After a well-documented and possibly over communicated Made in China expose on exceptionalism, we wanted to bring it back home with a full fledged release of true Americana. This week, we’ll take a salt of the earth approach and we'll keep things short, sweet, and stalwart with an onslaught of exclusive collaborations and releases from our favorite one-roof manufacturing brands in the Union. Informed by our country’s history of forging one’s own path, Americana is embodied with the types of garments that correspond to the individuals who match the task. Whether channeling an All-American athlete, a Naval Deck Officer, Master Mechanic, heritage Huntsman, or just some old school campus cool, this week’s release is made for the hardworking gent who wants garments that tell his tales.
From Dehen 1920, we have a host of fresh collaborations with our refined approach in taking elevated workwear materials and their old-world production techniques to create styles that hallmark the history of this near century-old knitwear and outerwear specialist in new ways. Ginew brings us a new Shop Jacket in Nihon Menpu Selvedge Denim and a heavy weight Bull Denim Twill designed with simplicity and function in mind for a soulful evolution that exemplifies a Native Americana spirit. Always a hallmark of family-owned factories with a new perspective on vintage, Gitman presents us with a couple of gun check Japanese Cotton Houndstooth Tweeds with a doubled brushed interior for a comforting countryside flannel, along with a heavy weight Dark Denim button down to be an all-purpose staple for any student of style.
Then, we have our favorite Blanket Twill Overshirt from Home Work that comes to fruition with the simplistic Shaker form to create a stand-by modern workwear piece with maximum comfort and unmatched tonal texture. Lastly, we have the Graduate Pant from Shockoe designed to be a new standard for those studied heritage enthusiasts looking for a classic tapered fit in premium Collect Mills Selvedge Duck Canvas for an extra-ordinary casual pant with duty and durability. As America was formed with a generational and athletic code of pulling oneself through challenges with pride and poise, get the gear in durable materials, versatile looks, and classic reference points that reflects what formed this country with fortitude.