Tag Archives: 2014

Timeliness/Timelessness — My Problem with Gosha Rubchinskiy

There’s a joke by Stewart Lee on the first season of his Comedy Vehicle TV series where he laments the success of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter books amongst adults, swatting away constant inquiries as to whether he’s read them with, … Continue reading

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Heather Grey Wall at The Goodhood Store – Interview with Kazuki Kuraishi

Since expanding into their Curtain Road location, the folks over at Goodhood haven’t wasted any time in cementing their status as one of East London’s new cultural hubs. From humble beginnings as a clothing store on Coronet Street for those … Continue reading

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KAWS – ‘Small Lies’ at Frieze Sculpture Park, Regents Park

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Gary Aspden, Spezial & the Importance of British Street Culture (Interview for Complex UK)

When Complex UK got in touch and asked me if I’d like to interview Gary Aspden – the man who facilitated adidas Originals’ first ever collaboration with A Bathing Ape and presented over 600 pairs of adidas trainers (most of them his … Continue reading

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C.E – Spring/Summer 2015 Presentation at Versus Tokyo

This week saw the return of Versus Tokyo for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week and the Spring/Summer 2015 presentations from some of the region’s hottest labels. Forming part of the events, C.E made an appearance with the preview video for their upcoming … Continue reading

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Stray Rats – Fall 2014 Lookbook

I’m always stoked to see Stray Rats back on the scene. In the sea of dime-a-dozen bandwagon brands out there that seem to churn out whatever’s in vogue at the moment – yes, all your shit looks exactly like Raf … Continue reading

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The Death of the Snapback (Article for Complex UK)

I’m not gonna lie, when Joey Essex and his crew are loading up on Mitchell & Ness for the trip to Malia, alarm bells start ringing for the rest of us to make a swift departure (sorry, not sorry). Never one … Continue reading

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Defining Sincerity – Reflecting Upon the Mechanisms of Appreciation & Appropriation in Eastern Cultures

It’s a Sunday afternoon and I’m sitting here with some thoughts that have been bouncing around my head for a while now. There have been a few instances in fashion in recent months that have brought this topic to the … Continue reading

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The Moving Development – Fall/Winter 2014 Collection – ‘Stand Tall’

It has been way too long since I last gave a mention to The Moving Development. After a crazy year and a half (for all sorts of reasons) the brainchild of Bristol designer Bakes is back for the Fall with another … Continue reading

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FPAR hits The Goodhood Store

A few weeks back it was announced that Forty Percents Against Rights – the early 90s screen-printing predecessor to Tetsu Nishiyama’s seminal brand WTaps – would be available to purchase outside of Japan for the first time in its history. … Continue reading

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