Very nice and neat Auburn.
Looks like I really slept on those Marsell shoes. Kept thinking about picking them up then changing my mind. Looks like they will work pretty well with Yohji.
EDIT - Looking cool too David
Complex interview Aitor Throup about his work process, influences and the Umbro Archive Research Project collaboration.Interview: Aitor Throup Talks Sportswear, Superheroes, and Umbro Archive Research ProjectSeptember 7 2011Link
Nothing new, but figured I would post anyway .
YYPH multi-button jacket AW11 (wool gabardine - 100)
Merz B Schwanen tshirt (cotton)
Yohji Yamamoto belt AW12 (leather) - This has become my most used belt. Because it doesn't have holes and is cinched instead I can wear it with everything and having it dangling either to the side or in front like this is something I have taken to doing of late.
YYPH super-wide cargo pants AW08 (100% wool - 103) - If you have the...
I actually have those shoes. Picked them up from a seller on SZ funnily enough. Unfortunately I cannot help with the season though. I will go and look through my PMs with the seller back then and see whether he said. They are excellent shoes indeed. The leather is pretty good.
Pretty cool video with Aitor talking about what he means when he says he prefers "designing processes" to designing products.
and also, time lapse video via Oki-ni of Aitor digitally drawing one of the sketches they have for sale.
Yeah he definitely has an issue with being able to scale up his production due to all the specific techniques he has developed as part of his branding through design process. It even showed with the launch of the Shiva bags as I remember the original launch date being put at some point in February originally. This could have been an issue of distribution rather than production though.
If his quantities, quality and hype remain as they are, he could feasibly just slot into...
Thanks jwjp .The SA that helped me with my purchase told me they still had the Stockwell denim jacket in a "L". I didn't ask whether they still had skull backpacks (seriously doubt this) or the jeans.I wonder whether Aitor is going to release according to the typical SS - FW cycle and so wait about 6 months to release the last collection he showed, or set his own annual release schedule since he has no reason to stick to that schedule (barring production time).I think...