We continue our preview coverage in the run up to Jacket Required Show in London with more round-up action. Covering all bases, from accessories to footwear, variety is the name of the game with this contemporary trade show. Here, we get specific, gathering six shiny new products gracing the stands. Skateboards, military headwear, rugs and smart carriers; see what you’ll be chasing next Summer.
TSPTR Military ‘Go to Hell’ Boonie Hat
We do enjoy a bit a of repro action and the guys at TSPTR have picked a classic for next Summer. Forget your average bucket, this ‘Go To Hell’ Vietnam Boonie hat made from Advisor Type Sparse Gold Tiger Pattern features a cigarette pocket sewn onto the roof as per the original military issue during the late ’60s. What more could you want?
Sandqvist Introduces a Premium Canvas Bag Line
Sandqvist add something smart to their ever-growing line with the ‘Grand Canvas Series.’ Business bags without the stuffiness, heavy cotton canvas is matched with vegetable tanned leather in an understated all-black line, finished with silver metal fittings and a silver foil embossed Sandqvist logo.
Knight Mills Home Accessories Inspired by Native American Weavings
Knight Mills tap into our love of all things Navajo and Chimayo with a line echoing that original craft spirit. Hand-woven in North America from mohair and Churro wool bred from Navajo sheep no less, these beautiful runners come in bold colors for next Summer.
Deus ex Machina Motocross Shirt with Ornamental Conifer
Cursive and print-script artist Ornamental Conifer is used to adding his graphics to all sorts of objects, from motorbikes to jackets. Here he takes classic mesh moto tees and splashes color and graphics across the body and sleeves with a water-based print technique and heavy enzyme wash.
Baracuta Present the Lightweight Blackwatch Raincoat
Baracuta introduce the perfect Summer rain outerwear with this protective layer featuring an all-over blackwatch tartan a water-resistant fabric.
Satta Skateboards with the Steven Harrington Touch
South London’s Satta bring in the instantly recognizable and always pleasing graphics of artist Steven Harrington for this set of boards. “The Mello Riders capsule” inspired by simpler times, late ’60s vibes abound with these handmade boards crafted from locally sourced wood.
Jacket Required runs 30-31 July at The Old Truman Brewery, London E1 6QL. Check the website for details of brands and attendance.