The Bonds Fit Trunk has had a bold, graphic makeover, thanks to the incredible talents of fearless freelance artist, Steen Jones, who has created a limited edition capsule range for men. Designed for the guy who prefers a bit more support “down there,” the Fit Trunk has long been a favourite for its close-to-body fit, shorter length and comfy leg binds that won’t ride up. Now it’s been given the Steen special touch (sparkly waistband included!) featuring four bespoke illustration prints.
The collaboration, a first for the Bonds men’s underwear team, offered an opportunity to step outside the norm to create a bespoke four-piece collection fusing Steen’s love of bold tattoo graphics with the fit and fabric of the Fit Trunk franchise. Here, Bonds men’s designer, Ben Lalic, discusses the in’s and out’s of partnership from start to finish…
She’s been dubbed the “next big thing” by Vogue and now Nicole Millar is joining the awesome ambassador foursome as the face of our new Home Grown™ Tee range. The Aussie indie singer first rose to fame in 2014, when she featured on the Peking Duck track, “High,” which went on to win an ARIA Award and reach number two on Triple J’s Hottest 100. As a star on the rise, we couldn’t think of a better ambassador to round out our tribe of home grown talent. We caught up with Nicole, fresh from her Vogue Fashion’s Night Out Bonds store appearance, to find out which style of tee style rocks her world.
Stamping her mark on the on the Sydney soul and electronic scene is Aussie R’n’B sensation, Thandi Phoenix. With a sound that is equal parts raw and emotive, Thandi kickstarted her career in 2015 by collaborating with Ta-ku, B-Wise and Coin Banks. This was followed by her single, ‘Come Around,’ which received fanfare from Triple J. Her first record in 2016, ‘Tell Me Where The Lovers Have Gone,’ attracted rave reviews, and she has been described as “one of Australia’s most promising female artists.”
We sat down with the emerging songbird, who stars in our For Aussies By Aussies video series, to find out what’s been her biggest career highlight to date and what three songs are always on the top of her playlist.