The Fall 12 collection from Tender has arrived and continues to exemplify founder William Kroll’s passion for technique and detail. This season introduces a wide range of experimentation with wattle, a brown dye extracted from accacia catechu, while maintaining Tender’s signature use of woad. As with past seasons, Tender also offers a series of playful [...]
Archive for September, 2012
Our Fall selections from Japanese outerwear brand Mt. Rainier Design have arrived. Continuing with a number of their classic silhouettes – the Reversible Anorak, Slant Pocket Mountain Parka, and Hunting Mountain Parka – we were particularly pleased with their use of wools this season. Also available again is the popular Gerry Pack and Day Pack.
Today our friends at The Hill-side release their A/W 12 lookbook, a collection of photos taken with disposable cameras by their impressive roster of stockists. Of the many great lookbooks released each season, we always eagerly await seeing what The Hill-side will come up with next and were particularly pleased when asked to participate this [...]
Published as a companion piece to the 30th anniversary Stone Island retrospective in Florence, Archivio ‘982 – ‘012, is a massive photographic history of the brand’s first 30 years. Comprised of 300 full color photos, Archivio is an unprecedented look at Stone Island’s rich archive of pieces from seasons past. Shown above is a handful [...]
In this short from Tin Man Films, viewers are given a glimpse behind the scenes of the Barbour Customer Services Dept in South Shields, where well-worn jackets are repaired and restored. A testament to the longevity of garments from the historic outerwear company.
New York based lifestyle and design site The Scout tapped our good friend Todd Snyder for their latest “What’s in Store?” feature. Click on through to have a look at the Todd Snyder showroom and offices, as well as learn a bit about the line and Todd’s inspirations. Our selections from the Fall collection have [...]
New Nigel Cabourn for Fall has arrived in San Francisco and is now also available online. Among the various classic Cabourn styles, we’re always particularly pleased with the seasonal color offerings, illustrated nicely by the Reversible Shirt.
A trio of Alden exclusive make ups have arrived, three variations of our Sutter Tassel Mocc. For Fall we introduce two new interpretations, one in brown alpine grain and another in loden lady calf green, two of our favorite leathers that are both distinct in texture and color. We’re also pleased to have back in [...]
The Country Mart’s annual Fashion Night Out, a festive evening of music, food, and drink, is tonight! Both stores will have extended hours for the event, with Brentwood open until 8 pm and Larkspur till 9 pm. Come by and say hello!
T Magazine provides a rare look at the home of local contemporary art icon Barry McGee, a figure whose private lifestyle is often cited as bordering on reclusive. An already widely praised retrospective of McGee’s work recently opened at the Berkeley Art Museum. Reflecting on the show McGee told T Magazine, “It’s very intense to [...]