Thursday, June 10, 2010
Garbstore FA10 Collaberations
North Sea Clothing for Garbstore.
Collaberation between Garbstore and North Sea Clothing from London, made in England. Original Submariner style Jumper made from original yarn. Worn by British Naval Fleets during WWII, adopted later into the motorcycle culture in the U.K. (Available at Lizard Lounge in Portland, OR and Unionmade in San Francisco, CA)
Lewis Leathers for Garbstore.
This centre zipped jacket is based on the Dominator style jacket which originally appeared in the very early 1960's. This version has been made with ribbed cuffs and waistband as a diversion from the original. The leather is British tanned sheep nappa which has been specially treated in the UK for a vintage finish. The main zipper is a Lightning pinlock zipper, commonly used during the late 1930's through to the end of the 1950's. The red quilted lining is a signature on all Lewis Leather pieces. (Available at Epaulet in Brooklyn and St. Alfred in Chicago, IL)
Penfield 1930's Life Preserver Vest for Garbstore.
Down Vest on Vintage 1930's toggle fasten front life preserver vest used in Civilian Lifeboats. Updated with reverse opening Talon pocket zips and main Talon non locking front zip. (Available in Black and Red at Mohawk General Store in Los Angeles, CA and For The Greater Good in Washington DC)