Trust me, this "hype" you speak of will be dead and this will be forgotten (hopefully sooner than later.) For the sake of denim enthusiasts out there, I hope people get bored with this and give up after their first year and go back to whatever they were wearing.
It's better that way anyway--people who're getting into it are in it for the wrong reasons.
So. Good for you.
and a year plus later, here we all are