The Paddy Shirt

The Paddy Shirt

The earliest written record of Chinese buttons date back to Zhou Dynasty (1100 BC – 256 BC). It consists of a round button and loop, usually made with cotton cords using a Chinese Macrame technique. Through time, these buttons have made a distinct contribution to Chinese and Asian culture. It's comm…
Kapital's

Kapital's "Flare Star"

“Flare Star”, the latest book by our friends Kapital, has been a long-awaited concept for designer Kiro Hirata and his photographer pal Eric Kvatek. Back in 2015, I first met the two, to work on a Kapital production in Thailand. The shoot was intended to be shot in Vietnam, but moved to Northern T…
The Hard-Hitting Autumn Editorial

The Hard-Hitting Autumn Editorial

This week we're delighted to share a very special Ponytorial to show you the newly arrived limited editioned pieces for the chilly months ahead. We have a new drop of wonderfully practical bags made in New York, Aussie hats, as well as very small batch W'menswear pieces based on the women who paved…
Eric's Yardie Blues in Jamaica

Eric's Yardie Blues in Jamaica

This week we have the total honor of showing you a collection of exclusive images from Kapital's latest book, 'Yardie Blues' shot by our pal Eric Kvatek in Jamaica. The collection was a collaboration between the brand and the Bob Marley family, who initially approached designer Kiro for the proje..…
DENIM DUDETTES IN BANGKOK

DENIM DUDETTES IN BANGKOK

Our walking denim-encyclopedia friend Amy Leverton has just released a women's rendition of her first published book 'Denim Dudes', appropriately called 'Denim Dudettes'. In the beautiful hardcover she has curated the world's raddest women who love denim, from so many corners of the globe. Since...