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G.H. Bass is a persistent brand, enduring decades of pop culture and endless new trends, it’s weathered the storms and remained consistent. The makers of the original penny loafer, Bass was built on one man’s idea ‘to make the best possible shoe for the purpose in which it will be used’. The name G.H Bass is usually associated with their signature loafers, Bass Weejuns, but there’s actually a lot more on offer than you may think…. A patriotic label which is proud of the way it’s woven into the history books with it’s presidential and hollywood cliental, it’s very much the all-American brand. It became hugely popular in the 50s as part of the Ivy League look; Oxford button down, pressed chinos and college cardigans. The penny loafer was the perfect addition to the look and at an affordable cost for college freshmen, it became part of the uniform. The Bass Weejuns have always been an overwhelming success and are....

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Posted on 23/09/2016

  It’s the basics that are the foundations of your wardrobe, the core items that you build your own personal style around. They may not be the most exciting purchase in the world, it’s no embellished Versace t-shirt or limited edition Stone Island jacket, but they’re the items that you’ll get the best cost-per-wear....

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We’ve been looking forward to this moment since our buyer announced their meeting earlier in the year. ETQ has arrived. The minimalistic aesthetic of this Dutch footwear brand has gained support and admiration from industry players and sneakerheads alike, thrusting it to the top of it’s division amongst the likes of Filling Pieces and....

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