Japan’s Moonstar, known by generations of Japanese kids as the maker of their schooldays footwear but now winning new fans for its clean and simple canvas sneakers, offers a fall-winter iteration of its Gym Classic shoe that’s fully primed for the harsh weather ahead.
Filson has gone through a tremendous amount of growth and development in recent years with a huge focus on creating a large majority of their clothing in the US or Canada, as they expand into other branded items like the newly minted watch program in collaboration with Detroit's Shinola.
If you're anything like me and you appreciate preserving the covers of your books or magazines, keeping them in a state of as new as possible while reading or referencing them, then this is the perfect item for you.
Over the last year I've seen a few hints and heard a little about the lengthy development process— 16 months the be exact, of the new category from our friends at SEH Kelly in London.
PF Flyers continue to impress with their exclusive USA-made roster which includes not only some great collaborations like they recently did with Todd Snyder, but also some interesting interpretations of their classic models.
Seattle based Ebbets is arguably one of the best hat maker within North America, making vintage mid-century era ball caps, jackets, t-shirts, flannels and original wool uniforms from high quality materials.
Ichiro Nakatsu has built a world renowned denim focused label with orSlow, allowing for his very genuine fascination with workwear and military clothing to lead the way.
A great transitional piece as we move towards the fall, as well as a choice option all year in mild climates like the West Coast, is the French Work Jacket from Apolis.
Venerable Japanese label Snow Peak has an incredible selection of goods and wares they manufacture for the outdoor and camping enthusiast, offering the western world the opportunity to interact with the line from their single North American flagship store in Portland Oregon.
Though I have a fondness for clean and simple ceramic containers whether for coffee, a candle, or simply as storage for small items, coming across this brass planter immediately warrants its addition to my list of wants.
You’d be forgiven for having overlooked it given the way that Hender Scheme’s undyed leather homages to classic sneakers have captured the global imagination of late, but the Japanese brand also has a nice line in stationery and accessories...
Hodinkee has grown quite substantially since it's launch back in 2008 by Founder Ben Clymer, to become the single most respected publication today within the traditional watch industry, literally leading the way.