TITLE

Old denim never dies

AUTHOR(S)
Mendoza, Dierdre
PUB. DATE
August 1996
SOURCE
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;8/8/1996, Vol. 172 Issue 27, WWD Denim Network p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the vintage-denim retail industry in the West Coast of the United States. Vintage jeans as collectibles; Fluctuation of prices according to demand; Examples of vintage-jeans retailers; Influence of the vintage-denim market on the mainstream denim market.
ACCESSION #
9609182220

 

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