HAVEN Sits Down with Tetsu Nishiyama of WTAPS

StyleComments ⋅ Feb 23, 2013
Despite all his successes, his regarded vision of aesthetics, or his intricate ties within Japanese street fashion, WTAPS’ fearless leader Tetsu Nishiyama is exceedingly modest. This admirable quality manifests itself in his latest interview wi...

A Conversation with Kazuki Kuraishi

StyleComments ⋅ Jan 11, 2013
Japanese designer Kazuki Kuraishi has worked with companies from fragment design to adidas Originals, collaborating with brands to develop into commercially embraced aesthetics. After graduating from the School of Visual Arts in New York, Kuraishi wa...

Mark McNairy for HAVEN 2012 Holiday Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 13, 2012
As 2012 comes to a close, Canada’s HAVEN gets a boost in footwear offerings thanks to Mark McNairy. This special holiday collection consists of three models: the Derby Cap Toe Boot, the Country Brogue Boot, and the Army Grain Derby Shoe. The De...

HAVEN x Reigning Champ MA-1 Bomber with Removable Insulator Vest

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 2, 2012
Edmonton, Alberta-based menswear purveyor HAVEN and Vancouver’s Reigning Champ have come together to create a collaborative edition of the classic military MA-1 Bomber. Crafted out of Reigning Champ’s signature heavyweight fleece, the des...

HAVEN x Maiden Noir 2012 Fall/Winter Capsule Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Oct 31, 2012
Releasing in limited quantity for the 2012 fall/winter season is a special capsule collection between Canadian retailer HAVEN and Seattle-based label Maiden Noir. The three-piece collection includes a star-patterned camp cap — available in the...

HAVEN 2012 Fall “SUPERNATURAL” Video Lookbook

StyleComments ⋅ Oct 8, 2012
HAVEN is an Edmonton, Alberta-based purveyor of fine menswear and accessories. Despite its international lineup of labels — offerings range from Acronym and Nanamica to Reigning Champ and Mark McNairy — the retailer has always maintained...

Reigning Champ 2012 Fall/Winter Collection Second Delivery & Video

StyleComments ⋅ Sep 19, 2012
Canada-based Reigning Champ has been hard at work lately churning out collaborative projects, a new website, as well as items from their Fall/Winter 2012 range. Captured by fellow Canada natives, HAVEN, the label’s new ALPINE HEATHER textile is...

Essentials: Dan Chmielewski of HAVEN

StyleComments ⋅ Sep 17, 2012
Daniel Chmielewski is the co-founder of Canadian retailer HAVEN and plays an integral role top-to-bottom, from conception and design, to helping his brother and fellow co-founder, Arthur, with the buying. Daniel’s role doesn’t end there,...

Reigning Champ x Converse Chuck Taylor All-Star Release @ HAVEN Toronto

StyleComments ⋅ Jul 16, 2012
The Reigning Champ x Converse Chuck Taylor All-Star collaboration celebrated its launch with a party at HAVEN Toronto last Friday. With tall cans supplied by Sapporo Canada and tunes by DJ Amy Traphouse and DJ Mattice, the party was happily attended...

HAVEN x Reigning Champ 2012 Spring/Summer Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Apr 14, 2012
Two Canadian mainstays, HAVEN and Reigning Champ align yet again for a Spring/Summer 2012 “Camouflage” capsule collection to celebrate the retailer’s 5th anniversary. The project makes use of both tiger camo and desert camo to accen...

HAVEN x Mark McNairy Army Grain Derby Shoe

StyleComments ⋅ Apr 5, 2012
Vancouver fashion purveyor HAVEN has again joined up with American footwear designer Mark McNairy to produce a round of exclusive footwear styles. This time, McNairy has created a semi-formal leather Derby Shoe, but with a few signature HAVEN touches...

HAVEN Toronto Store Opening

StyleComments ⋅ Mar 28, 2012
This past weekend, starting with a launch party on Friday, Canadian retailer HAVEN opened its third location in Toronto. Aligning with the shops in Vancouver and Edmonton, HAVEN Toronto will continue to retail some of the more popular menswear brands...

Deluxe x HAVEN 5 Year Anniversary “Hamilton” Chambray Shirt

StyleComments ⋅ Jan 15, 2012
HAVEN celebrates its fifth anniversary with the continuation of a collaboration program, this time taking to Japanese brand Deluxe to produce the “Hamilton” Chambray Shirt. Having started in the Canadian prairie city of Edmonton, HAVEN ha...

HAVEN x Mark McNairy 2011 Capsule Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 15, 2011
Coinciding with its 5th anniversary, Canadian retailer HAVEN has teamed up with American fashion designer Mark McNairy to present a lineup of shoes and boots this fall. The small footwear capsule is comprised of two silhouettes based on brogue and de...

BEDWIN & THE HEARTBREAKERS for HAVEN “Richards” Military Quilted CPO Shirt

StyleComments ⋅ Nov 22, 2011
To coincide with the five-year anniversary of Canadian shop HAVEN, Japanese label BEDWIN & THE HEARTBREAKERS has worked alongside the retailer on this special edition “Richards” Military Quilted CPO Shirt. Accented chain stitch embroi...