The Barn pops up at the Uniqlo’s flagship store in Berlin, Germany.
Fashion at the 2016 New York Coffee Festival
Trends from the 2016 New York Coffee Festival in New York City.
Fashion from the World of Coffee in Dublin, Ireland.
Four fashion and coffee destinations in Amsterdam.
Fashion at the 2016 Specialty Coffee Association of America expo.
There’s just…something…happening right now in New Zealand, a tiny nation of 4.5 million people that somehow manages to boast some of the world’s most exciting food, coffee, wine, fashion, and design scenes. Low population and high creativity quite naturally breeds collaboration, and we’re particularly fascinated in how’s New Zealand’s high-end fashion scene—with its focus on […]
Sprudge contributor Joanna Han scouted the Washington State Convention Center throughout the 2015 World Barista Championship tournament, on the lookout for fashion-forward attendees. In a sea of brew bros in blazers and classic-fit slacks, these fashionable coffee denizens stood out in fine style. Tim Wendelboe, owner of Tim Wendelboe, Oslo, Norway Dima Hamati, corporate chef at Muddle Me, Dubai, United […]
As hundreds line up for Blue Bottle Japan, and the glossy magazine spreads keep coming, all kinds of media attention is hitting our friends & partners Blue Bottle Coffee. One BBJ barista has accidentally started a fashion trend and it’s spreading across the Pacific Ocean, making waves on the LA fashion scene. The DIY Blue Bottle Barista Shoe has been […]
How do you improve on a classic design like the Chemex? You don’t; you complement it. That’s exactly what Intelligentsia Coffee and Horween Leather have tried to do with this exclusive new hand-crafted leather Chemex collar. Produced entirely in Chicago, Illinois by Horween, a leather company founded in 1905, the collars are available in natural […]
The coffee shop has always been one of the great incubators for artist-types. It’s a home base for creative nomads, where those not shackled to desk jobs go to sketch, write, or just ideate into leather-bound notepads, propped up only by a cup of coffee and, depending on your location and era, a pack of […]
Who doesn’t love a good coffee & culture brand collaboration? From the same rising trend that brought you Espresso Parts x Betabrand and Coffee Supreme x I Love Ugly comes an origin-inspired American-made blanket from Cafe Imports and Faribault Woolen Mills. Both brands are Minneapolis born and bred, although Faribault has Cafe Imports beat on the longevity […]
The Polish coffee scene has really been heating up recently, thanks to a lot of hard work by many eager young coffee pros in the country. As you can see in our recent guides to the cafes of Warsaw and greater Poland, this scene takes in a kaleidoscope of European coffee influences, but manages to synthesize it […]
Recently in these pages we’ve shed a lot of pixels talking about the ongoing, highly fascinating crossover happening between the coffee and culinary worlds. But another avenue of interaction between speciality coffee and the outside world remains largely unexplored: the merging of coffee and contemporary fashion. We know of a few examples out of Portland, Oregon, including […]
All Tiders Cafe in Stockholm is home to 2014 Swedish Barista Champion Tobias Palm. Tobias Palm is my current coffee crush. Why? I will give you nine good reasons. 9. Tobias Palm is the 2014 Swedish Barista Champion. And he’s just so humble about it. For him, it’s about “honoring the hard work of the […]
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