5 Minutes with… Jorg Haas
Beinghunted has had a huge influence on the blog culture we all take for granted today, Jorg Haas founded Beinghunted in 2001, and has since opened Berlin retailer Firmament, and online store The-Glade. It’s always great to catch up with Jorg, someone who always has an intelligent opinion on our culture.
Name: Jörg Haas
What’s 2010 going to be about for you? A big step for us in regards to our store Firmament and some advancements to Beinghunted.
What are the worst trends in menswear today? Pushing too hard and talking too much about stuff that’s very VERY basic… Oxford shirts, chinos, moccasins & L.L. Bean – seriously?
What’s the best thing to come out of 2009 menswear trends? Casualness.
What’s the must have item for any man in 2010? Any person – a pair of proper shoes. You’re on your feet every single day! Invest in good footwear or at least a good insole. It helps a lot!
What’s your favourite thing about where you live? Apart from my friends the fact that Berlin keeps you young; it has an incredible energy which doesn’t seem to fade…
What are you reading? “No Angel: My Harrowing Undercover Journey to the Inner Circle of the Hells Angels” by Jay Dobyns and Nils Johnson-Shelton
What’s the next film you’ll watch? Deliverance
Your favourite store in your city? Petite Boutique – that’s where I get all the gifts for my friends’ kids.
Whats the best thing to come out of Blog Culture? Connecting with like-minded people AND meeting them in the real life.