W’menswear AW23, “Flying in Crosswinds” continues to explore the ways gender has intersected with political ideology and been used to legitimate, or resist, different regimes. We were inspired by the life story of Maggie Gee, a Chinese-American woman who was one of two to ever serve in the Women Airforce Service Pilots in WWII. Gee was a determined physicist and pilot who believed in success and social change every step along her path.
The W'menswear Dipper coat is a cozy hooded piece made from a luxurious Wool, Angola, and Nylon blend. This gorgeous textile was knitted in a small-scale family owned mill in Japan. The coat can be closed with snap buttons and ties down the centre. Find two deep inseam pockets on each side. The seams, elasticated cuffs and elbows are reinforced with cotton Army drill.