Founded by John H. Harvey in a log cabin in the eastern Wisconsin mountains in 1932, buried along with Harvey in 1979 and rediscovered in 2003 by a curious hiker, Clip & Rope has undergone quite some development since the brand was relaunched only some 18 months ago. For the spring 2013 season they take it even further with the introduction of rubber-soled sneakers and pre-treated leather boots. Here’s a preview of what to expect.
Denim hunting is not just about finding the perfect pair of jeans, it’s also about finding a personal, consistent, authentic, and honest style. In the pursuit of this, consumers use anything from western shirts, charm rags, biker jackets, and cowboy boots to sneakers, white t-shirts, pilot jackets and rough work boots. This post is about the latter category and the rivitalised brand, Clip & Rope.