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Naked & Famous x Dutil Eyewear Collaboration

After ten years of partnership, Dutil has finally collaborated with Naked & Famous on a special piece of (nope, not denim, but) eyewear! The designs are inspired by Japanese selvedge denim and are available in 3 different frame shapes. For those who don’t know, Dutil Denim’s Eric Dickstein got his start in the eyewear industry 20+ years ago, and his passion for eyewear hasn’t faded since. The N&F x Dutil Eyewear frames are handcrafted by artisans in Sabae, Japan. The…

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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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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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FIT ME: Naked & Famous Easy Guy Fit Guide

Dutil Denim Easy Guy Fit

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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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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Summer to Fall: A guide to that Awkward Period In Between Seasons

It’s officially that awkward time of year when we’re freezing in the morning and sweltering by mid-day. You know, the In Between Seasons season. It is truly the epitome of the summer to fall transition. This awkward time constantly has us wondering how to dress, so we thought we’d give you a few suggestions to get you through this seasonal confusion. In Between Seasons: Layers for Life Layers should be your best friends this time a year. We suggest a…

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Staff Style Spotlight: Edwin (Dutil Vancouver)

Denim experts by day… Dutil is excited to announce a new series to the blog; Staff style. Each month, a staff member from our Vancouver or Toronto locations will be interviewed to learn a little bit about them and about their favourite jeans and apparel picks of the month. Here at dutil, we consider our staff jean-iuses, so we thought we’d share their top picks and knowledge with you! Meet Edwin, our jean-ius This month, we are talking to Edwin,…

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Soaked in Indigo: Your Shrink-to-Fit Toolkit (a.k.a.: Unsanforized Denim 101)

To Shrink or not to Shrink – Unsanforized Jeans Originally, we posted about shrinking unsanforized denim last September. With the good weather continuing, we thought it would be an ideal time to recycle these tips so you can take advantage of the sun for this shrinking process! After all, it’s Shrink-to-Fit Season.  Consider your first soak as a denim baptism – once they come out of the water, they’re a completely new, customized garment. Unsanforized Run-Down   Timing is everything…

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