Umbrella Issue 12
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Issue 12 of Umbrella is out now. Printed on beautiful matte paper, it features a 32-page summer style section, plus articles on 1970s New York, modern-day south London and the future of football kits. All for just £6.

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Umbrella Blog

New York in the 1960s: the photos of Takayuki Ogawa

Posted on 08 May 2015 at 08:16 by Anthony Teasdale in Art

New York in the late 1960s was a different place to the prosperous, multicultural city of today. In 1967, Japanese photographer Takayuki Ogawamoved there to document a place that was edging into decay, but also bursting with life (and occasionally death). The best of his... Read more


Nomos vs Doctors Without Borders: watches that look good, and do good

Posted on 24 April 2015 at 10:58 by Anthony Teasdale in Style

There are many reasons why you should look at buying a Nomos watch. These stretch from the minimalist design ethic that infects every timepiece to the in-house movements made in Nomos’s factory in Glashütte, Germany. But what’s catching Umbrella’s eye ar... Read more


Old Soho: Great photos of London's most fascinating neighbourhood

Posted on 10 April 2015 at 08:24 by Anthony Teasdale in Art

Soho has always been different. This former hunting ground – the name ‘soho’ was a hunting cry like ‘tally ho’ – has long been a refuge for those that don’t fit in with regular society. In the late 19t... Read more


Harry Stedman: updating ’60s style for the modern man

Posted on 26 March 2015 at 08:43 by Anthony Teasdale in Style

Check the weather outside. Hot? Sunny? No, not yet. But whether the elements are playing ball or not, spring and summer are definitely on the way. What's making us long even more for those sunny days is the new collection by London brand Ha... Read more


The Hubble Telescope: beautiful pictures of planets, stars and galaxies

Posted on 20 March 2015 at 10:17 by Anthony Teasdale in Art

When you live on a place as good as Earth – and with its combination of great restaurants and menswear boutiques, it’s pretty unbeatable – you can get ideas above your station. You’ll tell everyone about your new business or your blog or your Twitter-linked microsite, and ... Read more

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