I’m becoming increasingly rubbish at dealing with inconvenience. It’s probably an age thing. But these days anything that gets in the way of me doing precisely what I want, whenever I want, transforms me into a bewildered toddler, eyebrows knitted, sighing and mewing theatrically from… Read More
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Engineered Garments x Sebago: The deck shoes the Buzzcocks would have made
I’m sure your Instagram feed is already full of the new Engineered Garments x Sebago collaboration, but I can hardly not mention it. Besides, I reckon it’s a proper wow.
Needles 2021 Fall/Winter lookbook
Because it’s so so beautiful, I thought I’d stick all the shots up here.
Needles: Can you look at this objectively?
How does the wild west look fit into UK life? Awkwardly, I suggest. Sidesaddle, at best. It’s difficult to separate the look from its intrinsic theatricality. Over here it’s the preserve of line dancers and the lonely middle-aged bloke in the corner of the pub… Read More
Engineered Garments: it’s goodnight from him
Terrestrial TV sucks right now. You know something’s gone terribly wrong when it’s a toss up between Doc Martin or something called Dogs With Incredible Jobs. They’ll bring back Barrymoore next. This jacket reminds me of TV. Or at least what guys on TV used… Read More
Needles x Trickers: Japanese visionary meets Vic and Bob
Needles loafers either make sense to you or they don’t. Look at them, they’re all pointy and slim; they’ve got the smell of second hand car salesman. I dunno about you but I don’t hold the bejewelled guvnors in Rise of the Footsoldier up as… Read More