Heritage clothing by brands with a story

Those That Know brings together the best heritage style from Japan and around the world. We’re a small independent shop, providing a personal service to our customers with a collection that is inspired by vintage military clothing, sportswear and workwear from the mid-20th century. We offer a carefully selected set of brands based around a theme of life-long lasting apparel and accessories made to the highest quality and ethical standards.

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RoToTo Socks guide

RoToTo Socks – the Those That Know Guide to Japanese socks

Our comprehensive guide to the RoToTo collection, including information on styles, sizing, care and other products made by the brand.

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Milestone Basement interview

Milestone Basement interview: a conversation with Yuki Nagaoka

We chat to Milestone Basement boss Yuki Nagaoka about denim, looking forwards rather than backwards, Zen and Japanese hip hop.

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Two Ears Brand bandannas

Interview with Jonathan Lukacek/The Bandanna Almanac

We chat with Jonathan Lukacek about The Two Ears Brand and One Ear Brand and find out what goes into making the world’s finest selvedge bandannas.

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