While denim jeans are a staple all year round, sticking to just one pair leaves you vulnerable if your crotch starts to give way. So mix it up with Heads of Menswear at The Iconic Tom Simpson’s seven denim pieces every man should have in his wardrobe this year.
You’ll see plenty of 90s influence in menswear this season and denim is no exception. The Strangler Titan uses heavy deconstruction for its vintage inspired finish. Pair it with an oversized crew in a pigment dye.
Wrangler Smith Jeans
If it’s not blue, it’s black. The Wrangler Smith jean in Slayer Black is a recreation from the archives of denim worn by touring musicians – rolled up and designed to be thrashed. Go all the way with the roadie look and add in a vintage look tee.
Levi’s Tack Slim Jeans
There are certain items that every man should have in the wardrobe like a white shirt or a good basic tee. Coming from Levi’s contemporary line Made & Crafted, the Tack Slim is the essential jean. Slim fit is versatile and the indigo rinse colour is as authentic as it gets. The essential white shirt for the essential rinse jean.
Outerknown Wellthread 511 Slim Fit Jeans
Every season we learn more about how fashion impacts the environment and how important it is to update our ways of thinking when it comes to denim production. Two brands pioneering the development of sustainable techniques are Outerknown & Levi’s. They have come together to create the Wellthread 511, which uses 70% less water than typical denim production. It doesn’t hurt that it’s a great looking jean either…This Patagonia shirt takes its cues from heritage trends and is also constructed in sustainable cotton.
501 Original Selvedge Jeans
It doesn’t get more iconic that the Levi’s 501. The world’s first denim style has stood the test of time and still remains a staple piece. There is a distinct trend to wider leg, authentic styles and the 501 ticks all the boxes. This style goes one step further by using selvage denim – a tougher, more durable fabric, meaning you get both form and function. This Filson Shelter Jacket is perfect teamed with these Levi’s and is built for the outdoors and has the quality to last you many seasons.
The Sherpa jacket is the perfect winter update to a traditional denim Trucker jacket. The Wrangler Debaser Trucker is fully lined to give that extra warmth on a freezing night. Let the jacket do the talking and match this back to a classic black denim.
Tommy Jeans 90s Logo Denim Jacket
Just like the ones in your favourite vintage store, the Tommy Jeans trucker goes heavy on the graphic & embroidery in this season’s style. This is a great option if you’re looking to stand out. Layer it with a hoodie for a more street look.