CAT x We Are Fstvl

The Summer signals. What lets you know Summer is round the corner? The clocks going forward an hour? The (slight) change in climate? Or, unsurprisingly, the beginning of June? For us, the start of festival season is our Summer signal. That’s when we truly believe Summer has arrived. Our Summer began at WeAreFstvl: what a … More CAT x We Are Fstvl

Oliver Sweeney…

Like most teenagers in London, growing up I loved trainers. I had them all: Nike; Adidas; Reebok; Puma; Ellesse; Fila. Not sure my mum shared that same passion for them though as she was paying for them all. When I got to the age of 16 it got worse! Mainly due to the fact that … More Oliver Sweeney…

Scene Clash…

Comfort zone. A place where nobody wants to leave. It’s comfortable; it’s what you know. Actually, it’s all you know. It’s human nature. With comfort you don’t experience new things because you’re comfortable in the routine. The routines that you experience day in and day out. Every. Day. Of. The. Week. That feeling of mundaneness, … More Scene Clash…

Change

Change. We don’t know what it is about a new year that urges people to change. What does the new year signify? What was the previous year like? And what were the reasons for it? Good or bad, a new year provokes change in all of us. It’s a new start. We’re not exempt to … More Change

Recognition

Recognition. Other synonyms are: acknowledgement, appreciation, awareness, recognise, remember, respect, salute and understanding. And there are more. All these things, amongst others, are things that everyone (and I mean everyone) wants in life. Someone to appreciate the work you’ve put in. Someone to recognise what you’ve achieved. Someone to understand where you’ve come from and … More Recognition

Guiding principles

Where do you draw the line? When are those principles lost? And at what price? In many walks of life there’s this notion that change is always better. Change shows progress, change shows evolving, change shows individuality. Does it? Always? Hmmmm…we’re not so sure. In most cases, not all,Β it’s your principles that get you there … More Guiding principles