nudie jeans drops the first of four exclusive styles due for release over the next year. as of wed - sep 17 the so-called grim tim stone mason replica can be snapped up at select stores across the planet, and only 30 pair will be available at the denim brand's store in london. the original jeans were a pair of the sharp bengt model, handed in for repair at the nudie jeans store in melbourne. lee, the owner and stonemason by trade, wore his jeans every day for nine months straight, and the result proves that stonemasonry is ideal for breaking in denim, unlike any other trade. lee's jeans have seen many hours in the repair shop and the nudie jeans repair specialists have skillfully preserved it. needless to say they're now part of the nudie jeans archive. the grim tim stone mason replica is produced in a limited run of only 300 - with only 30 available at the nudie jeans repair shop in london - and comes in a 100% organic 13.5 oz. japanese selvage denim. each pair is numbered 1-300, and is presented in its own recycled card box, held together with a natural leather belt and booklet detailing the journey behind the original user story. london store location: 19 d'arblay street [soho].