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Archival NYC

Armando Negron, owner, Upland Trading Co (199x?) I’m heading to New York for a quick visit with friends. In addition, I’ll be scouting a few favorite shops and taking in archival entertainments at Film Forum, at The Oak Room and on Broadway. Alas, not on my agenda will be a visit to the Upland Trading …

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Archival Knitwear: Saint James Matelot

Saint James Matelot in rare Gray/Charcoal combination Part of the pleasure of the Archival Clothing enterprise is to source and sell hard to find items. In the distant past, I used to spend weeks tracking down a bag or jacket or bike part before ordering it from an obscure or overseas vendor (most often by …

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Archival Update: Upland Trading Co.?

Photos from NY Mag profile. My obsession with a certain of family of brands (Barbour, Filson, John Partridge, Hucklecote, Le Chameau, Beretta, etc) dates back to the pre-internet days of mail order catalogs and telephone orders. Visits to the Upland Trading Co. in NYC were the visual equivalent of browsing an online site. In one …

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