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Denim Head Threads: Designer Piero Turk Shares His Denim Collection

Individuals in the denim industry are focused on making goods that wind up in other people’s wardrobes, but how do they curate their own closets? This series offers an inside look into the personal style and shopping behavior of the people behind jeans.

Piero Turk has been a freelance denim designer since 1983. Over the past four decades, he’s worked with names including Lee, Guess, Hilfiger, Pepe Jeans, AG by Adriano Goldschmied, Big Star, Trussardi Jeans and Cerruti Jeans. He’s also collaborated with mills like Bossa and Orta Anadolu.

Piero took Carved in Blue inside his denim wardrobe—including his treasured vintage find.

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This article is one of a series on Rivet from Lenzing’s Carved in Blue denim blog. From conversations with the experts behind the mills that make some of the world’s most-wanted denim to the global brands bringing novel denim made with TENCEL™ Lyocell and Modal to the market, Carved in Blue shares the stories of those whose roots run deep with denim. Visit