Introducing ERKN Footwear

Introducing ERKN Footwear

ERKN is a brand new footwear label started by London graduate Elliott Erkan. Set for release in September, the first collection will consist of a toe cap derby shoe and suede chukka boot- both designed in England, handmade in Italy and featuring Vibram soles. We’re liking what we’re seeing so...
Campbell Cole Annex Collection

Campbell Cole Annex Collection

Our good friends at Campbell Cole present us with a new capsule collection entitled ‘Annex’ to add to their growing and impressive offering.  The name Annex comes from the original idea that each bag is a portable living space for your belongings, an extension of your home. Sculptural form, soft premium leather and...
Alexander Wang x Haydenshapes Marble Surfboards

Alexander Wang x Haydenshapes Marble Surfboards

Alexander Wang recently teamed up with Australian surf brand Haydenshapes to outfit his New-York flagship store with a limited series of five hand-crafted surfboards. The marble boards, typical for Wang’s aesthetic, are suspended from the cage wall, while a monolithic, large black wave sculpted from black sand looms occupies the...
Introducing Monokel Eyewear

Introducing Monokel Eyewear

Monokel is the latest eye-wear brand to have caught our attention. Originating from Stockholm [like many other things right now], the label was founded by Robert Sandgren and Fredrik Sävenberg- two friends who after spending years together on the Swedish skateboard and snowboard scene, decided to try their hand at...
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Nocturnal Workshop Great Horned Daypack

Nocturnal Workshop Great Horned Daypack

Apologies for the lack of posts recently; the two of us have been busy with life, one of us recently taking a [much needed] holiday to America. Speaking of the latter, we recently came across Nocturnal Workshop- a small label from Vancouver which specialises in understated technical bicycle accessories for urban commuters. As big fans of backpacks,...
Ace Hotel x Hender Scheme Custom Slippers

Ace Hotel x Hender Scheme Custom Slippers

Ace hotel has continued its collaborative efforts with the release of a pair of exquisite custom slip-on slippers, with a large helping hand from one of the very best leather goods experts on the planet; Hender Scheme. Handmade in Japan, these simple slippers are made from soft raw leather that will act, quite literally, as a second skin- and...
Grovemade Desk Collection

Grovemade Desk Collection

US-based Grovemade are making a lot of interesting and beautiful accessories at the moment. From their workshop located in Portland, Oregon, the team hand-craft goods from quality materials such as maple wood. Their latest collection, entitled the ‘Desk Collection’ consists of a series of well-considered accessories designed to clear and organise your work space, and...
Vidur Spring/Summer 2015 Preview

Vidur Spring/Summer 2015 Preview

Forward thinking, and highly original UK brand Vidur have released a preview of their Spring/Summer 2015 collection- and we like it, a lot. Vidur’s design philosophy is to create garments that are elemental, functional and enduring. Influenced by the simplistic, fundamental nature of Nordic design and its emphasis on the durability and authenticity of natural...
Jamboree x Side Project Skateboards

Jamboree x Side Project Skateboards

This summer sees the launch of Jamboree‘s first ever collaborative offering, alongside Texas based pop-up Side Project Skateboards. Inspired by the skate and surf culture of 60′s America, the pair have developed a capsule collection of 7 one of a kind cruiser decks designed in the UK and made by hand from start to finish in...
Peir Wu AW14 Lookbook

Peir Wu AW14 Lookbook

The London-based Singaporean designer presents us with her AW14 collection in a succession of impressive monochrome lookbook shots featured below. Initially honing her skills from Raf Simons, the designer continues to explore the idea of hyper-modernity for AW14. The range itself focuses on clean contemporary lines, fabrics and techniques. Modern interpretations of suits, shirts, vests...
The Superior Labor Leather Market Bag

The Superior Labor Leather Market Bag

Tucked away in the hills of Okayama sits an old schoolhouse which has been converted into a workshop and office where The Superior Labor house their production of some of the toughest and most utilitarian goods on the market. And this bag is no exception. Made completely from leather its large size makes it a perfect...
Norse Projects Technical Garments

Norse Projects Technical Garments

Whilst Norse Projects have established themselves as a go to brand for clean, quality and affordable menswear staples, their latest release sees the Danish label rework a few of their popular styles using high-tech modern sports fabrics. The Technical Garments Pack therefore takes a much more functional approach to maximise each item’s ease of movement...
OUTLIER Ultralight FreeShell Jacket

OUTLIER Ultralight FreeShell Jacket

New-York label Outlier never cease to amaze us season after season with their new releases of consistently innovative and technical, yet wearable garments. Their new creation comes in the form of a lightweight jacket for summer named the Ultralight FreeShell. The piece itself is a paradox as it isn’t made to protect you against the...
Campbell Cole SS14 'Simple Collection'

Campbell Cole SS14 ‘Simple Collection’

Having established themselves as a sought after accessories label and making their debut at LC:M last January [for AW14], Nottingham-based Campbell Cole take things further this summer by releasing the Simple Collection. Designed to carry your daily essentials, the Simple Collection perfectly balances a minimal aesthetic with considered detailing and effortless functionality. A card wrap and card...
Shorts - Our Favourites from Très Bien for SS14

Shorts – Our Favourites from Très Bien for SS14

As the cold weather begins to leave, and the warmer days become more frequent, we have to start considering a piece of clothing that will have probably been all but forgotten about during the colder season’s. We are of course talking about shorts. Not swimming shorts that are worn all year round (if you’re a...
Note Apparel SS14 Collection

Note Apparel SS14 Collection

Birmingham-based Note Apparel is the latest label to have caught our attention. The UK street-wear brand was introduced to us by atoo’s Curtis McNally- who takes credit for shooting the collection. With the array of talent in menswear in the UK right now, the market place can be tough for new labels attempting to make an impact...