Doing things for the long run

Doing things for the long run

I’m sure that by now the concept of “sustainability” in the fashion industry isn’t anything new or unheard of, in fact the idea of it has become a part of many brands' values and embedded as the ethical shopping mantra for customers. Fast-fashion is slowly becoming redundant as more consumers swap o…
Laos Crispy Riverweed

Laos Crispy Riverweed

I looove seaweed… especially the crispy kind. My current favorite is the kind Lauren brought along our most recent W’menswear road trip to the south of Thailand. They are crispy seaweed sandwiches stuffed with sesame seeds, pumpkin seeds, and almond slices, super addictive! Recently, my taste buds h…
Panama Cloth: Sportswear's humble beginnings

Panama Cloth: Sportswear's humble beginnings

Select pieces from our SS21 collection features a special kind of fabric, inspired by real-life vintage pieces. Panama Cloth, or 'Cellular Aertex Cloth’ named by Aertex Mills in Manchester (est. 1888), is composed of small cells, in which air is enclosed, and warmed by the heat of the body. The clot…
Two Giant Leaps For Womankind

Two Giant Leaps For Womankind

Two female NASA astronauts made space history by completing the first-ever spacewalk by an all-woman team. Though the all-woman spacewalk wasn't something NASA purposefully planned it was bound to happen eventually because of the milestones made by women who paved the way to space. Cosmonaut Sve...
PENCIL, PEN, MARKER

PENCIL, PEN, MARKER

Pen and Pencil are indisputable examples of a communications technology. Depending on the use, we switch between them to put down ideas and store information. In outer space, astronauts rely on these commodity tools to log and record scientific experiments. Here, we look at the evolution of the writ…
The Space Pilot Boot has Landed.

The Space Pilot Boot has Landed.

Dear friends, It gives me so much joy to say that our Autumn Winter 'Space Pilot's Boot' has landed at PTJ+S. The second collaboration with our friends Yuketen in the US, is based on the original test pilot boot worn by Mike Mevill on SpaceShipOne in 2004. This winter we have been focused on...
W'menswear and Yuketen 'Ponytail' Shoe for SS19

W'menswear and Yuketen 'Ponytail' Shoe for SS19

Made specially for W’menswear for Spring Summer 19, the unlined ‘Ponytail’ shoe has been developed with our American friends Yuketen, from a classic moccasin for today's hard hitting women. We designed the shoe based on our W'menswear SS19 collection, 'The Revolution of Tenderness', based on 19...
W'MENSWEAR SS21 FIRST DROP

W'MENSWEAR SS21 FIRST DROP

We're so excited to introduce you to the new W'menswear SS21 collection! Inspired by the balancing act between 'chaos' and 'order', the island of Bornew was our main focus. It is home to the world's oldest rainforest, at an estimated 130 million years old. Here, the native Iban weaving culture i..…
Bras And Girdles To Moon Landing

Bras And Girdles To Moon Landing

The untold story of how bra-making seamstress helped put a man on the moon is an underrated one full of passion and dedication. Their precision craftmanship in making the spacesuit keeps the astronauts safe while giving them the mobility to carry out important duties in the extreme environment of sp…
Trippin’ diary of Mon Village

Trippin’ diary of Mon Village

After months of Thailand’s hot weather, I’m so happy for the cool breeze of our tropical winter in Sangkhlaburi, a district in the Northwestern region of Thailand. Off the beaten path was a place called ‘Mon Village’ occupied mostly by Burmese and Mon hill tribe villagers who settled there over half…
The Aid Shirt

The Aid Shirt

Editorial photo by Eric Kvatek, words by Buranee Soh