A collection of premium denim for pre-spring designed by Benjamin Talley Smith, Jordache embraces its legacy of retro vibes while re-imagining them in modern fabrics and fits.
The collection is manufactured in Los Angeles using the highest quality fabrics available and incorporates cutting-edge technology, such as Japanese jacquard and bonding metallic 3M to denim to achieve unique pieces that fit the body perfectly and reflect current trends.
Name : Benjamin Talley Smith @benjamintalleysmith
Birthplace : Putney, Vermont. USA
Métier : designer
Sources of inspiration : People around the world, how they wear their clothes and how their style effects their lives.
Sources of motivation : Getting the chance to introduce such an iconic brand as Jordache to a new generation.
What makes you happy : A really good fitting pair of jeans.
Favorite reads : Anything Vonnegut or Joe Hill
Favorite tunes : Classics, like Crosby Still Nash & Young, Chris Cornell and some Miles Davis.
Favorite foods : Dan Tana’s chicken parmesan.
Beauty tips : Sunblock, always.
Favorite ways to unwind : A weekend in Joshua Tree.
What gets you in a working flow : Headphones and a flea market.
What are you working on now : PS20. A playful mix of cosmic psychedelic washes and iconic Jordache revived silhouettes. And a new Jordache Men’s collection.
Favorite motto / quote : Bob Dylan – “ Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.”
The line features jeans ($210-350), jackets ($350-$650), graphic t-shirts and sweatshirts ($100-$250), and is available at at select specialty stores around the globe.
photographer Tyler Nevitt
stylist Masha Orlov
hair Koji Ichikawa
style assistant Shelby Meijer