Independent Fashion

Monthly Archives: May 2013

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Trakline Belt: A Flexible Clothing Belt

If you are of the select  few who have jabbed holes in your newly purchased belt with a kitchen knife, this belt may be for you. If you are one of the many few who have staked your belts with [...]

May 25, 2013 Kickstarter, Men, Menswear
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BORN X RAISED: Urban Streetwear Clothing

  BORN X RAISED: Urban Streetwear Clothing  Back Bornxraised.com [...]

May 23, 2013 Menswear, Shoes, Streetwear, T-Shirts, Urban, Women's Wear
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Anstead OCEANIS: Automatic Mechanical Watch

I’ve always  been a sucker for great watches and it appears the Anstead OCEANIS series is  no exception.  Equipped with a surgical stainless steel body, 120-click unidirectional bezel and a automatic movement powered by the Seiko NH36a , the $399 Anstead OCEANIS [...]

May 23, 2013 Menswear, watches, Women's Wear
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Lumina Clothing Company: American Made Menswear

We really wanted to set ourselves apart in our philosophy. We decided to express this philosophy through clothes, which we absolutely love. The basic idea is that we wanted to do something innately North Carolinian and to bolster the industries [...]

May 20, 2013 Lumina Ties, Men, Oxfords, USA
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We-Flashy: Reflective Clothing for Modern Times

We-Flashy is a line of retroreflective clothing built for contemporary sensibilities. It uses industrial-grade, ANSI-rated retroreflective material— the same kind crossing guards, police, and firefighters use. We use clean, modern designs as our canvas, and add customized reflective elements to [...]

May 14, 2013 Alex Vessels, Men, MindyTchieu, We-Flashy
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Broek – Not slacks, Not jeans, Just bottoms Done Right

Jay and Chris are literally going for broke with their latest brain child “Broek”. Sick of the humdrum denim market, Jay and Chris have ventured out to create a pair of functional bottoms that possess the comfort and style of  [...]

May 13, 2013 Jeans, Kickstarter, Menswear, Women's Wear
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Barely Broke Intellects Urban Clothing: Life Is A Hustle Dress Accordingly

Barely Broke Intellects is easily one of the sickest Independent labels I’ve seen to date. Tagged with a  familiar phrase  “Time is Money” , Barley Broke Intellects candidly reminds us of the importance of our time and the extent in [...]

May 12, 2013 Men, Menswear, T-Shirts, Urban, Women's Wear
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Suzanne Lee: Grow Your Own Clothes

Every once in a while we come across something that is utterly awesome. Then again, we always think the designers we featured are pretty awesome. But what can be more spectacular than a designer who is growing her own clothing [...]

May 8, 2013 sustainable clothing, Sustainable fashion, Suzanne Lee, Women's Wear
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CROSSKIX: EVA Athletic Hybrid Shoes

Simply put, Crosskixs are everything a pair of  Crocs has ever dreamt of. Though sworn to be one of the most comfortable shoes to ever grace the feet of many, they were also quite possibly ugliest shoes to ever see [...]

May 7, 2013 Custom Shoes, Kickstarter, Menswear, Shoes, Women's Wear