The raw denim shirt price has recently doubled
Recently our raw denim shirt saw a price increase and may soon increase a second time. This is due to a few things. First, they are personally made and autographed by the designer. Second, they are made with Cone White Oak denim made in the USA and it is likely never to be made in its current form again. At $189 and produced by the hands of the designer in small volume, the shirt has been underpriced for a very long time.
Depending on the time I have available for sewing, the shirts could take a few weeks to a few months to make. Other styles, such as the Japanese Black and Gray Selvedge, Black Cone White Oak Selvedge as well as the Light Weight Cone White Oak Selvedge jeans will be affected by price increases because they are also made in Brooklyn and the same details apply.
Selvedge raw denim jeans hand sewn by designer Maurice Malone in Brooklyn
At Williamsburg Garment Company, professional alterations and repairs start with using the right equipment. We service jeans better than your local tailor because we manufacture jeans on site, in our store. Jeans and heavy twill pants are all we do.Often, your favorite tailor and even some denim repair services that specialize in working with jeans, often don’t have [...]
Photo Credit: BloombergThe End of American Made Jeans is on the horizon after Cone Denim Mills announces plans to close its White Oak Plant which produces U.S. made denimThis is no fabrication. A few weeks ago, I woke from a nightmare having dreamt Cone Denim, our main supplier of denim fabric, closed its doors and people were buying [...]
As any raw denim enthusiast knows, crotch blowout is a part of the process that can not be avoided. With the day to day wear the amount of tension and rubbing in the crotch area is very high. Wrong care also adds on to the wear off process. Complete crotch blowout that lead up to [...]
The new release of the Grand Street and South 2nd Street lightweight selvedge raw denim jeans is happening now. The 2017 versions will both ship with grey top stitching and white selvedge edge.These jeans are great for warm weather. They get released only once a year so don't miss your chance to grab a pair now!
Denim designer Maurice Malone takes on the task of making Williamsburg Garment Company’s first production of its popular raw denim shirts, working from the brands Brooklyn, New York based store. To say, “thank you”, to customers who have waited patiently for the completion orders, each shirt in this first run will be signed and numbered by Maurice.
Seeing former President Obama back from vacation and speaking was a reminder that it's been four years this month since our first American made jeans hit the market. Inspired by President Obama's call for U.S. based companies to make more products here in the U.S.A., lead to the launch of our first American made jeans [...]
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The easiest way to go out of business is to be too big or expand too fast, according to Maurice Malone, denim designer at Williamsburg Garment Company (WGC). The company has grown by staying small and maximizing its efforts. He advises upcoming American manufacturers to run a smart, small and tight business, built to do [...]
A - Whiskers Whiskers, also called Mustaches, Hige, Crease Lines, etc., they form naturally on raw denim jeans when lines from repeated stretching and motion form at the front hip area...B - Whisker Texture Valleys or dark areas form next to the whiskers. This happens in areas where the denim stretched and pulled from movement...C - Thigh Fading Fading on the [...]