Mother

Los Angeles denim brand co-founded by Tim Kaeding (designer) and Lela Tillem Becker (president of sales).

Shying from the much-digested notion of heritage jeans, Mother is a play on opposites. A study in irony, it feels soft and nurturing, while presenting itself as stark and sexy. The term winks at the double entendres of what is, arguably, the second most powerful word in the English language…