• When Hardcore References Meet Deadstock Fabrics: How Mfpen is Cutting a New Classic

    1 month ago - By Hypebeast

    In the corner of Mfpen 's office, studio and retail space - dubbed the Mfpen Apartment Store - is a small TV showing an ever-changing compilation of short clips. The clips vary, including a Beastie Boys performance, imagery of Nirvana, Morrissey and Ian Curtis and an extract from Heat. All of the footage and imagery has one thing in common, with everyone featured showing a predilection for shirts, ties and suits. “A suit is seen as something for a dress party or a status symbol in a bank,” explains Mfpen founder Sigurd Bank of this endless reference reel, “but it can also be all these...
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