Style & Stuff Editorial
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The Big North Tattoo Show is coming to the Utilita Arena in Newcastle. It’s set to be a huge extravaganza with 300 tattooists on their way to the north-east to show why they’r...
I love bags and I love bingo. Put them together and I’m as happy as a pig on holiday. This beauty? It’s from Lulu Guinness, of course.
Put a spring in your step
Look out your window. What do you see? Frolicking lambs? Tick. Larks ascending? Tick. People experimenting with a flash of colour on their feet? Tick. It’s springtime!
It’s big! It’s BIG! Oh, it’s enormous!
Can I get enough of Levi’s oversize corduroy trucker jacket? Frankly, no, I can’t get enough of Levi’s oversize corduroy trucker jacket. Why? Well, it’s roomier than the penth...
Darned fine work
Based in Newcastle is Darned Fine Workshop who sell handmade men’s and women’s clothing AND offer a full denim repair service. They’re kind of amazing.
Vinyl makes a comeback
It’s good to see that Topshop, when the mood suits them, still knows how to pull a lovely bit of clobber out of their arse.
Cool! But worse! Huh!
“Make things worse but cool” is the enigmatic motto of Chinese brand RANDOMEVENT who have teamed up with Puma for some natty new trainers.
Jeans? Or works of art?
Country Durham clothing company Wreckreation have teamed up with swanky carmakers, Shelby American, to produce these bobby dazzlers. (To answer the question above: they’re jea...
Drop dead gorgeous
If you’re in the market for vintage glasses then take yourself off to Dead Men’s Spex, a super online store stocking all manner of 20th century classics.
Could 2020 finally be the year when the colour orange has a moment? If this Holubar jacket – as worn by Robert De Niro in ‘The Deer Hunter’ – has got anything to do with it, t...
The past is a foreign country…
Gateshead Archive is a fabulous new initiative, which will let you dig deep into your local and family history. What’s more, it’s free and open for anyone to use.
Tynemouth? Never lovelier!
There has never been a better time to get yourself down to the coast – Karma Coast that is – because the cannabidiol specialists have just opened a new shop.
Art deco hair… How unmoral is it?
Call it the “new neat”; call it The Great Gatsby Effect; Call it style-writers-can-make-up-any-old-shit-and-some-dummies-will-take-it-as-gospel-truth, but art deco hair is bac...