Buckler is a menswear line which melds the roguish American icon with a Brit edge. Designer Andrew Buckler disregards the universal monotony which plagues menswear, evading uniformity by superimposing eccentric undertones with classic silhouettes. Launched in 2001, Buckler has stayed true to its original aesthetic conception: English Bloke meets New York. The designs are tailored, [...]
Perhaps they’re jumping on the Pet Shop Boys’ interpretation of the dichotomy of style between East End boys and West End girls. In truth is there such a thing as East London style as opposed to style that exists across the whole of London encircled within the M25? Regardless, this vid is worth a butchers [...]
Here we are, back with the Stone Island Shadow collection for the upcoming AW ’011’012 season. No one better than the mastermind behind the project, designer Errolson Hugh, to introduce the new collection. He lends himself to be the hero of this video introducing us to the PARSEQ GRID, the performance system at the base [...]
If rumours are to be believed Alexander McQueen’s Savage Beauty exhibition could be jumping over to London. Housed at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute in New York earlier this year, the exhibition was a run away success. About the Exhibition The exhibition, organized by The Costume Institute, celebrates the late Alexander McQueen’s extraordinary [...]
Backstage Dolce&Gabbana Story on Japan VOGUE Styled by Anna Dello Russo
Levi’s® Designer Carl Chiara tells about the process behind the brand’s new WaterLess collection.
The Wanderer is a new short film for Dior Homme, released along with the brand’s Autumn/Winter 2011 Collection. A film by Willy Vanderperre. Reminiscent of Jeepers Creepers!
Lanvin gets funky in this short flick. Alber Elbaz for Lanvin Autumn/Winter 2011/2012 Campaign Karen Elson, Raquel Zimmermann & Alber Elbas Dancing.
The West London Triangle is back. Not often do we see the stellar alignment of Chelsea, Fulham and OPR in top flight English football together but here they are in the 2011/12 season. The likelihood of this rare alignment burning next seasons is doubtful at best, so enjoy it why you can. Below is a [...]
RMC 9th Anniversary best limited edition M1 watch (rmc x dwatch) world wire 300 pcs only 9th Anniversary limited edition M1 watch Worldwide 300 pieces only Each watch has its own unique serial number Changeable watch strap Cow leather watch strap Carbon face front Water proof Divers watch produced by DWATCH DWATCH Design your own [...]
Here are a couple of Stone Island Jackets worth a butchers. Stone Island coated cotton black jacket. SI6714. Stone Island, mens regular fit, polyurethane coated cotton, black jacket. Signature star logo embroidered on sleeve. Zip front closure. Raised collar with drawstring and buttonned flap. Peaked hood with adjustable buckle and tab. Inner lined elasticated sleeve [...]
One of Kitmeout’s favourite brands has a touch of bother with Her Majesty’s R&C! Fashion designer Dame Vivienne Westwood has agreed to pay almost £350,000 in tax to HM Revenue & Customs for underestimating the value of her own brand. Vivienne Westwood Italy’s legal and corporate affairs director, Giorgio Ravasio, said the original 2002 licensing [...]
Queen Kawakubo pulls no punches… Since she launched her Comme des Garçons (French for “like the boys”) fashion brand 41 years ago, Rei Kawakubo has always played by her own rules. Fascinated by challenging conventional standards of beauty, she’s reconstructed “hybrid” clothes, sewn the left half of a jacket onto the right half of a [...]
UNIQLO will introduce its All-Product Recycling Initiative at its stores in the US, UK and France starting September 1, 2011. UNIQLO began its Fleece Recycling Campaign in Japan in September 2001 as part of its corporate social responsibility activities. In 2006, the project was expanded to include all UNIQLO products and titled the All-Product Recycling [...]
Here’s one of our best sellers. Great Burberry Jacket well worth a butchers: Burberry pull-over jacket Burberry mens navy, printed grey/white stripe, regular fit hooded jacket Half zip front, large flap pocket with hidden zip closure Hood with tie, additional sleeve pocket Adjustable toggle bottom, elasticated sleeve cuffs Classic beige check woven tab on side [...]
No Doubt it’s something of a cliche and I’m sure Sting (The PoliceFrontMan) would have a chuckle at the title. Neverthless, worth a butchers. British label Ben Sherman tracked down exemplary specimens of their fellow countrymen scattered around New York, of which have been collected and presented here in a short film. Another thought, what [...]
Nearly 300 Cambodian workers fell sick this week at a garment factory producing goods for Swedish fashion brand Hennes & Mauritz AB (H&M), police said on Thursday. A total 284 workers collapsed on Tuesday and Thursday at M&V International Manufacturing Ltd, a supplier for H&M, in Kompong Chhnang province, 91 km (56 miles) from the [...]
Here the two Mersey giants go head-2-head with their 2012 home kits. Everton FC sporting their classify Le Coq Sportif kit which has a strong retro look versus a more contemporary looking Liverpool kit designed by adidas. Do you really think I’m going to pick a winner out of these two? You’ve got to be [...]
A sneaker project from ellesse heritage involving five of Europes leading retailers. Ellesse was founded by Leonardo Servadio in Perugia in 1959. The name Ellesse derives from the initials of Servadio’s name, “L.S.” Ellesse grew in popularity during the 1970s as a producer of skiwear such as quilted jackets and ski pants. In 1979, Ellesse’s [...]
Autumn 2011 brings a collection inspired by the Great British outdoorsmen of the 1950s, with particular reference to the challengers of the World Water Speed Records; a prestigious title that was intermittently but vehemently contested on Coniston Water by the more eccentrically epicurean gentlemen of the 1900s. The collection draws upon the functional utility of [...]
We all know Sugar Cane Co as the original eco-brand from Japan. The brand is synonymous is classic style and innovative materials. Here we get a butchers at a unique combo of Sugar Cane Pants and Waistcoat vest. Sugar Cane SC40942 covert engineer pants, grey black cotton heather, vintage cut loose fit workwear covert engineer [...]
Premium Shell Cordovan leather shoes come from the finest raw materials. Watch a video about Allen Edmonds’ partnership with Horween and the Shell Cordovan manufacturing process.
Sporting a pair of Armani patent leather sneakers, Armani jeans and a polo shirt, Nadal described his style as. “Jeans, polo shirts and jackets — that’s normally how I dress,” he said. “Now that I’m working with Armani it is a new experience. It’s a different world that is very positive for me. I enjoy [...]
So Dirk Bikkemberg is staking claim to the first ever Designer Football Boots. No doubt, a controversial claim but the designer is certainly within his rights to make it. We at Kitmeout are major admirers of the Bikkemberg brand so give the claim our vote of confidence! Take a butchers…
I suppose all the Londoners here are going to nod their heads and shoot a wink to New York, Paris and Milan. “London fashion now has an explosion of internationally bought talent, an array of serious businesses, is a significant contributor to national exports, and is bolstering UK manufacturing into the bargain. Ten years ago, [...]
Abercrombie & Fitch Linked to Hormone-Disrupting Chemicals, Says Greenpeace – But let’s not forget FAKES!
Abercrombie & Fitch, Ralph Lauren, H&M Linked to Hormone-Disrupting Chemicals, Says Greenpeace (But let’s not forget FAKES!) Abercrombie & Fitch is among 14 global brands Greenpeace is calling out for allegedly releasing hormone-disrupting chemicals—specifically nonylphenol ethoxylates—into the environment. Used as surfactants in textile production, NPEs subsequently break down to form toxic nonphenol, an endocrine disruptor [...]
The original environmental brand, Sugar Cane, offers a stunning new collection of denim and work wear. Have a butchers! Sugar Cane SC12241H brown vintage wash denim work wear jacket, brown vintage wash, vintage cut work wear brown denim button front jacket/overshirt. 8oz brown denim 1910s era model. Heavy fading and staining to give realistic vintage [...]
One of the biggest anticipated collaborations on the Kitmeout forum has been the potential for Hidehiko Yamane and Martin Ksohoh to unite their Evisu and Red Monkey brands in a fashion extravaganza. As we all know Martin Ksohoh spent many years working with Evisu before launching the Red Monkey Company brand, so the history and [...]
Here’s a sneak peek at the Red Monkey Company & MKWS new T-Shirt Collections. The new styles include a “Pray for Japan” Special Charitable edition.
As some of you may or may not know, Donwan Harrell is the Head Designer/Creative Director at PRPS since the company was founded. We put together a special video exclusively for you, to show how PRPS started and also bring to light an inspiring story of a creative genius with a dream and the sacrifice [...]