Lorna, Editor's Archive
The Denim Junkie website has been redone and they have implemented something new that might appeal to you! A custom, hand-painted denim gallery! Click here to go to the website. When you are there, you click on ‘Custom Shop’ to view and get the specifics. These are all one-of-a-kind, hand-painted denim that are now available for purchase. These designs are only available from the online site at the moment. You can choose from one of the already-existing designs OR you can customize your own. The prices of these jeans will vary depending on the design and will range from $400-$2,000. When a design is gone, it’s gone – it will not be remade or replicated.
Pure Addiction want to give 2 lucky DenimBlog readers the chance to win a free pair of Dylan George jeans! A favourite among all of the celebs! This contest is a Twitter contest so all you have to do to enter is follow DenimBlog and Pure Addiction on Twitter and tweet the following:
‘CONTEST – Follow @DenimBlog & @pure_addiction to be entered to win a free pair of Dylan George Jeans http://bit.ly/7bJKcp’
You can re tweet as much as you like to increase your chances of winning. The contest will be open for 1 week only and will end on the 21st December. The winners will be selected at random by Pure Addiction and will get to choose between the Dylan George Cara Moto Jeans and the Dylan George Cara Skinny Jeans. Good luck to everyone who enters!
Katie Price was promoting her new book ‘Standing Out’ at Waterstones in Stockport, England. She was wearing a really cute pair of Denim Leggings with a sharp black blazer, I love the look. Katie is auctioning off some of her clothes on ebay, you can help her raise money for charity by buying her items. Click here to to go to her ebay store.
Images courtesy of Wenn.com
YMI Jeans seems to be an interesting denim brand. On their facebook they have a lot of fans and they do fun promos and discounts such as a free jean giveaway every single Wednesday. On their blog they talk about everything fashion and tie in their jeans with all topics. They recently had an exclusive Q & A with Pete Wentz for his clothing line Clandestine Industries.
YMI Jeans has a new denim legging called ‘Extreme by YMI’. It’s very innovative because the fabric and wash is exclusive to YMI. The whole concept of the jean is pretty cool and they state the fit is amazing. You can see the promo video for the leggings below. YMI is doing a whole collection of their denim leggings. Christian Serratos is already a fan of the brand as you can see in the gallery below along with their styles.
Here is some background information on the brand:
Founded in 2000 by fashion entrepreneurs, David Vered, Michael Godigian and Moshe Zaga, YMI rapidly established itself as a leading junior/young contemporary denim house. Today, YMI has evolved into a nationally recognized lifestyle brand producing
the best in junior/young contemporary denim, fashion bottoms and outerwear. The company has continued its brand expansion with licensed products such as fashion tops, dresses and activewear. Numerous other product categories will be added over the next two years. YMI is passionate about every product produced and consumers and retailers alike appreciate the brand because of its commitment to exceptional styling, fit, quality and innovation.
Known for its high price/value relationship, YMI offers an exceptional value for its customers. With its “I Can” corporate culture, the company consistently delivers merchandise that fulfills the fundamental promise of the brand; great product at a great
price. YMI appeals to girls and young women who are youthful, confident, vibrant and fashionable and express themselves through what they wear. With this in mind, the YMI design team creates products that flatter virtually everybody.
They travel to the fashion capitals of the world to ensure that YMI continues to offer the finest fabrics, materials, finishes and style. Inspired by the trends seen on the fashion runways in Paris and Milan to the smallest shops in London, YMI creates some of the most unique junior/young contemporary clothing available.