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

  • PULSAR WEIR… 2017/02/20
    Yes, that's right another fantastic hat to add to the collection, even if we do say so ourselves. It's online this Wednesday 7pm (GMT). Usual situation, limited numbers produced, fastest fin …
  • T2 TRAINSPOTTING: HATS. 2017/02/13
    Round two of our Trainspotter inspired hats, in 2014 we did these two hats and they were quite a personal favourite. We decided to revisit them this winter in new colours, of course! They're …
  • FRANCIS BEGBIE 2017/02/08
    …Here he is featuring an original commission from Scott Bongos from 2014, though he's ditched his diamond knit in favour of a bit of Stone Island in a nice Fuschia/pink set off nicely …

Pounds Magazine

  • THE SLADEST STORY EVER TOLD 3 2017/01/29
    ナニ!?スレイドが3月に来日するとな!それならこちとら黙っちゃいられねえってんだ!(言ってみただけです)という訳でpounds編集長から少しばかりスペースを頂いてただの曲紹介(主に低迷期)をやるんですがお久しぶりですノロイ・ガルシアっす皆さんお元気で何より。ではまず1曲目、クワイエットライオットの"カモン!"カバーヒットで再浮上する1年前の名曲ですね。いってみよ。   …
  • A DIARY OF HE-SO-CUNT (PrimaLoft taking over…) 2016/12/30
    ___text by Enoki Naohiko(HeSoCunt KOBE)Marie Tells Me「パンがなければチクワを食べればいいじゃない」とJR新大阪駅構内ネルサイユ宮殿(produced byカネテツデリカフーズ)のマリー・アントワ・てっちゃんが言うかの如く  お主!「ダウンがなければプリマロフト(PRIMALOFT)を着ればいいじゃない」と言ってみる寒冷地用ウ …
  • Oi! Oi! Avoided A Bit Too Fat! 2016/12/29
    THE AVOIDEDthe headlining band forBOOTSTOMP RECORDS PRESENTOi! Festival 2016Dec 11 2016 at Shinjuku LOFTall pics by 岩上 Iwasan 浩一