Organic Fashion

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Take a butchers at the debate on “organic Fashion” at the Kitmeout Forum: “Because The Industry Is So Nascent There Are No Real Standards. Sugar Cane Have A History Of Producing Denim Made With Fibres Which Are Apparently Less Harmful To The Environment. A Lot Of The Other Brands Are Just Seeing An Opportunity To […]

Vivienne Westwood Menswear

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The question was asked on the Kitmeout forum: “I am a big Vivienne Westwood fan. How many men here buy Vivienne Westwood menswear? Do most people still see it as a ladies brand? Does Vivienne Westwood have the same problem as Juicy Couture appealing to the menswear market? ” Take a butchers at the full […]

Worst Designer Jeans on the Planet?

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The question was asked on the Kitmeout Fashion Forum: “What are the worst jeans on the planet?”. Take a butchers to see whether your choice is mentioned. View Here > One opinion shared is: “for me it has to be Joykeep Jeans (or Jkeep). They make the worst knockoff versions of brand name labels like […]

Oldest Fashion Brand

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A question was asked on the Kitmeout Forum, what does the oldest fashion brand. Take a butchers at this list: Smedley 1784 Vuitton 1854 Aquascutum 1851 Burberry 1856 Pringle 1815 Lyle and Scott 1874? Prada 1913 Hat’s off to John Smedley! Full thread here >

GOLA Trainers, a true British Great!

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Over 5 years ago Kitmeout paid homage to the Great British sports brand, GOLA. We at Kitmeout rate the brand above its sporting heritage peers. Take a butchers at the shout on Kitmeout back in 2007: Gola Trainers are a true British classic in every conceivable way. The brand is indelibly printed in the consciousness […]

Burberry or Ralph Lauren Trench?

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Sounds almost like a transatlantic battle of the brands. When in truth there really is no competition between Burberry and Ralph Lauren when it comes to the traditional trench coat. The real competition would have to be between Aquascutum and Burberry. Take a butchers at the threads hereand here.

Paul Smith Wallet – Art or Not?

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Ever since Paul Smith released his “naked lady” collection there has been a cacophony of indignation condemning the globally recognized designer for degrading the fairer sex. So what’s the deal? Here’s the chatter on the Kitmeout forum, Take a butchers. The story goes, Archie Dickens painted it (a 94 year old from Kent, England) & […]

Fred Perry – Brand of the Week

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With nearly 8k views Fred Perry grabs the interest on Kitmeout. Worth a butchers HERE. The iconic brand which synonymous with English sporting elegance. Fred Perry is the only brand that’s consistently been sought out by youth subculture after youth subculture from the 1950s right up to today. Fred Perry has updated the attitude and […]

Ted Baker, Man or Make-believe?

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A Kitmeout Member contacts Ted Baker. Take a butchers at the reply: “Ted Baker is in fact an actual person. Whilst he prefers not to have any day to day dealings with our teams, he operates from around the world as he chooses to circle the globe on a yearly basis. This is how he […]

How many pairs of trainers?

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The thread starts: “how many pairs of trainers do you own? i currently have 14 pairs.” Take a butchers here! And 50 Comments later, ends here: “Both of them are New balance, which has a great synergy with the Yoropiko brand, although not an actual collab like the previous Yoropiko/NB project. I got these for […]

Selvedge Jeans – The Conversation

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Here’s a discussion about selvedge jeans. Below is a snippet by Adero and the whole thread is here, take a butchers! “the selvedge doesn’t make it harder to wash,first of all. second; just because it is selvedge it doesn’t make it a better denim. so you are partly right there Pringle. third:turnups with selvedge is […]

Visvim Shoes – Brand in Focus

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This week’s brand in focus is the mighty VisVim. Take a butchers: The director Hiroki Nakamura Established Cubism and VISVIM Launched in 2000. He is a tough person HAS and the Japanese traditional craftman spirit. His sneakers are Sticked to the natural material and Their functionality and comfort are valued all over the world.Even Colette, […]

Marc Jacobs – the physical transformation

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Questions have been bouncing around on the kitmeout forum for years regarding Marc Jacobs physical transformation. Take a butchers here. The question is whether it’s photoshop & photography or something more: “Retouched quite a bit, all the pores and unwanted hairs are removed just to mention something. Also, direct flash is avoided by most to […]