DM2-1 Japanese Black Denim

Handcrafted in very limited quantities in Japan, DM2-1 is a high quality selvedge Japanese jean.

The Japanese Kuroki mill denim fabric is made from 100% USA cotton and specially sulphur dyed. The fabric is woven on vintage Toyoda G-9 shuttle looms and finished with akamimi red selvedge.

The DM2-1 has a regular fit with a straight leg, life vest button construction plus a smartphone pocket and is slightly rinse washed to increase comfort.

When handled with care this garment will fade like traditional indigo jeans and endure for many years in a manner that is personal to the wearer.

  • 13oz akamimi selvedge denim
  • Woven on vintage Toyoda G-9 shuttle looms
  • Smartphone pocket
  • Life vest button construction at front closure
  • Zip fly
  • Made in Japan


  • 100% cotton
  • Machine wash but cold handwash recommended
  • The fabric of this garment is designed to fade over time
  • Waist runs big, take 1 waist size smaller then your normal inch size.
  • These jeans are designed for a regular cut, roll up the hems for a cropped look
  • Non-stretchy middle weight fabric
  • Model Sasha wears size 32/34
  • Model measures: height 6'0"/ 184cm

If you have any questions about sizing, please email us.

trouser sizing image
A (Outside leg)97.897.99898.1104.9105105.1105.2
B (Inside leg)7373737378787878
C (Waist width)39.440.741.943.244.545.847.149.6
D (Rise)26.627.227.828.42929.630.231.4
E (Leg opening)17.51818.51919.52020.521.5
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