Disorder’s Rainbow Hand of Fatima

Disorders' new Rainbow Hand t-shirt range is inspired by the Hand of Fatima symbol. The origins of this ancient symbol can be traced long into our shared history, being used as a symbol of protection from evil spirts. Therefore, I view the symbol as universe belonging to humanity and not just to any one group exclusively. As such Disorder's Rainbow Hand of Fatima is a universal and powerful symbol of[...]

The Sarus Crane: first contact to finished image

  The Sarus Crane, from first contact to finished T-shirt, the inspiration behind Disorder's new artwork. I first got the idea for a drawing, The Circle of Life, from a chance meeting with a Sarus Crane.  It was During a ten hour drive from Yangon to the coast, in the Delta region of Myanmar, that we first came across the majestic Sarus Crane. The worlds tallest bird, at 1.8 meters[...]

Disorder: Art Meets fashion

Disorder: Art Meets Fashion  We are all about the Art here at Disorder Boutique, Art Meets Fashion of all descriptions and disciplines, quite literally on all the walls. For many years the artwork and oil paintings of Mark Howard, one of the founders and designers at Disorder, have been displayed around the walls of this eclectic store and features on the casual wear sold there.   As one Disorder customer[...]

Silent-Assassin: Etymology of Assassin

Silent-Assassin: Etymology of Assassin, I have always been fascinated by the history of words, the etymology. Words such as Assassin, we use and come across in everyday life, without much thought of where they're come from. When you look into their roots words become spotlights into our shared human history and highlight our cultural links with one another. While I was sketching the Silent Assassin drawing, I came across the[...]

Disorder: Slow fashion and Sustainability

Disorder: Slow Fashion and Sustainability. Disorder is a slow fashion brand, established in Birmingham in 1998, with sustainability at our core. To ensure our customers receive a high quality, unique 'slow fashion' garment, Disorder has created their own vertically integrated, sustainable, fashion ecosystem. This allows us to have our garments fully traceable, giving our customers confidence, their Disorder garment will be made in the most ethical way. Ethical standards are upheld[...]

Amazon Rainforest

Amazon Rainforest The Amazon Rainforest is quite literally  the lungs of the earth and is the subject of a new range of ethical apparel from Disorder. In particular, we wanted to focus on the symbiotic relationship between the indigenous people of the rainforest and their environment. The project started during lockdown 2021, over the long dark winter months, we started to work on some ideas. With the backdrop of a[...]

Bruce Lee, “Be like water”

Bruce Lee “Be like water making its way through cracks. Do not be assertive, but adjust to the object, and you shall find a way around or through it. If nothing within you stays rigid, outward things will disclose themselves. Empty your mind, be formless. Shapeless, like water. If you put water into a cup, it becomes the cup. You put water into a bottle and it becomes the bottle.[...]


DISORDER DESIGN AND MAKE COSTUMES FOR HUMANHOOD FOR THEIR PERFORMANCE AT SADDLERS WELLS, LONDON AND BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME Disorder design and make the costumes for Humanhood, for their performances at Saddlers Wells, London and Birmingham Hippodrome.Many wonderful things have been sparked off, from a simple conversation in Disorder Boutique. One such conversation occurred a year or so ago when long time customer Rudi from Humanhood, passed through the store, on his way[...]


Disorder Boutique, Fashion Forward Future Classic  Our own in-house menswear brand Disorder/Disorder Boutique, specialises in contemporary tailoring, it is what we call, ‘fashion forward future classic.’ We keep our prices as competitive as possible, even though Disorder is a limited edition high end fashion product, manufactured in the UK. The brand Disorder/Disorder Boutique is totally unique, it does not pretend to be something it isn’t and its originality disarms people[...]