"I have often said that I wish I had invented blue jeans: the most spectacular, the most practical, the most relaxed and nonchalant. They have expression, modesty, sex appeal, simplicity - all I hope for in my clothes."
Yves Saint Laurent
The Importance of Good Products — A collaboration with Oslow's Ichiro
After thinking for months about what the next special collaboration needed to be with our beloved friends at OrSlow, I couldn't come up with the right piece. As I walked into their showroom in Paris, I noticed OrSlow founder and designer Ichiro Nakatsu was wearing an incredible washed denim. Mister Nakatsu hand-painted all 32 pairs in his atelier and also hand-signed all of them with his signature in beautiful, mindful Japanese perfection on the leather patch.
Interview with 'The War On Drugs' king of drums — Mister Charlie Hall
Once you go to a The War On Drugs concert there’s no way you can avoid being mesmerized by their drummer. Hall never took lessons and doesn't spend much of his limited time off from touring with The War on Drugs practicing his rudiments- that's because things like ‘spirit' and ‘musicality' can't be learn.
J'adore A.P.C. 'Atelier de Production et Creation’ — Founded in 1987 by Jean Touitou, Paris.
Touitou decided not to name the brand after himself because he likes the idea of a community more than that of just one hero. Touitou founded A.P.C. as a statement against the flashy and over-the-top fashion scene that prevailed in the '80s.