Best of Philly

Best Men's Denim

2017 BEST Men’s Jeans

Gentry + Rose

Helmed by a Commonwealth Proper veteran, this Fishtown-based made-to-order denim line (mainly online, but now with a showroom inside men’s shop Franklin & Poe) boasts the same attention to detail—custom fabric, thread and hardware—as your favorite three-piece suit.


2015 BEST Men's Denim

Norman Porter

150 Cecil B. Moore Avenue, Studio 301, Philadelphia, PA

The jeans that come from this small Kensington company are of the thickest Japanese and American selvage denim, with hand-hammered rivets, custom stitching, house-embossed leather patches, and cuts that can be tailored to you. Make an appointment to visit the studio; you’ll never go back to Levi’s again. Read more »