DPM: British Bonsai Forest Stripe

In AW16 maharishi updates its perennial camouflage, stretching the graphic shapes for the first time. The effect further enforces the elements, as it mimics natural wood grain texture in abstract. The stretched scale is reminiscent of the spiral and interlocked patterns that occur naturally in trees. The season’s core colour is entitled Lama, and draws […]

DPM: British Bonsai Forest
DPM: British Bonsai Forest
February 12th, 2016

DPM: British Bonsai Forest

SS16 sees the return of DPM: British Bonsai, a disruptive pattern that combines the elements of the long standing (until recently) UK military pattern with elements of maharishi’s house pattern Bonsai Forest, which incorporates Bonsai tree shapes growing from heavenly clouds, reminding us that camouflage has its roots in nature. The colour palette includes purple and golden […]

maharishi x senz⁶
maharishi x senz⁶
November 12th, 2015

maharishi x senz⁶

DPM and Dutch masters senz⁶ have come together for a run of three super-durable umbrellas. The products are engineered to be storm-proof in winds up to 60mph, and will never flip inside-out. The patented aerodynamic shape lets wind glide over the surface, while a shorter front end allows for unimpaired vision. A trio of patterns cover the […]

DPM: MAH.SAT. Europe
DPM: MAH.SAT. Europe
September 23rd, 2015

DPM: MAH.SAT. Europe

In an era of escalating surveillance by government agencies and corporations, maharishi seek deep cover and look for inspiration in the way of the ninja – the original masters of stealth. In maharishi’s interpretation, the function of these garments is changed from one of combat preparedness, to 21st century utility, with cuts and detailing specifically suited to […]

DPM: Pointillist Bonsai Forest
DPM: Pointillist Bonsai Forest
September 20th, 2015

DPM: Pointillist Bonsai Forest

maharishi’s trademark Bonsai Forest camouflage pattern is reimagined in a partially disintegrated style, it’s natural and organic shapes infilled with a dotted pattern recalling the pointillist techniques of artists Georges Seurat and Roy Lichtenstein. This 21st century pointillism has been designed to disrupt video surveillance systems.

DPM: Disruptive Court
DPM: Disruptive Court
December 8th, 2014

DPM: Disruptive Court

The Autumn Winter 14 season sees the release of the much anticipated collaboration between London’s MHI and Los Angeles’ Undefeated.

A key component of this capsule collection is the “DPM: Disruptive Court” camouflage pattern developed by MHI.

DPM: Pixel Bonsai Forest
DPM: Pixel Bonsai Forest
October 22nd, 2014

DPM: Pixel Bonsai Forest

maharishi traditionally create a seasonal disruptive pattern within each collection; this Autumn Winter sees maharishi develop DPM: Pixel Bonsai Forest, a new version of the Bonsai Forest pattern, offered in woodland, and night colour ways.

DPM: Indian Woodland Swords
DPM: Indian Woodland Swords

maharishi’s Upcycled program celebrates it’s 20th anniversary with a capsule collection which recycles Indian paratrooper uniforms and cloth. The fabric was produced for the Indian military but was eventually rejected for having too low a carbon content, which reduced it’s protection from infra red camera’s and goggles, less than ideal for military operations but not an issue for civilians.

DPM: Lunar Bonsai
DPM: Lunar Bonsai
March 20th, 2014

DPM: Lunar Bonsai

maharishi traditionally create a seasonal disruptive pattern within each collection, this Spring Summer the house camo Bonsai Forest is infiltrated by a textural photographic moon surface within the pre-existing heavenly cloud shapes, from which magical bonsai trees grow, now aided by the moon’s bio-dynamic forces.

MHI Autumn Winter 2013 DPM: English Oak
MHI Autumn Winter 2013 DPM: English Oak

MHI’s latest seasonal camouflage pattern is DPM: English Oak and is MHI’s bold graphic take on maharishi’s AW13 DPM: English Oak & Berry a photo real rendition of an English Oak forest infused with bright red edible berries, referencing the hi visibility colours included in many hunting patterns.

DPM: English Oak & Berries
DPM: English Oak & Berries
October 31st, 2013

DPM: English Oak & Berries

maharishi’s camouflage DPM pattern this season is a photo real rendition of an English Oak forest infused with bright red edible berries, referencing the hi visibility colours included in many hunting patterns.

DPM: Bonsai Python Laser Cut
DPM: Bonsai Python Laser Cut

maharishi’s long standing tradition of creating a new thematically relevant disruptive pattern each season continues this Spring Summer with DPM:Bonsai Python Laser Cut. Created to celebrate the Chinese lunar year of the snake the pattern takes it’s inspiration from the natural world, namely the disruptive patterns utilised by snakes and other reptiles for concealment.

DPM: Bonsai Python
DPM: Bonsai Python
May 1st, 2013

DPM: Bonsai Python

maharishi’s long standing tradition of creating a new thematically relevant disruptive pattern each season continues this Spring Summer with DPM:Bonsai Python. Created to celebrate the Chinese lunar year of the snake the pattern takes it’s inspiration from the natural world, namely the disruptive patterns utilised by snakes and other reptiles for concealment.

DPM: maharishi x London Undercover  DPM Series 1 version excursion umbrellas
DPM: maharishi x London Undercover  DPM Series 1 version excursion umbrellas

London Undercover has teamed up with DPM to produce a series of 6 Disruptive Pattern Material umbrellas, utilising patterns from maharishi’s archive.
Each pattern has been developed with the intention of detaching camouflage from its military associations and promoting its roots in nature, art and design.

Military Foliage
Military Foliage
June 27th, 2012

Military Foliage

Binh Danh received his MFA from Stanford University in 2004 and has emerged as an artist of national importance with work that investigates his Vietnamese heritage and our collective memory of war, both in Viet Nam and Cambodia—work that, in his own words, deals with “mortality, memory, history, landscape, justice, evidence, and spirituality.”