Some safety pins. Some airport tat. A woolly hat. Separately they are nothing. When joined, to the exacting specifications of brand and human man Albertus Swanepoel, they become something. Something what? What even is a something?
This is a beret. I’m not going to wear a beret. Oddly amorphous Japanese bucket hats yes, baseball caps, occasionally. Berets, never. This isn’t, I suspect, going to get in the way of brands I like making them and offering them to me, and by… Read More
OMG Dries Van Noten. What fresh madness this? I’m not averse to a bucket hat, as regular readers will attest. But this is some next level bucketry and I’m not entirely sure what to make of it.
The first Engineered Garments drop of SS 17 hasn’t even hit The Bureau, and already we’ve got the brand’s Fall 17 lookbook to idolise. Unsurprisingly, we see an audacious approach to laying, workwear staples, charcoal patch-working, argyle patterning and hats capacious enough to fit the… Read More
I like this hat a great deal. “It’s just like all your others“, my girl says. I suppose she is not wrong. In so much as it’s blue and grey and it’s for wearing on the head she’s correct. In every other respect she’s way… Read More
Few things say Christmas more than checked trucker hats with a large purple butterfly on them. So here you go. The last time trucker caps were culturally relevant, so were Ashton Kutcher and Nicole Richie. And, just to be clear, I’m not suggesting trucker hats… Read More