Funded! This project was successfully funded on February 9, 2013.

Update #33

Eleventh Production Update

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Hey Gustin Fans!

PRODUCTION

Production is humming along at our factory here in San Francisco.  It's now a very well oiled machine with our shipping center, and almost every pairs goes in the mail the day it comes off the line.

Here's a new update on all the Kickstarter denims:

We're loving the feedback we've gotten so far.  This ability to talk with people who wear our jeans is amazing - keep it coming.

WEARGUSTIN.COM

Things are going awesome over at weargustin.com as well.  We released some really cool black and brown belts last week.  People loved our initial release of natural belts, and these are a good addition to the stable if you need something a little dressier.

In addition, we've got a nice lot of denims up on the site now:

JUST RELEASED! The Blue Line2 is a classic 14oz Cone Mills selvedge with a navy id.

The Italian BlueID is probably the softest denim we've come upon. 12.5oz indigo with a bright blue selvedge id.

The Slate is an awesome grey selvedge out of Japan - the lightest shade of grey we've offered.

The Green Weft is another Cone Mills selvedge.  The greenish weft gives this fabric a very inky blue finish.

COME SAY HI

We've had the chance to meet a bunch of backers so far. If you're in SF and want to come stop by our little office in SOMA, just shoot us a note - team@weargustin.com.  It's been awesome to connect in person with people wearing our clothes so far, and we'd love to meet you!

Thanks,

Josh and Stephen

team@weargustin.com

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      Creator Mitchel Wilson on May 21, 2013

      Would love to see an update since it's almost been two weeks. Hopefully it's not too much of a distraction since you guys are getting down to the wire.

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      Creator Khang Nguyen on May 8, 2013

      I highly recommend stopping by Gustin's office to check out some of their denims in person (it's a lot better to see and feel the texture in person). They are very nice guys and will let you try out some of their jeans if you are unsure about fit/sizing. Good quality jeans for the price, the anticipation for the jeans arrival feels forever :).

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      Creator Manuel Grullon on May 8, 2013

      So I should expect an email soon saying my American are shipping? :D

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      Creator mark distefano on May 8, 2013

      Just got my jeans. The are better than I hoped for. Worn them 6 times and will not wash for sometime to come. Great job.

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