For a long time, the two friends Kasper Weinrich Schübeler, also known as ‘Spacey‘, and Mads Hancock had been thinking and talking about setting up a business of their own. They dreamt about being their own bosses while still being able to work with well-crafted products, preferably with a rich history and “soul,” that they could truly vouch for. On June 1st the dream came true as rich and hanc. agency was officially established. Their portfolio includes Pendleton, Eastland Maine, Fracap, and Han Kjøbenhavn; in other words, a full lifestyle package. This article is my attempt to help spread the word about this new Scandinavian agency founded and run by two denim lovers with blue blood in their veins.
Do we still need guidance from insightful shoe experts? The answer is definitely. One place to find such experts is in the Shoe Chapter; a small basement shop in the heart of Aarhus. The shop was opened in February 2011 by Mark Sommerlund who had among others previously worked for Pede & Stoffer. But like so many others in the business Mark wanted to have something of his own and felt that he needed to put all his attention into footwear and shoes.