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Joe & Co Kickstarter Phase3 Project

A few days ago Joe & Co started their new Kickstarter project called Phase3. After two earlier very successful projects on Kickstarter it was now the right time to start a new chapter. Again it’s a limited edition campaign which is loaded with new denim treasures as new fits of jeans, a modified raw selvedge Type 2 Trucker jacket, and leather belts. There will be only 75 pairs of each jean in 2 fits and 50 of the Type 2 Trucker jackets. All the products are made in England.

The Joe & Co Arkwright Selvedge Jeans

The new Arkwright fit is a mid rise jeans, slim tapered. The jeans has a red line 13.5oz Zimbabwe long staple cotton from the Japanese Nihon Menpu denim mill.

Details of the jeans are; branded antique brass donut buttons and branded rivets, felled inner seams, chain stitch hem, leather donut washers behind the fly buttons, inside hidden rivets, calf leather patch on pocket bag, heavy duty 11oz cream pocket bags and lined back pockets, yellow thread details on felled seams, matching chain stitch hem, and coin pocket, hidden back pocket rivets inside, red line selvedge coin pocket, belt loops tucked underneath the waistband for a cleaner finish, red & yellow button hole thread, chain stitch arcuates on the backpockets.

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The Joe & Co Arkwright fit.

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Details of the the Arkwright fit.

The Joe & Co Type 2 Trucker Jacket

The new Type 2 Trucker by Joe & Co is a classic one. The jacket is made with the Japanese Nihon Menpu fabric. The jacket has two pockets with Joe & Co arcuates in tone-on-tone, classic pleats, branded antique brass donut buttons and branded rivets, and donut washers behind the fly buttons to highlight a few details.

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Joe & Co Type 2 Trucker Jacket.

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Details of the Type 2 Trucker Jacket.

The Joe & Co Colliers Selvedge Jeans

The Colliers jeans is a mid rise tapered jeans. It’s also made of Zimbabwe long staple cotton from the Japanese Nihon Menpu denim mill. It is one of the rarest cottons on the planet, grown only by a handful of farmers and cropped once a year by hand. It is then sent to Japan to be woven on authentic 28″ wide shuttle looms and, then indigo rope dyed, without sulpur, and comes with a very slight red cast.

The jeans has the same rich details as the Joe & Co Arkwright jeans. Read also the review of the JCS-Collier-369 Slim Tapered Raw Selvedge here.

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The Joe & Co Colliers fit.

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The details of the Collier jeans.

The Joe & Co Leather Belts

The Joe & Coe belts are made in NW of England. They are made by hand from British vegetable tanned leather. The belts have brass buckles that are cast in London. The belts have a hand pressed logo on it and stamped in gold flake. These will only get better with wear. They’re available in natural and black.

Support the Kickstarter project Phase3 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.