Monthly Archives: September 2011

The Fall Three : Max Wastler, All Plaidout.

Max Wastler(shot here by Nathan Michael), runs All Plaidout and is one of the first people I met through doing Secret Forts. A man of many talents, he has recently added proprietor to his resume. Along with buddy Joe Gannon, … Continue reading

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The Fall Three : James Fox, 10 Engines.

Simply put; Family/food/library/rural/transatlantic/vintage. That’s 10 Engines. And this is James Fox and his Fall Three.

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Out/About : Here/There.

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The Fall Three : Chris Black, Done to Death.

Lifestylist. Media evangelist. Words for Young Men. Done to Death. I’m talking about Chris Black(above photo by Backyard Bill). Duh. Below, Chris’s Fall Three.

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The Fall Three : Michael Macko, Editor-at-Large.

Editor-at-Large and long-time industry vet Michael Macko(above, with Bruce Weber as shot by Scott Schuman) picks the three things that’s got him ready for the temperature to drop, leaves turn and Fall to finally be upon us. Below, Mr. Macko’s … Continue reading

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On the Radar : Oi Polloi’s Cottonopolis.

Almost ten years after opening, Oi Polloi of Manchester have somewhat quietly launched(at least state-side) their own line(as of yet, UK-made belts and parka and an Italian-made marled wool sweater), Cottonopolis.

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Another Look : Bill Cunningham New York.

Bill Cunningham is a Legend. Though he’d certainly never accept such praise. The bleu de trevail wearing, Schwinn pedaling eighty-two year old has, for decades, single-mindedly dedicated himself to capturing the beauty and cultural history of New York City, “On … Continue reading

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The Fall Three : Jeff Thrope, Cold Splinters.

It’s that time of year and thusly, time once again for The Fall Three. First up, he of the decidedly legit Cold Splinters, good pal, Jeff Thrope. Below, Jeff’s Fall Three.

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In Retrospect : 3Sixteen SL-100′s.

Some time ago, Ryan Plett(Y_H_B_T_I) had the idea of getting a group of us to spend a year wearing and giving feedback on a number of various denim brands. It became Denim Debate. I was fortunate enough to spend that … Continue reading

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Breaking Ground : Same Fort, Different Address.

We’ve packed up and moved. Rebuilt the fort, bigger and better. I’m stoked to present Secret Forts, v 2.0. Still a work in progress as we get the kinks out and do some fine tuning(…getting it to look just right … Continue reading

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