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ILLUSTRATION
APPAREL
JON BURGERMAN
GRAPHIC ART
DIGITAL PRINTING
PRINT ALL OVER ME
DOODLES
Print All Over Me + Jon Burgerman
No space, whether it be blank pages, buildings or even a person's right arm (for tattooing), is safe from UK-raised, Brooklyn-based artist (and CH favorite) Jon Burgerman's doodles and cheeky sense of humor. The playful artist's most recent endeavor...
MAGAZINES
COLLABORATIONS
SKINCARE
GROOMING
CEREAL MAGAZINE
REN
REN + Cereal Magazine Limited Edition Skincare
Along with Cereal magazine's predictably stunning ninth issue landing on our desk came their limited edition collaboration with British skincare brand REN. The minimally designed box houses a gift set comprised of an exclusive Revivo-Tonic hand and...
NIKE
EYEWEAR
SUNGLASSES
MEN'S STYLE
WOMEN'S STYLE
COSTALOTS
EPOKHE
KREWE DU OPTIC
NIKE VISION
PARED
Five Neutral Sunglasses for Spring 2015
Spring has technically sprung in the Northern Hemisphere, and with the warmer season comes more sunshine. Choosing a pair of sunglasses to last a season (and, ideally, much longer) can be a daunting task—while classics like black Wayfarers or metallic...
JACKETS
MENSWEAR
SPRING
WATERPROOF
OUTERWEAR
FLEECE
MADE IN ITALY
REVERSIBLE
SCHOELLER
AZTECH
TECHNICAL MATERIALS
Aztech Mountain's Team Reversible Fleece
The changing of seasons means recalibrating daily wardrobe essentials. While those akin to flexing their fashion muscles welcome the cooler temperatures of fall, spring is often another story. Here in NYC, spring is the time when temperatures rise...
OUTDOORS
JACKETS
MENSWEAR
FILSON
SATURDAYS SURF NYC
WAXED CANVAS
BARBOUR
SWEDISH DESIGN
FJALLRAVEN
BATTENWEAR
Five Heritage-Inspired Jackets for Spring
Contemporary outdoor apparel is often measured by its worth in technical features, waterproof ability and breathability rating. Modern innovations in material and construction have seen water-resistance and breathability reach unforeseen sophistication...
BAGS
COLLABORATIONS
SURFING
CALIFORNIA
WOOL
BEACH
BLANKETS
WOOLRICH
MADE IN USA
ALMOND SURFBOARDS
Wax and Wool by Woolrich + Almond Surfboards
On the surface, Woolrich and Almond Surfboards don't appear to have much in common. The Pennslyvania-based wool company has been making tried and true workwear for over 180 years and is home to the oldest vertically integrated woolen mill in the...
ACCESSORIES
PAPER
AUSTIN
STYLE
WOMENSWEAR
INDEPENDENT DESIGNERS
SILK SCARVES
TECHNICOLOR
Eloi Scarves Get Psychedelic
Instead of being born from whimsical illustrations or landscape photography, each of Paige Russell's scarf designs from her brand Eloi started out as a collage of construction paper cutouts. On silk, the stiff, two-dimensional artworks become fluid...
BAGS
OUTDOORS
LEATHER
CALIFORNIA
BACKPACKS
COMMUTING
HERITAGE BRANDS
TOTE BAGS
GREGORY PACKS
SUNBIRD SERIES
Gregory Packs Sunbird Series
At the tender age of 14, Wayne Gregory was tasked with designing and building a backpack as part of a Boy Scouts activity. That pack would get Gregory his first job in a budding San Diego company, and he would eventually embark on a successful career...
DESIGN
JEWELRY
BROOKLYN
ACCESSORIES
DENMARK
HANDMADE
NECKLACES
EARRINGS
RINGS
WOMEN'S STYLE
FRIDAY 13TH
Good Luck Jewelry
From nazars to horseshoes and the Eye of Horus, almost every culture has a symbol of luck and protection that is meant to ward off the negative vibes and welcome the good. While lucky charms can be tacky, they can also be a stunning accessory that...
NEW YORK
COLLABORATIONS
LEATHER
FOOTWEAR
COLE HAAN
TODD SNYDER
DRESS SHOES
Cole Haan + Todd Snyder Capsule Collection
Of all the attributes that define and unify both Cole Haan and Todd Snyder, craftsmanship stands paramount. The former draws its origins from makers who wanted to produce great goods. The latter represents an American's desire to achieve Savile Row...
MENSWEAR
BASICS
ONLINE STORES
ECOMMERCE
FASHION STARTUPS
INNOVATIVE SHOPPING
ÉCOLE
ÉCOLE Schools Men on Style
While style comes naturally to some, very few would turn down the help of a professional stylist—even if just to lock down a cohesive everyday look. Menswear e-retailer ÉCOLE wants to make that stylist experience accessible to all by creating an...
OUTDOORS
INTERVIEWS
JACKETS
COLLECTIONS
NAU
ADVERTORIAL
APPAREL
MARK GALBRAITH
Interview: Mark Galbraith on Nau SS15
With a decade of production under their belt, Portland-based apparel brand Nau is still aiming for the standards it set back in 2005. Nau started with a vision for products that were sustainable and luxurious, outdoor-ready and modern, utilitarian...
OUTDOORS
JACKETS
SAN FRANCISCO
PARIS
MENSWEAR
BEACH
OUTERWEAR
HERITAGE BRANDS
STARTUPS
WAXED CANVAS
KETUMS
Seventy-Five Years Later, Ketums is Reborn
In 1925 Joseph Smutek set up shop on a leafy street on the western outskirts of Paris. His business was raincoats and Smutek quickly become known in the area for the quality and utility of his garments. As his sons took over the family business in...
NYC
KICKSTARTER
OPENING CEREMONY
CROWDFUNDING
SUSTAINABLE FASHION
INDEPENDENT PUBLICATIONS
PRINT PUBLISHING
SLOW FASHION
ALTERNATIVE PRESS
LACMA
Sumzine Slow Fashion Magazine
No one knows more about the ins and outs of the fashion industry than a stylist who truly has a finger on the pulse of everything industry-related—from designers to buyers, manufacturers, retailers and publications. So when Jamie Ortega—a stylist...
JACKETS
KOREA
SPRING
WOMENSWEAR
APPAREL
SS15
KOREAN DESIGNERS
LIE SANG BONG
LIE SS15
Veteran designer Lie Sang Bong has been injecting the avant-garde into the bloodstream of Korean fashion since the '80s. Now his son, Lee Chung Chung—a Central Saint Martins alum—takes the reins in his own offshoot, LIE. Having made its debut in 2013...
MULTIMEDIA ART
INTERACTIVE INSTALLATIONS
LONDON FASHION WEEK
SOUTH AFRICAN DESIGNERS
TRANSMEDIA EXPERIENCE
Universal Assembly Unit at London Fashion Week
The spotlight is on South Africa this week, as Design Indaba is set to start. But it’s not just in its homeland that South African design is on display; in London, the country was one of 29 taking part in the International Fashion Showcase during...
FASHION
KNITWEAR
INTERVIEW
STUDIO VISIT
INDEPENDENT DESIGNERS
BROOKLYN DESIGNERS
Interview: Knitwear Designer Kim Haller
When you enter knitwear designer Kim Haller’s Brooklyn studio, you are also entering her home. A career consultant for international luxury brands like Calvin Klein and Derek Lam, Haller transformed the ground floor of her charming townhouse into...
SCULPTURE
EYEWEAR
NYC
GLASSES
PRODUCTION
WARBY PARKER
ACETATE
BASSO COLLECTION
Warby Parker Basso Collection
Building on their reputation for pushing boundaries in the eyewear game, NYC-based Warby Parker launches a new line that employs a production technique previously unused in the space. The Basso Collection is named for the Italian sculpting technique...
CALIFORNIA
SWIMWEAR
WOMENSWEAR
APPAREL
MADE IN USA
SWIMSUITS
DEBUT COLLECTIONS
SUMMER 2015
Minimalist Vibes with NU Swim
While the northern hemisphere is still experiencing frigid temperatures, the optimistic (and envy-inducing warm weather vacationers) are already on the hunt for a new bathing suit. For those that who are dreading the shopping headaches to come—and...
INTERVIEWS
COSMETICS
MAKEUP
ENTREPRENEURSHIP
BEHIND THE SCENES
CONVENIENT DESIGN
TRAVEL SIZED
WORKING WOMEN
Behind the Scenes with Stowaway Cosmetics
When NYC-based Stowaway Cosmetics launched last week, it was clear that founders Chelsa Crowley and Julie Fredrickson hit the nail on the head when designing their pocket-sized, essentialist makeup line. Barely a week into production, Stowaway has...
FASHION
VINTAGE
JAPAN
RECYCLED
FABRIC
VIDEO
COLLECTION
CHV
JAPANESE TEXTILES
Cool Hunting Video: Sri Threads
NYC's five boroughs are full of hidden treasures. From bars concealed by phone booths to unbelievable dim sum, it is nearly impossible to chart all the magic the city creates. We recently spent some time with Stephen Szczepanek, owner of Sri Threads...
DENIM
INTERVIEWS
CLOTHING
DESIGNERS
ADVERTORIAL
MENSWEAR
STYLE
LEVI'S
Interview: Paul O'Neill of Levi's Vintage Clothing
As the originator of the classic American blue jean, Levi's is a brand built on quality and function with a steady vision of the past, present and future of apparel. Though our sights are most often focused forward, towards the latest in innovation...
DIY
BROOKLYN
ORGANIC
HEALTH
SKINCARE
INTERVIEW
NATURAL SKINCARE
WELLBEING
HAIRCARE
ALL-NATURAL BEAUTY
BEAUTY PRODUCTS
DIY Tips with Adina Grigore's Skin Cleanse Book
Demystifying skincare is often overwhelming, frustrating and expensive—with new miracle formulas and elixirs constantly being added to the inifinite list of "must-haves." And considering that most of these proclaimed panaceas don't even contain the...
SUSTAINABLE FASHION
HEALTH GOTH
YOUNG DESIGNERS
MADE IN NY
ANDROGYNOUS
AVANT-GARDE FASHION
BROOKLYN DESIGNERS
TRANSFORMABLE CLOTHING
SLOW FASHION
Interview: Jessica Lapidos of TILLYandWILLIAM
The fashion industry seems inherently designed to form addiction; as soon as you perfect your wardrobe to suit the demands of a particular season's style, a new era is ushered in. It's a vicious cycle that is costly to people and the environment...
BAGS
ACCESSORIES
ARTISTS
BRITISH
COLLABORATION
AUSTRALIAN
CLUTCH
HATTIE STEWART
POPPY LISSIMAN
Poppy Lissiman + Hattie Stewart Collaboration Clutches
Perth-based Poppy Lissiman has been making her clientele happy for some time with her super-bold and bright clutch creations. Relying heavily on striking motifs—eyeballs, dollar signs, lips and love-hearts—and plenty of metallics and sparkles, Lissiman...
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