PENCIL, PEN, MARKER

PENCIL, PEN, MARKER

Pen and Pencil are indisputable examples of a communications technology. Depending on the use, we switch between them to put down ideas and store information. In outer space, astronauts rely on these commodity tools to log and record scientific experiments. Here, we look at the evolution of the writ…
Space Dirty Laundry

Space Dirty Laundry

Have you ever wondered how astronauts do their laundry up in space? Is there a cosmic laundromat that vacuum and wash it? In this post, we explore how much clothes the astronauts need and how they took care of their dirty laundry. Like us here on earth, astronauts work, exercise, and go to sleep....
Queue Our End of Season Sale!

Queue Our End of Season Sale!

Dear friends, I hope you have had a cosmic winter ! Thank you for your support this season. Your investment in our artisan made pieces is a move towards a more sustainable economy. As a small business, we partake very few sales throughout the year, but we do like a banger season finale to cele...
Two Giant Leaps For Womankind

Two Giant Leaps For Womankind

Two female NASA astronauts made space history by completing the first-ever spacewalk by an all-woman team. Though the all-woman spacewalk wasn't something NASA purposefully planned it was bound to happen eventually because of the milestones made by women who paved the way to space. Cosmonaut Sve...
Waterproofing That Takes Gut(s)

Waterproofing That Takes Gut(s)

As human, we are born with a survival instinct, and out in the biting wet and cold weather as we fish and hunt for food we need much more than the basic form of external protection to survive. Here we explore how literal gut and gut feeling leads to the creation of different waterproofing garments..…
Bras And Girdles To Moon Landing

Bras And Girdles To Moon Landing

The untold story of how bra-making seamstress helped put a man on the moon is an underrated one full of passion and dedication. Their precision craftmanship in making the spacesuit keeps the astronauts safe while giving them the mobility to carry out important duties in the extreme environment of sp…
What's for dinner Rita?

What's for dinner Rita?

The last time I planned for lunch was probably when the hunger pangs hits, and luckily someone else is doing the cooking of dinner tonight, phew~ During the early mission days, breakfast, lunch, and dinner were planned months in advance right down to the day! The current technology and development h…
W'M Cosmic Capsule in Paris

W'M Cosmic Capsule in Paris

Leading up to Christmas from the 17th to 22nd December, we are launching a W'menswear Cosmic Capsule installation inside the stunning new VBS store in Paris' 2nd arrondissement. The idea of creating a sensory experience that embodies our AW19 collection (based on the women who paved the way to spac…
Support our Bushfire Relief Project

Support our Bushfire Relief Project

Australia, the place I call my paradise home at the edge of the earth, is under massive threat from our warming earth. The drought has exacerbated raging bushfires in New South Wales and Queensland, devastating homes, as well as native flora and fauna. To support the bushfires in Australia, the...
The 2019 W'menwear Wish Book

The 2019 W'menwear Wish Book

Dear friends, As the year wraps up and fairy lights glitz our local stores and shopping malls, the team and I thought it would be groovy to recreate an original 1969 Sears Wish Book, their yearly mail-order catalogue that was actually separate from their official Christmas catalogue. However, we’..…
The Color System

The Color System

I want you to imagine an astronaut right now. Do you see them in orange, blue or white? I bet we are imaging the same thing – An astronaut in white EVA spacesuit, spacewalking. WHITE Our atmosphere shields us from 77% of the sun radiation while out in the space there is 0! The astronauts need ...
Krazy Horses in South Dakota

Krazy Horses in South Dakota

For Kapital’s FW19 collection, Kiro wanted to shoot in the US, in the Black Hills of South Dakota. This is a very beautiful mountain range with historic sites like Mount Rushmore, Sturgis and the town of Deadwood. I was slightly familiar with the area as my father drove us there in 1986. Deadwood..…