Nepenthes SS14 “Out Dust Rial” Editorial
Gant Rugger AW14 Collection
Straying (just enough) from its preppy essence, the label’s upcoming collection delivers a refreshing take focused on layering, plays on length and striking details. Denim aprons and quilted shorts worn over sweatpants were just some of the pieces that evoked elements of a japanese inspired aesthetic.
Head Porter SS14
Unionmade x Gitman x Liberty London Capsule Collection
An outstanding collaboration resulting in a variety of shirts and accessories, portraying unique floral prints over indigo chambray fabrics
Uniforms for the Dedicated AW13 Campaign
Featuring Mr. Aiden Shaw, “Turmoil” is inspired by the intense experiencing of the surrounding environments, both urban and natural. Patterns and prints are the core element of the collection, which along with exclusive fabrics, once again delivers a playful and unique ensemble to tailored garments.
Smith-Wykes SS14 Pitti Preview
Smith-Wykes was one of those pleasant surprises I came across during Pitti Uomo 83, so I was looking forward to drop by and see what it had in store for next Summer. Inspired by 1960s Japan, the collection brings to life vintage japanese culture, with heavy focus on prints and patterns such as hand-carved woodblock prints, making their way onto bomber jackets, tees and crewneck sweaters. Other details, like kimono-stitchings were used on some of the label’s trademark pieces, featuring a soft color palette and resorting to lightweight fabrics such as linen, cotton and slub yarns. Continuously presenting solid, polished garments, Smith-Wykes is definitely becoming a great alternative for all those looking to step up their everyday game…