Will Arlt makes genuine goods in an unreal world. We visited Will, owner of Ideal Cap Company, in Cooperstown, New York.
Someone Else is the TL;DR of fashion writing. For our story on Ideal Cap Company, we worked with Ideal to make our own cap.
This started as a story about clothing. During production, my brother Mark was admitted to a psychiatric facility for suicidal depression. Around the same time I began treatment for the same condition. So the story changed.
A corporation almost killed New England Shirt Company. Now, a small-scale alliance might save it.
In a flatlining American city, the Hartford Denim Company shows signs of life.
In 2014, GQ published an editorial titled, "The New New England Thing: 7 Preppy Looks for Spring." It was garbage. This is the first of our three-part response.
In this interview, Dan Heselton talks about his decision to rebrand New England Outerwear Company as Maine Mountain Moccasin.
Intended as a profile of metalsmith and jewelry designer Gillion Carrara, this story turned into a profile of the artist's home. With its "leavening calm," the space diminishes the distinction between finished product and raw materials, and even between people.
Left Field NYC has several brand marks. I asked Christian McCann to explain what holds them all together. I got way more than I bargained for.