best known for modern and well tailored mens swimwear, tees and accessories, orlebar brown have been producing urban staples since the late 2000s. we're particularly obsessed with the bulldog beach shorts which serve as practical daywear as much as they suit the sand. with meticulous attention to cut, fabric and color range the brand represents a structured, practical approach to an oftentimes garish mens basic. mr adam brown discusses the inspiration behind the a/w 2012 collection below. orlebar brown is available at orlebar brown and mr. porter.