PRODUCT DEVELOPER / DESIGNER
BASED IN VANCOUVER


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HAVEN 



Season: FW17-SS22

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Established in 2006, HAVEN was founded with an uncompromising dedication to authentic, functional design, craftsmanship and innovation.

Inspired by Canada’s four seasons, our HAVEN collection applies a functional design approach to modern, everyday clothing. Balancing familiarity with ingenuity, we focus on improving comfort, performance and utility. We build our products using the finest materials with modern developments in fabrics, garment construction and innovative technologies. Based in Vancouver, British Columbia we work closely with manufacturing facilities in Canada and Japan, to meticulously craft, test and refine every detail to ensure timeless design and long lasting quality.















HAVEN Catalyst Boot 



Season: FW21

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HAVEN footwear program that merges luxury level craftsmanship with technical performance and outdoor functionality to excel in the harsh Canadian environment. The distinct Catalyst Boot is a modernized and evolved rendition of the classic Canadian military combat boot. The boots are expertly crafted in Onè Di Fonte, a small town in Northwestern Italy that is world renowned for the production and development of the finest boots and performance footwear. For the uppers are made with a durable Kudu suede sourced from UK based Tannery Charles F Stead and Co Ltd, a company with a storied history and reputation for producing some of the finest leathers available. At the medial side is an original YKK Excella™ zipper that allows the boot to be easily put on and removed from the foot. Developed for hiking and long distance backpacking, Vibram’s New Winkler provides lightweight grip and stability and is supported with a Zeppa NG5 midsole for comfort. Finished with a padded collar with perforated detailing and a full leather lining.

















HAVEN / New Balance M990V5



Season: FW20

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In collaboration with New Balance, the M990V5 is made in the USA with a combination of utilitarian and premium materials. The upper is constructed in pigskin suede, complemented by a Cordura® AFT mesh toe box and side panelling for breathable, hard-wearing durability. A defining feature of the shoe, are the concealed highly reflective panels underneath the mesh, activated only when exposed to light. Additional reflective detailing is featured throughout with speckled woven laces, signature “N” logo and “V5” emblem. Supple Horween leather wraps the heel and interior sock liner. A two tone ENCAP midsole provides comfort and stability while the footbed is finished with a co-branded print to showcase the partnership.