Luxury denim is woven from the finest of cotton threads. Cotton fabric has been found that could be at least 5,000 years old meaning that luxury denim could last a very long time indeed. Designer jeans are made from the finest in luxury denim. This fabulous fabric is super eco-friendly because it is made primarily from cotton. Gilt is pleased to be able to offer its members various designer creations made from luxury denim.
True luxury denim starts out by weaving indigo and white cotton yarn. The end result creates a dark blue diagonal on the right side of the fabric. But what really makes denim so wonderful is that designers love to work with it. Designers have brought luxury denim to the runways decade after decade because there are an endless number of ways to cut, style, and enhance denim while still maintain the soul of the product.
It feels so wonderful to wear. Denim can withstand prewashing, stonewashing, sandblasting and, because it is so durable and strong, it is still ready for a designer to create their magic and turn it into a luxury denim creation.
Luxury denim can be quite pricey, to say the least. A vintage pair of designer jeans I understood was purchased at auction for over forty-thousand dollars. You can start your own collection of luxury denim clothing and accessories through the Gilt Groupe. Luxury denim is available for up to 70% of the regular designer retail price.
The newest trend in denim to hit the runway is a patched look. Skinny jeans or flare jeans are now being created from different patches of luxury denim. Designers are creating a frenzy for fashion savvy people with all of the different styles of shirts and dresses they are showing.
These great creations are embellished with jewels and crystals, or hand-sewn embroidery. A well know designer label on a pair of jeans that you buy and wear will not go unnoticed.