Sunday 05 April 2020

Dutch celebrate tight jean pool with Denim Days festival

Photo: courtesy of Denim Days Festival

The Dutch are proud of their jeans – that’s the message at this year’s Denim Days Festival, where more than 75 exhibitors will show off their wares.

The festival, previouslyl launched in New York, aims to appeal to ‘true-blue’ denim enthusiasts, with a vintage market, music, workshops, attractions for children and speakers on Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th.

It will be held in the Westergasfabriek former gasworks in Amsterdam’s Westerpark and costs €10 in advance or €15 at the door, with discounts for students and under-12s free.

Collaborators include the Denim City campus, manufacturers DENHAM, Kings of Indigo, Mud Jeans and C&A, which will talk about making its first ‘circular’ pairs of jeans with the Fashion for Good lobby group. has been free for 13 years, but now we are asking our readers to help. Your donation will enable us to keep providing you with fair and accurate news and features about all things Dutch.
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