Acne Studios Archive

Acne Studios Finds Military Inspiration For the Shell C

Acne Studios is no stranger to the odd flamboyant design or two, and so while a military-inspired, velcro flap shoe might sound anathematic to most designers; for the Stockholm-based label, it’s simply all in a day’s work. The Shell C is the latest silhouette to drop from the luxe-fashion house and features the type of minimalist Scandinavian design we’ve come to identify as the signature Acne …

A Look at the Modern Bomber Jacket in Fashion

As Fall approaches, we prepare to dig into our wardrobes to shake the dust from our favorite cold-weather gear. Along with many other articles of army attire, bomber jackets are no longer seen as just standard issue military loadout, but rather viewed as a fashion staple. In recent times, a range of designers have reinforced this transition, tweaking and altering the jacket’s fundamental design in an …

Can Denmark’s Menswear Labels Catch Up With Their Swedish Competitors?

COPENHAGEN, Denmark — “The menswear talent emerging from Scandinavia is overwhelming,” says Benn McGregor, contemporary menswear buyer at Harvey Nichols, referring to a wave of Nordic brands with a youthful, minimalist aesthetic that has been closing the gap between high fashion and streetwear since the early 2000s. “People are appreciating Scandinavia in a way they didn’t do before and a lot of it has to …

The 10 Best Products to Drop This Week & Where to Buy Them

Another week and we’re back with the highlights from Highsnobiety’s new shopping channel, What Drops Now. Every day we trawl countless online stores to bring you a curated selection of the latest and best in streetwear, sneakers, fashion and lifestyle products, separating the best from the rest and saving you the hassle of checking 1,000 different webstores in the process. Below you’ll find the 10 …