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NEW COLLAB: WET SOCKS

Well, winter has well and truly hailed its icy entrance into our lives and as this dreary, cold weather looms upon us, mourning another summer gone, Londoners are left desperate for the summer atmosphere to return. Such is why we here at the Look Mate team felt compelled to regenerate the feel good vibe that floats so lovely in the summer air, so that we can experience it all year round, sounds pretty swell, doesn’t it? So, in our efforts to master this, we set out to engineer a sock which synced throughout all seasons. It was here where the ideas for our next collab began.

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NEW COLLAB: SUPERMUNDANE

“The less you need, the freer you are”. In our busy lives, through the hustle and bustle, often the simple pleasures are forgotten but Rob ‘Supermundane’ Lowe doesn’t reflect this nor does his work, he lives to appreciate life through the small things. It was this lucid philosophy that first drew the keen attention of our team. We instinctively knew we had to approach Rob for our next sock collaboration.

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Run The City You Live In

Let me introduce myself. My name is Laura and two years ago, I couldn't remember the last time I exercised. I mainly dwelt on the sofa, doing stationary activities like drinking tea and reading books. What changed all this was the founder of Project Awesome, a free fitness class in London, encouraging me to attend a session. Had I been exercising alone, I wouldn't have returned but it was the sense of community, of finding people I liked and who encouraged me, that brought me back. The power of engaging people through shared experience and community cannot be under-estimated. It is the only thing that got me to Project Awesome week after week. Slowly, my levels of fitness rose so that next month, I am starting out on a 1249 mile run from Rome to London, which you can follow here, if you are interested.

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