For many, Brazil’s body culture, eternal summer, and supermodels- not to mention its successful bids to host both the 2014 World Cup and the 2016 Olympic Games- make it the sexiest of all the BRIC countries.
At MakeYourOwnJeans, we admire Brazilian styling sensibility. We have a whole range of Brazilian denim to suit your mood and add spunk to your mundane denim wears.
Brazilian Denim is low hung with a wider belt. The zip is shorter and metal buttoned with extra large button holes for a great look. MakeYourOwnJeans custom made denim wear is always exciting. Our Brazilian styling expert helps us tailor such unique denim features for our great customers. So basically, you pick up any denim fabric, provide your measurements, add a nominal fee and enjoy the oh-so-Brazilian-look. To get a hang of our designs and product, check our wardrobe. A simple tee and Brazilian denim is all you need to don in that perfect bohemian look.
Have you been thinking of late that what does all these denim jargon mean; on labels, on product branding and tickets? Here is a happy collection of terms you might find useful for your knowledge and help you in selecting the no-nonsense perfect fit denim for you.
DENIM SHRINKAGE: To prevent natural denim shrinkage, wash your denim at a low temperature and dry it in the clothesline.
CROCKING: Release color when rubbed, of badly dyed fabric.
CAST: Depending on the mixture of dye, Indigo can be green cast or a red cast. Red is the traditionally recognized pure indigo denim.
RING SPUN: In case of premium denim the yarn used is in weaving is twisted to render the denim greater strength and durability.
SELVAGE DENIM: Denim woven in heritage machines at a much calculated pace. Selvage – the edge of denim that is woven so that it will not ravel or fray the clean edge of fabric. These are high quality denim.
RESIN: to prevent fading and colour was off, resin is a kind of chemical used in the process.
SLUB CHARACTER: is the texture of the denim created by weaving denim with uneven yarns. This kind of texture can be vertical or horizontal or both.
RAW DENIM: Fashion purists prefer raw denim directly from the mill as it takes on a worn-in look with continuous wear.