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Returning to Manhattan Portage for Fall/Winter 2014

Taking a simple, familiar product and placing it in new context, the Japanese wing of old-school NYC brand Manhattan Portage make us rethink a perhaps forgotten friend. The ’90s bike courier favourite seems as relevant ever with the… The post Returning to Manhattan Portage for Fall/Winter 2014 appeared first on Selectism.

Who Are Fashion’s Best C.E.O.s?

Test yourself. Which five companies would you identify?

Inside the Alexander McQueen-Inspired School/SS99 Creative Office in San Paulo

Inspiration comes in many forms and for School/SS99, it comes from the runway. The creative branding and strategy firm, founded by Victor Hayashida and Flavia Nogueira, was heavily inspired by Alexander McQueen’s famous Spring/Summer 1999… The post Inside the Alexander McQueen-Inspired School/SS99 Creative Office in San Paulo appeared first on Selectism.

A Spanish Barbershop Inspires Maison Martin Margiela’s Latest Cologne

Maison Martin Margiela add two new scents to their Replica lineup of perfume, one masculine and one feminine. As the collection name suggests, they each try to “replicate” an experience, a specific time and place. In the case of the… The post A Spanish Barbershop Inspires Maison Martin Margiela’s Latest Cologne appeared first on Selectism.

Common Projects and More Inside Need Supply’s Human Being Issue #5

Our friends at Need Supply sent over a copy of the latest issue of their in-house magazine, Human Being. The journal explores the lives of various creative faces including artist Rafaël Rozendaal, it-girl Ana Kraš, product designers Chen… The post Common Projects and More Inside Need Supply’s Human Being Issue #5 appeared first on Selectism.

Learn How to Take Care of Your Leather from Bleu de Chauffe

Bleu de Chauffe team with France’s Andrée Jardin to produce the perfect leather care kit to ensure your carry essentials remain in prime condition. The custom canvas case, available in camel or navy, contains leather wax, two wooden… The post Learn How to Take Care of Your Leather from Bleu de Chauffe appeared first on Selectism.

In The Mail | Parabellum for #Heineken100, Alex Mill, Warby Parker & More

This week In The Mail, we got some cold weather luxuries, handsome eyewear, commuting essentials and a fancy bag to carry ‘em all. Parabellum for #Heineken100 Canvas Tote Heineken kick off their 2014 #Heineken100 campaign looking to… The post In The Mail | Parabellum for #Heineken100, Alex Mill, Warby Parker & More appeared first on Selectism.

Terrapin Stationers Create Seersucker Stationery for Haspel’s 105th Anniversary

Haspel, originator of the seersucker suit, celebrate their 105th anniversary with fellow American brands in a special “Made in America” collection of exclusive items. Fittingly, seersucker plays a big role in the four-piece collection… The post Terrapin Stationers Create Seersucker Stationery for Haspel’s 105th Anniversary appeared first on Selectism.

ROOTS Horween Leather Duffle Bags and Shaving Kit

If you are familiar with ROOTS, its likely due to their famous Olympic berets from the the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympics. You may also know the brand’s sweatpants and hoodies or fallen into the line through Drake’s OVO collaborative … The post ROOTS Horween Leather Duffle Bags and Shaving Kit appeared first on Selectism.

Bold Winter Eyewear Styles from Thierry Lasry

Launched in 2006, Thierry Lasry offers something a little flashier than your average, the French designer’s goal to make eyewear that “eclipses its basic primary function.” Handmade in France from pure acetate, we take a look at fives… The post Bold Winter Eyewear Styles from Thierry Lasry appeared first on Selectism.

Pe No Monte Rural Tourism by [i]da arquitectos

The Pe No Monte Rural Tourism site by [i]da arquitectos in Odemira, Portugal sits on a flattened plot of land nestled between areas of high trees and dense vegetation. The stark white facade of the house stands out against its … The post Pe No Monte Rural Tourism by [i]da arquitectos appeared first on Highsnobiety.

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