Clothing

Sergio Tacchini white track top

Another item of classic casual sportswear form the overactive sewing machine of Mr Tacchini. I have it on good authority (ie, I read it somewhere on the web) that tenniswear will be big news for chaps this summer, in which case it makes sense to part with your hard-earned cash in exchange for this 100% […]...More

Entertainment

Person Pitch, by Panda Bear

Picture The Beach Boys playing in slow-motion whilst on a bouncy castle. Now imagine what that picture sounds like. Or, if you can’t be bothered to imagine, you could just listen to the wonderful new album by Animal Collective’s drummer, Panda Bear (aka Noah Lennox). To call it a Pet Sounds for the 21st century […]...More

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John Lennon sunglasses up for auction

John Lennon’s iconic blue sunglasses are being auctioned off next month and are expected to reach $6,000. It is part of charity event Icons of Music organised by U2 guitarist The Edge to replace instruments lost in the wake of hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Fans can bid online on April 21st or in person at […]...More

Clothing

Andy Capp t-shirt from Urban Outfitters

Pledge your allegiance to the olden days, and all things British with Urban Outfitters’ Andy capp t-shirt. It comes in grey marl and black. Andy Capp been lazing, boozing and arguing since 1957, and since his creator Reg Whyte’s death in 1998 the strip has been lovingly kept going. For a truly authentic look you’ll […]...More

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Gigposters for your wall

If you’ve still got posters of Rocky, Star Wars, and Nirvana on your wall maybe it’s time to update your surroundings. Gig Posters have got hundreds of different bands posters so you’re guaranteed to find one you like. All the posters are print of high-quality screen and are so well designed you’ll never want to […]...More

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Burton picks

The word ‘Burton’ strikes fear into my heart,  I immediately see identikit student types, the kind who appear on Shipwrecked and seem to think it’s ok to dress like a surfer. Even if you’re at university in Leeds, and it’s November. I’ve put my prejudices to one side for a second and tried to fine […]...More

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New York Hat Company long striped scarf

The New York Hat Company is a bit of a gob full, and telling you that this great long striped scarf from the New York Hat Company may just be the longest sentence I’ll ever write. Aside from all that, this scarf is available in three colours. All come with the black stripe but are […]...More

Clothing

Original Penguin Polo

Fashion is a very peculiar thing. It is desperate to be modern and new, although mostly, it is pinching old ideas and re-spinning them. Well, for those of us who like things a little retro, this is a godsend. One great little retro number is this Original Penguin Slim Tipped Polo. It’s available for £45 […]...More

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Topman St Germain cardie

Get yourself down to Topshop this weekend because it’s cold outside and you need to look chic so look no further than their St Germain striped green and black cardigan (£35). Somehow the combination of minty green and black give such an air of aloofness that even if you decided to pair it with men’s […]...More

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Thom Browne video

I’ve got another video for you; well it is Friday so I’m supposing you’re slacking off just a leedle bit. Thom Browne has pioneered a shrunken fitted look which is the antithesis of the baggy suited American look. His eerie video features lots of spooky music, quasi-religious imagery and zombie-like men. Browne is collaborated wit...More

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Cassette Playa A/W07 collection

Cult clothing label Cassette Playa have made a video showcasing their latest collection. Carrie Mundane, the brains behind the operation is apparently very busy working and playing computer games which goes to explain the pixelated characters and day-glo colours of her clothing range. She tells FUK on video that her clothes are like "going ins...More

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Collar stiffeners a-gogo

Collar stiffeners eh, who’d a thunk it? They’re used to stop collars curling and keep shirts looking sharp. Quality shirts usually come with a plastic insert that breaks after a few washes so I’ve done a round up of  the collar stiffeners on the market. Collar stiffeners almost come into the ‘Innovations Catalogue’...More

Entertainment

Astronomy for Dogs, by The Aliens

Refreshingly straightforward and uplifting pop from three former members of the now-defunct Beta Band, namely John Maclean, Robin Jones and  Gordon Anderson. You’ll hear echoes of The Kinks, The Beach Boys, The Beatles and many others, but The Aliens take their influences and twist them into fun new shapes. On the surface they’re n...More

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Can you solve the fiendishly difficult Isis puzzle?

As seen on Dragon’s Den, the Isis adventure puzzle is like a Rubik’s Cube crossed with a Treasure Hunt/Da Vinci Code-style game. If you can solve the puzzle and open the globe, then you will be rewarded with a uniquely coded key that unlocks one of several golden pyramids hidden throughout the UK. These pyramids […]...More

Footwear

Nike glow-in-the-dark Dunk Hi Premium Glow trainers

The classic Nike Dunk was first released in 1986 and it’s still going strong, thanks to multiple reissues by Nike. This Premium Hi Top edition is from the limited-edition Glow in the Dark Pack which, as the name suggests, glows when the lights go out. Perfect for fans of Klaxons and other Nu-rave bands. Available […]...More


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