Women's Pocket

Women's Pocket

Pocket has been around since the 17th century, though it was first adopted by men for safekeeping, it became a prominent part of women's clothing through time and world events. We look at how pockets found its way to women’s everyday wears into the flight suit of women. Before the invention of p...
Good 'Ol Whats-Her-Face

Good 'Ol Whats-Her-Face

As our community have struggled with the effects of the global pandemic, I have seen great impact on the artisans and family-owned garment suppliers. I value our relationship dearly. They breathe life into my ideas with wisdom and skills passed-down over generations, and I have the utmost respect.…
For the love of Camo

For the love of Camo

A little love letter to the artisans who breathe life into my simple doodles. I often gasp at how their skills make beauty beyond my peanut brain can imagine. This W'menswear suit is the embodiment of everything I stand for. It’s made in traditional Kimono fabric, but camo in true W’menswear form...…
The Landing Shirt

The Landing Shirt

The W'menswear Landing Shirt has been constructed in a lightweight woven cotton and screen printed in the traditional method in Japan. The front panel is cotton Panama cloth, developed by the British military during WWII for tropical climates. This shirt keeps you cool and fresh in hot and humid w..…
Bamboo: A Poor Man’s Timber

Bamboo: A Poor Man’s Timber

If I had to choose just one plant to survive on an island, it would have to be bamboo. Yes, bamboo. Aside from being one of the oldest building materials, these leafy green poles have a Universe of uses far beyond chopsticks in Asian takeout. Today I’d like to take you up to the mountainous bamboo f…
Kapital's

Kapital's "Flare Star"

“Flare Star”, the latest book by our friends Kapital, has been a long-awaited concept for designer Kiro Hirata and his photographer pal Eric Kvatek. Back in 2015, I first met the two, to work on a Kapital production in Thailand. The shoot was intended to be shot in Vietnam, but moved to Northern T…
Behind The 'All-Girls League' Gear

Behind The 'All-Girls League' Gear

Today’s post is going to highlight the inspirational story behind the All-Girls League shirt. The ‘All-American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL)’ was a professional women’s baseball league established in 1943. The league was founded by Phillip K. Wrigley and existed until 1954. At the tim…
Life Among the Orangutans

Life Among the Orangutans

One of the key research topics for the SS21 collection was based on Borneo’s ancient rainforest and its biologically diverse landscape, and home of the Orangutan. This drew primatologist Birutė Galdikas to the island to study the species in 1965. She has since spent her life and career researching a…
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…
W'menswear x Yuketen

W'menswear x Yuketen "Tropical Jungle Blutchers"

It has been a challenging year for many producers around the world, with much uncertainty bringing factory shutdowns and production to a grinding hault. So every time we are able to release something special, made by people who love their craft, I am overwhelmed by gratitude and joy. There's no ex…