This woman tries on jeans for a living because she has the perfect, er, butt

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in News on Thursday 24 September 2015

Natasha Wagner has a secret weapon… it’s her butt. For fourteen years this anatomically-gifted woman has been trying on jeans for designers, and getting paid for it.

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Denimu makes life size news-stand made out of denim

Rebekah Rhoden Contributor

By Rebekah Rhoden in New Art on Tuesday 30 April 2013

Check out the latest piece by Denimu (aka Ian Berry), a life sized installation of a New York news-stand. Made out of layers of cut up blue jeans, the stand displays dozens of magazines, newspapers, coke cans and confectionery. It is currently showing at the Shooting Gallery in San Francisco, and he even added an […]

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London Done in Denim: a new Denimu exhibition

Denimu Contributor

By Denimu in New Art on Thursday 19 April 2012

We’re totally diggin’ Denimu’s latest work. Ok, that’s what I’d want to read, but can’t say so myself. So if you like the work above, check out some of my other pieces at my website, or if you’re in London, come and see my latest show, which opens tonight and where the city is turned from grey to blue at the Catto Gallery.

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Dr Denim’s new male cuts

Michelle Wilding Reader Find

By Michelle Wilding in New Fashion on Friday 19 March 2010

If jeans were a drug, then Dr Denim’s would indubitably be my drug of choice. But better yet, our favourite Doc’s designs just keep getting cooler and, well … finer. I’m absolutely marvelled by their two latest fits: the Osmond (skinny fit) and Raymond (regular fit). While the Osmond features a bleached down wash in […]

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Artsu denim at Australian Fashion Week

Tim Neve Reader Find

By Tim Neve in New Events on Saturday 2 May 2009

Fashion really is a process of metamorphosis. First there were skinny jeans. Then super-skinny. Then leggings. Then ‘Meggings’ (leggings for men). Now we’re about to go one step further, if Artsu have anything to do with it. Male models strutted the catwalk at Australian Fashion Week in a kind of hybrid-jodhpur: skintight to the knee […]

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Evisu Genes

Derrick Stembridge Reader Find

By Derrick Stembridge in New Fashion on Wednesday 28 May 2008

Once upon a time there was a real connoisseur of jeans, Hidehiko Yamane, as expert and demanding as only certain Japanese ‘otaku’ can be.

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Rick Owens’ spring collection

Stacey Howard Reader Find

By Stacey Howard in New Fashion on Friday 2 May 2008

Rick Owen’s spring collection uses monochrome patterns to create a classic and chic silhouette. The layering, and oversized look, is perfectly tailored: big around the neck and tighter in the leg.

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