My wife wanted to surprise me with a pair of brown suede chelsea boots for Christmas, but wasn’t able to find any in time, despite searching high and low. But then she kept on looking, even after the holiday was over, and eventually discovered these Meermin Rapello Suede Boots. They’re made in Spain, have a Read more
Shuttle Notes is a Japanese textile mill that specializes in recreating vintage workwear fabrics using traditional shuttle looms. And I don’t need to give you guys any background on Unionmade or United Arrows, right? Okay, so now combine those three and you get these new Unionmade + United Arrows Shuttle Notes Shirts.
Man, nothing riles you guys up more than a pair of pre-distressed jeans. Why is that? Seriously, what about them makes you all so mad? Let’s use these new Boss Wash Slim Fit Jeans from Buck Mason as an example. They’re made in the USA out of 13.5 oz denim.
Apparently, the “Vintage Wool” these Sunspel Long Sleeve Jumpers are made out of is an Italian-spun merino fabric that the company originally developed / used to make underwear. So if it’s good enough for your crotch, it’s got to be good enough for the rest of you, right?
I pay a lot of attention to currency conversions, and right now the US Dollar is pretty hot. So it’s a good time to see what’s popping with my favorite British brands. This MHL by Margaret Howell Compact Cotton Parka has a drawstring hood, two-way zipper with stormflap, and raglan sleeves.
So, in other countries popover shirts are called “overhead” shirts? Has anyone else heard of this? Come to think of it, I kind of like overhead more. It’s a better description; the shirt goes on overhead. Popover is so vague in comparison (you regretting reading this post yet?).
These tapered fit Chinos from Stock Mfg. Co. are made in Chicago out of medium-weight cotton twill, have real horn buttons, and only cost $88 per. Eighty-eight. That’s less than half the price of almost every other comparable pair of American-made chinos out there.
Yes, all of the AW14 clothing at Independence is now 50% off, including stuff from Gitman Vintage, Engineered Garments, Post Overalls and more. But don’t get your hopes too high, since a lot of it has already sold out, and most of what’s left is only available in a single size.