When fashion meets technical apparel, an unprecedented winning combination is formed that scales unthinkable heights. It shapes new ideas, shifting the boundaries of both style, and current trends. This is what happens with Hurricane, the first trek-fashion shoe.
Founded in 1938 in Brussels by Otto Hertz, Scabal was originally a cloth merchant and supplier of fabrics. His successor is JP Thissen, Chairman Scabal Group, who is assisted by his son Gregor Thissen (CEO Scabal Group), the third generation.
« Vintage is more that just a quirky concept, it’s a lifestyle »
It’s everywhere: in fashion, furniture, accessories, second-hand clothes. People are not throwing anything away! We have now realised that fashion keeps coming back in, again and again. The Vintage concept is constantly evolving and may even be regarded as the future of fashion. For a long time, Vintage was the reserve of a few people in the know and initially referred to second-hand clothes from well-known designers. But since the nineties it has spread everywhere.
The fashion market is particularly vibrant in the US but Europe is catching up and Vintage is becoming more and more popular. Here’s a quick Q&A on the subject for those who want to make something new out of something old…