A discussion including Duffer St George, KU USA, Luke 1977, Momotaro and Ed Hardy. “yes, duffer had a store in london. he wanted exclusive which i gave him. then he didnt come to our stand one season, so i assumed he was moving on. i then sold to jones in covent garden (now gone). at [...]
NOHARM, the Vegan Shoe brand, which first promoted the link between vegan footwear and the environment is modeled here by Richie Kull. The brand is worth a butchers here at NOHARM.COM Part of the NOHARM environmental pitch, goes: “Senior U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization official Henning Steinfeld reported that the meat industry is “one of [...]
There have been a long list on conversations on the Kitmeout forum concerning counterfeit clothing. Here’s one, take a butchers: “what’s your view on counterfeiting. i have read some posts here that say you were the owner of ed hardy so you must hate fakes with a passion.” Read More
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 [...]
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 [...]
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) & [...]
Sugar Cane Jeans have received extensive chatter on the Kitmeout forum, take a butchers at just one of many threads here. Lots of questions surrounding the origin, purpose and future of the brand: “Something to do with being tougher fiber and environmentally friendly and also very minimalistic but not sure how the concept first came [...]
Tongue in Cheek, Bone of Contention, all good innuendo but is “Androgynous Fashion” worth serious debate. To quote: “Pompous title I know! anyways should men’s and women’s fashion ever meet. I mean is it ever acceptable for men and women to wear the same type of clothing and footwear. I realise body shapes will always [...]
An interesting thread posted on the Kitmeout forum pitching Replica Designer Clothes versus Fake Designer Clothes. To quote: “perhaps a controversial and provocative question. nonetheless, are replicas always wrong? i mean bags, clothing, jeans, watches, trainers. what are the real arguments against them? ” Take a butchers at the entire thread CLICK HERE
Artwork courtesy of Pablo Amaringo Ayahuasca – The Fashion World needs some inspiration… Where has all the inspiration gone? Have fashion personas destroyed true style? Is fashion dead? Questions flying around the web every day. Do we all need a new view point? Ayahuasca – Dress Green “there’s a lot of cultural evolution built around [...]
KATO Jeans from the horse’s mouth. Take a butchers: Are kato jeans worth the high price? seen some online but not seen them for real yet. “simple answer is YES….. but then I work with them!! the price is sadly high due to the nature of the production and the cost on import, the short [...]
The Backroom Sydney and Sailor Jerry present “Welcome to Woodstock” Spring season launch Back for its third successful year we present you all things beautiful and delicious from the Spring summer season into one event. The venue will be decorated all things spring wall to wall in floral decorations, floor paved with grass and Woodstock [...]
Designer Reading Glasses made from Organic Sustainable Bamboo “Eynack Creats Eye Candy for Women, Eye Catcher for Men” Eye glasses made from sustainable materials are no longer an optical illusion. Enhance your spec appeal with a pair of glorious glasses from Eynack, designer eco-friendly eyewear handcrafted from organic sustainable bamboo. They’re stylish, functional, and most [...]
Here’s a sneak peek of the new NOHARM Vegan Wallets. These wallets are hand-crafted in Italy using top quality materials which are both vegan and environmentally-friendly. Worth a butchers. Here’s an interesting blurb taken from the NOHARM website: “Senior U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization official Henning Steinfeld reported that the meat industry is “one of the [...]
Does the dominance of gay fashion designers suggest an endemic heterophobic propensity by the fashion illuminati which is manifest in its most insidious form by the pervasive tendency to corrupt the female body image by persisting with anorexic “de-feminised” models as a paradigm of perfection ultimately undermining the male/female synergy? … or perhaps the fashion [...]
Since Kitmeout coined the phrase “Milano Grunge” in 2006, http://www.kitmeout.com/2006/03/sir-bod-geldof-fashion-is-it-milano-grunge/, labeling the legendary Bob Geldorf as the archetype, the phrase has grown in popularity and has inspired and artistic following like the works by Federica Corbelli and Franzli.
Vegan shoes as good as anything leather can offer. NOHARM offers vegan’s an ethical alternative to the top leather footwear brands. Take a butchers (irony perhaps) at these quality vegan brogues in an Oxford style. Courtesy of Kevin Tong.
Dolce & Gabbana s?s 2013 inspired by Sicilian street festivals and Luchino Visconit’s 1948 film La Terra Trema.
Part of the new NOHARM 2013 Collection includes a classic toe cap style. Uncompromisingly stylish and uncompromisingly ethical – NOHARM ehtical shoes.
Looking for men’s shoes with Italian style but with a strong ethical edge? Look no further than contemporary brand, NOHARM. All NOHARM footwear is made in Italy to the exacting standards of top Italian brands like Gucci and Prada but also to stringent ethical and environmental standards. Here we see a preview of the new [...]
Concert “Symphonica” GEORGE MICHAEL & Gala Dinner at OPERA GARNIER PARIS Auction of TWIZY BY CHRISTOPHE Guillarme to benefit SIDACTION This Sunday, September 9, 2012, George Michael performs at the Opera Palais Garnier. He will give a unique concert followed by a gala dinner to benefit Sidaction association chaired by Pierre Bergé and Line Renaud. [...]
Take a butchers at this Armani Jeans Mens Top – Our Pick of the Week – BUY HERE Eco-friendly Armani Jeans mens, hemp and cotton mix, crew neck, long sleeve regular fit top. Deep crew neck with embroidered trim. Embroidered around neckline front and back. Stitched AJ logo on sleeve. Unfinished frayed exposed over locked [...]
Sugar Cane, the original eco-friendly brand from Japan introduces a selection of autumn/winter scarves in 2013. Sugar Cane mens blue palaka, vintage cut slightly over sized stole with leather stole ring. One wash, slightly creased finish. Unfinished hems with oven baked creases. Rolled unfinished seam on one side, other side turned back and single stitched. [...]
Wash jeans in natural salt? Why we wash new jeans using natural Salt in Japan. Washing your new jeans in natural salt helps to set their dye, preventing them from fading. In the past, using salt to keep the colour on your blue jeans was necessary because of a lack of quality laundry products for [...]
Sugar Cane, the original eco-brand, is introduced to Russia. Take a butchers at the new shop if you’re visiting the land of the czars: Boutique Van Gogh, 440008, Penza, Suvorova street 144A, TC Suvorovsky, RUSSIA. Tel +7 (937) 421-6727. Sugar Cane have thoroughly analyzed our forerunners jeans from the 1900 ’ s in chronicle order [...]
PPR Group, the French multinational parent behind luxury and sportswear labels like Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Balenciaga, Alexander McQueen, Stella McCartney, and Puma, has announced a five-year plan to reduce its environmental and social footprint. By leveraging the results of PPR’s Environmental Profit & Loss Account, an ongoing initiative to measure the combined ecological impact [...]
NOHARM, the premier men’s ethical and green footwear brand appears on fashion net. Vegan shoes are getting more and more attention these days from high street brands like, Nike, Brooks, Gucci and many more. Brands are starting to realise there’s a growing demand from responsible consumers.
How pro-active should a big name brand be to ensure that their products are not made using unfair labour and abuse? A big question most brands would like swept under the proverbial carpet. A Nike factory has agreed to pay $1m in unpaid overtime to Indonesian workers in a move that could force other suppliers [...]
Paul Smith has collaborated with the Isle of Man Post Office to design a prestigious collection of seven stamps to celebrate the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. As a lifelong follower of the World Cycling, Paul Smith was honoured to be asked to participate in this project by the Isle of Man Post Office. [...]
Amsterdam based design firm Como Park was commissioned by Levi’s to create a new store interior concept. Frame Magazine recently reported on the behind the scenes failures and successes which led the design team to consider reusing materials in the store. ‘While the first concept looked good on paper, we made some prototypes and it [...]