“In 1963, Ben Sherman began producing his iconic shirts in Brighton, England. During the 70s, 80s and 90s the Ben Sherman button-down check shirt became the ultimate cultural icon through its adoration and adoption by Punk, Mod and Britpop movements. Today, Ben Sherman has evolved from its 60s shirt focus and now presents a complete [...]
Brad Pitt is well known for his association with Edwin jeans but he is probably not so well known for wearing Energie, the male version of Miss Sixty. Thanks to the paparazziâ€™s nosey beak, Brad Pitt has been photographed walking in Los Angeles, with Angelina Jolie, wearing the Energie’s Gabon Jacket. Nice!
Here are a few shots from the Red Monkey and Yoropiko stand at Bread & Butter Barcelona 2008. Martin Ksohoh fly in from HK to be at the event in person. Red Monkey and Yoropiko jeans were a massive hit with buyers from all around the world and Martin helped explain the latest issue with [...]
ARMANI COLLEZIONI MENSWEAR, SPRING / SUMMER 2008 Press Release: “To head off on holiday where the mood is totally relaxed. Where the natural colours of the ocean are bleached by the fierce sun. Where the tropical afternoon calls for ultra light fabrics â€“ linen, cotton and viscose woven in typical tone on tone Armani designs. [...]
One Green Elephant is a Japanese brand that gets its inspiration out of the big Asian metropolis – Tokyo, Seoul, and Shanghai. They produce some of the most cutting edge designs available in the market today. One Green Elephant believe in originality and their products, creative packaging and branding illustrate this. The initial launch of [...]
There has been a loud outcry at the level of security at the recent unveiling of the Prada fall 2008 menswear collections in Milan. Apparently Prada are a prime target for PETA protests which was a contributing factor to Prada’s extreme security, which included forcing everyone to scan their invites, marked with a tribal digital [...]
Burberry are apparently considering a new underwear range according to designer Christopher Bailey. In a statement, Bailey said: “An new underwear range is something that we’ve played with… and we’ll possibly launch something. At the moment we’re not really talking about a launch date but it’s something that’s absolutely in the pipeline.” Bailey said the [...]
The RMC Red Monkey, Bread and Butter Barcelona Afterparty is billed as a major fashion and music event. Entrance is 20Euros with a special goodie bag for the first 100 entrants.
Creative Recreation was officially launched in Orange County, California in the Fall 2002. The founders of Creative Recreation noticed a huge void in the footwear market. Everyone was offering either dress shoes to be worn with a suit or athletic inspired sneakers that were not acceptable at most functions for the Creative Recreation lifestyles. No [...]
BAPE clothing grows up? A Bathing Ape, the Japanese brand known internationally for its flambouyant camo and child-like characterisations, has released a new line called “Black Label” which is reputedly a collection of black and other one-shade clothing. Whether this is a transition to a more mature and discerning customer-base is yet to be seen, [...]
In recent years Addict clothing has emerged as one of the leading British Streetwear brands. Their uncompromising dedication to streetwear style is undoubtedly the basis for their success. What initially started with 1 logo, 4 tee shirt prints and a dream in 1994 of creating a British Streetwear brand has slowly but surely become reality [...]
Kitmeout user shares 2 year old well worn RMC jeans. Notice the red logo on the leather patch. Authentic RMC only have a red logo. This red logo is a good identifier as a number of fakes have black or blue logos. The other way to distinguish real from fake is a lot of fakes [...]
Based in England but with founding designers from Milan, Tokyo and London, Money has been influenced by classic American street styles and blended them with a unique energy and attitude. The result is a dynamic combination of fanatical Japanesse attention to detail, Italian obsession with quality and an English sense of anarchy and wit. Money [...]
Live Mechanics is a streetwear brand that expresses it’s pain, passion, and progress in a creative form through it’s detailed crafted apparel. Live Mechanics commissioned Metal Cells Studio to direct the visual outlook of the upcoming 08′ Collection campaign. The mission was to create a modern outlook with minimalistic urban elements emphasizing on apparel photography. [...]