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DENHAM S/S 2010 – "The Foreign Office" Collection

January 4, 2010

A top favorite of ours, Amsterdam’s DENHAM the Jeanmaker continues to establish itself as a top-notch denim brand. While launching its new and innovative website the Dutch label introduces its spring/summer 2010 collection titled “The Foreign Office”. DENHAM’s primary inspiration for the season holds a strong stylistic nod to the golden era of the “gentleman spy” operating in hot-weather cultures of north Africa, India or Arabia, think Peter O’Toole in Lawrence of Arabia or Michael Caine in 1968’s Play Dirty.

The new season sees a further evolution of DENHAM’s emerging utility-tailoring approach. The gritty craft ethic expected of a hardcore jeanmaker including evocative new wash, resin and aging recipes is dramatically updated with unexpected soft-tailoring techniques and is then further modernized by an arsenal of distinct and inventive details. Much of the denim developments this season are inspired from the DENHAM GARMENT LIBRARY – the labels unique archive of authentic design specimens. In conjunction with the collection’s theme, a lot of attention was also given to Khakis and the invention of “modern chinos”, manifesting in new cuts and finishes.


More pieces from DENHAM’s s/s 10 collection after the jump


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4 Comments leave one →
  1. January 5, 2010 3:59 am

    great line! Love it!
    Where do you find this stuff?

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    • SY permalink*
      January 5, 2010 6:17 am

      at their shop in Amsterdam, or at asos.com… take a look in previous DENHAM posts

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  2. May 11, 2010 10:29 pm

    You can also find Denham at my new store SUBURB denim. Just outside the centre of Amsterdam.
    Also in a few weeks I launch my new webshop. I’m a fan of Denham, but also from Lee, Wrangler, Blue Blood. From June I also sell denims form Nudie en Edwin. Just look at my website or visit the store!

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