The Aloha shirt: The people’s shirt

The Aloha shirt: The people’s shirt

One of the chillest shirts I own has gotta be the Aloha shirt. Nothing captures the spirit of the islanders’ lifestyle like it does. But just like any classic piece, it holds a special meaning to its founders, Hawaiians. It’s hard to say who came up with the first Aloha shirt in the 20s. But the...
Shibori Workshop with Slowstitch Studio

Shibori Workshop with Slowstitch Studio

We are so proud of all of our W'menswear indigo products that are painstakingly hand stitched and dyed in natural indigo by our friends Anne and Serg of Slowstitch Studio in Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand. After studying a 3 year batchelor course in textile design, specialising in weaving, then w...
The Color System

The Color System

I want you to imagine an astronaut right now. Do you see them in orange, blue or white? I bet we are imaging the same thing – An astronaut in white EVA spacesuit, spacewalking. WHITE Our atmosphere shields us from 77% of the sun radiation while out in the space there is 0! The astronauts need ...
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..…
Krazy Horses in South Dakota

Krazy Horses in South Dakota

For Kapital’s FW19 collection, Kiro wanted to shoot in the US, in the Black Hills of South Dakota. This is a very beautiful mountain range with historic sites like Mount Rushmore, Sturgis and the town of Deadwood. I was slightly familiar with the area as my father drove us there in 1986. Deadwood..…
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..…
Kapital's 'Denim Bauhaus' Book Launch

Kapital's 'Denim Bauhaus' Book Launch

This Sunday 14th of October, our pals Eric Kvatek and Kiro Hirata will be throwing a book release party at The Window in LA for their latest book, Denim Bauhaus for Kapital. If that sentence made any sense to you, you'd probably be the kind of person who would also find much joy in a little previe…
CROWLEY VINTAGE & ANTIQUES, BROOKLYN.

CROWLEY VINTAGE & ANTIQUES, BROOKLYN.

Passion and obsession are words commonly thrown around when describing hunters and collectors of vintage clothing and antiquities. It's down right difficult to avoid it. Trying to describe Sean Crowley without using them would in fact be nearly impossible. Sean Crowley's obsession for vintage Brit..…
9th Street do W'menswear

9th Street do W'menswear

We're proud as a peach to be announcing that the raddest gals Meri and Stacey of 9th Street Vintage in New York are now stocking W'menswear amongst their beautifully curated selection of vintage... just for the gals. In celebration of this great news, our editor at large and New York local Eric Kv..…
Maple Store do W'menswear

Maple Store do W'menswear

Our pals at Maple Store in Sydney's indie suburb of Newtown, have been working hard on bringing great Aussie and international brands to the local scene. A family owned business, these guys have been purveyors of quality mens and womenswear for 16 years since 2003. These guys bring a mix of tr...