Quick heads up on a brand I discovered via the Thingtesting email (a great newsletter if you’re interested in start-up culture).
Archivist takes old hotel sheets and upcycles them into soft cotton shirts. My favourite is the Arges cut – oversized, deep sleeve placket and a button down collar. The price isn’t too bad for a small eco brand at €125, but obviously shipping to the UK will eat up a few extra pounds. Here’s an interesting story about the brand origin and its mission.
WORDS: Disneyrollergirl / Navaz Batliwalla
IMAGE: Archivist shirts
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Even though people are sniffy about trends, I still quite like tracking them. The trick is just to pay attention to the ones that work for you. So in this wee SS19 round-up, I’m deliberately ignoring anything overstatementy or hype-y that will have disappeared in a year. And instead homing in on the classics that have been reinvented or lifestyle movements that will impact how we live.