Each season Battenwear creates a handful of new fits and additions to their already incredible line-up, made under the meticulous eye and focused perspective of founder/designer Shinya Hasegawa.
The last time I was in Roden Gray this summer was to pick up the Monocle Guide to Good Business and check out some of the other offerings available from the shop-in-shop.
With certain parallels to fellow Japanese label orSlow, and sure to have appeal for fans of that brand, Osaka’s Boncoura has its origins in painstaking, near-obsessive denim production but has expanded in scope to offer vintage military and workwear-inspired pieces that are eminently wearable.
Fall and Winter from Private White VC has been slowly trickling in over the last month, more precisely, its been made straight within their factory and dropped online, in their brick and mortar shops, as well as a selection of retailers around the globe.
Each season Shinsuke Nakada’s Beams Plus tweaks its ivy-inspired three-button navy wool blazer subtly and near imperceptibly, but this fall-winter alongside the standard version it’s offering a more radically updated, more inclement weather-friendly iteration.
Homespun Knitwear is a Vancouver BC based label widely known for crafting some of the most comfortable knit tops, decidedly inspired by the working man's undershirts of the early 20th century.
Duluth Pack has been in continual existence in Minnesota since 1882 creating handcrafted outdoor gear for a variety of enthusiast needs, as well as producing the worlds best leather packs, luggage and high-quality canvas goods.
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.