What’s Your Favorite? With Robin Meijerink

A new topic on Long John is What’s Your Favorite? In this topic, we ask denim professionals within the industry, or true denim aficionados his, or her, favorites as it comes to denim brand, denim jacket, food, music, store, and so on.

The first editions are already online with Tilmann Wrobel aka Monsieur-T., and Peter van Rerskov. Now, it’s time for the 3rd one with Robin Meijerink a.k.a. Robin Denim.

This new topic is made in collaboration with Denimhunters.

Robin Meijerink

Photo by Brian Engblad (@oddhunt) & Denimhunters from the ‘Blue Blooded Portfolio’.

  • Name: Robin Meijerink a.k.a. Robin Denim.
  • Location: Ede, The Netherlands.
  • Profession: ‘Jack of all trades’ at Robin Denim.
  • Instagram: @robindenim.

What’s your favorite denim brand? 

As long as it was made in Japan.

What’s your favorite pair of jeans?

A middle weight (14 – 16 oz) Slim Tapered fit.

What’s your favorite denim jacket?

14oz. Type II or Ttype III jackets with hand pockets.

What’s your favorite footwear brand?

Converse and Vans.

What’s your favorite retailer?

Tenue de Nîmes in Amsterdam.

What’s your favorite Instagrammer or person in the denim industry?

Ruedi Karrer a.k.a. Swiss Jeans Freak. (Read more about Ruedi here.)

What’s your favorite accessory?

Leather goods.

What’s your favorite food?

Indonesian food; Rendang, Chicken Satay, and Martabak.

What’s your favorite music?

Any kind of music depending on my mood.

What’s your favorite book?

‘Doe en denk als een kat’‘Act and think like a cat’.

What’s your favorite quote?

”Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer.”

This new topic is made in collaboration with Denimhunters. You can jump to their site for more Q&A’s about Robin Meijerink 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.