Before A-Cold-Wall*, people wanted to be posher than they actually were. Enter Samuel Ross and status symbols aren’t all suits and silks, they’re whatever’s reminiscent of the feel of concrete walls in council estates. Launched in 2015, Ross’s A-Cold-Wall* draws from his childhood, creative work alongside Virgil Abloh and his studies in graphic design and illustration – handcrafted graphic tees, technical fabrics and utilitarian accents pebble-dash each collection. A-Cold-Wall* tells the elite to shut up, because the estate kids are cooler than you.