5/02/2010

Hysteric Glamour Japanese Selvedge Denim - "Nobu Special" and "Cowboy"

Hysteric Glamour "Nobu Special" & "Cowboy" are both modeled after the original "Nobu" denim, but with a lighter wash and additional details. Nobu Special and Cowboy are also great for women who like the "boyfriend" cut.

Hysteric Glamour Nobu Special Japanese Selvedge denim in light indigo. Available in sizes 28, 30, 32, 34. 100% cotton. Made in Okayama, Japan. $365. Click here for more information.

Nobu Special features Okayama-made Japanese selvedge denim woven on the ancient shuttle loom, HYS signature wash in a light indigo color by Okayama artisans, superior construction, studs along the front right pocket, low rise, and slim straight leg with a slight taper towards the leg opening. Okayama is a prefecture in Japan (about 50 minutes' bullet train ride west from Osaka). Okayama is known, among other things, for its indigo (traditionally used for kimono) and denim making. With a climate having relatively little rainfall, Okayama is also known for its olives, peaches, and grapes!

The HYS signature rivets along the front right pocket.

Nobu Special includes embroidery along the front left pocket and along the back waist line.

3 button closure. All buttons and rivets are custom engraved with Hysteric Glamour logos.

Real leather patch.

Red and white selvedge.

Hysteric Glamour Nobu Special Japanese selvedge denim. Shown with EOI by Mr. Olive 100% vegetable tanned hand-made and polished cowhide leather pecos boots in black (special order).

Hysteric Glamour Cowboy Japanese selvedge denim in light indigo. Available in sizes 28, 30, 32, 34. 100% cotton. Made in Okayama, Japan. $365. Click here for more information.

Cowboy uses the same Okayama-made Japanese selvedge denim as used in Nobu Special and, like Nobu Special, has HYS signature wash in light indigo by Okayama artisans. Superior construction. Cowboy has the same cut as Nobu Special - low rise, and a slim straight fit which tapers slightly towards the leg opening. The differences between Nobu Special and Cowboy are in the wash and additional repair work in Cowboy as shown in the below pictures.

Cowboy features its distinct wash, multiple repair details, and embroidery along the front left pocket and back waist line - all hand work by Okayama denim artisans.

Like Nobu Special, Cowboy has the HYS signature rivets.

Hysteric Glamour Cowboy Japanese selvedge denim. $365. Shown with EOI by Mr. Olive 100% vegetable tanned hand-made and polished cowhide leather pecos boot in black (special order).