The Two Weeks Habitability Tektite II Program

The Two Weeks Habitability Tektite II Program

At the bottom of the seafloor of U.S. Virgin Islands' Lameshur Bay, lies the Tektite Habitat, patiently waiting for the all-female aquanauts to splashdown into one of the most isolating, and privacy invasion two weeks missions of the 70s - Tektite II By partly funding this program, NASA's ultima...
The Voice of Silent World - Jacques Cousteau

The Voice of Silent World - Jacques Cousteau

Today we plunge into the pioneering world of Jacque-Yves Cousteau, a French oceanographer, researcher, filmmaker, and undersea explorer who invented scuba devices aka Aqua-Lung that unchained man from the surface. Cousteau started his dream journey to be a Navy pilot in 1930 at the French Naval Ac..…
Barbour's Modern Country SS20 Collection

Barbour's Modern Country SS20 Collection

This spring I collaborated with Barbour on their SS20 Modern Country Collection, based on their herritage styles designed for our contemporary needs. For the release, Barbour took myself and Brittany Bathgate on a trip to the southern country village of Corfe Castle to navigate our way through the.…
The Unstoppable Ocean Lady

The Unstoppable Ocean Lady

Sylvia Earle is an American oceanographer, marine biologist, and explorer who has studied the sea and its creatures for more than 50 years. Growing up near the salt marshes and seagrass beds by her parent's house in Florida, got Earle hooked on investigating the underwater habitats at a young age...…
W’menswear x Yuketen Tektite Sandals

W’menswear x Yuketen Tektite Sandals

For Spring Summer 20, we continue to work with our friends at Meg Company in L.A. to produce a third "W'menswear's x Yuketen" collaboration. Developed specially to accompany the upcoming W'menswear SS20 collection titled ‘Goodness may come from the Universe’s most unexpected places’ Made exclus...

"TEKTITE IV" Spring Summer 20 1st Drop

TEKTITE II led by Marine biologist Sylvia Earle is part of the inspiration behind the W’Menswear Spring Summer 2020 collection, ‘Goodness may come from the Universe’s most unexpected places’ Each piece perfectly combines the influence of marine research with workwear. We invite you to submerge i...
Caring for your Space Pilot's Boots

Caring for your Space Pilot's Boots

I've been wearing my Space Pilot's Boots for a solid 6 months now. They've been through city and countryside, forests to mountain top. Over the past month, I've been on the road visiting factories, shooting the new W'menswear look book on the Mekong river, to New York for fashion week, and through…
Our celestial neighbor, Luna

Our celestial neighbor, Luna

Our closest celestial neighbor the Moon is the Earth’s only natural satellite and fifth largest one in the Solar System. The Romans named the Moon, Luna, while the Greeks called the Goddesses of Moon, Artemis, a name which NASA has adopted for its Space program that aims to put the first woman on...
W'menswear Warehose Sale at The Commons

W'menswear Warehose Sale at The Commons

Last Saturday we were thrilled to host our W’menswear Warehouse Sale at The Commons Thonglor as part of the Eco A-wear event. This event was such a cool effort to create wardrobe awareness and give conscious solutions to help fight fashion pollution which is our world 3rd most polluting industry, wi…
Unravelling the Flannel

Unravelling the Flannel

Let’s get one thing straight, flannel and plaid are not the same things. Flannel is a fabric crafted by weaving wool or cotton yarn while Plaid is a pattern of checkered prints. Since 17th century plaid was added to give the flannel a more appealing look, so it's no surprise the word flannel is used…
Lovelace’s Women and The Grueling Tests

Lovelace’s Women and The Grueling Tests

In 1960, Dr. Randy Lovelace invited Jerrie Cobb into his private clinic in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He recruited her as the first participant in his secret and privately funded woman in the Space program. The program aims to examine which gender was more qualified and ideal to fly into space. To pro…
The Kapital 'Himalayan High Ivy' Travel Diary

The Kapital 'Himalayan High Ivy' Travel Diary

Travel diary by Lauren Yates / Kapital Catalogue Shot by Eric Kvatek / Hair and Makeup by Nicola Corl / Casting Eric Kvatek and Lauren Yates / Co-ordination Savitri Rajali / Styling Kiro Hirata and Kapital team.