Stone Island has done well by turning style into a science, quite literally coming up with some profoundly innovative fabrications season after season, a fabric which was a big hit SS13 was the Reflex Matte. Made with a matte coating constructed of thousands of glass micro spheres on a polyester base and enriched with high saturation colour agents, the Stone Island Reflex Matte seems to produce actual light itself, glowing with a supernatural intensity of colour even in the dark. Four pockets, detatchable peaked hood, wind & water resistant and of course the famous sleeve badge make this jacket a must for this winter. Pick one up HERE
With winter right around the corner, Supreme continues to expand its repertoire with a new, eagerly-anticipated collection for 2013. The outerwear-heavy range features new collaborations with Schott — the originators of the motorcycle jacket — on a Sheepskin Coat and Leather MA-1, along with a Wise Racing Jacket and Basquiat M-65 that are sure to cause buying frenzies both in-store and online. The collection is rounded out by patterned shirting, parkas and hoodies, as well as a T-shirt collaboration with The Pogues’ frontman,Shane MacGowan. Browse the collection above and look for its release on August 22 at Supreme’s New York, Los Angeles and London stores and on August 24 in Japan. The brand’s online shop, meanwhile, will reopen on August 29.
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Tagged 2013, Autumn Winter, Collection, Hoody, Jacket, Jackets & Coats, Jeans, Supreme, Sweat, T-Shirt
Award-winning American designer Thom Browne and French sportswear specialists Moncler continue their long-standing collaboration with a new Check Parka from Moncler Gamme Bleu. Semi-lined with blue and white striped oxford cloth alongside the hood’s bright yellow ripstop nylon, the piece sports black shoulders and matching hood exterior while the lightweight outerwear design features a grey and white plaid motif throughout. Additional details include sets of patch pockets at both the chest and hem – each sporting black-buttoned closures – that are supplemented by two additional zippered pockets at the torso. buy Moncler Gamme Bleu here
You don’t have to ride a dirt bike across roof tops, fight an international terrorist on a moving train, or withstand an attack on your home by a rogue spy in an Apache helicopter to be worthy of wearing Commander Bond’s SkyFall Jacket. The jacket made a very limited appearance last season but sold out immediately due to the hype of the film. This multi-functional jacket, which draws inspiration from vintage sportswear mixed with modern fabrics and details. Ideal for any kind of dicey weather, the Commander Jacket is made with 6oz Sykoil Thornproof with a waxed cotton outer, a single welted chest pockets, and finished with two deep hip pockets. Available here
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Tagged Barbour, Clothing, Commander, DEPT(B), Jacket, Jackets & Coats, James Bond, Skyfall
Classic outdoor clothing company Barbour has teamed up with Japanese designer Tokihito Yoshida for the last time for Spring Summer 2013 Collection. The collection features ten different styles, each coming in a few colorways. A few of the standout products from the release are the Blast Jacket, Keegan Shirt, Sporting Quilt and Sharp Crew.
The Keibo might just look like your average winter shell, but look closer and you’ll find out why its one of Arc’teryx’s flagship pieces. Under the three-layer GORE-PRO shell is Coreloft Compact, a compressed synthetic insulation that has all the warming properties of bulkier insulation in a more compact size. Its also chock full of features including an insulated collar, laminated chin-guard with a brushed microsuede lining, and a urethane coated media pocket to reduce condensation on your device and a watertight zip to keep moisture from coming in.
The hallmark of Burberry London‘s sensibility is modernized interpretations of the brand’s classic outerwear, seen here in the short slim-fit cotton-twill trench coat. Made in the UK from durable cotton-twill in a neutral cream hue, this waist-length trench updates the century-old Burberry raincoat staple. Details include buttoned epaulettes, two button-through front pockets, adjustable cuffs, storm flap and side adjusters. A concealed button front, topped with hook and eye collar fastening, gives way to a plaid cotton lining.
I am rapidly becoming a huge fan of Alexander Wang. I love the simple silhouettes with the added twists from the American designer. All boxes are ticked with is Double Breasted Pea Coat. Finely tailored with panel stitching detail giving this classic men’s wardrobe staple the Alexander Wang touch.
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Tagged 2012, Alexander Wang, Autumn Winter, Coat, Jackets & Coats, Menswear, Pea
Nudie mate amazing jeans, and to be honest I wear them 99% of my life but from the waist up has always not quite got there for me. This winter that could all change a this jacket is pushing my buttons.
The Martin Wool Rib Jacket – a take on the classic American baseball silhouette but a signature injection of Nudie as seen with every statement piece created by the Swedish brand. Martin is produced in a checked blue and grey dense wool blend fabric with quilted ecru cotton lining adding a much needed element of comfort, perfect for the upcoming winter nights. The jacket pays an astute attention to detail, featuring black-coated denim jetted pockets, customized pop buttons and orange Columbia stitching run along inside front.
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Tagged Baseball, Jacket, Jackets & Coats, Jeans, Martin, Menswear, Nudie
With each consecutive collection, the range of Stussy apparel has developed better and better since its early years — each season adopting new styles and venturing into newer garment executions. For Autumn Winter 2012 the Stussy MFG range debuts a military-inspired MA1 Jacket that is mocked up in olive or black. Initially developed in the 1950s, the MA1 jacket taps the bomber jacket roots with both a classic execution as well as in two iconic colorways. Manufactured from a 100% nylon shell, the jacket features a bold orange interior lining, a zip front, snap button front pockets and is rounded out by a Stussy MFG embroidery tag near the lower cuffed hem.