The Buyer’s Guide to Winter 2014 – Everton Campbell – The Hip Store

FullSizeRender IMG_1879To call The Hip Store, in Leeds an institution, is no understatement since it first opened its doors to the greater general public of Leeds and its surrounding areas back in 1987 it has built a reputation as a mecca for young, and the not so, cool males wanted to invest in the ‘it’ brands of the time. Hip has been selling great examples of old -school sportswear alongside labels as diverse as Comme des Garçons and  Norse Projects for nearly  30 years. Everton Campbell and his former business partner Umberto Annechini (above image), founded the store in the heart of the Yorkshire catering for the discerning tastes of the city’s cultured, informed and creative community.

Word soon spread and the pilgrimage to Leeds’ Victoria Quarter to the hallowed door of Hip became a regular occurrence to men wanting to satisfy their designer needs.Consistently pushing the boundaries of menswear, The Hip Store curates a unique stock of brands sometimes overlooked by others.

Campbell, has a keen eye for detail and construction, upholding to the principle that purpose and quality transcends trends. Ensuring thats every garment sold in his store is unique and expertly crafted.

So lets see his picks for Winter –

Our Legacy Perfect Tee Blue Grey Melange

Our Legacy Perfect Tee Blue Grey Melange

Oliver Spencer Grandad Shirt Ormesby Green

Oliver Spencer Grandad Shirt Ormesby Green

Engineered Garments Coverall Jacket Olive Nyco Reversed Sateen

Engineered Garments Coverall Jacket Olive Nyco Reversed Sateen

Levis Vintage 1954 501 Jeans

Levis Vintage 1954 501 Jeans

Nigel Cabourn Aircraft Jacket

Nigel Cabourn Aircraft Jacket

Parabotts Avoriaz Hiking Boots Ecorse

Parabotts Avoriaz Hiking Boots Ecorse

Filson Small carry on Bag

Filson Small carry on Bag

Olney Crushable Fur Felt Hat

Olney Crushable Fur Felt Hat

Sanders Belgrade Long Wing Brogue

Sanders Belgrade Long Wing Brogue

Polo Ralph Lauren Striped Wool Crewneck Sweater

Polo Ralph Lauren Striped Wool Crewneck Sweater

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