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SECONDNATURE

Another season of London Collections: Men has come and gone. I’ve been to a total of 19 runway shows, presentations and exhibitions in the space of four days – days where I really wished spanned more than 24 hours and I’ve seen quite a number of A-list celebrities.

secondnature003Words: Oliver @oliverinstead / Photos: David

However, among the glitz and glamour, the lights and the liveliness of it all, it’s easy to lose any senses you might hold of fashion… Continue Reading

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INSPIRE

Where do I find inspiration for my style? Historically, I would have to consult female magazines like Vogue, ELLE and Harper’s Bazaar as I’ve always found them generally more informative and accessible.

inspire001Words: Oliver @oliverinstead / Photos: Laura

But times have changed, male fashion is now considered just as big a deal as its counterpart. The new digital age has introduced me to a whole new load of e-resources I can turn to when I need a doze of mens style inspo. Continue Reading

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HOUNDS

First and foremost, this IS a giveaway in partnership with a Chiang Mai-based Thai graphic designer and street artist, Ko – but before I get to the goodies, as usual, I want to talk a bit about my outfit and what inspires it. Starting with a quick question: how many dogs can you spot in this outfit?

hounds1Words: Oliver @oliverinstead / Photos: David

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OOTD: Sweater Weather

001It was in the middle of summer 2009 when I first moved to the UK from South East Asia, where the only outerwear you’ll ever need is a raincoat for the Monsoon season. Now, five years and some harshest winters in British history later, I’m still not used to this sweater weather. But then I fantasise winter as a giant fashion convention to wear layers, the struggle passes.

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