Oneupmanship Journal

  • WWII into Present Day. 2013/08/16
    Both as impressive as it is chilling, great imagery merging previous WW2 photographs with the modern day.  Through collaboratiion with the the State Museum of History of St. Petersburg and the Ru …
  • CONNOISSEUR x VERAS. 2013/08/09
    It's a pleasure to have been a part of these, the Veras x Connoisseur 'El Mono' boot. Made with the Veras main man Neil Morris, a good guy with a wealth of experience in this industry, …
  • TRIMM STAR. 2013/07/26
    The Trimm Star is one of several new Adidas models which get the thumb's up here, first introduced in 1985, Trimm Star was licensed to the German Sports Association as part of it's campaign …

EIGHTIES (80s casuals)

The Casual Connoisseur Blog

  • CHRISTMAS POST MESSAGE… 2018/12/10
    Just that little festive reminder that the postal service is at it's busiest ever at Xmas and already feeling the weight of extra customers and thus items take longer to be delivered. For the rec …
  • SWEATSHIRTS… 2018/12/06
    Four new Sweatshirts released shortly. First up is a repeat of our Connoisseur England Sweatshirts in Navy and Burgundy, released Friday 7th December, 7pm.Then on Tuesday 11th December we've …
  • EL MONO II – 4/4. 2018/12/03
    Our final pair of the El Mono II are the Tan leather. A classic, lightweight nine eyelet boot, made by hand in Spain, dual branding stamped on the insole. Contrasting Black EVA sole this time wit …

Pounds Magazine

  • NOWAWAYDAYS 2018/05/21
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  • CANVAS SHOES – OOH, GOT TO CHOOSE 2018/01/16
     Doek 〜ドゥックのズック〜Text by 川藤力也(TRA / TCM firm) 「今日はよく働いたぞ」とか、仕事休み前夜の「1週間お疲れさん」とか、自分に贅沢を許してやる際にボクが手を伸ばしがちの、スーパーの陳列棚最上段に鎮座まします末端価格380円(地元ヨーカドー調べ)を誇る「特選三之助豆腐」。家族との外食等うん千円超えのお会計にも「まぁ…そっか」と思える歳になった …
  • HE'S THE ONE, CAGOULIGAN 2017/12/23
    L4R ~Looking 4 Raindrops~Cagouligan観点からのCasual観                                          …