Like always Copenhagen-based brand Norse Projects has some great pieces to offer for this Spring/Summer 16 season. Norse mixes military-inspired garments and traditional nordic silhouettes with a minimalistic approach. The brand which is renowned for their effortless styling matched with their understanding of functional fabrics like cotton and ripstop, which is perfectly displayed in their latest editorial. The lookbook features pieces from Norse Projects SS16 collection like a lightweight rain coat, military-inspired bomber jackets, an Ultralight packable waterproof jacket, cotton ripstop shorts, reversible bucket hats and foldable 5-panel caps. Check out this short editorial and shop Norse Projects latest pieces instore and online.
Copenhagen´s Soulland presents their FW16 collection in this new editorial shot by photographer Sascha Oda. The editorial features selected pieces from the forthcoming collection like leather trim overcoats, turtlenecks, leather blousons, rugged vests, suits, button-downs aesthetically layered to highlight fabrics like croc-embossed leather, faux-shearling and denim.
With warmer days ahead the danish mainstay Norse Projects presents yet another great lookbook filled with understated menswear piece adding their usual sense of pure Scandinavian minimalism. The 2016 Spring/Summer collection consists of military-inspired garments complemented with floral patterned detailing united for a line of durable silhouettes. With a strong focus on clean cuts and functional fabrics, the brand showcases a range of lightweight twills, over-dyed weaves and durable nylon ripstop finished in a muted color palette. Drawing inspiration from the nautical culture up to some Asian influences the line is emphasised with tones of orange, green, and blue as well as earthy muted tones, like green, fungi, clay and birch. Get ready for summer and head over to Norse Projects and shop the collection.
You can already catch the summer vibe with Our Legacy´s latest lookbook for their Spring/Summer 16 collection entitled 'Syndrome‘. The Swedish brand plays with different ideas: a fleeting attraction to a certain piece of clothing while traveling. The contrast between casual wear and uniform, how they intersect; and the mix of extreme utilitarian detailing on light ‘soft’ styles that bear a borderline feminine aesthetic.
Copenhagen`s Norse Projects delivers another clean and minimal range of menswear piece for this upcoming fall/winter season. Stephen Mann styled the looks which were shot by Justin Chung and photographer Luke Norman in the workshop of Scandinavian design house Fritz Hansen, which offers the perfect background to highlight this clean and functional collection. Inspired Danish painter Vilhelm Hammershøi, the pieces feature a muted color palette with rosin green, mustard yellow, navy and grey tones.
Hypebeast introduced a new video series “Northern Lands” spotlighting Copenhagen one of my favorite City´s in Europe. Some of my all time favorite brands come from this unique place where you meet a lot of great people that create beautiful things, the Scandinavian design movement stands for simplicity and elegance always ahead of time.
The Toronto based lifestyle store Mjölk showcased a special exhibition with potter Masanobu Ando. During his second visit to the store a wide range of his ceramic works were exhibited with the focus on “Chanoyu”