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It’s a collaboration at one time we might have only imagined happening in a galaxy far, far away – but here it is – the <a href="https://www.rag-bone.com/star-wars/" data-wpel-link="external" rel="external noopener noreferrer">Rag & Bone Star Wars: The Last Jedi Capsule Collection</a>. Founder and creative director Marcus Wainwright turned a life-long affinity for <em>Star Wars</em> lore into a surprisingly stylish capsule collection planned to coincide with the franchise’s 40th anniversary and release of <em>The Last Jedi</em> premiere on December 15th.
Expect both the men’s RB1 Force high-top sneakers and women’s Ellis Force boots to be highly coveted pieces from the collection.
Kingston University graduate Jisue Park has designed clothes and accessories that make napping more comfortable for commuters, after observing people awkwardly falling asleep on public transport. Read more
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Los Angeles-based designer Spencer Nikosey’s penchant for working with leather partnered with his eye for the needs and habits of technologists has manifested in a variety of luxe-athletic handmade accessories we’ve long admired. This time he’s taken the years of experience from under his belt and literally produced a waist-worn accessory system called the <a href="https://killspencer.com/products/utility-belt" data-wpel-link="external" rel="external noopener noreferrer">Killspencer Utility Belt</a>.
First impressions of the Killspencer Utility Belt will undoubtedly paint memories of the accessories of crime fighting superheroes, chained wallets of yesteryear style, and perhaps an inkling of remembrance of custodial keychains connected to the waist. But Nikosey’s rendition is as fashionably sophisticated as it is genuinely functional.
Made with bullhide leather – chosen because of its thicker, denser, and tougher properties when compared to typical leather – the Killspencer Utility belt should easily weather the weight and tension of any portable tech device or a wallet’s weight. The belt’s locking mechanism features a patent-pending
The Met's Comme des Garçons exhibition demonstrates how forward-thinking designers like Rei Kawakubo are using new digital crafts to manipulate both the body and architectural space, says Aaron Betsky in his latest Opinion column. Read more