The Ponytail Show: Jared Ray Johnson

Jared is co-founder of Season Three, an outdoor lifestyle brand influenced by creative culture that has launched this year. They believe that thoughtful design is for everyone. Our theme music is by E.L. Mahon. Ponytail Journal · The Ponytail Show - Episode 19: Jared Ray Johnson

The Ponytail Show: Alexander Robins

Shoutout to my textile nerds! This weeks podcast is for you! Alexander Robins is co-founder of Blluemade, a New York based independent brand that focuses on beautiful linen textiles. He also teaches courses in design theory and aesthetics at Parsons School of Design. Today we are diving into th..…

The Ponytail Show: Amy Leverton

Amy Leverton, author of ‘Denim Dudes’ and ‘Denim Dudettes’, has been working in the denim industry since 2003. She spent her career as denim and casual wear designer, as well as trend forecasting and consultancy. She has worked for the two world’s leading trend forecasting sites; WGSN and Styles...
Know First with Max Wastler

Know First with Max Wastler

Last week I had the absolute treat to speak to my buddy Max on his new podcast 'Know First' about W'menswear and how it came about - which means we dove into my background and the things I find meaning from. I remember looking at Max's blog All Plaid Out when I was at university, back in the blogg..…

The Ponytail Show: Belinda Baggs

Today for World Oceans Day I'm stoked to have Belinda Baggs on the podcast. Belinda Baggs is a global surf activist dedicated to campaigning on the issue of climate change. She is a trailblazing female longboarder, surf ambassador for Patagonia, and the first woman on the cover of Surfer's Journal…

The Ponytail Show: Ariel Stark-Benz

Ariel Stark-Benz is founder of Mister Green, “a friendly shop for high-minded people”, in Los Angeles. The store and brand is born into a universe with a fresh-cut perspective on weed, design, and creativity. Our theme music is by E.L. Mahon. Ponytail Journal · The Ponytail Show - Epis...

The Ponytail Show: Ben Fife

Ben Fife is founder of Westward Leather Company in Spokane, Washington state. The company is platform to Ben's leather goods, all artisan made by the man himself. Our theme music is by E.L.Mahon. Ponytail Journal · The Ponytail Show - Episode 22: Ben Fife

The Ponytail Show: Bob Frankel

Let's talk about industrial hemp !!! Today on the podcast, Bob Frankel from Jungmaven is up to chat about the wonders of hemp as a fabric, as a crop, and a niche industry with just a handful of countries that actually grow this modest fibre. We also touch on how the radical brand has been naviga..…

The Ponytail Show: Carrie and Shinya Hasegawa

Carrie and Shinya Hasegawa are the founders of Battenwear, a thoughtfully designed outdoor wear brand based in the U.S. The brand makes their gear in America, and has been focused on quality, detail, and functionality since their beginnings in 2011. Our theme music is by the talented E.L. Maho...

The Ponytail Show: Chris Gentile

Chris Gentile is founder of Pilgrim Surf Supply, est. Brooklyn in 2012. He has spent his career as artist, woodworker, and Creative Director of the Condé Nast photography studio. The Pilgrim Surf Supply Universe explores a type of friction that leads to critical thought, which then, ideally, cha..…
PONYTAIL 5TH ANNIVERSARY ART CONTEST Winners!

PONYTAIL 5TH ANNIVERSARY ART CONTEST Winners!

Hello friends, I would like to extend a huge thank you from myself and the honored judges to everyone who submitted their artworks to the Ponytail 5th Anniversary Art Contest. We had such a blast reviewing all of the works, and all of the judges found it very tough to choose the winning contestan..…
12 Hours in Saigon with Kiro and Eric.

12 Hours in Saigon with Kiro and Eric.

Welcome to the second rendition of our Saigon series, with special guests, Kiro Hirata and Eric Kvatek! This chapter, we stop for a hearty breakfast, visit the army surplus market, and take a moment to reflect on the terrible wars that held Vietnam captive for decades. For me Vietnam is a gat...