Italian designer Piero Turk is a legendary denim master and an one of a kind in the industry. Piero Turk worked with some of the most important jeans brands like Edwin, Lee, Replay and AG (Adriano Goldschmied) to name a fewBesides his denim projects for very respected denim companies he’s publishing every now and then a creative inspiring denim book. His first book, ‘Details’, came out in 2012. Two years later he made his 2nd book called: ‘Details – A life with denim’. The book title was named after his inspiring denim blog (check out his ‘Details’ blog here). The book is filled with more than 300 close-up shots of his large denim archive which he collected over the years. See more of this book here.

Piero Turk

Details – A life with denim Vol.1

After three years after the lauch of the first volume of ‘Details – A life with denim’ Piero Turk made a follow-up. With ‘Details – A life with denim Vol. 2’ Piero Turk is giving again an insight into his huge and rare denim collection. You can expect again close-up shots from worn-out jeans and workwear. Next to the denim shots you can also see inspiring pictures from his denim travels from all over the world. With a sharp eye for detail Piero Turk shows us his view on the denim industry and denim world.

The ‘Details – A life with denim Vol.2′ book will be officially launched during the 4th edition of the Blueprint festival, part of the Amsterdam Denim Days (see the total program of the Amsterdam Denim Days here). For the official launch of the book Piero teamed-up with the indigo brand Indigo People. They created a special hand dyed indigo canvas bag for the book. When you purchase a copy during the event you will get the bag for free. Next to that Piero Turk will also be there to sign your own copy. After the Amsterdam Denim Days the book ‘Details – A life with denim Vol.2’ will be available through his Etsy shop here.

Written by Wouter Munnichs
I'm the founder of Long John. Next to running this daily magazine, I'm working as a freelance denim specialist for the industry. Titled as 'Denim Influencer 2020' by Rivet 50. Celebrated my 10th anniversary with Long John in 2021.