Royal Stewart tartan has a centuries-old royal connection, but has long been put to entirely different ends by designers, musicians, and the general public.
Japanese boro or sashiko textiles offer sound advice on how to think about and treat our clothes.
Despite its centuries-long history, plaid continues to be a modern-day canvas for endless reinterpretation and invention.
Mittens will likely be associated with Bernie Sanders for a while, but they’ve been worn in surprisingly varied contexts over the years.
From naval ships to nouveau chic courtesy of one of France’s best-known designers, this is the story of the Breton shirt.