Interview: Alexa Chung on Collaborating with Barbour

An exploration of the heritage brand's archive lead to an exciting new outerwear and accessories collection

Alexa Chung has long occupied a uniquely influential position in the fashion industry. With a career that began in modeling, Chung segued into television, brand partnerships, collaborations and ultimately the launch of her own label. Those partnerships and collaborations in particular (with the likes of Madewell, AG Jeans and Superga) delivered detailed, diverse perspectives on the industry’s inner-workings. It’s these learnings, woven with her signature …

Dunhill London’s British Automotive-Inspired Radial Collection

Technical nylon and grained calf leather compose a collection for the next generation

With a vibrance required of heritage brands looking to capture the attention of a new generation, dunhill‘s British automotive engineering-inspired Radial Collection steers their bags and accessories to the present day. Here, one finds more than just a racing roundel detail announcing change. The range of bags incorporates deeper technical innovation that impacts styling by way of their nylon-meets-leather construction. It’s this mix of form, …

Interview: Kent & Curwen Creative Director Daniel Kearns

Using cross-cultural references to embolden a British menswear heritage brand, with David Beckham's help

For every captivating new debut to the world of apparel, there’s a heritage brand out there fighting to demonstrate relevance and resonance. One year after Britain’s Kent & Curwen relaunched under the watch of part owner David Beckham and creative director Daniel Kearns, there’s no denying its success, from both a business standpoint and style one. For those still unfamiliar with the brand, Kent & …