Huge advocates of Japanese selvedge denim since their inception back in 2001, highly considered Swedish outfit Nudie celebrate their 15th Anniversary by releasing their most environmentally conscious offering to date. The Bloodline Collection reflects the brand’s lineage in a selection of unique and innovative fabrications that each conveying their self-proclaimed dictum: ‘Our heart is made from dry denim; our blood is indigo coloured’.
From this capsule collection comes a reinterpretation of one of their seminal tight-fitting silhouettes: The Lean Dean. This iteration comes constructed with 17% bamboo linen, which is pulverised and spun with organic cotton in a completely non-chemical process. At 7.1oz, these selvedge jeans are the lightweights of the collection, but offer a slubby, textured handle without compromise to durability, finished off with distinctive green stitching to the back pockets.