Monthly Archives: October 2010

Wonderwall Archives 01 Book

Every since I seen inside my first Busy Works store I have loved Wonderwalls work so when I seen this book on Hypebeast I was a little excited. In celebration of their 10th anniversary, The Japanese interior designers recently published a retrospective archive of some of their best and most famed work. “WONDERWALL ARCHIVES 01” will contain a number of photos will accompanying texts that illustrate the company’s highly acclaimed and international work. Look out for notable interiors, produced for brand’s including A Bathing Ape, A.P.C., OriginalFake and many more. The book is set to release on December 1 and will follow the first of a series of Japanese exhibitions that are based on the same works.

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Ikea Cookbook

Ikea are launching their own cookbook called embakat är Bäst (Homemade Is  Best). I want one not because I fancy myself as the next Gordon Ramsey but the photography in this cook book is amazing. All the arrangements of ingredients is geometric lined out. GOOD Photography GOOD Its Free BAD its only available in Sweden. If you know me and you are off to Sweden please pick me a copy up!

Griffin Imber Jacket

The Imber Jacket design has been evolving for over 15 years, most recently introduced last season as the Bratton jacket, the Imber has been developed for the Autumn/Winter 10 collection. The pattern was originally cut by reknowned pattern cutter the late Charlie Hunter who was a close friend of Jeff’s and helped develop many of the early Griffin Laundry designs, he also worked for established design houses such as Hussein Chalayan and Kenzo.

This season, they have worked closely on the fit and added more flare to the back of the jacket. To add a little more warmth for the winter months They’ve also fitted the jacket with a removable gilet liner, made from Woolrich Wool this gilet buttons on to the inside of the jacket. The complex hunting style pockets are what make this jacket really distinct, these discreet chest pockets add to the unique pannelling of this tailored jacket. The sleeves are sculptured for a fantastic fit and the fabric a great quality waxed cotton. Made in Italy this jacket is a Limited Edition product with only 50 pieces available worldwide. Buy here

 

Adidas SLVR Spring Summer 2011 Looks

adidas previews their Spring 2011 from their SLVR collection. “For Spring/Summer 2011, adidas SLVR draws inspiration from prep classics for a collection of understated, luxurious pieces imagined in both neutral tones and bold strokes of primary colour. From varsity jackets and seersucker jumpsuits to gingham shirt dresses and plaid button-downs, the collection is an exploration of ultra-clean, ultra-modern sportswear with a classic New England bent.”

 

Bearbrick iPod iPhone Dock & Speakers

MEDICOM TOY introduce a lifestyle aspect to their iconic BEARBRICK franchise with a speaker system. The speakers feature a large-scale BEARBRICK in which the feet act as a dock for your iPhone or iPod. Coming in the basic tones of white or black, the dock includes volume buttons as well. A release is set for next month on November 3rd with a suggested retail price of ¥14,800 JPY (approximately $183 USD).

R6 Weekender By 6876

R6 by 6876 Weekender Bag made from cotton canvas and the finest Bridle leather with brass components, as you would expect from the collaboration from 6876 and the Regent Belt company.
Featuring rolled leather carrying handles and buckle detachable canvas webbing shoulder strap. Large main compartment with zip closure, with zip pull featuring a leather toggle which can be attached to a brass stud when the bag is closed. Two outside stash pockets and one large zipped pocket on the inside. Large reinforced leather base comportment with two brass zips and 5 brass feet studs.

Timex Originals 1900’s T Series

The faithful reproduction of the original 1900s dial in this Timex Originals T Series solid stainless steel case plays to the old and the new. The brown dial with burnt gold numerals reflecting the past and the contemporary mother of pearl dials giving a modern twist to the collection on distressed leather strap or signature herringbone expander bracelet. These watches have also been tumbled. Each one has a time worn finish to enhance the vintage look. No two tumbled watches will be alike making each piece unique.Timex brings the product right up to date with the Trademark INDIGLO® night- light and water resistant to 50M. Look for this collection now though select Timex Originals stockists.