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Realm & Empire: British tailoring for the modern casual

Posted on 23 October 2015 at 08:12 by Anthony Teasdale in Style

As the dark mornings and pitch black evenings can attest, autumn is here. Not the ‘basically summer’ autumn of September and early October, with its sunny afternoons and pleasingly fresh mornings, but the other one. The dark miserable autumn of November that throw... Read more

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Robert Elms: The Radio London presenter on skinhead, acid house and the timelessness of mod

Posted on 16 October 2015 at 11:19 by Anthony Teasdale in Index Page

This feature originally appeared in Umbrella Issue 11 Robert Elms is a journalist, author and broadcaster. The presenter of the lunchtime show on BBC Radio London, his 2005 book on British youth fashion, The Way We Wore: A Life in Threads, has just been republished. Here he talks s... Read more


Newfangle: casual menswear from Portugal

Posted on 18 September 2015 at 09:39 by Anthony Teasdale in Style

Portugal is a beautiful country, but it’s not one you’d associate immediately with casual clothing – the weather’s too good to spend your time obsessing over lambswool jumpers or expensive watches. However, menswear brand Newfangle is quickly changing our minds. ... Read more

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The ├śresund bridge: the beautiful structure linking Denmark and Sweden

Posted on 11 September 2015 at 08:01 by Anthony Teasdale in Index Page

When it comes down to basics, a bridge is an instrument for connection. Whether it’s a footbridge over a canal or a dual carriageway over a river, a bridge only succeeds when it links previously separate entities. The fact that these structures are often beautiful combi... Read more


You don't have to be a skateboarder to like the Levi's skateboard collection

Posted on 04 September 2015 at 10:21 by Anthony Teasdale in Style

Skateboarding has never really been our thing at Umbrella. Coming from cities with strong football/music associations, the pull of the windswept terrace or warehouse party was always stronger than the halfpipe. But our relative ignorance of skating shouldn't cloud the fact it's had a ... Read more

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