Weekend Offender SS14 is about streetwear subculture. The influences are all there in Indian ink, football, film, fads.
Jackets form the core of the collection, mod shaped in belligerent brights, and nautical themed in marine and navy. The trademark doves are back and the range shifts from Harringtons to Bombers, from pastel to postal.
The hues follow Weekend Offender’s well beaten track, but there are new prospects in watermelon and eggshell to match your new imported Lambretta.
SS14’s knitwear is a nine man squad sporting stripes and doves. The colours are cricket crisp with a Pimms o’clock garnish.
Shirts make a showing as you’d expect, but this lot’s for the rude boys. Pattern wise, micro dots are the drug of choice and parrot print Hollywood is the exception to prove the rule.
Weekend Offender prove they’ve nothing lacking in the trouser department and the SS14 release brings sharp cuts and for the first time founders Sam Jones and Rydian Powell have elected to add slim-fit denim to the firm. Just add brilliant white trainers if you want to put the casual back in football casual. Cotton trousers are another new addition and demonstrate just how far, in terms of production, this local hero has come.
As a whole SS14 is a weekend scuffle in Brighton, summer shades, but ready for rain.
Further investigation can be had by having a butchers at the new spring/summer collection at Indi …