11/29/2010

Arrived! Momotaro x Naked & Famous Collaboration "Skinny Guy" Selvedge Denim


Arrived today - - Momotaro x Naked & Famous collaboration "skinny guy" selvedge denim in indigo. 14oz sanforized Japanese selvedge. 100% cotton. Made by Momotaro in Kojima, Japan. $275. For more information on the Momotaro x Naked & Famous "skinny guy" selvedge denim, click here.

This was the first collaboration between the 2 brands combining the Japanese artisan craftsmanship of the Momotaro brand and the slim fashion styles of the Naked & Famous brand. Only 600 pairs of denim were made. This is the slimmest denim cut Momotaro has ever produced. We will have more information including fit shots online soon!

11/23/2010

Blue Owl "First Snow Sale"

We have a tradition for having a store wide sale just as the first snow happens each year. Monday was the first snow of 2010 in Seattle and we are proud to introduce the “Blue Owl First Snow Sale!” The sale is underway and will extend throughout the Thanksgiving holiday weekend . Please be safe this holiday and enjoy the sale!

• Sale ends Sunday November 28th at 11:59pm Seattle time
• 25% off current price on all items on our online store at www.blueowl.us
• To receive the discount, please place an order online then send us an e-mail and mention “Snow Sale”. We will respond via e-mail and confirm the discount.
• You may also receive the discount via phone order. Call us at 206-849-6500 to place a phone order.
• Only item not part of the sale is the Momotaro x Naked & Famous collaboration denim expected to arrive on Wednesday.
• Sale does not apply to special order items, pre-orders, or services such as chainstitiching.
• Shipping is free on all orders in the USA over $100 after discount, $10 will be added for shipping if below $100 USD
• Shipping is free on all international orders over $200 after discount, $30 will be added for shipping if below $200 USD

The weather hasn't been that bad here in Seattle, but every time bad weather hits this area, it is entertaining. Here are a few videos of the local chaos from the Monday winter storm.







11/15/2010

Triple Works Japanese Selvedge Denim - Restocks are on the Way!


From Works Corporation, the maker of Iron Heart denim, Triple Works is a Japanese denim brand originating in Okayama and focus of Japanese artisanship. All Triple Works denims are woven on old shuttle looms, rope dyed in pure indigo, and available in different fabrics allowing for different fading times. Our next shipment from Triple Works will be restocks of some of our most popular styles including men's tapered selvedge in permanent and future indigo, men's traditional straight leg, and women's tapered and boyfriend cuts. Our shipment is expected to arrive in early December, stay tuned!

11/13/2010

Naked & Famous Denim Restocks - Weird Guy and Skinny Guy Denim


Restocks are in! Today we received a new shipment from Naked and Famous which included 2 popular Naked and Famous styles, the "weird guy" selvedge denim in gray and the "skinny guy" broken twill selvedge in indigo. Another shipment will arrive in another couple days including new N&F styles and the Momotaro x N&F collaboration denim. More information on the 2nd shipment upon arrival.

Naked and Famous "weird guy" 13oz selvedge denim in gray. 100% cotton. Sizes 29-34. Made with Japanese selvedge fabric. Assembled in Canada. $140. For more information on the Naked and Famous "weird guy" 13oz selvedge denim in gray, click here.
Naked and Famous "skinny guy" broken-twill 13oz selvedge denim in indigo. 100% cotton. Sizes 29-34. Made with Japanese selvedge fabric. Assembled in Canada. $140. For more information on the Naked and Famous "skinny guy" broken-twill 13oz selvedge denim, click here.

11/11/2010

Mr. Olive Spring Summer 2011 Exhbition in Tokyo - "Bronx New York Style"


Mr. Olive's spring summer 2011 collection's exhibition was last week in Tokyo. Here are a few images taken at the exhibition. The Mr. Olive spring summer 2011 collection is entitled "Bronx New York Style."





11/10/2010

Mr. Olive Spring Summer 2011 Collection "Bronx New York Style"


Mr. Olive's spring summer 2011 collection, entitled "Bronx New York Style," held it's Tokyo exhibition last week. The collection was inspired by musicians from New York's Bronx who pioneered "old school hip hop" during the late 50's through 60's. Here are a few images of the collection.









11/07/2010

Sunny Sports 40's Railroad Checker Japanese Flannel Work Shirts (Brown Ombrer, Red, or Gray)


Inspired by 1940's USA railroad workers, Sunny Sports 40's checker Japanese flannels combines Sunny's vintage Americana them with modern fit and artisan craftsmanship. Sunny's flannel fabric is produced in Japan and is ridiculously soft and warm, perfect for the cold months a head.

Sunny Sports 40's railroad checker flannel work shirt in brown ombrer. 100% cotton. Red, gray, or brown/ombrer. S, M, L, XL. Made in Japan. $175. For more information on the Sunny Sports 40's railroad checker work shirt in brown ombrer, click here.

Slim silhouette.

Natural pima cotton twill details under placket, along vents, and along the sleeves. Nut buttons

Triple needle chainstitch construction using vintage sewing machines from early 1900's. Chainstitch is left long at vents.

Sunny Sports 40's railroad checker flannel work shirt in gray. 100% cotton. Red, gray, or brown/ombrer. S, M, L, XL. Made in Japan. $175. For more information on the Sunny Sports 40's railroad checker work shirt in gray, click here.

Natural pima cotton twill along vents. Triple needle chainstitch construction.

Sunny Sports 40's railroad checker flannel work shirt in red. 100% cotton. Red, gray, or brown/ombrer. S, M, L, XL. Made in Japan. $175. For more information on the Sunny Sports 40's railroad checker work shirt in red, click here.

Natural pima cotton twill details along sleeve and along vents. Nut buttons.

11/06/2010

Naked & Famous Raw Japanese Denim Restocks + New Styles - - On the Way!


Our next shipment from Naked & Famous has just shipped from Canada and we expect the arrival in about 1 week. We are receiving new styles + restocks of Weird Guy and Skinny Guy denims. More details soon!
One of our restocks is the Naked & Famous "skinny guy" broken twill 13oz raw selvedge denim in indigo. More information on the Naked & Famous "skinny guy" broken twill raw selvedge in indigo, click here.

11/05/2010

Sunny Sports 7.5oz Denim Western Button Down Shirts


Sunny Sports designs express good old real America, using fabrics and construction methods used in the good old days for sturdy and long-lasting durable goods. Sunny Sports western style button down shirts feature a 7.5oz one wash denim fabric which is light weight yet very sturdy and made with a double chainstitch construction by Japanese artisans using sewing machines built in the early 1900's. The Sunny Sports western button downs are available in 2 styles - "used" featuring a vintage wash and paint splatters for the worn in look or "one wash" featuring an unsanforized denim fabric which has been cold soaked post-production and will show wear patterns and fading with extensive wear.

Sunny Sports "used" 7.5oz denim western shirt in indigo. 100% cotton. S, M, L. Made in Japan. $275. For more information on the Sunny Sport "used" denim western shirt in indigo, click here.

Sunny Sports "used" 7.5oz denim western shirt is made with a washed denim fabric. Expect no further shrinkage.

Double needle chainstitching is left long at vents.

MOP (mother of pearl) buttons are used throughout.

Sunny Sports 7.5oz "one wash" raw denim western shirt in indigo. 100% cotton. S, M, L. Made in Japan. $250. For more information on the Sunny Sport raw denim western shirt in indigo, click here.

Sunny Sports "one wash" raw denim western shirt uses an unsanforized raw denim fabric that is cold soaked post production. Expect no further shrinkage. Fade and wear patterns may develop with extensive wear.

MOP (mother of pearl) buttons. 2 chest pockets with flaps.

Double needle chainstitch left long at vents.

11/04/2010

Sunny Sports 40's Chambray Work Shirts (Blue Gray, Red, & Black)


Sunny Sports 40's chambray works shirts feature the sturdy selvedge chambray fabric and the vintage work shirt design inspired by 1940's USA. Sunny Sports work shirts are made by Japanese artisans with vintage triple needle sewing machines from the early 1900's.

Sunny Sports 40's chambray work shirt in black. 100% cotton. S, M, L. Black, red, or blue gray. Made in Japan. $225. For more information on the Sunny Sports 40's chambray work shirt in black, click here.

Triple needle chainstitch construction. Stitching is left long on vents. Notice the selvedge detail along the vent.
Sunny Sports 40's chambray work shirt in red. 100% cotton. S, M, L. Black, red, or blue gray. Made in Japan. $225. For more information on the Sunny Sports 40's chambray work shirt in red, click here.

Back.

Nut buttons. Natural pima cotton twill inside cuffs and under placket.

Triple needle chainstitch.

Sunny Sports 40's chambray work shirt in blue gray. 100% cotton. S, M, L. Black, red, or blue gray. Made in Japan. $225. For more information on the Sunny Sports 40's chambray work shirt in blue gray, click here.

Back.

Nut buttons.

Triple needle chainstitch.