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Manufacture is aimed at anyone who has a vested interest in knowledge, technology and craft - be they consumers, brands or
factories. It seeks to give comprehensive coverage to a wide range of specialized brands, gaining insight into how they go about their
business and discovering what makes them tick. Tapping into some of the most established names in the world of knowledge,
technology and craft. Manufacture is a rare look behind the scenes of some of the best brands around.

It is a celebration of The Art of Performance Manufacture.
OPINION:
FAIR WEAR FOUNDATION
The purpose of Fair Wear Foundation is
primarily to improve workplace conditions
in the garment and textile industry. It
came about when labour unions, NGOs
and business associations felt a need to
unite behind a desire to ensure workers
rights were given the attention they
deserved...
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OPINION:
FÜR DIE WAHRHEIT ZU WENIG
Eine kritische Betrachtung zur CSR Studie
der Stiftung Warentest über
Funktionsjacken...
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OPINION:
RIN TANAKA
Rin Tanaka’s obsession with vintage
Americana made him up sticks from Japan
and moves to the west coast of California
to follow the surf and the selvedge...
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CREATIVE:
FRASER COOKE
Having recently relocated to Los Angeles
from his home in Tokyo, Fraser Cooke is
about to embark on a new chapter. With
this crossroads in mind, it seemed an
opportune time to catch up with him and
reflect on his past, present and future...
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CREATIVE:
SIMON FOXTON
It is an unspoken truth that many of the
products made by performance brands
are never worn for their end use, but
worn as a fashion statement...
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BRANDS:
RAPHA
Simon Mottram is the founder of trailblazing
cycling brand Rapha. Combining his passion for
two wheels with his professional background
he launched Rapha in the summer of 2004. The
brand proved to be an instant hit and has gone
from strength to strength in the years since...
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BRANDS:
GARBSTORE
With varied and extensive experience in the
clothing industry Ian Paley is a man in the
know. Having worked for some of the most
prestigious and influential brands in the world,
from Paul Smith to Burberry and Levi’s, his
insight is fascinating...
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BRANDS:
FINISTERRE
Finisterre - named after a shipping forecast
region - is rooted in cold-water surfing. As
the only brand in the world that specialises
in this extreme pursuit, they face a number
of uncommon challenges...
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CREATIVE:
COMOYOKO          
COMOYOKO is a brand that offers a new
concept in mountain wear using elements
of the CMYK concept, applying a flexible
approach to design but always starting
from an unprejudiced, blank canvas...
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