Monday, June 6, 2011

Samurai Jeans AI-OGSP Natural Indigo Ltd Ed.

A new Limited Edition from Samurai Jeans showcasing their original 17oz Organic cotton* heavy ounce Japanese selvage denim, shuttle loom woven with thick and uneven #5 yarns and Hank Dyed with Natural Indigo using 24 dyeing repetitions. Also features Organic Supima cotton chambray pocket bag linings. Only 200 pairs produced worldwide and Each pair is serial numbered. Comes with a special pouch made from Samurai original fabric cloth and denim and Packaged in special box with scattered Silver and Gold flake design. More details below and here
*Organic cotton is grown for a span of 3 years on farms without the use of pesticides and chemical fertilizers, a rarity among traditional cotton growing techniques. There are strict criteria that must be followed to be certified as organic cotton free of fertilizers and pesticides.
Details include Gold-plated Samurai logo embossed Steel tack buttons, also Samurai logo embossed on the reverse side, Copper rivets and burrs, and exposed Selvage at the fly front underside,
Back pockets also lined with the Organic Supima cotton chambray fabric,
and Vermilion color selvage line threads dyed with Bengala (弁柄), also known as "Red Iron Oxide", an ancient dyestuff and the oldest coloring agent known to mankind.