Just because Jonny Johansson, owner and creative director @ Acne Jeans, is named by TIME magazine as ‘the man who made Acne cool’.
Wanne get to know him a bit better? Read his Time Magazine interview or another interview here. Read and learn!
Acne Jeans is a Swedish denim manufacturer and part of the Stockholm-based design firm "Ambition to Create Novel Expressions" (ACNE).
The denim offshoot began in 1997 when ACNE designed 100 pairs of jeans to distribute among friends, family and clients of the company. Before long a public request for these raw denim jeans with red stitching appeared and the following year (1998) Acne Jeans released its first collection. Ever since Acne Jeans has released two yearly collections every spring and autumn
Check out their new shop at the ‘9 straatjes’ in Amsterdam. As Johansson says: Amsterdam is an inspirational city and to be part of that and a dialogue with the people who appreciate the most interesting architecture, design and art is so important for me