Author Archives: Julian Kubel

The ESA (Extreme Sports Action) TV crew sat down with Julian, Butan founder and creative director, and Sandile, Butan marketing manager, to find out about the brand’s take on the art of fashion and interest in the SA skateboarding scene. ESA TV is a new extreme sports online TV and magazine with its ear on the ground, focused on informing you […]

It’s one thing to see attention around the designs we drop and another to see attention around the meanings and philosophies behind them and behind what it is that drives the brand forward. A recent article by Siphiliselwe Makhanya, in The Times newspaper, sought to dig deeper in the Butan philosophy we hope for more people to be aware of. Please visit […]

Durban hip hop continues to flourish in the SA music scene with Duncan recently dropping the official video to his latest single “Sengihleli”, from his sophomore album, featuring WTF. Watch the video below and see Efelow giving the black-on-black ‘A Luta Continua’ hockey top its music video debut…  

If you’ve been to the new Shesha at the recently-opened Mall Of Africa you’ve definitely noticed our section in the store. To introduce our upcoming ‘winter 2016: delivery two’ collection, we’ve installed new artwork next to the gear, covering the adjacent wall. We won’t say much about the artwork yet but we can’t wait to […]