Category Archives: APTMNT
Thursday, 29th June, 2017
The third installment of Apartment Sessions is on the way! Come along to Ben’s Burgers West End this July 8th for an afternoon / evening of good food and drink, good music and good vibes. All music will be provided by Ben Chiu, Sean Bate and Paul Marinos aka A Love Supreme Sound System.
See all details here.
Friday, 23rd June, 2017
Stussy and Suicoke have teamed up for their first collaboration, the “Summer Trip Fest” collection. With a strong camouflage influence, the Stussy interpretation of the Moto model features an olive original EVA footbed and straps with patterned neoprene panels. In true spirit of Suicoke manufacturing, the Moto-Stu is a balanced combination of aesthetic, function and comfort. Further product details can be found here.
Monday, 5th June, 2017
Edwin Europe has come through with a strong navy palette for the current season. Featured below are the Standard Shirt and Labour Pants. The current interpretation of the Labour Shirt has been indigo dyed and then overlaid with all over paisley bandana print, a process that ensures a long lasting fabric that will only improve with age. This seasons Labour Pant is another highlight for the season. The super straight cropped leg pant with workwear details and a subtle elasticised rear waistband is definitely one of Edwin’s more adventurous cut pants.
Thursday, 1st June, 2017
A small delivery of luggage and accessories has just arrived from Carhartt WIP. A few highlights include the always popular Essentials Bag, available in tiger camo, hamilton brown and black. Also available is a variety of backpacks, duffles, totes and the Collins Neck Pouch. All products and details are available online at Apartment.
Friday, 26th May, 2017
Neighborhood has developed a cult following for their distinctive aesthetic, a mixture of vintage, military, Americana and motorcycle culture. These influences shine through in one of the feature pieces from the latest season. Taking a more understated approach to the options seen in previous collections, The P.D. Leather Jacket is a refined take on a classic. Made of super soft sheepskin leather, this jacket embodies the brand’s superior approach to quality and craftsmanship.
Friday, 26th May, 2017
Introducing a few key pieces from the current range of Neighborhood in store at Apartment. With a reputation for quality and craftsmanship, the Tokyo based label has spared no detail on their latest range of indigo dyed garments. First up is the QC Jacket. The work styled jacket features a quilted body, constructed from a super soft and light weight cotton/nylon blend. The minimal silhouette is complimented by subtle details such as the corduroy collar, snap button closures and back vents.
The NC Shirt is a beautiful reinterpretation of a classic work wear over shirt. The soft quilted cotton is given a deep indigo dye treatment, resulting in a rich tone that will only improve over time. Complete with two front chest pockets and heavy placket detail, the NC shirt is definitely a store favourite.
Monday, 22nd May, 2017
The Wtaps reinterpretation of classic workwear and military garments has been a contributing factor to the label’s worldwide following. This season offers a number of classic pieces that have been reworked with the Wtaps aesthetic. The Blues Jacket is a classic workwear inspired denim jacket. This season’s iteration is one with a more vintage persuasion, constructed from a subtle washed denim. The garment also includes a number of subtle brand elements, such as custom branded button detail and signature Wtaps red tab. The jacket is coupled with the heavy cotton Rim Tee in navy.
Mention must be made of the accessories included in recent drops from Carhartt WIP and Canadian label, Maple. The Camp Shopper in Rover Green is made from a heavy weight canvas with a zippered closure and military inspired details. This robust tote styled bag is made to endure harsh treatment and long time use. The Mesa Cap from Maple is definitely another standout piece. Also available in Olive and Black, the cap features a short brim and leather strap detail.
Thursday, 18th May, 2017
Japanes labels Wtaps and Neighborhood are now in store with a few staple pieces. The College Tee is constructed using a heavy weight loop wheeled cotton. This process allows the tee to hold it’s shape over a long period of time. As with all items offered by both Wtaps and Neighborhood, the College Tee is built to last.
The M-45 Pant from Neighborhood is based on a World War II military issued pant. Constructed from a hard wearing mid weight Japanese cotton, the pant is cut with a relaxed full leg fit.
Sunday, 14th May, 2017
From under the Comme des Garçons umbrella comes Ganryu, one of our favourite lines from the boundary pushing Japanese label. The current workwear inspired season features a number of quality pieces with a range of interesting construction details. With emphasis on fabric and cut, Ganryu offers a refined take on the traditional workwear style.
Focusing on some of the more neutral tones, the label has come through with an impressive olive colour pallet. The Cotton Work Shirt is a light weight over shirt, constructed from a super light weight washed cotton fabric. The tone is matched with the overlay detail on the Insert Patch Tee. The workwear accents provide a unique quality to the staple tee.
Friday, 12th May, 2017
Ganryu have dropped some heat this season with a number of workwear inspired pieces. From under the Comme des Garçons umbrella, Ganryu take a somewhat more creative approach to design, resulting in a very unique style that often pushes the boundaries of streetwear.
The Ganryu Patchwork Work Pants are made from a heavy weight cotton canvas with a number of overlay details that contribute to reinforcement. With an oversized cut, the signature detail on the Work Pants is the cinched drawstring waist. The model is also available in a Hickory Stripe with denim overlay details.
The Ganryu Coach Jacket in White is a simple interpretation of a classic sportswear model. Instead of a normal nylon outer, a super soft calico cotton with slight flecking has been used, finished with the standard drawstring hem and snap button closures. The result is a clean, minimal blend between workwear and the classic sportswear silhouette.