100% cotton chambray. Chain-stitched waist band. Corozo button fly. Front watch pocket. On-seam side pockets. Buttoned back welt pockets. 100% cotton Japanese chambray pocket bags. Cut and sewn in Los Angeles.
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Here’s a light video by Freitag highlighting their F60 Joan bag. FREITAG is a Swiss company that has been producing bags and wallets out of recycled tarps since 1993. Brothers Markus and Daniel started the small operation in their apartment and due to their sustainable business model and innovative thinking, Freitag has grown globally. They now have stores in Switzerland, Germany, New York and Japan. Definitely approved by b s p o k e d!
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Jack Spade Boston recently hosted an in-store event with keynote guest Kyle Rancourt from Rancourt & Co.. The Maine based hand sewn shoe company has been stepping up their game and enjoying some major success as being one of the major league hitters in the hand crafted shoe business. They’ve been teaming up with reputable companies and making a name for themselves as artisans. B S P O K E D was lucky to chat with Kyle and order a pair of custom shoes. A major shout out to Shawna and her team at Jack for making it so easy. Killer event ya’ll! Check out photos from the event and the swatches for the custom B S P O K E D shoes. (follow up post to come when shoes arrive)
Again, a MAJOR thank you to Shawna and the Jack Spade team, for hosting us and sending the pics!
Great job guys!
Continuing down the vintage road, one of the kings, Billy Reid introduced his line of vintage pocket squares. You might be able to find one of these in your grandmother’s house, or just drop the $35 and add the final touch to your tailored suit. Either way, its a throwback that looks good.
Billy Reid Pocket Squares
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