I am in Milan all week working on Crane Brothers accessories and sourcing cloth.
I have been working with some companies for over ten years now so it is always a fun time catching up with these small Milanese family businesses.
Today I was at one Company we buy linings from and the current CEO is the seventh generation to work in the business.
They really respect their tradition, history and culture and make beautiful products.
For many of us, what we wear day-to-day is becoming more relaxed - and if you’ve traditionally been a steady dress shirt wearer, this can pose something of a challenge. At Crane Brothers we’re often asked what are some key pieces to consider building a contemporary wardrobe around, especially with this new paradigm in mind...
John Rykenberg ran a store front and photography studio of Auckland photographers from the late 1950s through until the late 1970s. During that time the studio captured Auckland's daily life and produced a particularly interesting Queen Street series in the 1960s - it probably comes as no surprise thatthere are road works visible in some of...
The Dambusters were legendary for their wartime heroics and a constant source of inspiration for me as a child, raised on a diet of Commando Comics & Airfix Models.