rag & bone's Store Designer Prefers Sky-High Cuffs

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Name:
Nick Rogers
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Occupation:
"Project Manager in the Visual Design Department at rag & bone."
What were your first pair of jeans?
"Not sure, probably something with elastic in the waistband, straight-up infant style."
What are you wearing?
First Look: "rag & bone Dobby Weaver Trail II shirt, rag & bone Parker blazer, rag & bone RB15s, and 3.1 Phillip Lim shoes."
Second Look: "rag & bone leather jacket, Levi's Robert Geller denim vest, Levi's Vintage 1920's Chinos, rag & bone Nilsson Hiker sneakers."
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How many pairs of jeans do you own?
"I just got rid of a lot of denim recently, and I still own at least 10 pairs. I may or may not have a problem."
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Do you have a preferred philosophy when it comes to jeans: Sexy and skinny, or loose and comfy? 
"I jumped on the skinny trend a while ago but find myself enjoying a loser fit lately. Loose, dropped, and cropped is how I like to roll."
Used or new?
"New."
What's your signature wash...or does it matter?
"Doesn't matter. One of the great things about denim is its flexibility when taking on a wash. Weather it's stone or over dye, it's going to look great on someone."
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What's your favorite way to wear your jeans and with what?
"My favorite way to wear my jeans is rolled in the spring with low-top sneakers and a T-shirt."
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If your jeans had a name or theme song, what would it be? Or do they?
"I'm a dork and name my jeans by the mill in which the denim was produced, the fabric content, and fit style. I can thank rag & bone for that. Kaihara, Black Confetti Slub RB15's, anyone?"
Favorite example of celebrity-jean wearing (i.e., Bruce Springsteen's Born in the USA album cover). 
"Four words: Cindy Crawford Pepsi Commercials."
What do you love most about your favorite denim pieces? 
"The story that comes along with it; like women and wine, they get better with age."
Photographed by Kava Gorna. Casting by Megan Delaney.

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