Examining LES INCOMPÉTENTS

LES INCOMPÉTENTS is an independent fashion design studio from designers Emeline Morellet and Stephen Smith. They focus on creating original and artistic takes on apparel. Now that sounds about right for any fashion company, but I mean it when I say it. They’ve come up with very stylish and experimental cuts, lines, and pairings.   […]

SOCIAL TEASE IS MONOCHROME

SOCIAL TEASE is an apparel brand based out of Montreal with a great straightforward feel. Their collection of tees and prints are all done in black on black. Because of the stark palette, each shirt acts as a canvas for the message in the artwork.   What you get is a dark and mysterious aesthetic, […]

CAREFUL, YET CAREFREE: STEELE & EDITH

STEELE & EDITH is a fashion brand that’s influenced by cross-cultural heritage and respect for all aspects of garments. The result is a casually sophisticated take on tops, bottoms, and outerwear. The attention detail and quality of construction is a sight to behold. These are definitely upscale items that aren’t loud or brash– yet bold […]

RELAXED, REFINED: MCMARDEN

MCMARDEN is an apparel brand with form and functions designed to get you through the day with style. These pieces have perfect weight for an evening out. The materials are high quality, yet airy and flowing. These shapes, patterns, and colors create a fresh look that feels breezy. The Los Angeles based clothing line focuses […]

OMERTA: THIS THING OF OURS

OMERTÀ is a Milan based apparel company with designs inspired by mafioso. The black foundation of their palette most likely represent darkness and shadows- a place where the activities of organized crime take place. The Godfather & Carlito’s Way typographic treatments are nods to classic Italian gangster actor Al Pacino. But this streetwear collection isn’t […]

PARTY ON: PRAY FOR US

PRAY FOR US is fashion for the club scene. The clothing brand is based out of Milan, and they are all about the rave and party life. These high-quality garments are worn during adventurous nights out, and will keep you looking sexy as the beat goes on.   The collection speaks bold phrases that clubbers […]

Mifland: Polished, Practical

Mifland Leather Goods is an accessory goods company based in Atlanta, Georgia. Tobi Egberonbe, Mifland’s founder, creates modern, utilitarian pieces that are inspired by photography, architecture, and contemporary furniture. Straight up, these pieces are beautiful. The attention to detail is astounding, and you can feel the quality by just looking at these photos. Usually, the […]

Maison Honoré is where you live

Djamel Cheboub is the designer behind Maison Honoré. The clothing collection is rooted in the streets of Paris suburbs, and inspired by dreams. Djamel uses apparel as the medium that honors dreams. When you look at the collection, there’s that awesome carefree vibe that comes with the French lifestyle.         Maison Honoré is made […]

Steady Hands, smooth touch

Smooth, cozy, chill… Just looking at STEADY HANDS takes the stress out of life. Coming out of New Jersey, STEADY HANDS is a small independent clothing brand based around pale colors, soothing tones, and relaxed vibes. Feel that breeze, baby.   All pieces are cut and sew– so you know you’re gonna get top quality. Their […]

STORY, STRUCTURE, STATEMENT– RULE OF THREE

When it comes to streetwear, having a defining concept is an essential part building a brand. If it wasn’t, we’d all have a closet filled with whatever generic shit that was on sale at Wal-Mart.   RULE OF THREE is a storytelling inspired apparel brand. That means that behind each designed garment there is a […]

UN:IK IS YOUNG AND FREE

UN:IK is a streetwear outlet that working with a collective of young independent designers, and offers a diverse range of exclusive streetwear brands. They’re located in the UK, and they’re on a mission to get you into a wavy pastel groove– straight out of a Smiths album. UN:IK stocks exclusive brands like COLOUR COLLECTIVE, BÄAS, […]