Edwin Jeans was founded by K.K. Tsunemi in Japan in 1947. In the 1990’s, Edwin Clothing developed a brand new product line called "New Vintage" by using numerous different elements of the old weaving process from retro jeans like the BF that used to made in the 1960’s. This was done by using 16 ounce heavyweight denim with "Rainbow Selvage" and mixing it with an aging process called the “cat whisker”. The Edwin stable now offer a carefully selected pallet of fits to suite todays discerning denim consumer