Bryan Szabo

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Batter’s Box: 5 Pairs at the Top of the Full Count Order

April 7, 2022

I tend to be drawn towards brands that throw fastballs right over the centre of the plate. No sinkers, screwballs, or knuckleballs—just the straight heat. When the denim is…


Tour De NYC: The Indigo Invitational in the Big Apple

March 23, 2022
New Yorkers have easy access to denim specialty shops. We poked our head in at four of these shops and got their recommendations for Y3.

Big in Japan: Big John Rare 009 Review

March 20, 2022

When Dave and I started this competition, neither of us had an encyclopedic knowledge of denim brands. Each day at the helm of this competition exposes us to something…


Cuts Like a Katana: Comparing Samurai’s Standard Fits

March 14, 2022

A favourite brand for those seeking fast-fading heavyweights, Samurai Jeans boast some of the hardest and heaviest raws around. Fade lovers can choose Samurai denims confidently, but, if your…


Leaving the Nest: Realign RLGN-R Review

February 22, 2022

It’s a familiar story. In March of 2014, Robin Meijerink (aka Robin Denim) fell head over cuffs in love with raw denim. A friend dragged him to a local…