally called the “Super Skinny Guy”, the Naked & Famous Super Guy is a skinny fit that tapers to the ankle. This jean along with the Weird Guy are tied as Naked & Famous’s…

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Back to Life: Fall/Winter ’17 Lookbook

Fall/Winter ’17: Falling back into rhythm Well, what can we say? Summer has once again come to an end and the fall season has arrived. However, if you live in Vancouver, then we’re used to 300+ days on Winter. By that, we mean rain, rain and more rain! If you’ve been lucky enough to enjoy the wonderfully warm and sunny days of summer laying on a beach, traveling around, drinking and eating to your heart’s content, or doing any other…

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