We’re big on personalizing denim here at Denim Therapy (obviously), and so we’re also big on custom-made jeans. What you wear is important and, sometimes, you just want to be in control from start to finish. Here’s our guide on where to find people that will custom-make your jeans from scratch–and most of them you can order online!
Offerings: men’s and women’s (skinny, slim, straight, flare, boot cut) jeans, capris, and shorts; customizable rise, thread color, pockets, fabric weight, and fly; black and blue (raw, dark, medium, light) washes; embroidering; distressing options include sanding, bullet holes, paint splatter effects; can sell jeans you’ve designed online
Price: $99 and up
Pros: fun, user-friendly interface; easy to see how your jeans will look every step of the way, with customizations; two weeks to finish; option to make shorts or capris
Cons: sizing relies on self-measurement or pre-made options
Offerings: men’s (slim, classic, relaxed) and women’s (slim, relaxed, skinny, trouser) jeans; plus-size
Price: $175-$185 base price, plus add-ons
Pros: easy-to-use; asks questions about body shape when determining fit; returnable; plus-size option
Cons: sizing relies on self-measurement and measurements limited in selection options and helpfulness; some styles have more options for customization, such as the variety of washes and fabrics available, than others
Location: 15 Mercer St, New York, NY 10013
Offerings: personal consultation with Scott Morrison and 3×1’s Head Pattern-Maker to make jeans entirely to your specifications
Price: $1200 and up
Pros: 100% creative control and customization
Location: Online (ships worldwide!)
Offerings: men’s and women’s jeans in pre-made styles produced to your measurements; add-ons include embroidery, patches, rips, embellished pockets
Price: $49 and up
Pros: price; wide variety of fits
Cons: hard to navigate variety of denim options (i.e. cannot preview wash and style of jeans together); sizing relies on self-measurement
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Not everyone can say they had their jeans custom-made from scratch and tailored just for them, but you can. INDi makes it possible to create jeans that are handcrafted, sized and styled especially for you, from hip to ankle. Without the hassle of gazillion fitting sessions, and priced about the same as leading designer jeans, you get all the bells and whistles of a premium denim brand in a matter of weeks. Snag yourself some bragging rights and create your new custom jeans today for 30% off! Enter code DENIMTHERAPY2012 at check out. Offer ends February 1, 2012.
Did you know INDi holds six patents? Go to INDi online and see their process in action.
—Denim Therapy Staff
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Ever wonder how stylists and celebrities always look so great in their jeans? Besides genetics, they get their jeans tailored or custom made by the brands. Thanks to INDi, a California-based jeans maker, the dream of owning the perfect-fitting pair of jeans is about to become a reality. INDi knows a thing or two about fit. After all, they’ve been creating custom jeans for about a decade.
Unlike mass-produced jeans, INDi uses patented technology incorporating thousands of body scans, your personal body measurements, and finally a team of skilled apparel craftsmen to create your dream jeans. Regardless of your body type, INDi allows you to create high-end jeans with a truly custom fit. What’s more, access to recently upgraded fits, trim and washes are all yours with the click of a mouse. Ready to create your custom jeans? For a limited time, score your premium custom jeans at 30% off. Enter code DENIMTHERAPY2012 at checkout. Offer expires February 1, 2012.
—Denim Therapy Staff
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