Life Among the Orangutans

Life Among the Orangutans

One of the key research topics for the SS21 collection was based on Borneo’s ancient rainforest and its biologically diverse landscape, and home of the Orangutan. This drew primatologist Birutė Galdikas to the island to study the species in 1965. She has since spent her life and career researching a…
Hard Hitting Gals Guide

Hard Hitting Gals Guide

Our latest style guide for Hard Hitting Gals lends itself to keeping that fire lit within during winter's coldest bite. Make way for our special mix of new gear and vintage in this Ponytorial featuring lots of our friends.
CONSHELF II: LIFE IN A SMALL SPACE

CONSHELF II: LIFE IN A SMALL SPACE

Isolation is the new paradigm we’ve suddenly found ourselves in. A seemingly familiar situation took place back in 1963, one of the most ambitious undersea living projects by Jacques-Yves Cousteau called the “Conshelf II”. You may find this read relatable as we draw parallels between six aquanauts.…
Story Cloths

Story Cloths

I find having nice textiles around the house makes life so much better. From a cozy rug that relaxes the feet, tablecloths that make mealtimes more enjoyable, to traditional handcrafted fabrics that add character to the walls. Textiles not only define our aesthetic, but they also connect us to diffe…
The Hunter's Jacket

The Hunter's Jacket

Our classic W'menswear Hunter's Jacket is back in a specially commissioned hand-woven indigo fabric. This 100% cotton, special fabric is yarn dyed in natural indigo, and woven on traditional hand-operated looms in North Eastern Thailand, the way it's been done for centuries. We’ve sourced this fab..…
‘Figure Derby’, The New Age Sport That Will Take The World By Storm?

‘Figure Derby’, The New Age Sport That Will Take The World By Storm?

Two figure skaters Nia Towle and Lauren Yates have come together to propose a new sport for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. The notorious duo was banned by the International Skating Union for their infamous death spiral which sliced the head off a Union judge during the Four Continents Champions…
The Hard-Hitting Winter Ponytorial

The Hard-Hitting Winter Ponytorial

It's been a minute since I've been in the studio. It has, and always will be, my favourite part of the gig to style clothes in a way that feels like the best form of self-expression for a range of very diffrent human beings. How we present ourselves to ourselves and to the outside world is to me,.…
W’M Culture Club: Behind the Poetic Lens of Christian Vizl

W’M Culture Club: Behind the Poetic Lens of Christian Vizl

In the age of the internet, images of humans swimming with sea turtles, whales, sharks you name it, give us the false impression that these encounters are easy to come by. In reality, it takes lots of effort, patience, and serendipity. I have huge respect for underwater photographers. It’s more than…
Wearable Equipment

Wearable Equipment

For most of my 20s, my office uniform was fairly straightforward: a black dress, perhaps a cardigan to rally against air-conditioning overuse, and maybe on a good day - shiny ballet flats. Hardly the most comfortable or functional clothes, but this rinse-and-repeat approach streamlined mornings, kep…
Whipping the Blanket Off Ocean Floor

Whipping the Blanket Off Ocean Floor

Over 200 million years ago, all earth’s continents were part of a single supercontinent called ‘Pangea’. A fact, proven by Maria Tharp a geologist, and Oceanographic cartographer. Her discoveries and accurate seafloor mapping had paved the groundwork for us in understanding earth's geological past a…
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..…
Dope Farmer To Coffee Grower

Dope Farmer To Coffee Grower

The remote mountains of the Golden Triangle; where Burma, Thailand, and Laos meet, were once filled with red and white poppies grown for opium. Up till the end of the 20th century, it was known as the world’s second-largest opium producing region after Afghanistan. During that time, opium had funded…