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Knit-ted

Last year we helped Knit-ted to start their knitwear label from scratch, building up the brand, doing the logo design, art direction and photography. It’s good to see their second collection, good to see them growing, becoming a stable and solid brand with some very nice styles! Go… [ Continue reading ]

Preview

Being super busy putting the final hand on getting the Spring-Summer collection online at Tenue de Nîmes (which will be available later this week) here’s a little preview to get you in the right mood. Stay tuned for some crazy stuff from Nigel Cabourn,… [ Continue reading ]

Cycling Blank Canvas

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To celebrate the link between sport and subculture Fred Perry launched four pieces, inspired on the classic 60’s cycling shirt. Four authentic retro-cycling shirts with some neat styling details, fit and colour combinations. The Fred Perry Shirts are available in their Laurel Wreath shops alongside… [ Continue reading ]

Ghost

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Love this new piece by Stone Island: The Ghost Jacket, a camouflage concept carried to its extremes. A complete monotone colored jacket, as if they had been dipped into a tin of paint. Available in all black, or all white. [ Continue reading ]

Moos

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Dutch denim genius MOOS released another remarkable ‘basic’ today.  His new release consists of 6 crew neck sweatshirts with a superb charcoal color dye. Made of made of US cotton and knitted by Toki-sen-i in Wakayama, Japan this hand-crafted cotton knit is a bargain. There are… [ Continue reading ]

Badlands

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Riekele shared one of his favorite movies again: Badlands by Terrence Malick. — ‘Badlands is the first feature-film of one of my favorite directors: Terrence Malick. He wrote some scripts for features before but they were never shot the way he had in mind. With Badlands… [ Continue reading ]

Harmony Korine

I'm always impressed by the 'lookbooks' by Urban Outfitters, and I always forget to write about them. The Spring Preview 2011 just hit the doormat and here it is. A really nice production by director and producer Harmony Korine for Urban Outfitters. [ Continue reading ]

The Capital of Dawn

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The roar of gunfire is lost in a distance… The canons are spitting out their last red munitions. At the Tuileries, at the Louvre, at the Palais Royal, the smell of powder and of petrol fills the air surrounding the ruins…. …Paris will be the capital of… [ Continue reading ]

Won Hundred

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Last week the Danish fashion brand Won Hundred opened its first independent shop – a flagship store in Denmark’s most exclusive department store, Illum. Along with the opening they launched their first bag collection with wallets handbags, iPad and computer sleeves. A beautiful store I must… [ Continue reading ]

The Hazel Jacket

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It’s good to see a company like Lavenham is moving on from its horseback riding history towards the Ivy League preppy trend without loosing its lovely style. A unique take on the Letterman jacket called the Hazel Jacket, a lighter quilted alternative take on a design… [ Continue reading ]

Camo Soul

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Last week in NY we quickly skipped thru the new collection of Camo and, as always, I was impressed. I love their style, fabrics and color tones. And from of next season they have a women’s collection as well. The next fall winter collection is called… [ Continue reading ]

Promising

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Last December it was on the blogs all around the world, the most promising upcoming collaboration between Takahiromiyashita TheSoloIst. & Oliver Peoples Eyeglasses. They’re still not here, the five pairs will be released this March, but I really can’t wait to get my hands… [ Continue reading ]

Yarn Unit

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Tonight the first menswear collection of our Dutch friends at Yarn Unit will be launched at Tenue de Nîmes in Amsterdam. The men’s collection is designed by Stéphane Barbier and is a oath to ‘The New Wave’ in international cinema in the 1950’s. The… [ Continue reading ]

Anaesthetics

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Spring Projects will host a show with these fantastic new works by Hussein Chalayan. The work by Chalayan, called Anaesthetics, is an ‘almost hijab-shaped white cotton veil over a traditional Japanese Geisha’s wig, placed within a minimalist white box creates an unsettling ambience where… [ Continue reading ]

Civilized

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Soulland is surprising me every time they come up with a new collection. Next week they will present their new Autumn/Winter 2011 collection called ‘Civilized’ in Paris. It is a beautiful mix of Scandinavian minimalism vs. American history. Photography by Sascha Oda, art direction by Marco Pedrollo. Above… [ Continue reading ]

B7 Parka

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A few weeks ago Fred Bschaden pointed me on this fabulous B7 Parka from the Steward Archives. I instantly fell in love with it! Unfortunately it’s an extremely hard to find piece, there are some Japanese companies who make replica’s of this model, but… [ Continue reading ]

Tenue de Nîmes 2.0

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Extremely proud being a partner, we present you the new Tenue de Nîmes website. The site includes a new blog (a daily update by the name of Journal de Nîmes), a web-shop with most of the products they stock in the Amsterdam based store and all… [ Continue reading ]

Norwegian Rain

It's not really a day for raincoats here in the Netherlands, but these will definitely cover you for snow, glazed frost and ice storms as well. Norwegian Rain just released their second collection of high-tech and fashionable raincoats, made of 100% recycled textiles of Japan, cashmere and organic cottons. Neatly designed with hidden air holes, water tunnel, sealed seams and only 270 numbered limited editions it is really a must have for every man. [ Continue reading ]

Gant Rugger

This Monday we were invited by Christopher Bastin, head designer of Gant office is located in Nacka Strand, a lovely part of Stockholm near the Baltic Sea. Caught by its wintery atmosphere we saw a glimpse of the new Gant Rugger collection. The main inspiration of the 2011 designs was a 1960's Rode Island School of Design year book that Christopher bought online for only a few euro's. [ Continue reading ]

B-3 jacket

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Nº 18. Eastman Leather USAAF type B-3 jacket at Mr Mudd & Mr Gold >… [ Continue reading ]

U.S. Import

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Last month, the team behind one of my favorite Danish menswear labels Soulland opened a new store in Copenhagen, Denmark. U.S. Import carries men’s – and women’s wear and a wide range of brands such as Soulland, Stine Goya, Ann Sofie Back, Libertine-Libertine and… [ Continue reading ]

Another Gift Guide 2010

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Starting today I will try to build up Another Gift Guide. A short daily posts with just the product, description and the link to give some inspiration on what to buy for your loved ones. If you have suggestions, don’t be shy and share them with… [ Continue reading ]

Norse x Lavenham

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Another brand who’s rocking big time is Norse Projects. The Danish brand is teaming up with the classic British Lavenham Jackets to produce 4 select items. Danish aesthetics meets traditional British gamentry. Available early November 2010 direct from Norse Projects. [ Continue reading ]