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Basic Considerations — How to Wear Corduroy


Forget all the tired tropes about corduroy and its loose association with geography teachers; this fabric is sumptuous and should be treated with the same age-old affection as its cousin denim. 

Natural Environment — 6 Hats for Reconnecting with the Outdoors


Make a stylish yet functional segway into the new season with our edit of new headgear fit for the outdoors.

Label to Love — Sara Lanzi


Meet designer Sara Lanzi, the understated Italian whose cultured label caught the eye of Rei Kawakubo.

Modern Matters — Margaret Howell at the Tate


The iconic British designer curates a selection of her favourite functional objects for the Tate Edit store.

Label to Love — Acne Studios Blå Konst


Wardrobe pieces that celebrate the everyday take inspiration from Mexican artist Gabriel Kuri – adding some playfulness to purpose.

Label to Love — Arket


The inspiring and accessible new store from Swedish group H&M; don't be put off by its corporate roots, this is a brand with meaning and awareness.

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