Danish womenswear brand Rutme is new to the UK for autumn 10. Rutme means rhythm in Danish and is an appropriate description of the quirky brand which focuses on design detail over high street trends. Bright chunky knits, logos and denim feature strongly this season.
Prices £7 to £33
Contact 00 45 76 31 43 00
Humor. which has built a strong following among UK young fashion indies, is the menswear equivalent of Rutme and shares its sister brand’s edgy handwriting. Denim and high collared knitwear and shirts with bright colours will form the focus of the autumn 10 collection.
Prices £6.25 to £33
Contact 020 7436 0986
Schott has gone back to its roots as a biker jacket afficiaonado with the launch of a classic soft leather biker jacket for women in browns, tan, red and pastels. While women’s jackets will be the big story for autumn 10 Schott has also given its men’s jackets a nod to Japan and Americana.
Prices £40 to £120
Contact 00 1 908 527 0011
Plain Lazy sells itself as a lifestyle brand which doesn’t take itself to seriously, demonstrated by its humorous slogan t-shirts, which for autumn 10 come in a slim-fit style. Plain Lazy has also extended its denim ranges to four options and grown its womenswear collection outside of core t-shirts and hoodies to include cardigans and different cuts and fabrics.
Prices £6.38 to £23..40
Contact 01273 483336
Psylo produces its alternative men’s and womenswear brand in Bali and features a mixture of ripped chunky knits, military inspired coats and earthy tones. Psylo is backing funnel-necked jumpers in menswear for autumn 10, while knits with cotton linings are strong for womenswear.
Prices £6 to £58
Contact 020 7482 7148
T-shirt brand Dephect started life ten years ago as a graffiti and skater-inspired range. Dephect’s graphic prints and logos feature collaborations with artists such as Dan Kitchener and tit regularly ties-up with hip hop and scratch DJs. The brand will launch jackets for spring 11.
Prices £10 to £19
Contact 020 8429 1337