Archives ofApril 2011
French shoesmaking brand Veja has just released his new pair of sneakers : the Méditerranée. Halfway between a sneaker and a boat shoe, it comes with an Amazonian rubber sole and bio cotton. The Méditerranée is available in four colorways (navy, carmin, grey et royal) and it would suit all your summer activities, from pétanque… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Nudie the Swedish jeansmaker has just published his SS11 lookbook. Looks are presented in a very urban area, with their spearhead fabric : denim. From raw to washed, from shirts to trousers, they’ve created such nice silhouettes this season. For my part, the nicest one is a total denim look (pic 21), albeit I don’t… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Love that kind of vintage hat with a retro printed band. This trilby hat from ASOS brand is 100% straw made. Ideal for the summer, to go to a music festival, to go to the beach, or just to hang out in any place, you’ve got plenty matching possibilities with it. I’d rather imagine wearing… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
I kind of have a bad tendency focusing on Wayfarer inspired sunglasses only. Well, I’m also fond of tortoise colorways. The pair I have found today comes from the brand Han Kjobenhavn. As you can imagine with such a name, the brand is from Danemark. They started crating timeless sunglasses in 2008. Timeless is the… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Today, I’d like to focus on a brand called Allevol. Even though it was founded in the UK (in 2005), the brand is highly marked with Japanese denim culture. As a witness, a page of their website is dedicated to the story of denim in Japan. Such a brand must make quality products. Proof with… Read more1 validationandno comment yet for this article.
Ssense has just released sneakers I was keeping an eye on since the early days of spring. Those are from Supra. We like their minimalistic design with a sober cap toe. Sole is rubber made, body is suede, and they match any outfit. Well, that’s what we can call a good pick ;) $90 from… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
I’ve just entered Gieves and Hawkes when James and Nigel welcomed me in the purple lobby of the shop. The brand new refurbished shop (I could say museum and shining place) of Gieves and Hawkes take place on N°1 Savile Row and in the old English National Geographic Society’s building. The decorators made an excellent… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Just found a tee which I totally fell in love with. What an unusual refreshing color evoking summer ! This “mustard” tee comes with a beacon graphic insipring authentism. I if may add a personal opinion, I would advise to match such a color with darker bottoms ;) £29 from Bolo Clothingno validationandno comment yet for this article.
I just came across some nice chambray short from Kr3w. 100% cotton construction, these could look very cool on condition that you don’t mix them with another chambray top : white t-shirt, coloured sunglasses here is my (simple) tip.no validationandno comment yet for this article.
Since their release in 2009 Nike Toki are very popular. The chukka model comes in a navy canvas version this season, with some nice features : tone on tone leather logo and a contrasting rubber sole. What we like more from the Tokis is their versatility. Whether you use them as skateboard shoes or casually,… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.