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.”

Another $5 billion wasted on Defence Budgets, creating masses more surplus
Another $5 billion wasted on Defence Budgets, creating masses more surplus

Over the next year, America’s largest fighting force is swapping its camouflage pattern. The move is a quiet admission that the last uniform — a pixelated design that debuted in 2004 at a cost of $5 billion — was a colossal mistake.

maharishi DPM: Bamdazzle x Casio G-Shock
maharishi DPM: Bamdazzle x Casio G-Shock

Maharishi’s DPM:Bamdazzle pattern was inspired by the dazzle paint scheme used on Navy ships, primarily during WWI. It consisted of a complex pattern of geometricshapes in contrasting colours, interrupting and intersecting each other in order to confuse a german torpedo operator as to the direction that the ship was travelling, how far away it was [...]

Olek transforms the world with crochet DPM
Olek transforms the world with crochet DPM

Only compulsion could inspire these artists to employ the countless connections, cuts, and knots necessary to create their works.

DPM: Bamdazzle x Casio G-Shock GA-110 watch
DPM: Bamdazzle x Casio G-Shock GA-110 watch

Wilkinson’s WWI Dazzle concept is merged with bamboo culm’s, in keeping with DPM’s aim to detach camouflage from it’s military associations and promote its natural roots and artistic influence.

maharishi Bonsai Neoprene iPad Case – GQ June 2012
maharishi Bonsai Neoprene iPad Case – GQ June 2012

maharishi Neoprene iPad Case in DPM: Bonsai Woodland featured in this month’s issue of GQ magazine.

From a Camouflage World Map through Camoufuse to Couraflage – Grit Hartung’s camo views
From a Camouflage World Map through Camoufuse to Couraflage – Grit Hartung’s camo views

Born by shaking, fusing, vibrating our continents the Reshuffle-it concept and pattern describes the shake-up process and transformation our world and society is going through.

Dazzle pages: extract from DPM encyclopedia
Dazzle pages: extract from DPM encyclopedia

During WWI, Germany implemented a policy of unrestricted U-boat (submarine) warfare that not only caused massive loss of life and equipment but also threatened the supply of food to England.

maharishi Recycled World War II Camouflage Parachute
maharishi Recycled World War II Camouflage Parachute

Recycled military surplus has always been a permanent feature of maharishi’s mainline collection, including vintage surplus items that are recut and updated with accessory and cord systems.