The Perfect Shirt | Most folks think flannel is just another word for a chequered shirt, or in other words a lumberjack looking bit cloth. Flannel is a versatile fabric with a history that stretches back hundreds of years. Before the likes of Beckham, McQueen, and Cobain, flannel shirts were built for a purpose. Workers who found themselves facing the elements on a regular basis looked to the flannel shirt as a go-to layer.Read More
The Fisherman | I hope all the London, Amsterdam and New York folk are paying close attention...when I say extreme weather, I do genuinely mean the incredible amounts of precipitation that has a habit of falling from the sky every single day. But, I shall not complain, as I secretly like bad weather. It gives us more reason to wear stylish winter jackets, tough denim, extra layers and quality outerwear.Read More
Bullitt | Steve | McQueen | It's nostalgia that wins every time. My influences come from real life. I'm not interested in cinema for cinema's sake. I'm interested in life—what one does and how one interacts"
- Steve McQueen
The Brute Himself - My dad knew exactly how to keep the little Brute at bay, we’d sit down together and watch one of his favourite action/crime movies he had recorded from the TV to VHS tape. They usually consisted of films such as James Bond, The Italian Job, and Steve McQueen's BullitRead More
Quality Over Quantity - Selvedge Denim | There is a popular story that some people think is true. In which the shuttle loom machine was sold to Japan so they could make denim. But no matter what machine it is, it cannot make jeans by simply being turned on.Read More
The Essential Boot for Men - The Red Wing Classic Moc Toe Oro Legacy | I thought it would be best to kick off The Brute Supply Co journal in the simplest of ways. The Red Wing 875 Classic Moc Toes in Oro-legacy have had a huge impact on the rugged style community. Boots have become an essential element in menswear and an expression of personal style. Wearing the classic 6" Red Wing Moc Toes with a robust stylish pair of selvedge jeans can go a long way in the eyes of a true workwear-nut.Read More
The Word Brute? | The Brute Supply Co is basically a micro-publication about me being a lifestyle enthusiasts, my appreciation for hard wearing vintage inspired apparel, and sharing my perspective on things I think are just damn cool.Read More