Category: North Africa

Mia Maestro
Henrik B. Hansen

Camouflage or Die Trying

Camouflage is a pattern of paradox that encompasses both hiding but also being seen. Camo is the go-to military print for men looking for a fashionable edge.

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Chukka
Henrik B. Hansen

The Boot from the Desert

Desert boots derive from chukka boots. In the British Army, as the forces in 1940 joined the Western Desert Campaign in North Africa, the Desert Boot came to be…

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Military Style - Men's Approach
AWOL
Henrik B. Hansen

Military Style – Men’s Approach

Military style has proven it’s more than just a fleeting trend and moved on to become a classic look for men. Rising to prominence during WWII, the aesthetic is a fusion of functional uniformity, but reimagined for today’s stylish gent.

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Flight Jacket M442
Type M422
Henrik B. Hansen

Flight Jacket – Type M422 / M422a

M422 was developed in the late 30s and is often mistakenly referred to as the G-1. The pilots who flew the P-40 shark mouth fighter aircrafts were provided with the M422a jackets.

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B-17 Crew in A-2 Flight Jackets
Type A-2
Henrik B. Hansen

Flight Jacket – Type A-2

The A-2 is probably the most iconic and sought for of all flight jackets out there. Developed post WWII, the A-2 Flight Jacket arrived in the early 1930s and was officially adopted in 1931.

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