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URL :http://www.selectism.com
Filed Under:Fashion / Men's Fashion
Posts on Regator:20576
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Archived Since:August 11, 2008

Blog Post Archive

Tom Dixon Designs His First Hotel – The Sea Containers Mondrian London

After launching Mondrian Hotels Stateside in Los Angeles and New York, The Morgans Hotel Group have opened their first Mondrian outside the US. The new location is in London, on the South Bank in Warren Platner’s illustrious 1978 Sea Containers House. Show More Summary

Malin + Goetz Release Perfume Oils for Their Most Popular Scents

Malin + Goetz introduce their line of unisex fragrances in convenient rollerball perfume oil bottles. Want to smell like “Cannabis” or “Dark Rum?” The New York apothecary has always touted unique scents across their product line of candles, soaps and more… Malin + Goetz Release Perfume Oils for Their Most Popular Scents is a post by Thomas Welch on Selectism.

Watch the Evolution of The Levi’s Iconic Batwing Logo

Every brand, no matter how iconic, needs a refresh every once in awhile. As the market shifts, companies must evolve with it or risk becoming obsolete. Retail is particularly fast moving, and with an inexhaustible selection of similar items, it’s… Watch the Evolution of The Levi’s Iconic Batwing Logo is a post by Stephanie Smith-Strickland on Selectism.

Selectism Buyer’s Guide | USA-Made Selvedge Denim

Having taken our denim wearing hours down by at least 50% over the summer, the slow exit of warm weather has us thinking, once again, about our ever-reliable blues. In another USA-focused buyer’s guide, we sought out the best selvedge… Selectism Buyer’s Guide | USA-Made Selvedge Denim is a post by Lena Dystant on Selectism.

Buttero Employ Vintage-Inspired Vibram Soles for their Fall/Winter 2014 Boots

Buttero looks to fellow Italian brand Vibram for custom sole solutions for their Fall/Winter 2014 footwear. The esteemed shoemaker chose a vintage-inspired sole with a “Gloxinia Cut” called the V-Lite — The result? A beautiful lineup...Show More Summary

Baracuta Release the G9 Harrington & G10 Trench in British Military Melton Wool

Baracuta is taking their iconic G9 Harrington spring jacket in many different directions — First it was distressed leather, and now melton wool. This time, Baracuta also switches up its G10 trench coat, offering the signature silhouettes in dark fall… Baracuta Release the G9 Harrington & G10 Trench in British Military Melton Wool is a post by Elaine YJ Lee on Selectism.

The New Balance 990v1 Customizer – Craft Your Own in the USA in 6-8 Days

The New Balance Customizer is a great expression of the company’s commitment to local, American-made shoe production. Their new online Customizer tool offers sneaker shoppers the opportunity to personalize three different NB runningShow More Summary

Wms&Co. for Jack Spade Self-Inking Hand Stamps

Design mavens Wms&Co. teamed up with connoisseurs of dapper menswear Jack Spade to bring the sartorial guy something a little different. Today marks the release of an exclusive collection of stamps, aesthetically pleasing as you’d expect from a meeting of two… Wms&Co. for Jack Spade Self-Inking Hand Stamps is a post by Stephanie Smith-Strickland on Selectism.

Go Outdoors with Topo Designs Fall/Winter 2014 Lookbook

Colorodo’s Topo Designs release a fresh batch of laid-back American goodness, seen here in their Fall/Winter 2014 lookbook. Alongside the selection of trusty canvas bags and travel packs, we’re treated to an expanded range of adventure-friendly apparel featuring a Puffer… Go Outdoors with Topo Designs Fall/Winter 2014 Lookbook is a post by Glenys Johnson on Selectism.

Beyond Bags – See the Porter Classic Fall 2014 Clothing Line

Having perfected the bag in pretty much all its variations, Porter prove there’s more to the brand than that little black badge. Continuing to develop their Porter Classic classic clothing line, the offbeat collection brings together military influenced leather outerwear,… Beyond Bags – See the Porter Classic Fall 2014 Clothing Line is a post by Lena Dystant on Selectism.

Sweden via Italy – An Accessible Tailoring Range from Eton & Eidos

Shirt-maker Eton of Sweden, founded in 1928, meet newcomer Eidos of Italy for an impressive range of smart tailoring and layers. Pushing an approachable take on fine Neopolitan style, the collection offers “sophisticated clothing and...Show More Summary

The Fascinating History of the Chopper Motorcycle Revealed by Gestalten & The Vintagent

Gestalten announce another brilliantly niche publication, this time charting the history of that most flamboyant of rides, in The Chopper. With help from Paul d’Orléans, renowned bike expert, founder of the Vintagent blog and all round...Show More Summary

NEEDS&WANTS Unveil New Varsity Styles & Shirts for Fall 2014

Toronto’s NEEDS&WANTS continue to perfect the varsity jacket and beyond. Here their core style becomes a longer length trench-style coat in 100% wool, a slim fit with quilted interior, ribbed collar and cuffs. The Classic Heritage baseball jacket retains their… NEEDS&WANTS Unveil New Varsity Styles & Shirts for Fall 2014 is a post by Lena Dystant on Selectism.

Our Listen | Japan’s Phonon SMB-02 Subtonic Monitor Headphones

I’m a bit late to the game in talking about Phonon’s SMB-02 studio monitor headphones. About six months ago, the folks at Mohawk General Store sent an email introducing the Japanese headphones to their in-store offering, alongside of vintage stereo components… Our Listen | Japan’s Phonon SMB-02 Subtonic Monitor Headphones is a post by Jeff Carvalho on Selectism.

Levi’s Launch #LevisBasics – Undergarments Inspired by Denim

Basics is one of the most, if not the most, important part of anyone’s dress. They should be protective, comfortable, functional. Premium basics have been especially on the rise lately, with brands popping up from Stockholm, New York, and Stockholm… Levi’s Launch #LevisBasics – Undergarments Inspired by Denim is a post by Elaine YJ Lee on Selectism.

Minnesota-Made iPhone 6/6 Plus Wallets by Landmarks & Lions

Founded in 2010, Landmarks & Lions places emphasis on adjusting the techniques and aesthetic value of traditional leather craftsmanship and suiting it to the modern world. This season, they are reintroducing the functional Quantum collection...Show More Summary

Alexander Leathers for Private White V.C. Outerwear – Handmade in Scotland

Alexander Leathers, the Selkirk, Scotland-based leather garment manufacturers of over 260 years, create two pieces exclusively for Private White V.C. The items are a cafe racer steerhide jacket and a vest waistcoat, both hand-cut and constructed in the UK. Show More Summary

Selectism Q&A | Felipe Oliveira Baptista of Lacoste – Backstage with Spring 2015

Moments after the finale of the Spring/Summer 2015 show, surrounded by mics, cameras, and selfie-enthusiasts, Lacoste‘s patient creative director, Felipe Oliveira Baptista, takes time to talk through the latest line, a collection that...Show More Summary

Quilted Bomber Jackets and Gilets by Lavenham for Fred Perry

British quilting empire Lavenham teamed with Fred Perry for this “Blank Canvas” collection of light outerwear. Styles include bomber jackets and gilets for men and women in shades of navy, red, and black with full tartan lining and Fred Perry’s signature side… Quilted Bomber Jackets and Gilets by Lavenham for Fred Perry is a post by Staff on Selectism.

Champion UK Fall/Winter 2014 Reverse Weave Collection Lookbook

For the first time in 10 years, Champion reintroduced themselves to the UK market earlier this year with this captivating visual campaign video for the Fall/Winter 2014 Reverse Weave collection. Here we take a look at their newly released lookbook, which shows… Champion UK Fall/Winter 2014 Reverse Weave Collection Lookbook is a post by Thomas Welch on Selectism.

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