Tag Archives: bape

Aspirational Trainers—Some Meditations on Premium Footwear

A couple of things that have been popping up over the last few weeks have got me thinking about premium footwear; sneakers, to be more specific. I’ve been weighing a few different thoughts and reflections over in my head, having … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion, Lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

a number of names* Store – Almost Everyone Welcome

Apologies for the absence, it’s been a pretty hectic few months for a number of reasons but things should be back to normal now. Expect a couple in-depth articles over the next few days. Big things going on in Soho … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion, Lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

WTaps x NIGO – ‘Clothes Make The Man’ for Honeyee.com

‘The individual with independent values that aren’t defined by status nor caught in the times’ is what Tetsu Nishiyama defines as a ‘Lifist’ – to truly live for your self and seek your own personal definition and appreciation of life. … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion, Lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cav Empt (C.E) – Fall/Winter 2013 Collection & Lookbook

Exploding back onto the scene in a haze of static interference and futuristic beats, C.E has returned for Fall/Winter with another forward-thinking collection. Under the direction of Sk8thing and Toby Feltwell, with an expansive team of likeminded creatives providing input … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Forty Percents Against Rights – Online Store Open

Back in 1993, Tetsu Nishiyama (TET) began his journey in menswear by producing silk-screen t-shirts. Under the guise of ‘Forty Percents Against Rights’, TET would place political and philosophical slogans on simple white tees, selling them with the assistance of close … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion, Lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

BBC: Bee Line by Mark McNairy – Spring/Summer 2013

Billionaire Boys Club knocked heads with NYC designer Mark McNairy about twelve months ago for a collaborative release. The pairing seemed far from orthodox by some standards, particuarly when considering the two labels’ customer bases. The final product however, a … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion, Lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Neil Bedford for Billionaire Boys Club – A Retrospective

Found an interesting little project in the inbox today in the form of a project between Billionaire Boys Club & streetwear enthusiast-cum-renowned professional photographer Neil Bedford. Following several years of brilliant work for the brand from streetwear’s staple shooter, BBC … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion, Lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Article for BNTL.co.uk

I wrote an article about Shop Assistants for the guys over at Better Never Than Late. You can read it at their website right now. Massive shouts to the guys for their support, especially Ollie Olanipekun. Hope you guys enjoy the … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion, Lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Fashion, Lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment