samuel ross

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What does Black British masculinity look like in the digital age?

Bianca Saunders and A-COLD-WALL* founder Samuel Ross discuss shaping the look of Black-British masculinity and building POC-owned businesses.
Osman Ahmed
10.8.21
Fashion

A-COLD-WALL*’s Samuel Ross: “Reconstructing the identity of Britishness is happening in real time”

Britain’s reigning king of functional luxury fashion has collaborated with Converse. Here, he unpacks the importance of geography, heritage and homage in his new work.
Douglas Greenwood
9.14.20
News

A-Cold-Wall* reimagines Dr Martens’ classic 1460 boot

Bringing an air of minimalism, Samuel Ross’ collaboration with the Northamptonshire shoemakers is one of its most unorthodox to date.
Mahoro Seward
7.14.20
Fashion

Where would menswear be without Black British designers?

From Ozwald Boateng to Martine Rose, Black British designers have shaped the course of contemporary menswear. But they haven’t always been given due credit.
Dino Bonacic
6.18.20
News

A-COLD-WALL* announces grants for Black-owned businesses

Ten £2.5k grants will be available on application, and the brand has also donated £10k to Black Lives Matter Financial Aid.
Mahoro Seward
6.2.20
News

Alexander McQueen’s foundation Sarabande is offering you lectures on creativity

Featuring the wise words of Tim Walker, Thom Browne and Molly Goddard
Douglas Greenwood
3.27.20
Fashion

A-COLD-WALL* isn't making streetwear anymore

After five years of helming one of the industry’s most prolific breakout brands, Samuel Ross is ready to start again.
Douglas Greenwood
1.13.20
Fashion

this designer launched a fashion brand out of his high school bedroom

After his London Fashion Week Men’s debut was made possible by his mentor Samuel Ross, Eastwood Danso discusses the story behind his namesake label.
Ryan White
8.23.19
Fashion

how a-cold-wall* is turning hype into a catalyst for positive change

“I started from hardship but I’m not in that place anymore and I want to focus on a more positive, altruistic future,” Samuel Ross told i-D.
Steve Salter
6.11.19
Fashion

the fashion awards in london gave 10 new year’s resolutions for the industry

From a pregnant HRH The Duchess of Sussex to a fired up Dame Vivienne Westwood, the winners and guests of the The Fashion Awards 2018 in partnership with Swarovski used their platforms to encourage positive change.
Steve Salter
12.11.18
Fashion

why a–cold–wall's samuel ross is rejecting streetwear’s resale and hype culture

As A–COLD–WALL* collaborates with Nike, the Northampton-raised, London-based designer wants to add layer of humanity back to streetwear with pieces that age, live and evolve with the wearer.
Steve Salter
11.27.18
Fashion

a-cold-wall* tears down fashion’s exclusionary structures in an immersive catwalk performance

Safety goggles, earplugs and face-mask on. Samuel Ross isn’t ready to be confined to what he’s expected to be.
Steve Salter
6.11.18
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