Atelier de l’Armée is a new company founded by Joost Doeswijk and Elza Wandler. Atelier de l’Armée brings a unique collection of handmade bags made from mainly military fabrics and deadstock leathers.
“We put our heart in our company, we are the brand. It’s great to work with these beautiful products. Our dream is that either people wear our products with pride or hang them on the wall as a true piece of art” – said Joost Doeswijk
Cover story captured by Matt Irwin and art directed by Nicola Formichetti with actor and singer Olly Alexander, an openly gay singer who doesn’t use ambiguity in his lyrics to make him pass for straight, in order to entice a legion of screaming girls. FY! also analyse various points of view of what an outsider is through editorials, texts and interviews with among others Ahmed Abdelrahman, Demna Gvasalia and Henrik Silvius.