Carhartt WIP and A.P.C. have joined forces yet again with a selection of tweaked Carhartt silhouettes. The iconic A.P.C. logo has been fused with the ‘C’ icon from Carhartt to add a subtle, clean twist to the style of the two brands. Carhartt’s sturdy workwear silhouettes have been fused with a sleek and slimmer design that highlights A.P.C.’s influence on the collaboration. The collaboration is highly anticipated after the two brands have worked together on four collections throughout the decade. Expect workwear details such as patch pockets and washed denim... Read More
Veja is the ultimate modern sneaker brand, focussing on creating contemporary styles with the most eco-friendly materials and ethical production. VEJA began creating iconic sneakers in 2005, taking time to design sneakers to ensure that they will continue to be the pinnacle of style 10 years later. Only using organic cotton directly supplied from farmers and with a fully transparent production line. VEJA makes a distinct effort to create a fully ethical and fair-trade production line without sacrificing the design of the sneakers. The V-10 takes cues from classic retro... Read More
The iconic basketball shoe is one of the most styled shoes in menswear, making waves since as far as we can remember, just about every decent sneaker brand has given us their interpretation of the timeless silhouette. However, only one brand can claim the heritage of pioneering the original basketball sneaker. Formed in 1888 in Connecticut, USA, Colchester Rubber Co originally created shoes for tennis, walking, cycling, and other recreational activity. They soon created their basketball sneaker, complete with a high top canvas silhouette and vulcanized rubber sole with the... Read More
If you are a fan of retro runners then you will already be excited at the sight of this seasons SL 80. Inspired by the late 70’s runners, the SL80 was originally designed for top athletes and featured the classic retro look of nylon uppers with added suede effect panels for durability. The cushioned sole and grippy tread added to the sporty charm of the shoe and, like many Adidas trainers, it was soon adopted on terraces throughout Europe. This particular model comes in a tonal red colour way with... Read More
Corduroy has become an essential fabric for any man’s wardrobe, particularly during the colder months. The fabric was originally created for the aristocracy, derived from the French for ‘cloth of the king’. But started to be worn by workers throughout the Industrial Revolution due to its tough nature but was soon donned by Ivy Leaguer, Beatniks and more throughout the mid-20th century. Perfectly casual whilst retaining an air of sophistication. We have collected some of our favourite pieces this season with some tips on how best to style them. The... Read More
Inspired by decades of legendary hiking boots, here we have one of Portlands finest, the Danner Boots. The Mountain 600 brings subtle elements of hiking and comfort for everyday wearability, we'll take you through the style, construction and fit of the boots.
Tough, no-nonsense footwear for life, Blundstone started in 1870 and has soon become one of the world’s most recognisable boot brands. Established in Hobart, Tasmania, the company has grown and now oversees an international supply chain. However, Blundstone headquarters remain firmly rooted in Tasmania and the styles have retained the DNA of the originals. The standout boot from Blundstone is the classic Chelsea style boot, with elasticated side panels and a smooth toe design. Coming in a variety of different fits and styles, Blundstone Chelsea boots can be worn in... Read More
You Must Create (or YMC as it is often abbreviated to) was founded in the mid-nineties by Fraser Moss and Jimmy Collins. Focusing on creating a series of minimal clothes that could be adapted to the wearers own style and identity. Taking their name from a quote from design pioneer Raymond Loewy, the brand stands for individual and forward thinking style. Wearability is a key feature of YMC, comfortably riding the line between standing out from the crowd and understated enough to wear down the pub. Taking inspiration from subcultures... Read More