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, 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 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, 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 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 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 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[...]
Protect yourself from the Evil Eye_DSC0459_DSC0467b_1_DSC0444 Protect yourself from the evil eye, with Disorders new t shirt range. Disorder drew inspiration for this seasons sustainable t-shirt collection from Sixties Psychedelia, The Ancient Kingdom of Bagan, and The Hamsa, ‘Evil Eyes’. A palm shaped symbol, probably familiar to us all, but without knowing the full story behind it.The Photo shoot was a spontaneous, inspiring collaboration, between Clothing Designers Disorder, Model, Aiden[...]
DISORDERLY HERITAGE14305405_10205388095461856_2789255188503057362_o Jason Gelder has been collecting memorabilia on The Rt, Hon, Joseph Chamberlain MP for 16 Years. It all began inquisitively enough when purchasing a random piece at a postcard fair. "I'd always been interested in modern history and in particular Victorian times, but when I saw the image I just thought he looked an interesting and foreboding character and wanted to find out more about him. This interest[...]
The New Black Tweed Full length Winter Coat, by Disorder BoutiqueDisorder have just finished this Stylishly Tailored Men's Full Length Winter Coat. They are expertly tailored by our Disorder Team, using British Wool, made in Britain. We have only made 10 pieces in this first batch.Picture-0231Picture-01712
A SNEAK PEEK AT THE NEW COVER OF @DIGITALSLRPHOTO13DSC9019b-web A sneak peek at the new cover of @DigitalSLRPhoto – on sale Tuesday 8 October! Photogaphy by @paulwardphoto Featuring clothing by Disorder Boutique.
The New Disorder_DSC75961DSC7596_1The New Collection from Disorder Boutique, has just arrived in store now. It is of course limited edition made in Britain.
The New Disorder Women, Backless Dress1DSC75761-21DSC75911a1DSC75761The Nuclear Romance Backless dress, by Roc and Doll has been so popular, we now do it in black, dark olive, and peach. But like everything in Disorder Boutique, it is limited and selling fast. So if you like it order it now to avoid disappointment!
DISORDER BOUTIQUE'S CHRISTMAS GIFT TO YOU ALLlogo_email Disorder is repeating its Christmas Competition. On Saturday 7th December, Disorder Boutique is repeating it's exciting Christmas Competition, "Everyone that turns up, stands a chance of winning". The competition will start from 12pm, and everyone that turns up, will be given a chance to win one of our amazing prizes. Everyone that comes to the store will be issued a raffle ticket , which may[...]
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WHY DO WE NEED TO SUPPORT BRITISH BUSINESS. WHY DO WE NEED TO BUY BRITISH MADE GOODS?The Holster Jacket by Disorder is a limited edition jacket, expertly hand crafted by our experienced tailors in our Birmingham studio. The Holster jackets is an example of what Disorder calls “Fashion Forward, Future Classic”. It is a slow fashion, sustainable garment that will stay with you for years and never date. When you[...]
IMG_8785BREXIT AND SLOWING DOWN FAST FASHION In light of Brexit, I have chosen to revisit a blog post I wrote a few years ago, April 16th 2012 to be exact. Believe me things havn't improved a great deal.....as a country, our balance of payment is still growing the wrong way, but the growth of the slow fashion movement is showing green shoots. But if we had all listened back then[...]