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
After yesterday’s radioactive cotton scream, let’s take it down to a whisper. Here’s a piece that’s subdued and easy to wear, albeit still boasting the obligatory robust price tag. It’s from Japanese imprint …Research, or is it Mountain Research? I understand the brand fills in… Read More
Droopy and positively fatigued; clothing doesn’t get more laid back than this. Perfect for slow-speaking, self-important wastrels with one eye on a half-finished corporate logo and one eye on the clock.
I wonder if Japanese makers Mountain Research understand the western connotations of calling something the ‘Phisherman’s Tail Jacket’? Is this a coat for use by internet scam artists? Something to keep them cosy perhaps, as they attempt to relive you of your banking login via… Read More
Perfect for the action man who’s scared of action. This Mountain Research vest comes locked and loaded with all the urban utility needed to negotiate a day sitting in a cafe prodding at a bowl of granola.
What’s this about then? It’s a holster bag, which you attach to your belt and your thigh and then… just… you know… Yeah, it’s pretty ridiculous. It’s like a really, really tasteful piece of gay fetish wear. Which is appropriate, because if you wore it… Read More