Archive for November, 2013

Small Faces Christmas card packs by Piper Gates Design

by Modculture 29 November, 2013

Small Faces Christmas card packs by Piper Gates Design

That’s right, these are Small Faces Christmas cards by Piper Gates Design. Continue Reading

1960s-style Brenta knitwear range by DNA Groove

by Modculture 27 November, 2013

Brenta knitwear range by DNA Groove

As ever, DNA Groove can be relied upon for something authentic and classy, as the Brenta knitwear range most certainly is. Continue Reading

Ben Sherman x Liberty London Harrington jacket and shirt

by Modculture 27 November, 2013

Ben Sherman x Liberty London Harrington jacket and shirt

Might be a bit too ‘much’ for some, but the Ben Sherman x Liberty London Harrington jacket and shirt are still a mention. Continue Reading

Mod hair: Barber’s Point in Soho by Ian Davies

by Modculture 26 November, 2013

Mod hair: Barber’s Point in Soho by Ian Davies

Get an awful lot of enquiries about mod barbers to the site. Fact is, there aren’t a lot of ‘speciality’ places around – so it’s often a case of knowing what you want and explaining it. Which is perhaps where the Barber’s Point images by Ian Davies will come in. Continue Reading

Adidas Bamba trainers reissued in black and white variations

by Modculture 26 November, 2013

Adidas Bamba trainers

A common sight back in the 1970s, the Adidas Bamba trainers are less common now, so a reissue is nice to see. Continue Reading

TukTuk navy polka dot button-down shirt

by Modculture 26 November, 2013

TukTuk navy polka dot button-down shirt

Back in 2011, the shirtmaker did a range of polka dot shirts which went down very well. So it’s good to see the TukTuk navy polka dot button-down shirt back for the latter part of 2013. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Somethin’ Else: The Story of Blue Note Records and the Birth of Modern Jazz by Ashley Kahn

by Modculture 25 November, 2013

Coming soon: Somethin’ Else: The Story of Blue Note Records and the Birth of Modern Jazz by Ashley Kahn

This has been talked about for years – as far back as 2008 in fact. But it seems that Somethin’ Else: The Story of Blue Note Records and the Birth of Modern Jazz by Ashley Kahn is finally going to be hitting the shelves. Unless I missed a sneak launch in the meantime. Continue Reading

High street mod: 1960s-style Ponte shift dress at Dorothy Perkins

by Modculture 24 November, 2013

1960s-style Ponte shift dress at Dorothy Perkins

Look hard and you might find clothing that looks as good as the specialist designs on the high street. Only much cheaper. Like this 1960s-style Ponte shift dress at Dorothy Perkins. Continue Reading

Pop – Images of Desire movie season at London’s Barbican

by Modculture 23 November, 2013

Smashing Time

Plenty of mod must-sees coming to the big screen next week, as the Barbican in London hosts Pop – Images of Desire, a selection of classic pop art flicks. Continue Reading

Strange Brew podcast with Andy Ellison (John’s Children)

by Modculture 23 November, 2013

John’s Children – A Strange Affair (The Sixties Recordings) on Cherry Red

If you enjoyed the Immediate Records podcast they did recently, you might want to check out the Strange Brew podcast with Andy Ellison. Continue Reading