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Cuisse de Grenouille is a young French brand we met at the Capsule Paris winter 2012. It was created by three friends: Lucas, Alexis and Raphaël, sharing a passion for surf, who decided to revisit menswear staples in a colorful way. In their SS12 line can be found among others, those wool hand knitted ties… Read more1 validationandno comment yet for this article.
For spring-summer 2012 Topman has invited “of-the-moment” talented European designers to update one of the most iconic piece of men’s wardrobe that is the denim jacket. Each creator revisited a denim jacket its way based on all of the classic styles it has been declined over the years. Amongst all seven jackets released, Mark McNairy… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
For SS12 Universal Works teams up with Spanish pimsoll maker Maians to release a pair of desert boots. Actually, Universal Works is one of our favorite clothing brands and we are glad to see their first shoe coming today. Maians is named after an aren of Barcelona where people live in a very cool, Mediterranean… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Blue this, blue that, with workwear breaking, I feel like 2012 has been the year of deep blue. Good! Spring blooms and here is one kind of untypical blue I’m totally into for the new season: Acne top-notch blue jeans =) I’ve always loved Acne’s distinctive craftsmanship when it comes to making jeans. It’s well thought… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Some of you may have to wear a formal uniform each day of the week: Oxfords/suit/shirt/tie. Being fed up of such an impersonal way to dress? The only thing you can do is try to give it a new twist, your twist! Playing with accessories is the key. This chambray tie with selvedge details fits… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Though the Destroyer jacket has never been featured around here, it has been a long time now that we are keeping a eye on it. This varsity might be the craziest clothing piece released by Nike these last years. Since 2009 they kept revisiting it according to many collaborations or just to their own inspiration…. Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
From their new SS12 collection Escapism , Natural Selection revisits the classic army chino by adding some subtle upgrades. In this Survival of the fittest war, the buckled leather cinch tabs and the waistband buttons will be very appreciated by chino lovers, especially those who want their style to look elegant and distinctive. Faded… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Pointer Footwear and the hand-made bags & accessories brand Sandstorm Kenya teamed up this season to create a range of safari style quality products. Inspired from the beautiful wild landscape of Kenya, this adventurous collaboration yet brings a very chic and unique identity to this new collection. Crago II & The short weekender Using high-end materials… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Drake’s London released last month its Travel umbrella. On the contrary of one could think, umbrellas are a very masculine item. Especially when looking at this beautiful piece Drake’s granted us. It is made of a brown wood shaft and handle and a navy dot-patterned canopy. Ideal for travellers, both the shaft and the handle… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
East Dust is a Belgian brand ran by motorcycle and denim enthusiasts. Besides hanging about vintage motorcycle shows, Keith and Rob, the two founders, also have a strong denim experience, having worked for many leading brands. From their garage sourrounded by choppers they also make Japanese selvedge jeans. This quote sums up their philosophy well:… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.