2xist Soy Underwear

2xist's recently released Soy collection features several styles of briefs and a t-shirt made with 95% soy-based fabric (the rest is Nylon). The soy fabric has natural antimicrobial properties, is very breathable, provides natural UV protection, is moisture wicking and is touted as feeling "more luxurious than cashmere." Similar properties to clothing made with bamboo or

Nique

Australian streetwear label Nique's clothes are distinctive and edgy, with great cuts and fabrics. The designers behind the label. Nick and Lucy Ennis. have no formal training in fashion and have therefore come at it from a completely fresh and unaffected perspective. Working out of Melbourne, Nique are slowly infiltrating hip boutiques throughout the country. They have given Lost at E Minor five t-shirts (above …

Banca de Camisetas

At São Paulo Fashion Week (SPFW) a kiosk stocked with tees caught my attention. Yet another project that creative team ag407 has its hand in, one of the firm's partners told me that they had come up with the idea to mimic the "bancas" or newstands of São Paulo. The pop-up version at fashion week was based on six other Banca de Camisetas that exist …