Monthly Archives: March 2013

Maiden Noir – Spring/Summer 2013 – The Long Shadows

Seattle grunge via Tokyo suavé. Nin Truong’s Maiden Noir enters 2013 following a year of celebrations and special occasions. Now in its 8th year of operations, the Seventh Son of the Seventh Son has placed two feet firmly on the … Continue reading

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Editorial for BREAKS MAG

I was asked to write an article for BREAKS MAG‘s 3rd issue. The issue went online today, and you can read the whole magazine now at BREAKSMAG.COM Maharishi before ‘Haha, kitschy!’ by deadmowgli at Breaks Mag

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A Bull in an Art Gallery – The Problem with Charles Krafft

I’ve been thinking about how best to write about this situation since learning about it on the Vice website last week. It has since kicked up a lot of dust on a variety of risqué topics, some of which must … Continue reading

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Heritage in the Absence of History

Remember when you used to go for a pub lunch with your family at Christmas or something? You’d go to a quiet village outside of town, sit down at the old, varnished oak tables and peruse the beer-stained piece of … Continue reading

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Human Made x Coca Cola @ Present London

There was a day, once, when the term ‘workwear’ meant something. We all know denim started out as something that protected your ‘nicer’ clothing beneath, and most people can reel off the story of James Dean and the Levi’s 501 … Continue reading

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C.E. – Cav Empt

Screen-printing is like a rite of passage when it comes to making clothing, and I often feel that it is held in higher regard in streetwear than other roads of fashion because of the visceral nature of it. Take a … Continue reading

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INDCSN – Spring/Summer 2013

Finding its roots in urban culture of the East and West coasts back in the early 90s, streetwear has always been a Yank’s game. The Beastie Boys were schooling heads with their X-Large tees and ‘shithead steez’, skateboarders were reclaiming … Continue reading

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LAW Magazine – Issue #3 Launch

Beginning 12 months ago in Brighton, Sussex, Lives And Works Magazine is a bi-yearly periodical that seeks to engage with ‘style’ in all its forms. Subcultures and sideliners, eccentrics and addicts, rebels and the refined, LAW asks not whether something … Continue reading

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BURMA MFG – Leeds 13th Part Two: The Abyss Gazes Also

Burma MFG first came to my attention a few months back when someone I know posted a couple of their garments. Based out of South New Jersey, USA, they’re relatively unknown at the moment and have just begun to make … Continue reading

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I Don’t Like the BoxPark and It’s Eating Me Up Inside.

Oh, retail. You used to be so simple. Maggie had a dream once; a beautiful world of service industry; the age of the high street; ‘a nation of people holding doors open for each other’. Then the internet happened and … Continue reading

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