Year: 2009

Permissive (1970) DVD reviewed

Not exactly 'mod', but sure to be of interest to many is the BFI/Flipside issue of Permissive on both DVD and Blu-ray – and our review is online now ahead of next month's release. It's a downbeat tale of post-swinging London, with the newly-arrived Suzy hooking up with old schoolfriend […]

Uniqlo does a budget parka

Not claiming to be authentic, but coming in at only a fraction of the price of a Pretty Green parka is the newly-launched Uniqlo parka. Made of a 'light polyester fabric', it's water-repellant and offers up something approaching the shape of a classic military parka, but without the warmth something […]

Spotify playlist: Ska & Rocksteady

If you fancy dipping your toe into vintage Jamaican sounds, but haven't been sure where to start, might I recommend this Spotify playlist? It goes by the simple, but descriptive name of Ska & Rocksteady. And that's exactly what you get from Sulli (off the Modculture forums) – classic ska […]

Marks & Spencer 60s-style shift dress

Sadly not in the Marks & Spencer sale (which kicked off today), this Colour Block knee length shift dress is still very decent value. Very much treading a mid-60s path, the sleeveless dress has a slash neck, that contrasting colour design, a tailored fit and a touch of stretch, thanks […]

Clarks desert boots – 50% reductions

It is indeed the season of sales, which includes Clarks – knocking around 50 per cent off much of its Originals desert boot range. Suede and leather, not to mention some of the limited editions it brought out for its anniversary – all with 50 per cent off. The boot […]

Crombie sale now on – big discounts

Fancy an authentic Crombie overcoat? Or maybe something else from the range? Well, you're in luck – the online sale is now on, with big discounts across most products. That obviously means those classic overcoats, along with shorts, ties, knitwear, accessories and much more. But we've picked out the Military […]

Kitsune classic polo shirts

Not an easy brand to find on the high street, Paris-based Kitsune can now be found at End Clothing, which means you can pick up its classic polo shirts online. The Kitsune range also includes cardigans, classic Oxford button-down and v-neck sweaters, but the polos are the cheapest items in […]

Uniqlo pea coats in sale

Still need a winter coat? Well, the sales are on and Uniqlo has cut the price of its wool pea coats by a hefty amount. Take your pick from classic black, or if you fancy something a little more distinctive, you could always go for the check – in either […]