Tag results for: HAVEN

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Junya Watanabe COMME des GARçONS MAN x Levi’s Mohair Check Pants

For Spring 2013, Junya Watanabe MAN got together with Levi’s to create pieces crafted from a mohair blend in subtle plaid patterns, comprising both jackets and pants. Having previously cast a spotlight on the top half of the capsule collection, we take a closer look at the … READ MORE

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Junya Watanabe COMME des GARçONS MAN x Levi’s – Mohair Check Jacket

The standout segment from the Spring/Summer 2013 collection of the COMME des GARçONS sub label Junya Watanabe MAN has to be this collaboration with Levi’s. Highlighted here by the Mohair Check Jacket, this reworking of Levi’s classic Trucker silhouette finds Junya’s avant-garde sensibilities integrated within the garment’s … READ MORE

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White Mountaineering Gingham Check Hood Parka Jacket

Japan’s White Mountaineering is renowned for its distinctive use of patterns on Gore-Tex outerwear, and this new springtime parka is a prime example of that sensibility. Featuring 3-layer Gore-Tex construction with fully sealed seams, the technical garment features a contrasting heritage aesthetic, thanks to a white and … READ MORE

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HAVEN – “Land of the Rising Sun: HAVEN in Tokyo” | Video

Tokyo is the epitome of the ever-evolving city that never sleeps. From larger than life retail stores to niche back alley eateries, the capital city of Japan never ceases to amaze its visitors and inhabitants. Canadian select store, HAVEN, flew across the Pacific Ocean to indulge in … READ MORE

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WTAPS B-9 Jacket

The B-9 jacket, first issued by the U.S. military during WWII, has been reinterpreted by WTAPS with new design elements that serve both functional and aesthetic ends. The satin finished cotton jacket has a large collar borrowed from a parka first used by the United States army … READ MORE

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Stone Island Shadow Project – Gore-Tex Paclite Shell 2.5L Trench Coat

In many instances, freezing temperatures on their own are much more bearable when compared to the freezing winds that can wear you down slowly. This Gore-Tex Paclite Shell 2.5L Trench Coat from Stone Island Shadow Project will help to protect you from the nasty weather. Not only … READ MORE

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Stone Island – Reflex Mat Reflective Blouson

In the urban jungle, the line between life and death is very fine, especially for those who roam the streets at night. Whether it’s walking, riding a bicycle, a skateboard, or a motorbike, visibility becomes essential for preventing unforeseen accidents. Stone Island has developed countless reflective items … READ MORE

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HAVEN – “Arc’teryx Veilance: A Conversation with Conroy Nachtigall” | Video

Arc’teryx Veilance, the premiere high performance line from Arc’teryx, takes pride in drawing up garments that are both beautifully designed and undeniably functional. Canadian retail store, HAVEN, took the time to chat with its head designer, Conroy Nachtigall, at their facility in North Vancouver. The progressive brand … READ MORE

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Bedwin & The Heartbreakers – Jerry Award Jackets

Devoted fans of Japanese menswear brand, Bedwin & The Heartbreakers, will be familiar with the Jerry Award Jacket silhouette. It is their classic varsity jacket style, which is released every Fall/Winter season. Quilted leather sleeves distinguish this season’s Jerry jacket, constructed in all black and black/blue colorways. … READ MORE

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WTAPS A-2 Leather Jacket

A standout piece from WTAPS‘ “You Are My Sunshine” collection for Fall/Winter 2013, the A-2 Leather Jacket is emblematic of what the brand does best: namely, interpreting classic military designs within its own “placing where things should be” framework. Based on the U.S. Army Air Corps bomber … READ MORE

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Garrett Leight x Thierry Lasry – No.1 Eyewear Collection

Founded in Venice Beach, California, in 2010, Garrett Leight California Optical is a new label with a fine pedigree: Garrett Leight himself is the son of Oliver Peoples founders Larry and Cindy Leight. The brand’s premium craftsmanship and timeless designs have earned accolades in a short period … READ MORE