The latest maharishi release focuses on functional aspects of the SS17 collection, designed for the modern commuter and traveler. The Technical Travel capsule highlights premium seam sealed jackets and caps. Seam sealing is used to ensure utmost durability and waterproofing, as standard manufacture processes use stitching, creating holes in the… Read more.
As part of the Women’s SS17 Tour d’Afrique collection, maharishi release the Summer Jungle capsule. With each seasonal collection highlighting various exotic animals and plants, SS17 references species indigenous to Africa. The capsule features a number of pieces adorned with intricate hand embroideries, such as the Soie Overshirt – constructed… Read more.
Following the workwear-inspired first drop, maharishi announce the second part of their SS17 namesake Tour d’Afrique capsule. maharishi reinterpret the classic short-rib tour jacket silhouette into kimono, raglan crew top, and trackpant variants – each constructed in a luxurious washed silk. Inspired by the U.S. Army’s failed Tour of Vietnam,… Read more.
Building on a traditional Tigerstripe base, maharishi’s DPM: Tigerstripe Murale nods toward camouflage of the Vietnam war era. Rather than opting for common rotary printing techniques, maharishi utilise hand screen printing. This method allows for manipulation of the pattern – resulting in dense and sparse variants reminiscent of late 60’s… Read more.
maharishi release part one of their Spring Summer 2017 namesake capsule – Tour d’Afrique. Drawing inspiration from the natural palettes and artworks of West Africa, the collection adopts French nomenclature across styles and into the seasonal camouflage pattern DPM: Tigerstripe Murale. The capsule features the ‘sparse’ variant of the camouflage, which illustrates… Read more.
In SS17 maharishi goes on a Tour of Africa, following American and Chinese military presence in the region. The U.S. and China pay inexorable amounts of money in annual rent for military bases to operate under the guise of supporting stability and infrastructure in the region, but trade interests are… Read more.
Constructed from a lightweight flight nylon twill, pieces are offered in an eclectic palette – including a hi-vis orange, dusty pink, and deep teal – with tonal embroidered patches spelling M.A.H.A.R.I.S.H.I. across the spectrum. Within the capsule are an MA1 Flight Jacket, MA Bag, and 6 panel cap. The flight jacket –… Read more.
maharishi have been utilising reflective 3M technology since the late 1990’s – in addition to the well known use of reflective material made of micro glass beads, maharishi also create inks for hand screen printing, and thread for embroidery and construction. This season’s iteration of the MA65 Fishtail Parka has… Read more.
In SS17 maharishi goes on a Tour of Africa, following American and Chinese military presence in the region. The U.S. and China pay inexorable amounts of money in annual rent for military bases to operate under the guise of supporting stability and infrastructure in the region, but trade interests… Read more.
Ahead of the upcoming season maharishi release a pre spring summer capsule. Classic maharishi MA1 inspired styles have been constructed using lightweight flight nylon, and are offered in an array of colours, including a hi-vis orange, Tibetan red, and plum. The classic flight jacket features a tonal MA pocket with… Read more.
maharishi look to the Western Scottish Isles to produce a luxurious Harris Tweed capsule. Featured are a number of coach jackets, including the maharishi store exclusive panel coach jacket and a panel b-hat – both handwoven in Scotland from 100% pure new wool. The jackets feature an elongated silhouette along with an… Read more.
Each year maharishi celebrates the Chinese Lunar Calendar with a limited-edition release. Following last year’s honouring of the Monkey, 2017 welcomes the Rooster – a creature symbolising courage, confidence, and hard-work. This year is celebrated with an embroidered stadium jacket. The Year of the Rooster Stadium Jacket is constructed from… Read more.
As part of their Women’s Autumn Winter 2016 collection, flower fascists maharishi offer a psychedelic take on a Japanese Sukujan souvenir jacket with the Rozu Kimono. Constructed in a viscose-silk blend, the kimono is padded with jah-quilting – mimicking widely popular vintage U.S. Army quilted liners. Hand-worked embroideries are heavily… Read more.
Part of maharishi’s upcycling program, the parka sources vintage army surplus liners from Belgium, Germany and the USA – forming the Tri-Border nomenclature. Liners produced by militaries in the 1970s and 80s are amongst the most unwearable of military surplus available. It is with great pride that maharishi transform overstock… Read more.
Resembling military tactical equipment and composed of 100% knitted wool, the vest keeps in line with maharishi’s pacifist approach to military design. Pockets normally reserved for kevlar plates to protect from knives, bullets, and shrapnel are replaced with heritage Harris Tweed accents. Available in rust, black and maha olive, the… Read more.
maharishi’s MILTYPE capsule consists of a number of sweats and t-shirts constructed in organic cotton, staying true to maharishi’s environmentally-friendly ethos. These are offered in classic colourways maha olive, black, and white, in addition to AW16 seasonal colours Lama, Rust, and Pink Panther. Most notable is Pink Panther, which draws… Read more.
maharishi have teamed up with Italian mill Majocchi to develop a luxurious, modern reinterpretation of the classic flight nylon fabric historically used on U.S. Army MA1 flight jackets. Illustrated via microscopic imaging, the cloth features an extremely compact double fibre twill weave – differing from the original satin construction. It… Read more.
maharishi is releasing a collaboration with New York graffiti artist Part One, celebrating the 40th anniversary of Harlem crew ‘TDS’ (The Death Squad) – one of the most significant and influential groups in graffiti culture. Beginning to paint subway trains in the early 1970’s, Part One is considered a veteran… Read more.
maharishi returns for the Autumn Winter 2016 season with a new stretched camouflage pattern concept. The core colour of maharishi’s AW16 collection is entitled Lama, which draws inspiration from Tibetan Buddhist monks’ habits and reinforces the brand’s pacifist approach to military design. Other key colours include a nature-inspired autumnal rust, along with… Read more.
Part I of the collection took inspiration from clothing worn by devotees within religious orders around the world. Part II explores beyond – citing subcultures that share devotional and ritualistic observances, a uniform, a moral code, and set of beliefs between members. Take for example a military platoon, gang, crew,… Read more.