PONYTAIL PARKER ISSUE ONE, “LOOKS CAN BE DECEIVING”

PONYTAIL PARKER ISSUE ONE, “LOOKS CAN BE DECEIVING”

Ponytail takes matters onto the battlefield, for the funnest adventures possible! Presenting Ponytail Parker, a world where you will be able to enjoy cover art by our favourite artists, opening into an illustrated world of military-meets neo-psychedelic fantasy that meditate on our very own existence. The heroine, Parker, is the very juju we serve up at the journal, spanning over our passions, aspirations, daydreams, and style. Your can start your Ponytail Parker collection today and pre-order at PTJ Supplies !
THE FUNNEST SCHWAGG TRAIL ON OLD INCENSE HARBOUR

THE FUNNEST SCHWAGG TRAIL ON OLD INCENSE HARBOUR

It’s that time of the year again, and in Hong Kong that means fake snow and ridiculously lavish mall installations. While the high-street brands adorn their plastic mannequins with the anointed sequined dress of the season, we’ve done a little Ponytail round-up of Hong Kong’s homegrown stores that are anything but fake. It’s only natural that when you find people and projects so dedicated to their craft, they only need to whisper to be heard.
W’MENSWEAR ON THE RADAR: SYNDROME BY SYNDRO

W’MENSWEAR ON THE RADAR: SYNDROME BY SYNDRO

As the beginnings of a women’s workwear line that plunges into a lifestyle driven design philosophy, Syndrome is the ’her’ to established mens brand, ’Syndro’ out of Taiwan. Perfectly (geographically) positioned for production, a strong work ethic, passion, a growing economy, as well as access to an incredibly diverse range of textiles from neighbouring China, Korea, Japan, and further down to South East Asia; these guys are exceptionally geared for making niche luxury workwear.
WORK IT LIKE YOU MEAN IT.

WORK IT LIKE YOU MEAN IT.

Man or woman, woman or man, the best selection of classic workout gear should be unisex in our eyes. We have arrived at day an...
POINTERS FOR BALANCING NEW AND OLD IN THE WARDROBE DEPARTMENT

POINTERS FOR BALANCING NEW AND OLD IN THE WARDROBE DEPARTMENT

So many of our favourite labels have put much research into history and heritage, to build upon and in the name of continuing a legacy of timelessness. Today we need to be attentive to provenance more than ever thanks to a very globalised market force driven by growth. So when it comes to curating the wardrobe our selection needs to be mindful, so let’s talk about bigger picture
A WINTER DROP HAS ARRIVED AT PTJ SUPPLIES

A WINTER DROP HAS ARRIVED AT PTJ SUPPLIES

This winter, PTJ Supplies is stocked up for the funnest holiday season ever, thanks to new schwagg from W’menswear. These pieces have been specially designed for salty souls like you lovely people who come to Ponytail Journal for reads, inspiration, and ideas. In turn, the W’menswear design team have been inspired by you all and have created garments that speak to those who don’t mind rolling their sleeves up to put in the hard yard.
THE SHIRT, FROM MEN’S UNDERGARMENT TO UNIVERSAL WORKHORSE.

THE SHIRT, FROM MEN’S UNDERGARMENT TO UNIVERSAL WORKHORSE.

Adornment and functionality seem to be sartorial distinctions between mens and womenswear throughout history, though after WWII we saw a big transition of women into the manual workforce and military - one of our favourite periods in shirting history. Presenting the shirtiest editorial we’ve done.
CLEARING MINEFIELDS / HOW TO KEEP YOUR SKIN IN TIP TOP SHAPE

CLEARING MINEFIELDS / HOW TO KEEP YOUR SKIN IN TIP TOP SHAPE

Our skin, the biggest organ of our body, is constantly changing as we age, change diets, travel, and go through drastic hormonal and emotional change through life. Unless you want to blast your system with chemicals, having porcelain skin is a genetic blessing and we have to get past the idea that we all should have it. The wonderment of our Universe is that we are all completely different, and therefore we should have different standards of beauty for each and every one of us. Here are some of Lauren’s top health and beauty products to keep the healthiest skin possible, while at home or on the road.
TEMPERATE FREEZE / W’MENSWEAR

TEMPERATE FREEZE / W’MENSWEAR

As the weather sinks into a foggy slumber, autumn brings a light bite to the air as we start to rug up and set up camp for the winter solstice. We bring you some inspiration for the colder months in collaboration with our pals at Revision Society who have developed a new set of versatile winter pieces, designed to adapt to the changing weather, and made completely from surplus fabrics from luxury garment production that would otherwise go into landfill.
THE 5 COMMANDMENTS OF VINTAGE SHOPPING / VOGUE

THE 5 COMMANDMENTS OF VINTAGE SHOPPING / VOGUE

Our kind of folk are hungry for garments that were made well enough to last the sands of time; garments that have their own unique story to tell in their wear and tear. There is a new meaning to the idea of ’luxury’ today and we are all on the hunt for a wardrobe that isn’t a carbon copy of the woman in line before you waiting for her morning coffee. Here is the best advice for the novice vintage shopper.
NEW YORKERS ROLL THROUGH SAN FRAN / THE HILL-SIDE X UNIONMADE

NEW YORKERS ROLL THROUGH SAN FRAN / THE HILL-SIDE X UNIONMADE

Take a look into the wonderful friendship that is The Hill-Side and Unionmade, as they shoot their funnest life possible on the streets of San Fransisco with Dave Franklin, a fixture in the San Fran skate scene for over 20 years. Welcome to their collaborative Autumn Winter look book
GO OUT CAMP vol. 12 WITH OUR PALS AT FILSON

GO OUT CAMP vol. 12 WITH OUR PALS AT FILSON

Our pal Sae Miyata repping the Filson team in Japan shares her photo essay of ’Go Out Camp vol. 12’, a big celebration of all things music, camping, and the outdoors just had their twelfth instalment at the base of Japan’s ionic Mount Fuji. ROCK !!! .