Living in Taipei, Taiwan
Instagram ID: apon228
Number of Instagram followers: 1.700
Daily work: Wireless Communication Engineer
My name is Ryan Cheng from Taipei Taiwan, I love all kinds of vintage menswear and stuffs ex.denim, boots, leatherjacket and motorcycles. I used to work in fashion industry and now I am a wireless communication engineer.
Which style are you wearing from Butts and Shoulders?
I love workwear style! I think Butts and Shoulders match my style very well.
What do you like the most on our product?
I love the natural leather you use, the leather looks better when it’s aging. I can’t wait to see the beautiful patina on the boots. I will update the aging process in the future.
Which branchs do you wear (or using) next to ours?
Companion denim & JEANSDA are two of my favorite brands. They have great details, fabric, stitching and design.
What is your favorite store to shop and why?
I would say JEANSDA Taipei store is my favorite. JEANSDA is one of the best denim brands in Taiwan and the store looks like a vintage tailor shop. I always enjoy shopping there.
What’s your favorite city to visit for a weekend trip and why?
Osaka, Japan is my favorite, because there are many beautiful historic building as well as many vintage store to shop.
Do you have a favorite denim brand (or style), if so, which one is it?
I mentioned earlier that Companion denim and JEANSDA are two of my favorite denim brands. When it comes to style, I love early american work style, rocker style and military style.
Where is your inspiration coming from?
There are many stylish persons and photographers on instagram, I learned from them and created my own style.
How much time do you spend on social media? And do you create your own content?
Maybe 1/2 hours per day. I creat my own content. I love to take photos and so does my girlfriend, so we take photos for each others.
Which person do you recommend to folllow on Instagram?
Vintage_engineer_boots, I love his rugged style and great photos.
If you empty your pockets what do we see?
Nothing, i don’t like to put things in the pocket of my jeans. Because if I put keys or a wallet in my pocket, there will be a wallet- shape fading on the denim.
What’s your favorite inspiratoins quote?
No pains no gains.