Everton Campbell, founded the Hip Store in 1987, renowned as the first Black-owned multi brand, contemporary menswear retailer in the UK. Hip, was a select store credited as one of the first in the UK to merge premium Japanese and American heritage, sports and streetwear brands.
Alongside Mano Dridi, owner of Leeds independent All Blues Co they now collaborate applying their years of experience sourcing the finest brands from across the globe towards curating a sophisticated offering of garments, footwear and accessories.
Our industry is built on a thirst for newness, a conveyor belt that can be hard to step off but we can try our best to take the slow lane. We are conscious of circularity, overproduction and aim to align our values regarding mental health, social injustice, gender and racial equality.