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

  • BEERY WEIRS 2018/02/11
    This week and next week see's the release of two new Weirs, both inspired by tipple.We've got the Plum Porter Weir and the Neck Oil Weir,First up is the Plum online this Tuesday at 7pm. The …
  • MIDNIGHT OVERLOOK… 2018/01/26
    Our cult The Shining inspired Overlook hat was the very first time anybody had the idea of putting that geometric pattern into clothing, many have since followed our lead. BUT we …
  • NHS TRIBUTE WEIR… 2018/01/16
    Over the years we've carved out some rather unique ideas for our Weir hats, be it oscure or famous movie carpets, transport upholstery patterns or various random ideas from afar. This one is in t …

Pounds Magazine

  • 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                                          …
  • I WAS A CASUAL BEFORE YOU WAS A CASUAL 2017/10/22
    青年男子向き流行雑誌 Ollie(オーリー)平成13年7月号に目に余る見過ごすには余りある(変な表現!)ドえらい記事発見!(ま、完全に見過ごしていたのですが…)経緯は定かでないが当時グリフィンのシンガーとしてこのファッション誌に連載を持ち始めたウチの兄が先日断捨離中発見2001年スよ! コレはナイですわ~。コレは相当なスカタン積んでますよ。コレわ。けどね、読者モデルなんてものに罪はないわけですよも …