CLOTHING + ACCESSORIES

Finding the Fit: Diana Slavin

Diana Slavin Collection

By Regina Connell. What is value, when it comes to clothing? What is worth paying for, what is not? There’s an old model, which is retail (offline or on; big chains or indie boutiques), that tries to define this. It’s full of waste and … Continue reading

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Under the Radar: Jenny Hacker

Charcoal and Silver

By Regina Connell. It was designer Steven Miller—no slouch in the taste department—who first showed me the work of Jenny Hacker, a San Francisco-based textile artist. It was a blanket—black on black—with two different textiles fused together, one side organic cotton and the … Continue reading

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Composure: SDR Traveller

33 Composure Passage Jan Chipchase SDR Traveller

By Kyle Studstill. Composure Each issue of Composure features creative entrepreneurs with a sense of artistry, those building compelling worlds around unique brands: A commitment to genuine, raw, viscerally human understanding—this is SDR Traveller.   SDR Traveller makes a specialized set of light, … Continue reading

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Consider This: The Craft of the Umbrella

Tokyo Rain: Yoshinori Mizutani via It's Nice That

By Regina Connell. Living well = fewer + better … tools for living. The right knives in the kitchen, things like a great hairbrush (don’t underestimate this), the right t-shirt, well-made shoes that last—and that go with everything. But what about the … Continue reading

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