Streetwear fashion has Malaysians in a vice-like grip, with everyone who is anyone rocking the aesthetic – from influencers and local celebrities, to even the Average Joe(han). It’s not a surprise, considering that this trend suits practically everybody, with apparels mostly consisting of graphic tees, sick shirts and even unique outer wear and accessories. Malaysians love streetwear so much, that numerous local brands have sprouted over the past few years.
So if you’re looking to up your streetwear style – while supporting local businesses – here are 6 local streetwear brands for you to consider to #sapotlokal.
Water The Plant
Looking to put a smile on your face while decked in daisies? Look no further than Water The Plant. Radiating positive and good vibes only, this streetwear brand will have you smiling from ear-to-ear with their insanely cool t-shirts and dope varsity jackets.
Founded in 2010, HdPc is a streetwear brand that offers timeless apparel – from collared shirts and sweatshirts, to hoodies and t-shirts. You’re pretty much with the right brand if you favour a more structured silhouette, with minimalistic designs that give the impact you need for a strong streetwear appearance.
A brand that is a no stranger amongst the younger generation, Dissyco focuses on either simple or bizarre graphic designs. Using 100% cotton in all of their clothing, Dissyco is a good place to start for those who wish to branch out and try streetwear that not only offers affordable prices, but high-quality goods as well.
Taguwaruwa is a streetwear brand that is mainly known for its military-inspired clothing. With stunning designs on plain baseball tees, in a range of colors, your style will push rank the moment you march down the streets wearing Taguwaruwa. The local brand even sells caps, bucket hats and socks, so you can be fully decked out in the military-esque aesthetic from your head to the tips of your toes.
Pestle & Mortar Clothing
You don’t have to be a streetwear fashion fanatic to have heard of Pestle & Mortar Clothing, a.k.a PMC. PMC is one of the most popular brands on the local scene, offering its consumers a wide variety of designs and sizes to pull off any look with the brand’s stunning apparel and accessories.
For top-to-bottom streetwear vibes, go with Against Lab, which always has the right outfit for you to put together the ultimate street look. Focusing on minimal graphics, the impact on each design gives this local brand the wow factor that most locals are attracted to.
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