Author Archives: a perpetual notion

Wish List – Shinola Runwell

I have a birthday coming up so I thought that I’d put together a wish-list of items that I’d like to own. Shinola Runwell Watch 47mm I like the look of the Runwell,  It’s unfussy, modern looking while retaining elements of style similar to vintage trench watches. Shinola have been making watches at their base in Detroit since 2011.  It… Read More »

Levis Strauss 100 Years Of Cone Denim

Levis Vintage Clothing has launched its new autumn winter 2015 collection.  This time around it’s celebrating “The Golden Handshake”. 100 years of partnership with Cone Denim. In 1915 Cone Mills were given exclusive rights to make the denim for Levi’s® Shrink-To-Fit 501’s.  This was a gentleman’s agreement struck by a simply handshake and it’s still in… Read More »

Drake’s London Autumn Winter 2015

Drake’s London launched their new autumn winter collection 2015 – it’s available now.  It has been heartening to see they used an older male model for the promotional shots.  Well at least the model looks older than the norm – he might not be that old or feel old; it’s all relative – but either way it’s a good thing. Drake’s was founded by… Read More »