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Stalk The Scandinavian Streets With BLS Hafnia.

BLS HAFNIA is a Copenhagen-based clothing brand, established in 2011 by Besnik Miftari. 6 Years later it’s creeping into the western world’s periphery like a dark horse prowler set to win a title from the lowest seed. Maybe it’s because Norse/Scandinavian design, as a theology, lacks the loudness that come with all of the bells and whistles. They let Tokyo, Manhattan, LA and Hong Kong play Bladerunner, Krush Groove, Saved By The Bell, and Ex-Machina. They do the IKEA thing. The Steve Jobs 2.0 Apple thing. The less-is-way-more and sleek functionality over all else but God thing.  BLS is the latest in a long line of austere, almost industrial (without being “brutalism”) designers from the Nordic North. There is beauty and intelligence in clean bones. Valhalla has a long wooden communal table from IKEA for nightly feasts, that can fold into a computer desk in 5 seconds. Miftari wanted a minimalistic…

20 Brands You Need To Know On Wanderset

If you’re really entrenched in the section of culture where streetwear, luxury, and progressive, creative design exist, then you may know some of these brands. If you’re not – don’t worry. We’ve got your education below. We’ve selected only 20 of our over 40 brands, ones that we felt were still emerging, niche, or unique, that few places, physically or digitally, actually carry.  We showcased them in alphabetical order for a smooth read, and seek to introduce and elevate our readers. When we started, we didn’t want to re-do what so many other great fashion hubs already did. We wanted to Wander and bring back what we found on our adventures. With that said, Wanderset is dedicated to connecting all sections of convergence culture, and we champion the artisans and innovators. All the lines selected have expertly crafted narratives, use premium materials and don’t believe in dumbing it down. Neither…