Another winner from Converse Japan – Panda Camo

31st May

How could I not write about these? If you are reading this I am sure you will be aware that here at mattwyburn.com there is a lot of intrigue and affection for the Panda. Last year I wrote a piece about how camo is at the fore of fashion again, well it is still going strong and on it’s way up… again. It’s always nice to be able to re-affirm a trend and point it out. Whether it’s a modern interpretation of the timeless camo or the same old traditional mash of earthy colours, camo is as big as ever. And to prove the point, Converse Japan are soon to release this really nice Panda Camo pack for the Chuck Taylor high and low styles in a reversible monochrome print for June 2013. This is … Read More »



Ask the Missus

10th May

Putting together styles, “working” on ranges and liaising with a brand like Ask the Missus is a real pleasure. Sold exclusively out of the Footwear and Accessories giant that is Office, they truly have their finger on the pulse of British high street fashion. Young, forward thinking and massively on trend there are not a lot of brands better placed to take a big bite out of the footwear and accessories business. Competing with companies such as Schuh and Size, they are an integral part of the British high street footwear market. In that same vein, from a design point of view, there is a real sense of satisfaction to see a product you were a part of, sit on a shelf in a shop like Office.

The Brand

Masters of street footwear Ask the Missus, is exclusively available to … Read More »




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