Editorial | oki-ni.com
 23.02.18
 23.02.18
mix series
Azekel
‘UNDERGROUNDGEMSMIX’
This week’s mix is brought to you by Nigerian-born singer, songwriter and producer, Azekel. Hailing from East London
23.02.18
mix series
Azekel
‘UNDERGROUND
GEMSMIX’
This week’s mix is brought to you by Nigerian-born singer, songwriter and producer, Azekel. Hailing from East London
 21.02.18
 21.02.18
news
adidas x Pharrell Hu NMD Raffle
The new adidas Originals by Pharrell Williams Blank Canvas collection includes a new version of the Hu NMD
21.02.18
news
adidas x Pharrell Hu NMD Raffle
The new adidas Originals by Pharrell Williams Blank Canvas collection includes a new version of the Hu NMD
 19.02.18
 19.02.18
features
Stuart Brumfitt: let’s get free!
Much of fashion is about rules: what brand is hot, what trouser cut is not, what sneakers are hype
19.02.18
features
Stuart Brumfitt:
let’s get free!
Much of fashion is about rules: what brand is hot, what trouser cut is not, what sneakers are hype
 19.02.18
 19.02.18
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Stuart Brumfitt: heaven knows
This month’s oki-ni takeover kicks off with a shoot overseen by our guest editor, Stuart Brumfitt
19.02.18
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Stuart Brumfitt:
heaven knows
This month’s oki-ni takeover kicks off with a shoot overseen by our guest editor, Stuart Brumfitt
 16.02.18
 16.02.18
mix series
Digitalism
‘VIRTUALSYSTEMMIX’
As Lent begins and we start to starve our bodies of booze and all things fun, now seems like the perfect time to self-indulge in a little audio treat
16.02.18
mix series
Digitalism
‘VIRTUAL
SYSTEMMIX’
As Lent begins and we start to starve our bodies of booze and all things fun, now seems like the perfect time to self-indulge in a little audio treat
 09.02.18
 09.02.18
mix series
BOREDOM
‘ALIENSONTHEMOON’
The week of the most high-profile space launch for decades is the ideal time to bring you a slice of space funk from duo Boredom
09.02.18
mix series
BOREDOM
‘ALIENSONTHEMOON’
The week of the most high-profile space launch for decades is the ideal time to bring you a slice of space funk from duo Boredom
 08.02.18
 08.02.18
features
Looks 02: Spring / Summer 2018
Gosha Rubchinskiy’s SS18 collection draws inspiration from 90s terracewear and rave culture. Combine his adidas collaboration track tops and pants with graphic tees
08.02.18
features
Looks 02:
Spring / Summer 2018
Gosha Rubchinskiy’s SS18 collection draws inspiration from 90s terracewear and rave culture. Combine his adidas collaboration track tops and pants with graphic tees
 07.02.18
 07.02.18
features
Looks 01: Spring / Summer 2018
Combine technical sportswear from Stone Island and Nike ACG with graphic tees and print Stella McCartney
07.02.18
features
Looks 01:
Spring / Summer 2018
Combine technical sportswear from Stone Island and Nike ACG with graphic tees and print Stella McCartney
 02.02.18
 02.02.18
mix series
O’FLYNN
‘CONNECTION’
London producer O’Flynn has gifted us the perfect mix for long distance travelling. Inspired by a solitary four hours in Singapore airport
02.02.18
mix series
O’FLYNN
‘CONNECTION’
London producer O’Flynn has gifted us the perfect mix for long distance travelling. Inspired by a solitary four hours in Singapore airport
 01.02.18
 01.02.18
news
Nike Air Max 180 launching
02/02/2018
Originally released in 1991, the Air Max 180 was the first shoe to feature 180 degrees of visible Air cushioning
01.02.18
news
Nike Air Max 180
launching 02/02/2018
Originally released in 1991, the Air Max 180 was the first shoe to feature 180 degrees of visible Air cushioning
 31.01.18
 31.01.18
news
Lanvin's Nineties Nostalgia
Lanvin plans to spend this month writing a love letter to the 1990s. Think L.A. Greasers, Hawaiian shirts and Jurassic Park
31.01.18
news
Lanvin's Nineties Nostalgia
Lanvin plans to spend this month writing a love letter to the 1990s. Think L.A. Greasers, Hawaiian shirts and Jurassic Park
 30.01.18
 30.01.18
news
New Batch of Thom Browne
We all know that things coming out of America right now aren’t as star-spangled awesome as they used to be. Rest assured
30.01.18
news
New Batch of Thom Browne
We all know that things coming out of America right now aren’t as star-spangled awesome as they used to be. Rest assured
 26.01.18
 26.01.18
mix series
ELLIOTT POWER
‘QUASI-OST’
Next up to take the Mix Series’ reins is acclaimed artist, Elliot Power – and it’s one hell of a ride
26.01.18
mix series
ELLIOTT POWER
‘QUASI-OST’
Next up to take the Mix Series’ reins is acclaimed artist, Elliot Power – and it’s one hell of a ride
 19.01.18
 19.01.18
mix series
CULTS
‘POLARVORTEX’
Winter has arrived. We can’t feel our fingers and our skin is burning from the cold. But Cults have the answer
19.01.18
mix series
CULTS
‘POLAR
VORTEX’
Winter has arrived. We can’t feel our fingers and our skin is burning from the cold. But Cults have the answer
 17.01.17
 17.01.17
news
ACG: the apex of Nike
From the tone of almost cult-like reverence Nike use for their ACG line
17.01.17
news
ACG: the apex of Nike
From the tone of almost cult-like reverence Nike use for their ACG line
 12.01.18
 12.01.18
mix series
ANDREW HUNG
‘JANUARYFUNDOWN’
It‘s that time of year when the warmth and joviality of Christmas has dissipated, leaving us with the dregs of festive enthusiasm. But all hope is not lost
12.01.18
mix series
ANDREW HUNG
‘JANUARY
FUNDOWN’
It‘s that time of year when the warmth and joviality of Christmas has dissipated, leaving us with the dregs of festive enthusiasm. But all hope is not lost
 09.01.18
 09.01.18
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karlmond tang: symbiotic, act IV
Creative Direction and Styling: Karlmond Tang, Photographer: Paul Phung
09.01.18
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karlmond tang:
symbiotic, act IV
Creative Direction and Styling: Karlmond Tang, Photographer: Paul Phung
 05.01.18
 05.01.18
mix series
VÖK
‘LONGINGFORSUMMER’
Aren’t we all longing for summer? Icelandic four-piece Vök certainly are
05.01.18
mix series
VÖK
‘LONGING
FORSUMMER’
Aren’t we all longing for summer? Icelandic four-piece Vök certainly are
 27.12.17
 27.12.17
styled
karlmond tang: symbiotic, act III
Creative Direction and Styling: Karlmond Tang, Photographer: Paul Phung
27.12.17
styled
karlmond tang:
symbiotic, act III
Creative Direction and Styling: Karlmond Tang, Photographer: Paul Phung
 18.12.17
 18.12.17
styled
karlmond tang: symbiotic, act II
Creative Direction and Styling: Karlmond Tang, Photographer: Paul Phung
18.12.17
styled
karlmond tang:
symbiotic, act II
Creative Direction and Styling: Karlmond Tang, Photographer: Paul Phung
 15.12.17
 15.12.17
mix series
DIGITAL 21 + STEFAN OLSDAL
‘THEBIRTH’
This week, Digital 21 + Stefan Olsdal present THEBIRTH, exclusively on oki-ni
15.12.17
mix series
DIGITAL 21 +
STEFAN OLSDAL
‘THEBIRTH’
This week, Digital 21 + Stefan Olsdal present THEBIRTH, exclusively on oki-ni
 12.12.17
 12.12.17
features
In Conversation:
Karlmond Tang
“I liked the idea of it being shot on an entirely white background, because that’s essentially what a website is – it’s a blank page”
12.12.17
features
In Conversation:
Karlmond Tang
“I liked the idea of it being shot on an entirely white background, because that’s essentially what a website is – it’s a blank page”
 12.12.17
 12.12.17
styled
karlmond tang: symbiotic, act I
Creative Direction and Styling: Karlmond Tang, Photographer: Paul Phung
12.12.17
styled
karlmond tang:
symbiotic, act I
Creative Direction and Styling: Karlmond Tang, Photographer: Paul Phung
 11.12.17
 11.12.17
news
Tim Coppens' Post-Apocalyptic Romance
As seen above as part of guest editor Nayaab Tania’s editorial Lock Two, Tim Coppens’ AW17 collection is has arrived
11.12.17
news
Tim Coppens' Post-Apocalyptic Romance
As seen above as part of guest editor Nayaab Tania’s editorial Lock Two, Tim Coppens’ AW17 collection is has arrived
 08.12.17
 08.12.17
news
Yeezy Boost V2 in Blue Tint
We're running an online raffle to ensure all of our customers have an equal chance of getting a pair
08.12.17
news
Yeezy Boost V2 in Blue Tint
We're running an online raffle to ensure all of our customers have an equal chance of getting a pair
 01.12.17
 01.12.17
mix series
KALEIDA
‘FUTUREFEMALE’
The future is female, according to London electronic duo Kaleida – aka Christina Wood and Cicely Goulder – who provide this week’s mix
01.12.17
mix series
KALEIDA
‘FUTUREFEMALE’
The future is female, according to London electronic duo Kaleida – aka Christina Wood and Cicely Goulder – who provide this week’s mix
 28.11.17
 28.11.17
news
Tone on tone
There’s a lot to be said for a limited palette, particularly given that, for the most part, the results are anything but lacking
28.11.17
news
Tone on tone
There’s a lot to be said for a limited palette, particularly given that, for the most part, the results are anything but lacking
 28.11.17
 28.11.17
styled
nayaab tania: lock two
Nayaab Tania’s second editorial follows on from her first, leading her takeover to its natural conclusion
28.11.17
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nayaab tania: lock two
Nayaab Tania’s second editorial follows on from her first, leading her takeover to its natural conclusion
 24.11.17
 24.11.17
mix series
KLLO
‘UNFAMILIARSURROUNDINGS’
Featuring tracks from Four Tet, SZA, Tyler, The Creator and Kelela, this week’s mix is brought to you by Melbourne-based cousins Chloe Kaul and Simon Lam – aka Kllo
24.11.17
mix series
KLLO
‘UNFAMILIAR-
SURROUNDINGS’
Featuring tracks from Four Tet, SZA, Tyler, The Creator and Kelela, this week’s mix is brought to you by Melbourne-based cousins Chloe Kaul and Simon Lam – aka Kllo
 24.11.17
 24.11.17
news
Out with formality
Though we’re reluctant to drop any mention of the ‘C’ word yet, the fact is that the party season is almost upon us
24.11.17
news
Out with formality
Though we’re reluctant to drop any mention of the ‘C’ word yet, the fact is that the party season is almost upon us
 17.11.17
 17.11.17
news
Yeezy Boost V2 in Grey Bold Orange
We're running an online raffle to ensure all of our customers have an equal chance of getting a pair
17.11.17
news
Yeezy Boost V2 in Grey Bold Orange
We're running an online raffle to ensure all of our customers have an equal chance of getting a pair
 17.11.17
 17.11.17
mix series
TRAILER TRASH TRACYS ‘ALTHAEAINSPIRADO’
This week, experimental dream-pop outfit Trailer Trash Tracys present ALTHAEAINSPIRADO.
17.11.17
mix series
TRAILER TRASH TRACYS ‘ALTHAEAINSPIRADO’
This week, experimental dream-pop outfit Trailer Trash Tracys present ALTHAEAINSPIRADO.
 17.11.17
 17.11.17
news
Acne's Pansy Beanie: an emoji speaks a thousand words
Gone are the days when the beanie was nothing more than a practical commodity
17.11.17
news
Acne's Pansy Beanie: an emoji speaks a thousand words
Gone are the days when the beanie was nothing more than a practical commodity
 10.11.17
 10.11.17
mix series
GRECO-ROMAN
‘MARATHONNOTASPRINT’
This week’s mix comes courtesy of Greco-Roman founder Alex ‘Full Nelson’ Waldron in celebration of ten years of the progressive label
10.11.17
mix series
GRECO-ROMAN
‘MARATHONNOT-
ASPRINT’
This week’s mix comes courtesy of Greco-Roman founder Alex ‘Full Nelson’ Waldron in celebration of ten years of the progressive label
 09.11.17
 09.11.17
news
The Forecast Looks Sunnei
New to oki-ni for AW17 is Sunnei, and much like our November guest editor Nayaab Tania, the Italian brand’s overwhelming success owes much
09.11.17
news
The Forecast Looks Sunnei
New to oki-ni for AW17 is Sunnei, and much like our November guest editor Nayaab Tania, the Italian brand’s overwhelming success owes much
 08.11.17
 08.11.17
features
In Conversation:
Nayaab Tania
As Andrew Davis comes to the end of his tenure as oki-ni’s first guest editor, we’re excited to welcome the next creative taking the reins
08.11.17
features
In Conversation: Nayaab Tania
As Andrew Davis comes to the end of his tenure as oki-ni’s first guest editor, we’re excited to welcome the next creative taking the reins
 08.11.17
 08.11.17
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nayaab tania: lock one
Shot in collaboration with photographer Hamish Stephenson, Lock tells the tale of four brothers and an afternoon spent roaming the streets of East London
08.11.17
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nayaab tania: lock one
Shot in collaboration with photographer Hamish Stephenson, Lock tells the tale of four brothers and an afternoon spent roaming the streets of East London
 03.11.17
 03.11.17
news
Take a hike in Valentino
Guest Editor Andrew Davis’s latest product pick comes in the form of Valentino’s suede ‘hiking’ boots
03.11.17
news
Take a hike in Valentino
Guest Editor Andrew Davis’s latest product pick comes in the form of Valentino’s suede ‘hiking’ boots
 01.11.17
 01.11.17
news
Andrew Davis makes a case for the bumbag
The bumbag (or as our American neighbours might call it, the fanny pack) has been gaining traction as the accessory du jour over the course of the past few seasons
01.11.17
news
Andrew Davis makes a case for the bumbag
The bumbag (or as our American neighbours might call it, the fanny pack) has been gaining traction as the accessory du jour over the course of the past few seasons
 30.10.17
 30.10.17
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andrew davis:
E17 10.09.2017 10:30
There’s a lot to be said for adding a few considered accessories to your sartorial oeuvre at the start of each season
30.10.17
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andrew davis:
E17 10.09.2017 10:30
There’s a lot to be said for adding a few considered accessories to your sartorial oeuvre at the start of each season
 27.10.17
 27.10.17
mix series
EYEDRESS
‘FOODMAN’
Ahead of his upcoming London gig, Manila’s no. 1 exporter of lo-fi witch house Eyedress (aka Idris Vicuña) presents FOODMAN
27.10.17
mix series
EYEDRESS
‘FOODMAN’
Ahead of his upcoming London gig, Manila’s no. 1 exporter of lo-fi witch house Eyedress (aka Idris Vicuña) presents FOODMAN
 25.10.17
 25.10.17
news
Thom Browne's off-kilter luxury
We’re all fully versed in Margiela's aptitude for turning the ordinary into the extraordinary with the deftest of touches, taking what's expected and transforming it into something entirely new
25.10.17
news
Thom Browne's off-kilter luxury
We’re all fully versed in Margiela's aptitude for turning the ordinary into the extraordinary with the deftest of touches, taking what's expected and transforming it into something entirely new
 25.10.17
 25.10.17
news
Maison Margiela: reinventing the classics
Thom Browne serves up a healthy dose of his signature Americana this season
25.10.17
news
Maison Margiela: reinventing the classics
Thom Browne serves up a healthy dose of his signature Americana this season
 20.10.17
 20.10.17
mix series
DJ BORING
‘ODETOTHEUNDERGROUND’
This week's mix - ODETOTHEUNDERGROUND - comes courtesy of Antipodean house producer DJ boring, aka Tristan Hallis
20.10.17
mix series
DJ BORING
‘ODETOTHE-
UNDERGROUND’
This week's mix - ODETOTHEUNDERGROUND - comes courtesy of Antipodean house producer DJ boring, aka Tristan Hallis
 19.10.17
 19.10.17
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andrew davis:
E8 12.09.17 13:00
E8 12.09.17 13:00 When considering how the menswear landscape has shifted and developed in the time since oki-ni's inception in 2001, we came to one conclusion: that the pieces that transcend trend are still the holy grail
19.10.17
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andrew davis:
E8 12.09.17 13:00
E8 12.09.17 13:00 When considering how the menswear landscape has shifted and developed in the time since oki-ni's inception in 2001, we came to one conclusion: that the pieces that transcend trend are still the holy grail
 19.10.17
 19.10.17
news
A Frosted Finish: Stone Island
As ever, Stone Island continue to blaze the trail when it comes to progressive garment technology, as they introduce their new Frost Finish Fabrication for AW17
19.10.17
news
A Frosted Finish: Stone Island
As ever, Stone Island continue to blaze the trail when it comes to progressive garment technology, as they introduce their new Frost Finish Fabrication for AW17
 13.10.17
 13.10.17
mix series
ANNA OF THE NORTH
‘FUTURENOSTALGIA‘
Anna of the North is made up of Norwegian singer Anna Lotterud and New Zealand-based producer Brady Daniell-Smith
13.10.17
mix series
ANNA OF THE NORTH
‘FUTURENOSTALGIA‘
Anna of the North is made up of Norwegian singer Anna Lotterud and New Zealand-based producer Brady Daniell-Smith
 10.10.17
 10.10.17
news
No Smiles, No Service:
a lesson on manners by Stella McCartney
With her debut menswear collection under her (cruelty-free, leather-effect) belt, Stella McCartney moves on to offering number two this season
10.10.17
news
No Smiles, No Service:
a lesson on manners by Stella McCartney
With her debut menswear collection under her (cruelty-free, leather-effect) belt, Stella McCartney moves on to offering number two this season
 05.10.17
 05.10.17
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andrew davis:
E8 05.09.17 09:00
E8 05.09.17 09:00 is an edit of the best activewear the season has to offer; the styles that are ready for the streets, but can’t necessarily be called streetwear. They’re much more than that
05.10.17
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andrew davis:
E8 05.09.17 09:00
E8 05.09.17 09:00 is an edit of the best sportswear the season has to offer; the styles that are ready for the streets, but can’t necessarily be called streetwear. They’re much more than that
 05.10.17
 05.10.17
features
Andrew Davis in Conversation
Andrew Davis left his job as a pastry chef in Manchester behind in the early ‘90s, swapping the kitchen for the corridors and classrooms of Central Saint Martins. He barely had time to look back
05.10.17
features
Andrew Davis in Conversation
Andrew Davis left his job as a pastry chef in Manchester behind in the early ‘90s, swapping the kitchen for the corridors and classrooms of Central Saint Martins. He barely had time to look back
 05.10.17
 05.10.17
mix series
buttechno ‘intensemix’
“It's a portrait of Russia now,” said Gosha Rubchinskiy of his AW17 show. Not set in Paris, New York or London, the Russian designer instead invited the fashion press to the Baltic city of Kaliningrad
05.10.17
mix series
buttechno ‘intensemix’
“It's a portrait of Russia now,” said Gosha Rubchinskiy of his AW17 show. Not set in Paris, New York or London, the Russian designer instead invited the fashion press to the Baltic city of Kaliningrad
 05.10.17
 05.10.17
news
Vapormax: the sneaker seven years in the making
A sneaker seven years in the making, the launch of Nike's Vapormax marked a huge leap forward in Air technology
05.10.17
news
Vapormax: the sneaker seven years in the making
A sneaker seven years in the making, the launch of Nike's Vapormax marked a huge leap forward in Air technology
 05.10.17
 05.10.17
news
Gosha AW17 online now
The furore surrounding Gosha Rubchinskiy shows no sign of abating any time soon – no surprise, given the cult Russian designer’s offerings are going from strength to strength
05.10.17
news
Gosha AW17 online now
The furore surrounding Gosha Rubchinskiy shows no sign of abating any time soon – no surprise, given the cult Russian designer’s offerings are going from strength to strength