Author Archives: Julian Kubel

Vuzu News paid us a visit while we were shooting our FallWinter 18 lookbook. Ayanda Njanya, our marketing manager, took a moment to chat about the brand. He discussed inspirations, design process, trends & all round coolness within Butan. Check out the video HERE –   Ayanda is wearing… Cap – Butan Space Range T-shirt […]

‘Aluta Continua’ which means, the struggle continues, is a narrative we address & emblazon on our garments. A product offering in our brand tier too. However one cannot take up a struggle alone. We enlisted the assistance & know-how of cultural intelligence agency Bubblegum Club to interpret some of our SS17 garments. Shot on location […]

Waddup Butan fam. We kick your week off with a Special give away. We’re giving away 10 Double Tickets to Kwesta’s 3 Day Birthday Explosion. Follow these easy instructions and you can be one of our lucky winners. GOOD LUCK!!! 👌🇿🇦 —————————————————————————— INSTRUCTIONS 1. Follow KWESTA on Twitter (@KwestaDaKAR) & Instagram (@KwestaDaKAR), change your profile […]

We recently caught up with our team rider, Bradley Henry, and asked him a few questions about life and skateboarding. Check out the interview: Name:Bradley Henry Age:23 Birthplace: Mitchell plain Q:Favorite hang out spot A:With Twentyskeight (20SK8) Q:What album(s)/ tunes are you currently playing on repeat? A: Asap rocky, Asap mob & YoungstaCpt Q:Who is […]

Redondo from Driemanskap In celebration of 420 and the recent law passed in the Western Cape, allowing home consumption of cannabis, which marks an important step towards legalization, we decided to leak a track with you today. Trenton and Free Radical’s track ‘Groodboom’ features the supremely talented Redondo from Cape Town’s biggest hip hop group […]

The Butan team is incredibly proud of Ms Nonduduzo Ngcobo who graduated cum laude with a Masters degree in Social Sciences for her research titled: “Fashioning Meaning: The Graphic T-shirts of Butan Wear and Magents Lifestyle Apparel as Socio-Cultural Communication about South Africa”. ‘A study of fashion might seem trivial – after all, fashion is […]