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kdtf
12th December 2006, 14:18
Ive got a pair of finns about 6 months old, tag reads 2% el,
i got another pair about a month ago tag reads 3% el.
Anyone know when /why they changed the receipe.
http://img154.imageshack.us/img154/9861/tf1ff7.jpg
http://img132.imageshack.us/img132/976/tf2mm2.jpg

M!ch
12th December 2006, 22:27
Strange thing i noticed here is the top tag says Thinn Finn so thin is written with double n :?
Would Nudie make that kinda mistake, or is it not a genuine Nudie :?: :idea: :roll:

lenn
12th December 2006, 22:32
my girlfriends thin finn has 2% (it's a dry stretch)... and i too doubt if the first tag is legit... maybe it's a sample..?

DJKJ
13th December 2006, 00:57
got same thing with my veggies. Inside tag says vegie but the box says veGGie. another pair only shows a number

mjg
13th December 2006, 05:26
it's also odd that the tag does not have the nudie logo

kdtf
13th December 2006, 09:10
I bought the top ones from the nudie shop in Melbourne so you would expect them to be genuine. The bottom ones were bought off the net, from a european location so maybe those are the samples, anyway the quality between the two is consistant. Both come with booklets and both appear exactly the same . maybe the differences in tags can be explained by where they came from.
The real question here is do nudies make jeans out of a 97/3 mix now??

batman
13th December 2006, 09:30
I think the this tag difference was discussed somewhere else. If I remember correctly, the first tag you listed is the more rare one and was only made for a short time. I guess you are lucky you scored a rare Nudie.

stiewie
13th December 2006, 10:19
I have also a thin(n) finn, bought at Zoovillage in 2005 and this one has also the white tag with double"n".

kdtf
14th December 2006, 09:34
Thanks for all the replys, but does anyone know the answer to the real question, is the composition of the denim different now, ie 97/3 % compared to 98/2 %.

kolourhero
14th December 2006, 10:38
Mine is the bottom tag, but its 2% el not 3%.

I got it about 1 a week ago.

i believe less elastic means better solid stretching, hence better whiskers and honeycombs which also means better fade?

minoki
14th December 2006, 12:09
The thin finn's in my shop which were delivered this season are %2 Lycra

Patches
14th December 2006, 19:08
http://img85.imageshack.us/img85/3774/dsc00238wz3.th.jpg (http://img85.imageshack.us/my.php?image=dsc00238wz3.jpg)

Hmm? :D

michael@matthewizzo.com
14th December 2006, 23:11
it depends on the wash... ie oscar dark worn = 3% stretch, cool grey = 2% stretch...

kdtf
15th December 2006, 09:21
But both of the finns shown above are dry, maybe nudie just uses whatever denim it has lying around 2% 3%, whatever.

minoki
15th December 2006, 09:22
http://img85.imageshack.us/img85/3774/dsc00238wz3.th.jpg (http://img85.imageshack.us/my.php?image=dsc00238wz3.jpg)

Hmm? :D

Yeah, I agree.

Marre
15th December 2006, 11:33
The limited kids jeans Nudie made have the same "logo" and layout on the tab.

captain_willard
15th December 2006, 12:41
http://www.mynudies.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=2056&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=30

mml6691
11th February 2007, 10:39
i got my thin finns about a month ago and the tag it has on it is the second one with 3%.

weird