Here is the full s/s 2013 run from Vancouver’s own Wings + Horns, new colorways on classic Wing’s pieces such as the chino and mac overcoat and new stitching applied to many of the shirts and blazers, based off WWII paratrooper chutes. As always the whole run will be made in Canada (and maybe a few pieces in Japan?) at the CYC factory about 4 blocks from where I type. In my opinion Wings is the longest-lasting, most timeless true ‘menswear’ line going today, you really can’t buy better for the price… keep reading for more.
Raph Bruhwiler surfs and hunts on the west coast of Vancouver Island. This video captures the action of both undertakings, but more importantly, the beauty of the settings. This is the real west coast, get outside.
Los Angeles’ Aether Apparel has just released this lookbook for their s/s ’13 collection, showing other brands how to shoot your campaign out in the wilds of nature. Aether is also running a solid gram right now too, taking cues from lines like Patagonia and Poler by sharing adventures with followers, which is a good move for sure. This line will contain more of the quality understated tech Aether has made their name on, keep reading for more.
Fuct keep turning out the hits for the fall/winter 2012 season, this time releasing their collaboration with Seattle based Ebbets Field Flannels. The collab features a black and white wool adjustable back hat as well as the Belly of the Beast Grounds Crew jacket, both made in Seattle. Great to see the amount of play Ebbets Field has been seeing over the last while, well deserved.