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stone·wash

 (stōn′wôsh′)
tr.v. stone·washed, stone·wash·ing, stone·wash·es
To wash (garments or material, usually denim) in large industrial machines with pumice pebbles to soften and abrade the material by friction.

stonewash

(ˈstəʊnˌwɒʃ)
vb (tr)
(Clothing & Fashion) to wash (material, clothes, etc) with pumice stones to give a worn appearance

stone•wash

(ˈstoʊnˌwɒʃ, -ˌwɔʃ)

v.t.
to wash (cloth) with pebbles or stones so as to give the appearance of wear.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.stonewash - wash with stones to achieve a worn appearance; "stonewash blue jeans"
launder, wash - cleanse with a cleaning agent, such as soap, and water; "Wash the towels, please!"
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If that's a bit too bold for your tastes this bleached-out, stonewash jacket is PS28, right, boohooman.
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A quick word about aesthetics and manufacturing: The stonewash finish is striking, sporting a weathered-looking but smooth surface actually inviting hard use.
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He was wearing blue stonewash jeans, a black top, black shoes, black gloves and a black baseball cap with a yellow trim and white logo on the front.
I particularly love the classic stonewash style but they come in five colour ways/ washes so you're sure to find something that suits you perfectly.
50, Jones Bootmaker Dusty pink coat, from a selection at NW3 Hobbs; stonewash jeans, PS40, Topshop; Breton stripe top, PS29.
Modelo: Levi's 501(r) Original Jeans--Dark Stonewash
Featuring plenty of this season's must-have fabric - good old denim, in stonewash, white and dove grey, pieces are embellished with sequins and tassels for a modern take on western glamour.
50, Jones Bootmaker; glasses from a selection at Glasses Direct Dusty pink coat, from a selection at NW3 Hobbs; stonewash jeans, PS40, Topshop; Breton stripe top, PS29.
He was wearing a dark denim jacket and stonewash jeans and white trainers which were dirty.