thicker but more pliant than horsehide
here is Nudies selection of straight denimWhat’s Nudie’s high rise straight cut?
you should check out Left Field NYC's denim. The Greaser cut. Their version of 501's. Semi-high rise in the 11 inch range, straight fit, slight leg taper. Their Chelsea for a slimmer thigh. The Atlas for same top block as the Greaser but with a bit of taper from knee to leg opening.