26 September 1970 Ken Buchanan travelled to Puerto Rico where he would meet Ismael Laguna the world lightweight champion from Panama .Many experts believed San Juan’s warm weather would affect Buchanan, but he upset those who thought that way and beat Laguna by a 15-round decision to become world’s lightweight champion.
Later on the 26/6/1972 he fought the Legendary Roberto Duran at Madison Square Garden in one of the most controversial fights of the Era.
The concept of the dérive has its origins in the Letterist International; , an avant-garde and Marxist collective based in Paris .The dérive was a critical tool for understanding and developing the theory of psychogeography, defined as the “specific effects of the geographical environment (whether consciously organized or not) on the emotions and behavior of individuals.
Guy Debord defined thedérive as “a mode of experimental behavior linked to the conditions of urban society: a technique of rapid passage through varied ambiances.” It is an unplanned journey through a landscape, usually urban in which participants drop their everyday relations and “let themselves be drawn by the attractions of the terrain and the encounters they find there”.
Crew neck Shetland Knitwear traditionally crafted in The Shetland Islands using Super soft Shetland wool. Seam-free meaning each garment is knitted in a single unit, eliminating all wool waste. Crew neck, saddle shoulder,Ribbed Cuffs, Hem & Neck.
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Now available to buy as an official stockist from 6876
1995 Jacket :: In years preceding 6876 a collection of military,workwear and classic outerwear was put together from family sources, Clignancourt market in Paris, Naviglio Grande market in Milan & the long gone Laurence Corner in Euston London:: These garments would form the research manual for 6876 and the now named 1995 jacket was the first jacket designed from these sources.
So for 2020 we have reproduced utilising Olmetex fabric,RiRi zips and manufactured in Portugal.
Second product in collaboration with Columbia knit is a White classic Rugby produced utilising the same methods since 1921 and creating the most premium garment which we have hand printed. The entire process from knitting of the fabric, through cutting & sewing is created at the Portland Oregon Factory.
Heavy weight 10-10.5 oz. pre-washed 100% cotton jersey