wash your fucking jeans you dirty hipster

July 08, 2011 @ 14:24:37 PM
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Not for 6 months im not blushing
July 11, 2011 @ 20:22:54 PM
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haha, the title made me crack a smile. My APCs have remained unwashed for almost a year, so don't call me a hipster, especially a dirty one! smh smokeyface
July 12, 2011 @ 00:06:38 AM
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... wash your fucking jeans, a year without a wash is terrible for the denim.
July 15, 2011 @ 00:25:07 AM
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First of all, accusing everyone that don't wash their jeans to be hipsters is just plain ignorant. Second of all, what people do with their pair of raw denim is their own problem. Giving constructive criticism is one thing, but being rude is another thing.
For those that think that bacteria will build up considerably from not washing your jeans would be incorrect. This link will explain why: http://www.research.ualberta.ca/en/VP%20Research%20News/2011/01/Jeansremainsurprisinglycleanafterayearofwear.aspx

I personally wash them around 8 months
July 16, 2011 @ 12:50:09 PM
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What kind of detergent do you guys use? And do you wash by hand or with a machine? Thanks
July 16, 2011 @ 14:21:46 PM
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I use no detergent, just cold water either tub or washer.

just spray them down with febreze and throw them in the sun for a bit.
July 23, 2011 @ 20:04:31 PM
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What kind of detergent do you guys use? And do you wash by hand or with a machine? Thanks


I hand wash with woolite dark or black whatever its called
July 23, 2011 @ 20:41:39 PM
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I hand wash with woolite dark or black whatever its called


this

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July 23, 2011 @ 21:42:25 PM
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I hand wash with woolite dark or black whatever its called


Awesome, so what is the deal with hand washing? Do you do it inside out, or just agitate the jeans in the soapy water? Do you need to rinse them after at all in separate water?

I hate to sound like a n00b with this, but is there hand-washing instructions?

I'd just hate to do something wrong and fuck up my jeans. . .

Thanks.
July 24, 2011 @ 02:24:48 AM
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Awesome, so what is the deal with hand washing? Do you do it inside out, or just agitate the jeans in the soapy water? Do you need to rinse them after at all in separate water?

I hate to sound like a n00b with this, but is there hand-washing instructions?

I'd just hate to do something wrong and fuck up my jeans. . .

Thanks.


Doing it inside out well lessen the indigo lost in the process. In our washing tutorial, we added detergent to lukewarm water, mixed it around and let the jeans soak. Choosing to agitate them or not is a personal preference!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KGdNrDT3peY

Azalea Boutique in San Fran also released a video recently for hand washing. In this vid, the fellow agitates them and rinses them. He did this inside out as well.

http://vimeo.com/26331745
July 24, 2011 @ 07:05:16 AM
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Doing it inside out well lessen the indigo lost in the process. In our washing tutorial, we added detergent to lukewarm water, mixed it around and let the jeans soak. Choosing to agitate them or not is a personal preference!

Azalea Boutique in San Fran also released a video recently for hand washing. In this vid, the fellow agitates them and rinses them. He did this inside out as well.

http://vimeo.com/26331745


ahhhhhh! tyvm! this looks super awesome. . . Im probably going to use the woolite dark and cold water tongueface I really like the idea of keeping the denim healthy by soaking/washing every 4-6 months tongueface
July 24, 2011 @ 10:22:31 AM
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ahhhhhh! tyvm! this looks super awesome. . . Im probably going to use the woolite dark and cold water tongueface I really like the idea of keeping the denim healthy by soaking/washing every 4-6 months tongueface


Be careful with the inside out process
Some guy on here tried to flip them back while they were still kinda wet and the roughness of the denim scraped of another part of the denim so there was a spot on the jeans that looked faded
July 24, 2011 @ 17:09:37 PM
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^great tip aztecasteve!
July 25, 2011 @ 15:57:05 PM
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all this for contrasts between faded parts? what are you fags

people wearing their pants for a year straight without even washing it.. that's fucking gross
August 03, 2011 @ 02:01:56 AM
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i agree wash that shet
August 03, 2011 @ 15:41:02 PM
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i disagree contrast over errthang

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August 09, 2011 @ 06:03:25 AM
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washed these regularly... about once a month... contrast is looking pretty damn good.

August 09, 2011 @ 08:13:07 AM
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August 09, 2011 @ 08:48:42 AM
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Never had a problem just washing cold
August 10, 2011 @ 04:29:51 AM
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So Hesh It's Fresh?
August 10, 2011 @ 16:49:03 PM
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great contrast man.. keep it up
August 11, 2011 @ 17:07:17 PM
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never try to wash my jeans lol
September 06, 2011 @ 13:07:13 PM
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Why dont you wash your jeans every wear then?
September 06, 2011 @ 21:57:04 PM
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I'd go broke if i washed mine after every wear haha, thats everyday man!
September 06, 2011 @ 22:05:14 PM
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this thread just reminded me to take mah jawns out the freezer haha

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September 07, 2011 @ 04:58:35 AM
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Yeah, I kinda agree. you dont have to be an extremist when it comes to not washing. I mean, I've also got nice contrast but I've worn them for maybe 3 months before the first wash. And after the first wash the foundation is there, I wash them every month or so. No need to keep them out of the washing machine after the first wash.
September 07, 2011 @ 08:43:23 AM
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Yeah, I kinda agree. you dont have to be an extremist when it comes to not washing. I mean, I've also got nice contrast but I've worn them for maybe 3 months before the first wash. And after the first wash the foundation is there, I wash them every month or so. No need to keep them out of the washing machine after the first wash.


I'm probably going to do the same. First wash around 3 months and then a wash every time they need one after that.
September 08, 2011 @ 10:50:43 AM
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Bakingsoda wash on some black skinnies to get the sulphur stank out. . . lets do this.
September 11, 2011 @ 12:05:17 PM
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so i don't know shit about bacterial science, but it seems like once you reach the point of having the "maximum" amount of bacteria on something it would make it deteriorate faster than any point leading up to then.

so in that first month lets say you're building up to 1000 bacteria from 0, and in months 2-infinity your jeans have 1000 bacteria on them. wouldn't it work out such that your denim would deteriorate at a higher rate when there are constantly 1000 bacteria? like i said, i dunno anything about how the science of bacteria work, so i could be completely wrong.

bitch.

September 11, 2011 @ 12:06:31 PM
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I'm always afraid to wash my jeans, they always fade =(

When in doubt, show that bitch your Slurpee cup collection.

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