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save supper + song

dear friends.

no one ever tells you that when you dream to become creators of a brand and shop keepers that you might need to sharpen your pencil on government and bureaucracy!

would love a bit of your time to catch you up to speed on a subject that is very near and dear to us: saving supper + song. Continue Reading…

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brotherly love

bart sights is more than director of global development for levi’s and dockers. he’s my big brother, and the namesake of our barton and barton slim jeans.

both matt and i always say – and never lightly – that our mentor and brother taught us everything we know about blue jeans.  it is just flat true. Continue Reading…

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#ilovelucy

two weeks ago we threw a laid back photo shoot party for our newest fit, Lucy.
we posted an open invite to come by the shop and celebrate with us. the door was open,
the bubbly was flowing, we made some new friends and had a hell of a time…
now we want to see you in your lucy’s
#ilovelucy
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our choice: 2016

“Anybody can be unhappy. We can all be hurt. You don’t have to be poor to need something or somebody. Rednecks, hippies, misfits – we’re all the same. Gay or straight? So what? It doesn’t matter to me. We have to be concerned about other people, regardless.”

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celebrate lucy!

ladies of nashville… if you’ve already purchased a pair of lucys or have been thinking about giving ‘em a try, come on by the nashville shop tomorrow evening, (2/11/14) from 5 – 7.

 

join us for a laid back photo shoot and libations to celebrate our newest fit!

the bluegrass situation: langhorne slim & friends

we are so pleased to announce our second installment of The Bluegrass Situation Presents: The i+w Listening Room.
 

this video happens to feature a good friend of i+w, Langhorne Slim (joined by Kirstin Weber,
Shelby Means, and Kai Welch) performing “Countryside Shuffle” at the gas station.

 

check out what’s happening with the Bluegrass Situation here. to see if the incomparable Langhorne Slim will be playing near you, click here.
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spotify visit + playlist

Last week, Spotify’s worldwide team visited Nashville for their company retreat. They had a amazing crash course in all things Nashville and part of their trip was spent with us for a night of shopping, food and music. Continue Reading…

file under: wild cub

we couldn’t be happier for our good friends of Wild Cub, who are making their debut on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon tonight. reminiscing when they played in the backyard at supper and song… and now there single, Thunder Clatter, is no. 1 on Sirus radio Alt. Nation countdown. way to go fellas.

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sitting down with dr. martin luther king jr.

In January of 1965, Alex Haley, a journalist writing on behalf of Playboy Magazine travelled to Atlanta in the hopes of interviewing with the recent recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This 1965 interview with Haley was the longest interview he had ever granted to any publication.

 

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i love lucy.

i love lucy.
some things don’t come easy.
creating women’s clothing has historically only clicked for me when we design something that i want to wear.
so in the genre of blue jeans, we have always designed and advocated what i want. Continue Reading…
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artist series: vivian maier

Vivian Maier, nanny by profession, hid her secret passion and intimate moments from everyone until they were discovered in 2007 at a local thrift auction house on Chicago’s Northwest Side. Bundled in shoe boxes were hundreds of rolls of undeveloped film, audio recordings, newspaper clippings, home films, and political tchotchkes. Continue Reading…