That feeling of quality is an increasingly important factor in fashion teaches no doubt. Our site has selected three examples of a successful linkages between design, function and durability.
Slow and Steady Wins the Race
As it name suggests something unconventional like Slow and Steady Wins the Race change the fashion industry’s enormous production rate and seasonality. By monthly launch a few products in a limited edition brand wants to get the customer to make better appreciate their clothes and accessories. Väskmodellen below is a tribute to the legendary Hermes Birkin väskmodell. The brand is available through the Opening Ceremony.
Italian Herno has since 1948 produced stylish rain outerwear. Like domestic rivals as Fay and Sealup style is well-tailored Italian where luxurious wool fabrics mixed with technical performance fabric. The price level is around 5000 SEK for a jacket. The brand reach Sweden in autumn through Stockholm store Gabucci. Something we will return to.
The Wolverine 1000 Mile Boot
To celebrate its 125th anniversary launches US Wolverine an updated version of the original snow boot that started the whole business. The brand was founded by GA Krause, who wanted to produce a comfortable yet durable snow boots. The shoes are made entirely by hand in the USA with leather from the prestigious Horween Leather Company.