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STONE ISLAND SHADOW PROJECT Cordura Jacket

Stone Island fusion of functionality, style and new technology has seen the creation of the Stone Island Shadow Project Cordura Jacket become an instant stand out piece. 

Stone Island was born from fabric and the sea with its founder and designer Massimo Osti creating Stone Island in 1982 it has captured the hearts and minds of many and continues to make waves today. Stone Island’s sub-brand of shadow project continues to push the boundaries as well with their new season jackets, one of which is the vibrant Printed Linen Cordura Jacket in a Pink colourway.

 

The Stone Island shadow project Cordura Jacket is made from Linen, features functional pockets, a drawstring hood with a mesh lining which also features in the body and the jacket also has an anti-drop formula to repel water. The single layer fabric has also been garment dyed with a double recipe in a phenomenally bright and vibrant pink and furthermore the jacket has been fully printed in a striking pattern that is simply inescapable. The jacket is then finished with the signature all-black Stone Island Shadow Project badge.

STONE ISLAND SHADOW PROJECT Printed Linen Cordura Jacket - Pink

This Stone Island shadow project Cordura Jacket is a functional yet highly-styled piece and is another completely different and alt design from Stone Island Shadow Projects which only goes to show how far they can take their designs and continue with them even further.

 

 

CDG x K-WAY

CDG PLAY x K-WAY: Collab Just Dropped

Hitting the shelves at Aphrodite is the all new CDG PLAY x K-WAY collectionComme des Garçons PLAY are no stranger to a great collab, having previously worked with the likes of Kaws and Converse, CDG PLAY’s newest collection features the established outdoor brand K-WAY.

CDG x K-Way
Founded in 1965 by Léon-Claude Duhamel, the brand’s innovative forward-thinking ideas led to the creation of the first windproof and waterproof packable jacket in history. Now Comme des Garçons bring the jacket into 2022 with their contemporary take on the classics. The Leon half zip and Claude full zip jackets have dropped in versatile colourways that allow you to take your style to the great outdoors.

CDG x K-WAY

Dropping in navy and ice-white colourways, the Claude full zip jacket will become your new go to. Like the pullover, it offers a waterproof option that is easily packed into itself, ideal for when the weather gets warm. The Leon half zip also provides a brilliant option, coming in a hot orange and sandy beige. Crafted with nylon ripstop technology and weighing in at only 320 grams, this lightweight option certainly is both durable and stylish.

CDG x K-WAY

The collection features a K-WAY zip and a CDG heart logo to the back shoulder, and to finish off the collab, K-WAY and CDG PLAY’s logos are proudly placed side by side on the chest.

Act fast to secure your CDG PLAY x K-WAY piece as the jackets are sure to sell out. Shop the collection in-store at Aphrodite Clothing.

Carhartt Jeans Newel Pants Blue

Carhartt WIP Newel Pants: Denim Duo Drops

The inclusion of Carhartt in Aphrodite’s vast denim range is not one to be taken lightly; Featuring brands such as Edwin and Nudie, only the best jeans can be admitted onto our shop floor.

But why do Carhartt WIP Jeans make the cut?

Carhartt’s Work in Progress range is a fusion of the brand’s origins in rugged workwear, and their contemporary take on fashion. So it’s a no-brainer that they have taken their approach to jeans. Oozing with style, the Carhartt Newel Pants are crafted from a Poly-Cotton blend that increases durability, whilst keeping that soft denim feel. The button fly houses subtle Carhartt branding and contrast stitching adds a nice hint of colour. The jeans are finished off with a Carhartt patch logo: a logo synonymous with quality.

Carhartt Jeans Newel Pants Blue
How do they fit?

Carhartt’s Newel Pants opt for a relaxed tapered fit, creating a more laidback, casual look. They run true to size and come in a regular length (32″).


How can I take care of my Carhartt Jeans?

Aphrodite advises that you don’t wash your denim! Washing a good pair of jeans (like these) can ruin the material and decrease their lifespan. If your pants are marked, first try rubbing them with a damp cloth. If they smell opt for airing them on your clothesline. However, if you absolutely must wash them, Carhartt advises you to do so inside out on a 40-degree wash.

Carhartt Newel Pants Stone Washed
How should I style them?

Carhartt’s Newel Pants are unbelievably versatile. You can wear them as seen above, with an overshirt and boots for more of a rugged worker look. Or choose a graphic tee and smart trainers for a more casual day-to-day look. Whatever you wear with these jeans, they will transform your style and elevate your look.

Carhartt Newel Pants Blue
Dropping in both a blue and stone washed colour, the Carhartt Newel Pants are available to shop now. Purchase both online and in-store, at Aphrodite Clothing.

How to wear an overshirt

How To Wear An Overshirt: Aphrodite Advises

How To Wear An Overshirt.. here at Aphrodite we have you covered with the latest overshirt and how to style them. 

Overshirts are a simple staple of almost any style, whether it’s a smart addition to a look or if you’re layering up in the cooler temperatures the overshirt is a versatile and essential piece to own in any season. However, like with any piece that follows form and function, there are many choices in style and brand, not to mention different ways you can wear an overshirt.

So whether you’re feeling the cold or just looking to add another piece to your collection, we wanted to showcase the different styles and brands on our roster. This simple how to wear an overshirt guide offers a few looks of overshirts and how they can be worn and what they can be worn with.

CP COMPANY Taylon L Shirt - Nugget Gold

CP Company Taylon L Shirt – Nugget Gold

Starting with C.P. Company and their Taylon L overshirt in a vibrant Nugget Gold, this overshirt is a casual example of how an overshirt is classically seen but in a standout colourway. Made from CP’s lightweight nylon taslan fabric this piece is ideal for either layering in winter or as seen here simply worn over a t-shirt and only half-zipped for the casual look.

The next overshirt offering is from Nudie Jeans with their Barney Jacket and seeing as though this piece is 100% cotton, it will be a solid piece to have on you in any season. In a natural olive green, this overshirt has been teamed with sweat for the cooler season and has been left open with a top button done for an altogether more alt look.

Nudie Jeans Overshirt

 

Nudie Jeans Barney Overshirt  – Olive

From Carhartt, we have this overshirt in Elba/Faded Orange which has a classic work-wear design but is given a fresh twist with this pleasant colour. Once again this is another overshirt with versatile uses either for the summer or to be layered and buttoned up in these cold months at the start of the year.  Crafted in a distinct faded orange colour, thanks to the brand dyeing treatment, this piece is ideal if you’re looking to add a splash of colour to your outerwear rotation. Featuring a cord collar, four pockets for essential storage and is finalised with Carhartt branding.

Carhartt overshirt

Carhartt WIP Michigan Coat – Elba/Faded Orange

Finally, to complete our how to wear an overshirt rundown, we have this  Fred Perry overshirt. A classic overshirt in a dark caramel Corduroy represents a smarter alternative from the classic British brand while bringing this style comfortably into the modern-day. To give this classic piece the iconic smart look we have teamed it with an oxford and left the overshirt open to keep the look sharp and yet relaxed.

FRED PERRY Corduroy Overshirt- Dark Caramel

Fred Perry Corduroy Overshirt- Dark Caramel

Check out the full range of overshirts on sale at Aphrodite 

New Balance XC-72

Fresh in: New Balance XC-72

Aphrodite’s footwear range is ever-expanding, with the store getting in some of the hottest kicks from the top brands, one of our favourites being New Balance. Both staff and customers are always buzzing when we tell them we have a new release, and these New Balance XC-72‘s are definitely something to be excited about.New Balance XC72 Heel
Inspired by speculative technology and concept cars from the 70s, the New Balance XC-72 merges some of the brand’s top silhouettes to create an experimental and aggressive sneaker. The distinct split outer sole is sure to get a great grip with dual traction patterns, of the XC15 and 375, present in the shoe.New Balance XC-72
The unique split design travels up to the nylon and suede toe box of the shoe, before continuing on to the laces and tongue. A white mesh upper features the brand’s “N” logo and sits atop a unique squared-off midsole. Rubber trim at the heel increases sturdiness while running, and a split heel tab adds to the aggressive design.New Balance XC-72
Breaking boundaries through innovation, this shoe will push your style to its limits. Shop our full New Balance range, including the New Balance XC-72 online now at Aphrodite Clothing.

hike in style

Hike In Style

Hike in style … Explore the outdoors without compromising on style.

If you looking to explore the outdoors and want to make sure you stay both stylish and warm on your adventures this year, then look no further. Here at Aphrodite, we have compiled a list of garments that have bundles of style, functionality, and utility. Helping you create the ultimate hiking outfit.

 If your new year’s resolution was to get fitter, be more active, and explore the outdoors, then we have the perfect run-down of items that will ensure you have the most stylish garments on the mountain. From hiking boots that will offer all-day support for those tough hill climbs or along forest trails, to trousers that have comfort and functionality at the forefront of their design.

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Norse Project Frederik Tab Series Fleece – Ecru

Norse Projects is known for their classic Scandinavian design, and have created a fleece crafted from 100% polyester with Polartec Thermal Pro insulation. If that doesn’t sound like the perfect piece to get you through the colder days, then wait until you hear about the other features this fleece has to offer.  Hike in style with a tailored relaxed fit with perforated air pockets for elevated thermo-regulation and a full-length zipper fastening to keep the cold air out, you’re guaranteed to stay warm in style.

Norse projects fleece

Norse Projects Frederik Tab Series Fleece – Ecru

Gramicci Trousers Just Cut – Walnut

This piece is the ultimate utility trouser, designed to be worn when climbing or during any outdoor activity. The garment is made from pure cotton twill with a classic 4 pocket design as well as an integrated belt. This garment is washed for a vintage look and soft hand feels, the design of the versatile pants means these are ideal for outdoor function and indoor comfort. Features a front left zipper, front seam side pockets, velcro closure at the two back welt pockets, and a flex waistband with adjustable signature buckle and belt. This piece has the functionality, style and comfort covered.

Gramicci Trousers

Gramicci Trousers Just Cut – Walnut

Danner Bull Run Moc Toe Boots – Black

A staple of the Danner offering the Bull Run signifies the brand’s commitment to quality boots that don’t cut corners when it comes to practicality, style, and durability. Perfect for long days hiking in the outdoors, made from full-grain oiled leather that boasts improved resistance qualities. The unlined material allows for cooler wear whilst molding to the foot for improved comfort. Finished with the classic Danner slip-resistant wedge sole, removable Ortholite footbed, and robust stitch-down construction, the boots are a perfect choice for both practical and social scenarios.

Danner boots

Danner Bull Run Moc Toe Boots – Black

Patagonia Torrentshell 3L Jacket – Black

This Patagonia jacket is the perfect blend between technology and style, a waterproof exterior allows the rain to easily run off the jacket when conditions turn wet. While clever under armpit ventilation zips help improve the jacket’s breathable, allow fresh air to ventilate the jacket keeping you cool during long walks or tough hill ascents.  Hike in style with this ultimate outer layer which has a useful lightweight construction that leads the way in performance and utility.

PATAGONIA Torrentshell 3L Jacket – Black

Rains Backpack – Slate

Hike in style with this perfect backpack and keep your essentials safe when exploring the outdoors. Crafted from a 50/50 blend of environmentally friendly polyurethane and recycled plastic bottle polyester microfibers, this piece is suited to both the urban jungles of city living or for facing the natural elements of the great outdoors. The water and the wind-resistant fluorinate-free matte outer fabric is decorated with utility-style fastenings and adjustable straps controlled by stainless steel slides. The inner is equipped with tech storage such as a laptop pouch and aqua guard coil zipped pockets, so your belongings are sure to be kept safe while on the go.

  rains backpack

Rains backpack – Slate

adidas forum low in Brown/white

Introducing: Adidas Forum Low

Initially making its debut in 1984, the Adidas Forum burst onto the basketball scene with great success. Favoured on the court by Michael Jordan due to their comfort and support; The Forum offers a practical and versatile trainer that quickly became a classic, on and off the court, in the 80’s.

adidas forum low in brown/white
And it’s making a comeback. Adidas have re-released the Forum in its “Low” silhouette that offers a contemporary take on the OG’s, whilst keeping in touch with it’s innovate roots. The Low’s feature the Adidas X Cross Heel system, for increased stability. And the Dellinger Webbing system is still present in the sole, for added shock absorption. Finished with both lace-up and Velcro fastening for a personalised fit, these shoes have functionality covered.

adidas forum low in brown/white
Adorning the Adidas trefoil Logo and the legendary three stripes synonymous with the German brand. The Forum Low has both style and underfoot comfort covered, and is certainly the perfect trainer for sunny days ahead.

adidas forum low in brown/white
Now available to shop, in colourways of both a crisp white leather, and an eye-catching brown suede: Online at Aphrodite now.

Introducing the adidas Earlham Trainers

adidas are no strangers to creating a classic and versatile pair of footwear, and the adidas Earlham Trainers are no exception. adidas for over 70 years have created simple but effective footwear choices that make choosing an outfit 10 times easier, and with a monochrome pair such as the Earlham’s, it can’t get easier.

Adidas Earlham Trainers

Arriving to the shelves of the sneaker obsessed, the adidas Earlham trainers are presented in a sleek and minimalist approach to smart but casual wear. Dressed in all-white and all-black perforated leather, these low collared trainers are a nod to the brands archive silhouettes, with the iconic stripe design to either side of the shoe and classic gold metallic branding. This 70s inspired shoe sees a rubbered outsole, cushioning each step with maximum comfort whilst the branded tongue lies over the arch of the foot and supports the 7-eyelet lacing system, allowing for the greatest support when wearing the Earlham trainers all day. Style these classics with any smart/casual outfit, whether it’s smart trousers, jeans or joggers the Earlham trainers are fit to be a go-to everyday no matter the occasion. 

Adidas Earlham Trainers

Shop the adidas Earlham Trainers in Black or White at Aphrodite online and in-store now.  

What is Taylon Fabric?

As we all know, CP Company are no strangers to creating a masterpiece material with technical and high standard features, and their Taylon Fabric is a favourite here at Aphrodite. Crafted by tangling mono-filament yarns through a high pressure air stream, however the tangling effect is less visible and the Taylon L garments show a much more cotton-like appearance.

Initially, these Taylon fabrics were developed with the intentions of providing a matt and non-reflective nylon to the military, to suit camouflaging purposes. But now a favourite for everyday wear thanks to its water resistance, perfect for outdoor walks, or even just the everyday English weather, the Taylon fabric has what it takes to take you through the days comfortable and satisfied. Although providing a warm and protective fit, the Talon L still allows for breathability and comfort due to its finer nylon Taslan fabric which is used, meaning this coat is perfect for walking and everyday activities where movement is needed, but also perfect to pair with less layers when the weather starts to take a brighter turn during spring.

CP Taylon L Shirt

The Taylon L fabric is seen in action through the Taylon L Shirt in Nugget gold, dressing the overshirt in the technical Taylon fabric with outstanding features and a radiant yellow colourway, providing a resilient and opaque finish that has been garment dyed for increased depth and intensity throughout.

Shop this CP Company Taylon L Shirt and many more CP Company products here at Aphrodite online and in-store now.