The 70s Disco Shirt Revival

posted on 7th August 2020

Pre-quarantine fashion trends for 2020 forecasted 70s disco shirts to be one of the hottest staples for the year! Now life fully hasn’t gone back to normal yet but one this is for certain,…

Bleacher Jeans: History and Subculture

posted on 23rd July 2020

With Rokit’s roots firmly planted in London subculture, it’s only natural that at Rokit Originals, we love to look to iconic vintage pieces for inspiration. It’s safe to say bleacher jeans are having a…

Subcultures: Grunge

posted on 17th July 2020

Like all great subcultures of the world, they revolve around culture, music and of course fashion. Some of the most notable subcultures include Mods, Goths and Punks in which many of the fashion and…

Sex and the City: Style Guide

posted on 19th June 2020

Whether you’re a Charlotte, Miranda, Samantha or Carrie. Sex in The City has provided decades of entertainment, advice and of course fashion inspo. These four different women, with completely different styles, transformed the turn…

Carhartt: Subcultures, Riots and Legacy

posted on 12th February 2020

History   Carhartt is a family-run business that started out supplying heavy-duty workwear for labourers over 130 years ago. Over time, this has turned into an empire that supplies clothing for the masses.  Born…

Noughties fashion 101

posted on 7th February 2020

From Juicy Couture tracksuits to bootcut jeans, crimped hair and bandanas, noughties fashion has become synonymous with pop culture. Integrating into every aspect of life, the decade’s sometimes cringeworthy style has made a huge…

The Definitive Guide to Mod Fashion

posted on 12th December 2019

They’d roam around the hippest places in London and Brighton, showing off their new designer clothes or riding their Italian scooters. It’s the mods, ladies and gentlemen! A true staple of 60s fashion, the…

How to Dress Like a Wes Anderson Character

posted on 25th October 2019

We think it’s fair to say that Wes Anderson’s films are true modern classics! From his Instagram-worthy colour palettes, to the aesthetically pleasing photography, to his use of symmetry, his style is unique and…

Get The Look: Northern Soul

posted on 7th March 2019

The phrase Northern Soul was coined by Soul City record shop owner Dave Godin circa 1970, who noticed that northerners visiting his London store weren’t interested in the latest black American chart developments but…