A little over a year ago, NBF submitted a winning proposal and earned access to the former parking lot of the Domino Sugar Refinery, which had become a vacant parcel of land. NBF began working the landscape and preparing it for vegetable and flower production. Neighbors came out to help and soon a group of volunteers became vital members of the farm team.
Derek Keller was searching for a pair of leather suspenders when he founded 440 Gentleman Supply. "I could not find what I was looking for," he says, "so I decided to try to make it myself." One item led to another, and before he knew it, 440 Gentleman Supply was in business.
I have been working on new silhouettes for Fall jackets for the past few months and the protos are nearly finalized to go into production. The Redfield Jacket (in Rust color) is a hybrid of a shooting jacket and a barn coat. It has a detachable self belt which is usually tied on the back waist. The chest welt pocket has a zipper closure. The lining is a soft cotton flannel. The shell fabric is in wax cotton.
Brooklyn is the home of many passionate individuals who believe in using their craft and life experience into forces of good. Devin Martin is a perfect example. He has spent 13 years working in the security industry for organizations such as the New York Federal Reserve and Fortune 100 companies until he became bored, unmotivated and even dreaded to wake up. He walked away from his career to live on
It has been a long wait. Our Fall 13 collection is finally complete. Inspired by the Terra Nova Expedition led by captain Robert Falcon Scott with the objective of being the first to reach the geographical South Pole. For this collection, we are using the compact wool felt from Bacci, an Italian artisan mill based just outside of Florence, as well as the timeless wax cotton from Japan. Our new tie collection is made out of English tweed. The super comfortable