“The Denim Bible” by Sportswear International has received an award for outstanding design. The German design and communication agency Finest/Magma, responsible for the design of the book, has been selected by judges to receive the “Certificate of Typographic in Excellence” at the 53rd Award Exhibition in New York. Of the nearly 2,100 entries from 34 countries, 215 were selected. The award for the book will be presented on August 31. After a stop in New York, the exhibition will tour the United States, Canada, Europe and Japan. With more than 400 pages and over 700 definitions, “The Denim Bible” by Sportswear International offers a comprehensive behind-the-scenes look at the world of denim. The definitive jeanswear resource, it profiles and illustrates the world’s top jeans makers, brands, product innovation, technologies and styles in a vividly illustrated A-Z format. For additional information, visit www.denimbible.sportswearnet-special.com

- Lisa Dartmann, contributing writer