Back in the spring, I decided to have a pair of custom Viberg Boots made for myself. This is never an easy task as there are so many options to consider regarding not only the components to the boot, shoe, which leather you'll go with, but even just choosing the model can be a challenge.
Barbour brings to mind rainy winter days in the UK, while Vans reminds us of summery days with no socks somewhere down the California coastline, and yet the two have managed to put together an excellent collaborative effort.
Brooks, one of the most famous heritage British cycling accessory manufacturers, are best known for their history in saddlery excellence, but should also be considered when purchasing new handlebar tape.
Unionmade have produced one of this winter's best layering pieces, a Harris Tweed overshirt in collaboration with both the Tweed-maker and shirting brand Gitman Vintage.
Layering and warmth are key to good fall and winter outfits, and Engineered Garments Workaday has produced a piece that will serve you well in both cases with this Utility Jacket.
Roman & Williams is a personal favorite and inspiring design firm of mine, not only because I love their actual office spaces which capture a calming and comfortable feeling, but also because they have an incredible body of work when it comes to architecture and design.
Our humble store here at Free/Man has been getting in some great new shipments recently including the Private White VC Tweed Bomber jacket, which provides a great starting point for this kit.
In preparation for our upcoming interview with Craig Pearce from Vancouver's Union Wood Company, I thought I'd post this short film from Andrew Norton, giving some background to the brand.
Billykirk brothers Kirk and Chris Bray have been qutie busy since the last time I checked in with them, their new site and online shop is now updated with a full inventory of their handiwork.
Howlin' By Morrison, the Antwerp based knitwear manufacturer with strongly placed roots in Irish and Scottish knit heritage, have just recently released their Fall/Winter 2012 lookbook.