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What are some good French-American combos?

Daft Punk and Pharrell? Oui
Melanie Laurent in Inglourious Basterds? Hells yeah
French fries? Close enough…

What about when it comes to clotheses?

French brand A.P.C. first hooked up with Carhartt WIP back in 2010 and their autumn/winter collections have been a highlight of every naked tree season since. The reworking of classic Carhartt WIP favourites with swish styling and slimmer lines from A.P.C. have been a hit with fans of the brands individually, as well as combined.

Not too sure of them? Never heard of them? Get a load of our quick guide.

A.P.C

Who are they? A super-cool French urban menswear brand.
What's their thing? Minimalist but excellently crafted threads.
Why do I recognise the name? These guys collaborated with Kanye and brought you that $120 plain white tee. Oh yes.

Carhartt WIP

Who are they? A US heritage brand that will help you survive the end of the world.
What's their thing? High quality workwear. Think comfortable, durable and badass.
Why do I recognise the name? Carhartt is a Hollywood star all by itself. Bruce Willis and Ben Affleck wore it in Armageddon, Sam Neill wore it in Jurassic Park. Even the Ice Road Truckers rock it, and if it's good enough for them…

Check out the gallery above and say au revoir to this titan tag team.