FROM AMSTERDAM TO TOKYO
Japanese Katagami Stencil Art
While walking in Amsterdam’s Jordaan neighbourhood, Jason Denham made a routine visit to ‘Van Hier tot Tokio’ (From Here to Tokyo), a shop that specialises in Japanese furniture, textiles and art. He uncovered a stack of antique ‘katagami’ stencils, which are used to print silk kimonos. He gave this wordly inspiration his own twist, and it can be spotted throughout our new collection …
Founded in 1938 near Milan, Italy, Candiani Denim is one of the most well respected and sustainable fabric mills in the world. A family-run business, the Candiani name stands for premium quality and innovation.
For over nine years, DENHAM and Candiani have worked in close collaboration to master the art of vintage replication, and strike the right balance between tradition and modernity.
DENHAM the Jeanmaker
We’re passionate about three things: denim, design and details. We love to look back at old-world traditions and craftsmanship, and balance these inspirations with a modern vision. We pair inventive solutions and fresh ideas with an unprecedented attention to detail. The result is uniquely DENHAM.