DIY Uneven Denim Hem

Many of you asked about the jeans I wore in last week’s DIY so I thought I’d share the far too easy steps to achieve the same look. They were inspired by a pair of Vetements,…

DIY Frayed Denim

Worn, torn, fringed, patched, frayed . . . denim is, hands down, my favorite medium to destroy, mend, dye, embellish, and reconstruct. And what better way to scout inspiration than out on the streets. Better yet, the streets…

Style Crush: Hiroki Nakamura

Visvim designer and style maven Hiroki Nakamura understands the art of textiles and the importance of detail like no other. His ability to layer together indigo rich textiles, army coats, vintage pieces, patchwork denim, shibori mud cloth, bandana prints…

Rebecca Atwood Fall 2014

Rebecca Atwood caught our attention last year with the debut of her hand printed pillows and framed prints. Her Shibori dyeing technique and use of neutral tones and fibers had us smitten, and it comes as…

DIY Shibori

Today marks HonestlyWTF’s four year anniversary. Four years! To celebrate, we’re revisiting the very first tutorial we ever featured on the site: shibori tie dye. Lauren and I first discovered shibori after discovering an old…

Heinui Fall 2013

After interning for Gaspard Yurkievich in Paris and Peter Som in New York, French designer Claire Pignot moved to Barcelona to create her label Cocotte. In 2010, she refocused her energy on a new label, Heinui, with effortless,…

Indigo Mood

Inky florals jackets, bleached out printed denim, striped linen, stonewashed jeans, and...

DIY Shibori

Shibori is a Japanese term for methods of dyeing cloth by binding, stitching, folding, twisting, and compressing.  In Japan, the earliest known example of cloth dyed with the shibori technique dates back to the 8th century where indigo…