About this project
Climbers need super stretch pants so we brought them jeans to test...
We have just added these stretch goals below. To choose any of the new styles you still buy the same rewards..and then after the project we'll send you an email and then you will tell us what colors, sizes you want.
We went trail hiking up a mountain to test our denim..video below.
If you have an active lifestyle, traditional denim just doesn't allow you to move the way you need to. Since we all want to look stylish in a pair of jeans, we decided to combine the best of both worlds: fashion and function.
Premium performance denim made for the modern active lifestyle.
1. Super Flexible - 5 times the mobility of traditional denim.
2. Ultra Light & Strong - 30% lighter and 30% stronger than traditional denim.
3. Temperature Control - technical fibers infused in the fabric that keep you cool when it's hot and warm when it's cold.
4. Invisible Seat Gusset - built into the crotch that ensures maximum maneuverability where you need it most.
5. Radiation Shield Pocketing - protects you from exposure to cellphone radiation.
Why you need these jeans: During any given day you are always moving. You could be cycling to work, running to your next meeting, or going out for a refreshing walk or hike. Sometimes you sweat. Sometimes you are in hot or cold weather. Traditional jeans just aren't built to deal with your modern lifestyle. We’ve created performance denim that adjusts your body temperature to its changes in movement or the environment. No matter what activity you're doing, your jeans will adapt, wick sweat away, and keep you comfortable, dry, and feeling good.
KEY FEATURES :
Lightweight Super Stretch: Our DU/ER L2X® denim is a 9.5 oz. triple stitched denim. It's 30% lighter, 30% stronger, and has five times more stretch than traditional denim.
Wicking and Temperature Control: The L2X denim is infused with Coolmax® fibers that wick moisture away from your skin and keep you dry longer. During any given day your body temperature fluctuates depending on the amount you move and the environment you move in. The key to comfort is to wear clothing that is responsive to changes in movement or the environment. Our L2X denim has hollow core fibers that help regulate your body temperature and evaporate any extra moisture, keeping you cooler when you're hot and warmer when you're cold.
Invisible Seat Gusset: We've revamped the traditional denim design and added an invisible seat gusset. Now you'll never have to worry about bending over and ripping your jeans. This gusset, often found in performance wear, allows for more maneuverability in the area that you need it most.
Radiation Shield Pocketing: We’ve lined the cell phone pocket of our jeans with radiation shield pocketing.
What is Radiation Shield Pocketing?
Extremely thin, silver coated copper wires are spun with cotton yarns, then woven into washable, comfortable, and durable fabrics with the look and feel of normal fabric. This fabric is typically used to protect operators who work on cellphone towers. OKEO-TEX 100 is certified to contain no harmful substances and has been independently tested for shielding performance.
Attenuation: 29 dB at 900 MHz
Raw materials: 90% cotton, 9.5% copper, 0.5% silver
Certificates: Öko-Tex 100 Class 1
Why put it in pocketing?
Using shielding fabric as inner pocketing, it reduces the amount of radiation that travels directly to your skin.
Note: There are mixed reviews on the harmful effects of exposure to radiation coming from cellphones. Since men typically place their phones in their pocket, we considered the proximity to vital organs and decided it would be better to be safe than sorry.
Quality and Durability: With over 25 years of denim making experience and over 15 years of technical fabric development, we're able to make high quality jeans that are guaranteed to last. We’ve covered every detail including triple stitching in the high stress areas, custom shanks and rivets, and fits that feel comfortable and look good.
Sizing: Waist sizes 28, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 36, 38, and 40, with the option of three inseam choices of 30, 32 and 34.
Our Fits, Styles and Colors:
The Slim Fit - has a mid rise with a slim thigh and leg opening, and comes with tone-on-tone stitching and a charcoal shank and rivets.
The Relaxed Fit - has a more relaxed feel overall with a slightly lower rise and more room in the butt and legs than our Slim Fit. The Relaxed fit comes with contrast stitching and copper shank button with silver rivets.
Both of the fits have been developed for people with active lifestyles. Due to the unique construction of the fabric and the technical design details, these fits can accommodate most body types.
There are 2 factors that determine the best fit and size for you:
1. Your Body Type.
If you have larger, more muscular legs and butt, then our Relaxed fit may be best for you. Alternatively, someone with a slighter build or a preference for a more fitted style, may prefer the Slim fit.
2. How you like to wear your jeans.
Regardless of body type, some people like to wear their jeans loose. The L2X® denim adapts to your body regardless of your body type. If you want to wear your jeans loose, then size up one size from what you regularly wear.
Women's L2X® Denim:
For the women's jeans we've made the fit a slim/skinny as you can see by the measurements below. The sizing is true to measurements, not vanity. The front rise is 9 inches and the back rise is 14 inches. Waist sizes are 24-36. Inseams available are 28 and 31. We did not add a seat gusset because we ave the found that the less seams and extra fabric in this area for women, the better. The L2X® fabric is light and flexible enough to make these jeans extremely comfortable for women..even on bicycles. We promise you'll love them!
Guarantee: We guarantee that you will be 100% satisfied with our jeans. In fact, we know that these will be the most comfortable jeans that you have ever worn. If you don’t like the jeans for any reason, please e-mail us and we will send you a pre-paid shipping label to send the jeans back to us. The only condition is that the jeans cannot have been worn, still be in the original packaging, and returned within 21 days. Upon receipt of the jean we will issue you a full credit for you to use to exchange for another size or product.
Please note that this return policy only applies to supporters in the continental USA and Canada. Any returns or exchanges in regard to international supporters outside of the continental USA and Canada are subject to additional freight charges, the exact amount will vary from country to country.
Pick your fit and size after the funding campaign ends. After we successfully complete the Kickstarter project, we will email you to get your fit, sizes and shipping information.
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Risks and challenges
While there are risks inherent in any new project, our team has the skill and experience to guarantee that your jeans will be delivered. Both Steven and Gary are currently working in the fashion industry and have already established a solid plan for fulfillment. You can be sure you will be getting the best possible product delivered on time.Learn about accountability on Kickstarter
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