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Diesel Derby Shoes

le Monday 04 April 2011byRomano as "the garagerocker"

I just came across nice derbys from Diesel. Quite ideal for some casual outfits, their shape reminds of old school English brogues. Of course the shoes are featuring some brogue details, and contrasting stuff like metal eyelets and rivets giving them something charming. Full leather made, I’d gladly indulge myself for those all-round shoes. $230… Read more

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Hixsept SS11

le Friday 01 April 2011byRomano as "the garagerocker"

Let’s talk about another French label who has just announced the release of its spring-summer 2011 collection : Hixsept. We usually like the brand for creating quirky clothes, and their new collection keeps the same spirit. Pieces are colourful then adapted to spring times, from striped t-shirts to orange chinos, trough cool accessories. The ambiance… Read more

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Bleu de Chauffe Laptop Cover

le Tuesday 29 March 2011byRomano as "the garagerocker"

Bleu de Chauffe is a young French label inspired by the 20th century industry style. They boldly reinvent utility bags in a modern way : contemporary and urban. Definitely adapted to the use of today, their laptop covers are all made in France by craftsman, caring for environment and humans. This cover is timeless with… Read more

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Farah Vintage SS11

le Saturday 26 March 2011byRomano as "the garagerocker"

I think we really don’t talk enough about Farah, that’s why I’d like to introduce you their SS11 Vintage collection. The brand is imbued with the English underground culture ( mods, punks, rocker-billys, and skins), as we can observe by seeing their pictures. I’ve noticed few interesting pieces: a chambray shirt on the main pic,… Read more

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Aquascutum Messenger Bag

le Thursday 24 March 2011byRomano as "the garagerocker"

Aquascutum is one of the most iconic British brand, perhaps the most iconic. Among other things, one of their significant ‘feat of battle’ is the invention of the waterproof cloth. They also in the heart of the matter : who invented the trench coat? Lots of personalities wore Aquascutum coat during years, and it would… Read more

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All Saints Biker Jacket

le Wednesday 23 March 2011byRomano as "the garagerocker"

Long time since we haven’t talked about All Saints. I found this “Biker Jacket” on their website, and it is so cool. Perfectos are not exclusively for punk rockers anymore, and they are such fashionable items these times. All Saints offer us a nasty version of this classic piece of our wardrobes : lots of… Read more

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Marc by Marc Jacobs Shirt

le Monday 21 March 2011byRomano as "the garagerocker"

I really find this shirt someting charming with its sand plain color and chest flat pockets. It would nicely match a charcoal knit, and some light blue jeans. Actually, it looks like perfect to go about your safari business ;). Regarding the fabric : a 70% cotton construction and 30% hemp could be considered as… Read more

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Levi’s 511 Light blue

le Saturday 19 March 2011byRomano as "the garagerocker"

In few years, the 511 has become a classic fit from Levi’s. Slightly slimmer than a 501, either not skinny, the cut could fit any morphology of any age. The jeans come this year with lots of new colorways among which this light blue rigid one, really inspiring spring to me. All this reallly confirms… Read more

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Swear Oxfords

le Friday 18 March 2011byRomano as "the garagerocker"

I did spot those ‘Chaplin’ till Swear released its SS11 collection. Basically, the shoes are designed like Oxfords with a cap toe. The sole mixes stacked wood and rubber, and the Chaplin features a practical pull tab on the heel, also giving something informal. What we’ve got here is, a pair of oxfords looking like… Read more

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Spring 2011 look from Mr Porter

le Thursday 17 March 2011byRomano as "the garagerocker"

This is one of my favourite outfit for mid seasons, I’m telling you! My ingredients are all timeless items, with sometimes touches of quirkiness. We’re starting with some tan brogues from B Store, yes sir! They have cool stitching details. Only raw jeans could match such a color, I’d choose my favourite ones : the… Read more

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