Premier bag-smith, Hard Graft, introduces a stylish update on camera box cases of old with it’s limited edition Frame1. 100% vegetable tanned leather construction, the rigid bodied design boasts clean finished surfaces with soft nubuck lined interiors. A custom removable divider and small zip pocket allow for personalized sectioning and internal accessory stowage in this 19cm x 13cm x 18cm delivery. Hard Graft’s push closure Frame1 SLR Camera bag (£300 EUR) is available exclusively through the brand’s online store.
Debuting the brand’s latest comprehensive range for 2013, Nixon unveils the well-worn Gunsmith Collection, an assortment of select watches, wearables and accessories. Featuring clean-cut designs, rich leather construction and a classic rugged finish, the handcrafted line boasts earthy hues inspired by long days of log splitting, fly fishing and game skinning. Available at select retailers and online through the jump.
Debuting it’s latest coordinated accessory release, Nixon introduces The Desert Sand Collection for Spring 2013. Taking a step back from the brand’s usual beach inspired lines, the latest range pulls from a spectrum of dusty colors found throughout California’s picturesque desert country. Featuring a tote, wallet, belt, varsity style jacket and three watches, the collection combines supple suedes, warm brand-centric accents and masculine silhouettes. Available at brand retailers worldwide and online here.
Debuted in it’s Spring 2013 lookbook, HEX introduces two new accessory collections, adding to it’s growing line of stylish goods. Featuring a custom red/blue/white striped print canvas, the Cabana range comprises iPhone and iPad cases, totes and an assortment of the brand’s bag designs. Mirroring product offerings with classic nautical styling, HEX’s Tribute collection highlights blue and linen colorways, constructed from heavy corduroys and faux leathers details. Both the Cabana and Tribute collections drop early this year. For more on HEX pop over here.lookbook
Street friendly techcessories brand HEX announces a new line of bags, carryalls and sleeves for Winter 2012. Released as a 12 piece range, the Drake Collection features a uniform dark charcoal and black herringbone exterior with contrasting deep-blue lined interiors. Constructed using water resistant premium blended wools, HEX’s latest bag designs boast winter weather capacity with a classic menswear aesthetic. Functional tech-bag silhouettes include a duffle, messenger, tote, two backpacks and varying iPad/MacBook sleeves – ranging from $40-100 USD. The Drake Collection is available at retailers worldwide and online at shophex.com – full line in slides above.bags, HEX
Marking the pair’s first crossover venture, contemporary brands Stussy and Incase connect on a collaborative 2012 accessorie release, aptly titled the Series 001 Collection. Featuring a carry bag, backpack, iPhone case, ear buds, hat and T-shirt; the black & tan colored series postures to drop at retail in coming months. Check out the images of the full capsule collection in the slides above.Incase, Stussy
Teaming up on a Winter 2012/13 release, Holden and Herschel Supply Co. have co-brandulated to deliver a bag range designed to pack, hold and organize everything needed for the journey ahead. Constructed using premium wools, genuine leathers, heavyweight cotton canvases and Herschel’s signature fabric liner, the collection boasts timeless style and a double dose of detailed attention to quality. Featuring a four piece lineup, the ‘Holden for Herschel Supply’ collab includes a classic school backpack (Settlement), duffel bag (Journey), vintage-inspired scouting bag (Survey), and a technical backcountry backpack (Caliber 16) – complete with rear horizontal snowboard carrier, full drainable recovery pocket, internal shovel and probe pockets, and fleece lined goggle pocket. Check out a short video of the Caliber 16 in action below. Available at brand accounts worldwide.Herschel Supply Co., Holden
Defined by an ethos of visit, travel, explore and respond, the recently launched surf lifestyle brand VSTR postures to inspire a spirit of discovery through experience. Founded by 11-time ASP world champion Kelly Slater, and backed by surf-goods mainstay Quiksilver, the premium apparel and soft goods company highlights simplistic design and purposeful direction, offering a collection of modern travel essentials for the ocean, road and journey in between. Building on a style of deliberate expedition, VSTR teamed with NYC’s Partners & Spade to ideate and design the brand’s first piece of carry-all luggage. Built to support the rigors of extended trek, the 16″ x 12″ x 30″ Nomadic Pack pairs waxed cotton canvas exteriors with nylon interiors for performance waterproofing, as well as separate bottom-located, aqua-guard zip wet/dry storage. Equipped with stow-able ergonomic back straps, heavy duty zip-off messenger bag, zipper pull tabs intended to double as leash ties, and a deployable lightweight nylon hammock with dedicated stuff-sack pocket, the pack is also specifically designed to conveniently fit the entire VSTR clothing line. Photos of the collaborative Nomadic Pack below. Available exclusively through VSTR flagships and online Partners & Spade and here.backpack
Footwear go-to SUPRA expands it’s 2012 line with a full range of bag and accessory offerings. Introducing 3 premium, sneaker-friendly luggage designs, the brand’s travel collection features the Roller Bag, aviator-inspired Carry-on Bag, and Backpack, each suited to safely transport 3, 2 and 1 pairs of shoes, respectively. Constructed from the weather resistant, black Gunny TUF material SUPRA has become known for, the line maintains an expected level of durable elegance and conscious design. Additional supporting accessory releases include the 15″ Laptop Sleeve, Tablet Sleeve and Wallet, all crafted with equaled attention to detail. Available at SUPRA retailers worldwide and direct at suprafootwear.com.SUPRA
Recognized designers of über premium handcrafted Italian leather accessories, Hard Graft gets personal with the introduction of it’s stylishly rugged Shore Collection Dopp Kit. Constructed from hand-selected vegetable tanned leather and heavyweight waxed cotton canvas, the compact 25cm x 19cm x 9cm wash bag employs dual zipper entry for easy access, water repellant lining for simple on-the-go cleaning, and clever crush-to-fit design for carry-on travel. Available online direct at www.hardgraft.com.Hard Graft