Workwear Since 1889

Carhartt Work In Progress (Carhartt WIP) forms a division of the American brand Carhartt, one of the first companies to pioneer workwear in the USA since 1889. With only four sewing machines and five employees, Hamilton Carhartt begins to manufacture overalls in duck and denim, under trade union conditions.

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carhartt fw21

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The Birth Of Carhartt WIP

Fast forward, founded in Europe in 1989, 100 years after Hamilton Carhartt established his business in Detroit, Carhartt WIP has been carefully adapting and modifying Carhartt’s core product characteristics for a different audience of consumers who value refined design and quality while still remaining true to Carhartt’s brand origins.

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carhartt fw21

carhartt fw21

carhartt fw21

Strong Relationship With Creative Like-Minded Brands

Since the beginning, the Carhartt WIP brand have built a strong, organic relationship with unknown, inspiring, provocative and upcoming figures in music and sport, becoming an iconic and well respected brand in underground scenes, from hip-hop to skate, from graffiti to cycling, as well as working with labels such as A.P.C., Neighborhood, Patta, Vans, Junya Watanabe and many more.

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carhartt fw21

carhartt fw21

The New Look Book

The new Fall Winter men’s Carhartt WIP look book for 2021 is recently released, and is now available via their webshop, and via their retail partners.

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carhartt fw21

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https://us.carhartt-wip.com

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Written by Wouter Munnichs
I'm the founder of Long John. Next to running this daily magazine, I'm working as a freelance denim specialist for the industry. Titled as 'Denim Influencer 2020' by Rivet 50. Celebrating my 10th anniversary with Long John this year.