Sumary of How Do You Turn Outdoors Gear Into True Fashion?:
- Gorpcore—utilitarian clothing by the likes of Patagonia, The North Face, Salomon, and a slate of cult brands based abroad—has become one of menswear central driving trends over the past five years..
- He has developed a cult following among fashion fanatics, especially students, for creating titillating, almost Dadaist clothes that stretch the utilitarian into the decorative and vice-versa—jockey helmets, racing stripes, shell jackets, and Renaissance capes have all been hero pieces in Kostadinov output..
- And, like most millennials, he hyper-tuned into industry trends and realities, equal parts artist and industry critic….