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Fucking Awesome Autumn 2020

17-10-2020

‘Fucking Awesome’, originally ‘Dill’, namesake of co-founder Jason Dill, a worldwide skateboarding legend, celebrated its 19th birthday this year. The brand has matured a lot since the early days but still holds a lot of them heavy hitting tees you would expect with the perfect fusion of modern day tailoring.Fresh off the release of their latest skate premiere ‘Dancing On Thin Ice’, Fucking Awesome release their...

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Introducing MAPLE

15-09-2020

New to us this season is cult Vancouver-based jewellery maker, MAPLE. The founder, Austin McMahon, focuses on creating a focused range of vintage-inspired and contemporary pieces. MAPLE is available instore and online now.

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Comme des Garçons SHIRT Autumn / Winter 2020

14-09-2020

This season, Comme des Garçons SHIRT collaborate with renowned street artist Futura 2000. The limited capsule collection featuring pieces adorned with original Futura artwork that has been remixed and reworked by Rei Kawakubo via printing, cutouts and combining nebulous shapes to create vivid and never-ending prints.

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mfpen Autumn / Winter 2020

11-09-2020

mfpen returns for AW20 with their most considered and refined collection to date, combining their minimal colour palette with loose and relaxed cuts. This season mfpen progresses into re-creating formal classics such as the work blazer by adding a relaxed and sporty raglan sleeve and a generous wide-cut.

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Porter-Yoshida & Co. Autumn / Winter 2020

03-09-2020

We are pleased to welcome the esteemed Japanese bag and luggage company, Porter-Yoshida & Co. to CARTOCON. Originally formed in 1935, Porter-Yoshida has become known for being experts in their field, creating bags that are beyond functional, aesthetically unique and are made to last for years without a single failure. Porter-Yoshida & Co is available instore and online now.









Garbstore Autumn / Winter 2020

30-08-2020

Garbstore Autumn / Winter 2020 has arrived and we have a considered collection of pieces that are perfect for autumn layering as well as full winter coverups. This season sees a return to focus on Japanese textiles, in particular Cordura® Nyco, Cordura® Coolmax and a subtle heavyweight herringbone wool blend. Garbstore AW20 is available instore and online now.

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Magic Castles Season 001

08-07-2020

We are pleased to introduce Magic Castles to the store. Based in the UK Magic Castles focus on combing textiles with bold and rich patterns with a relaxed, casual style. Magic Castles Spring / Summer 202 is available online and instore now.

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PEACE AND JUSTICE BLM CHARITY TEES

08-06-2020

Since the beginning of CARTOCON in 2012, our objective was to draw inspiration from our own personal lives. This is always at the forefront of our design process.For this release of BLM charity tees we wanted to look back at one of the designs we released in December 2019, which was the CARTOCON version of my Dad’s Workers Union t-shirt from the 80’s. I was born, raised & lived in Cape Town until 2006. My entire family still live in South Africa today. My parents fought against apartheid in order to give their children a better future. Fighting for equal...

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AN UPDATE FOR OUR CUSTOMERS

22-03-2020

It’s all gone a bit mad. Just a quick update from us, with the safety of our customers and ourselves in mind, we will be closing our Dundee store during the Covid-19 disruption.We will still be operating online and shipping orders out as normal. For more info on this click here.Stay safe, don’t do anything daft and keep them fingers clean 👆   View this post on Instagram It’s still dead mad. Just a quick update from us, with the safety of our customers and ourselves in mind, we will be closing our Dundee store during the Covid-19 disruption. We will...

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mfpen Spring / Summer 2020

04-03-2020

The Spring / Summer 2020 collection from mfpen has arrived online and in our Dundee store. Featuring highly considered pieces made from deadstock fabrics and cut in a loose, relaxed style.

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Aries Temple Logo Tees - Spring / Summer 2020

25-02-2020

For spring / summer 2020, Aries reissue their classic Temple logo t-shirt in a range of fresh and contrasting colourways. The Temple plaque logo has become a key visual identifier and a symbol for Aries, who are known for their experimental and non-gendered luxury streetwear. Aries describe it as their take on the classic vernacular of long-established luxury brands.

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HERESY - SPRING / SUMMER 2020 'DWELLING', DELIVERY #1

23-02-2020

The first from drop Heresy for Spring / Summer 2020 has arrived instore and online. 'DWELLING' focuses on the lore surrounding caves, bogs, hovels and those that live there. Featuring digitally printed technical fabrics and wide boxy fits, the first drop is available instore and online now.

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CARTOCON @ DCA #003 - 29th February 2020

20-02-2020

We will be back at Dundee Contemporary Arts on Saturday February 29th. Playing records from 21:00 until about 01:00. Come past ✌️









YMC MOUNTAIN TOTE BAGS

18-02-2020

The YMC mountain tote bag has been re-released in an updated ripstop nylon and with a removable shoulder strap. Available instore and online now.

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ARIES - SPRING / SUMMER 2020 DELIVERY #2

16-02-2020

The second drop of the Aries Spring / Summer 2020 collection has arrived and is now available instore and online.

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SUN BUDDIES - SPRING / SUMMER 2020

09-02-2020

Brand new to CARTOCON for Spring / Summer 2020 is Sun Buddies, a premium eyewear brand from Swedish store, Très Bien. Sun Buddies is available instore and online now.

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CARTOCON - 2020 LOGO HOODIES

06-02-2020

We have restocked our 2020 edition heavyweight logo hoodies. Available in three colours instore and online now.

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GARBSTORE - SPRING / SUMMER 2020

06-02-2020

Garbstore Spring / Summer 2020 collection has now arrived instore and online.

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SATTA - SPRING / SUMMER 2020 DELIVERY #1

05-02-2020

The first drop of 2020 from Satta. Available instore and online now.

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CARTOCON 'UNDER' TEES

01-02-2020

Our new CARTOCON 'Under' tees are available instore and online now. Available in two colours.

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COMME DES GARÇONS SHIRT - SPRING / SUMMER 2020 DELIVERY #1

26-01-2020

The first Spring / Summer 2020 delivery from Comme des Garçons SHIRT has arrived and is available instore and online now.

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YMC - SPRING / SUMMER 2020 DELIVERY #1

21-01-2020

The first drop of the SS20 season from YMC has arrived. Available now instore and online.

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COMME DES GARÇONS PLAY CONVERSE

05-01-2020

Comme des Garçons PLAY Converse have been fully restocked. Available instore now.









LO-FI - RANGE #007 "FREAK LIKE ME"

05-01-2020

Range #007 from Lo-Fi has arrived and is available instore and online now.

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