Tilt Tee

MAY 2017

NEW THREADS
for a
NEW SEASON

Introducing the first of our new season stock - the TILT TEE - a long sleeve tee in medium weight, soft cotton, with a slim to normal fit through the body. Trip your eyes out on another clever line-art print, contrasted with a brail dot design on the arms - any guesses for what it reads?

40 Sale

APRIL 2017

CHRISTCHURCH
you are
LUCKY

40% off all our stock down at Collective, in the Colombp - get in there Christchurchians - you're the only ones lucky enough to score this crazy bargain, this sale is not going online. Get in now it won't last forever.

Module Light Grey Marl

MARCH 2017

IN THE MOOD
for
LIGHT GREY

Featuring another of our updates to the Module Family - a swanky new sweatshirt and sweatshorts in a light grey-marl. This combo feels fresh and fab. And as the weather slowly cools it's perfect to take you through from day to night.

Asura-Black

FEBRUARY 2017

DEITIES
and
DEMIGODS

A new release of our popular ASURA TEE in Black. This hand-drawn design took our lead-designer Nobuhiro Kasajima many hours to perfect. We've then hand-printed it with traditional screenprinting methods as we do for all our tees.  Check out the detail up close on our shop page!

Seabox

JANUARY 2017

FEATURING
our
SEABOX TEE

We're lovin' the muted tones of our moss coloured SEABOX TEE with the contrasting details of bright orange. Another surreal, form-twisting design, carefully hand-printed on quality soft cotton. 

Thunder Tee

JANUARY 2017

THUNDER TEE
has
DROPPED

Feeling the buzz with our new THUNDER TEE - available in 2 sublimely awesome colours INK BLUE and SHADOW GREY. Soft cotton tees will keep you cool this summer - so get shopping guys.

Black

DECEMBER 2016

MODULE
family
ADDITIONS

We're stoked to release new additions to our Module Family of sweatshirts and sweatshorts - in BLACK! This slick outfit will see you through casual and formal summer gatherings for sure. Our current new favourite combo.

Summertees Lookbook

NOVEMBER 2016

CHECK OUT
our
LATEST LOOKBOOK

The summer is soon upon us - check out our latest Lookbook of our summer collection here on our website, or on facebook. Flash new tees, and some new additions to the Module Sweatshirt and Sweatshorts family.

Sneak Peak

OCTOBER 2016

SNEAK PEAK
of
NEW TEES

Just a little something to get you excited about summer t-shirt weather ~ with a sneak peak of one of our soon to be released designs. As always these little gems will be hand-printed on 100% cotton tees. Expecting to drop first week of November, stay tuned...

Factory Markets

OCTOBER 2016

THE FACTORY MARKETS
in
AUCKLAND

Drop in to the hippest little market in Auckland on Sunday 30th October. We're looking forward to taking part with some brand new tees & existing stock on sale & a bargain bin of seconds and samples at super silly prices. Awesome eats, drinks & other stalls to mooch around.

Pop Up Design Shop

SEPTEMBER 2016

POP-UP STORE
in
WELLINGTON

Opening on October 1st Hypnopencil will be in store at the Pop-Up Design Store in Wellington. Located at 86 Victoria St (across from the library) - this store looks to have everyone covered for spring/summer and Xmas shopping. Head down and support local NZ brands. Open until Xmas.

Fathers Day

AUGUST 2016

WIN
for
FATHER'S DAY

Something for the guys, or whoever in fact. Head to our facebook page to enter our Fathers Day Comp - you could score yourself a $250 voucher to spend online or in store at Collective in ChCh. All info on our facebook page. Good Luck!

Winter Sale 2016

AUGUST 2016

WINTER
sale
IS ON

Our annual winter sale is happening now. Jump online to score up to 50%, or head in store to Collective in ChCh to nab yourself a bargain with 40% off ALL stock. On until the end of the month - get in there!

HCM In Store

JULY 2016

IN STORE
in Tokyo
IN JAPAN

Big ups to Honeycomb Mode in Tokyo - the collection is looking awesome, the shop staff are rocking it and there's loads of great feedback. If you're in Tokyo or passing through - head into the Seibu Dept Store 3F and check it out for yourself along with all their other in store awesomeness.

Willy Styles

JULY 2016

SUPPORT
your
LOCALS

Awesome news to hear Willy Styles will be back on the airwaves at RDU98.5fm with a regular slot. We love supporting local talent and this chap has plenty of it. Styling in every way - we're stoaked for you bro :)

Eyebreaker Reflector Restock

JUNE 2016

RE-STOCK
eyebreaker
BLACK REFLECTOR

A new releaase of this crazy eye-bending, eye-breaking hand-printed tee is available now online and in store at Collective, ChCh. Printed with a specialty reflective ink that catches and reflects light sources. Be seen... 

Honey Comb Mode

JUNE 2016

HYPNOPENCIL
launches in
TOKYO

It's happening June 1st! We're launching at Honeycomb Mode in Ikebukuro, Tokyo, Japan. Head up to the 3rd floor of the Seibu Department Store (Ikebukuro) to check out an exclusive release of selected garments.

Organ Donor

MAY 2016

NEW THREADS
are
DROPPING

Our latest long sleeve tee is now dropping - ORGAN DONOR. This hand printed artwork incorporates a raised rubber ink to give the design a textural feel while the artwork on the back gives the design a see-through concept. Super comfy and perfect for this time of year.

Runway Show chch

APRIL 2016

HYPNOPENCIL
on the
RUNWAY

Good times down in ChCh at The Colombo Food, Fashion & Design event - showcasing all sorts, but great to check in for the runway show. Looking good, great night thanks to all who made it happen.

Collab Cap

MARCH 2016

HYPNOPENCIL
x
OFFCUT

Excited to release our first cap in collaboration with Offcut Caps. Using off-cut fabric from our Slack Shorts production we've crafted this 5 panel cap to suit all heads out there - girls too! Limited run so grab yours now at our online store.

Hypnopencil in Japan

MARCH 2016

EXPLORING
new
MARKETS

The flag remains, but change is afoot - well for Hypnopencil anyway. We're beavering away with exciting plans to expand into new markets. Watch this space Japan - it seems some stunning stores will soon be stocking the brand. We'll be shouting loud and proud as soon it's all go.

Dark Matter Raglan Tee White

MARCH 2016

THE WEATHER
turns
BANANAS

March is upon us and we're feeling as confused as the weather. Is winter just around the corner or will summer layers suffice. Play it safe in our mid-season clothing. Cue Raglan Tees, Module Sweatshorts, Module Sweatshirts, Slack Shorts & Sand-Wash Shirts. See more on our Shop page.

Dark Matter Raglan Tee

FEBRUARY 2016

DARK MATTER
raglan
TEE

Hot off the press is our first raglan tee DARK MATTER. Available in 2 colours: Black on Black and White on White. Featuring a split angular hem, 3/4 length sleeves, a longish fit & large scale hand-printed artwork front and back. 100% Cotton, 100% original to Hypnopencil, 100% Made in NZ.

Hypnopencil Photoshoot

JANUARY 2016

LOOKBOOK
location
PHOTOSHOOT

It's always a highlight getting out and about shooting Lookbook and PR material. Another superb day had shooting for multiple seasons, with our truly fantastic model Leo Lines and megastar photographer Matt Crawford. Enough praise can't be said. Thanks team - always a pleasure.

Sweatshorts Grey Marl

JANUARY 2016

COMFORT
meets
CREATIVE DESIGN

Our Module Sweatshorts feature a modular construction using soft curved shapes making them totally original to Hypnopencil. With 2 side pockets, a back pocket, ribbed inner leg insets and a ribbed draw-string waistband these shorts offer the ultimate in comfort and creative design.

Sweatshorts

JANUARY 2016

SUMMER
means
SHORTS

Presenting our Module Sweatshorts. Super comfy & totally stylish; rock these by day & night. On cooler nights pair with our Module Sweatshirt for a unique sleek look. 100% cotton with drawstring waist, knee-length. Check out the detail pics on our shop page if you're after something totally fresh.

Eyebreaker Reflector Tee

DECEMBER 2015

EYEBREAKER
in
BLACK REFLECTOR

A third addition to the Eyebreaker family - this time on a soft black tee, hand-printed with a specialty reflective ink that catches light sources and reflects it like a crazy thing. In contrast the print has a beautiful subtlety when not reflecting. A new favourite of ours for sure.

Eyebreaker Tee

DECEMBER 2015

EYEBREAKER
tees
OUT NOW

This zany surreal style art print will challenge even the most precise vision! The logo spells Hypnopencil in braille, a tongue in cheek thought for those who do indeed break their eyes! Out now in 2 colour ways - Blue/Orange or Black/White. Grab it store at Collective and online.

Ymak Kakusei Tees

DECEMBER 2015

SUMMER
t-shirt
RELEASE

The first of our new summer tees are out now. KAKUSEI is a hand printed tee made with organic cotton in ivory colour. It's name best translates to 'awakening'. Y-MAK is also hand-printed on organic cotton in ivory colour and is a nod to ChCh, NZ. Both in store now at Collective in ChCh.

Asura Restock

NOVEMBER 2015

TEES
back
IN STOCK

Get your hands on brand new stock of our Asura Tee - hand drawn design, hand printed on a white tee. Also back in stock - our popular Escalator Tee, hand printed with reflective ink on a black tee.

Collective Christchurch

OCTOBER 2015

HYPNOPENCIL
joins
COLLECTIVE

Super excited to be joining the awesome Collective store in Christchurch at the end of the month. Such a great concept and an awesome store with a huge range of fantastic clothing brands. ChCh peeps, come on down and check it out at The Colombo. Big ups ChCh - great stuff is happening!

Screenprinting

SEPTEMBER 2015

SAMPLING
for
SUMMER

Nothing beats testing out new screen print designs. All our printed garments are hand-printed using traditional screen print methods. This summer we'll be dropping a new printed raglan tee; it's looking good so far!

Module Sweatshirt

AUGUST 2015

DITCH
your
JACKETS

There's a hint of spring in the air, well on some days! And on those days it feels like we're ready to ditch the coats for an awesome sweatshirt. Our Module Sweatshirt is made in NZ with 100% Cotton and Genuine Leather. Available in Grey-Marl and Steel-Blue.

Eyebreaker Tee

JULY 2015

SNEAK PEAK
as summer production
GEARS UP

We're beavering away on new designs for our summer range of printed tees. Once again we'll be warping dimensions, but also planning a nod to home turf. Stay tuned as summer rolls in later in the year...

Remix Magazine

JUNE 2015

REMIX
magazine
WRITE UP

Grab your copy of the June issue of Remix and check out the choice little article on page 46. Cheers Remix - spot on with your thoughts... a new brand of quality streetwear with an edge… as functional as it is stylish.

GeorgeFM Promo

JUNE 2015

COMPETITION
time on
GEORGE FM

Tune into George Drive with Dan Aux & Gracie Taylor - your chance to win an $80 Hypnopencil Voucher every day for a week this June. Tune into George Drive Weekdays 3pm-6pm ~ Good luck!

Japan Free Shipping

JUNE 2015

FREE SHIPPING
in June
TO JAPAN

We're celebrating summer in Japan! For the month of June get free shipping on all orders. 6月30日まで、日本への送料を無料とさせていただきます。オンラインで購入して頂くか、英語が無理な方はこちらまでお問い合わせください。 info@hypnopencil.com

Yuki Aoe Dommune

MAY 2015

YUKI AOE
live on
DOMMUNE

We're stoked to support Yuki Aoe playing live on Dommune - Japan's live streaming platform for cutting edge music & art. Playing in support of Mark Fell, NHK yx Koyxen POTATO Tour 2015. Check it out on our YouTube Channel if you missed it.

Hypnopencil Tee Sale

APRIL 2015

HYPNOPENCIL
tee sale
ON NOW

Our annual Tee sale is on now. Visit our shop page to find your favourite tee with fantastic sale prices - up to 50% off. For a limited time only, grab one of our hand-printed tees on sale while you can.

Hypnopencil Featured in Gekkan

MARCH 2015

HYPNOPENCIL TEES
featured in
GEKKAN NZ

NZ's Gekkan magazine features our Escalator and Candflip Tees in their latest March issue on page 7. Grab a Gekkan around the city or at most great Japanese restaurants!

Asura Tee - Hand Drawn Design

FEBRUARY 2015

ASURA TEE
hand-printed
HAND-DRAWN

Our Asura Tee features hand-drawn pencil artwork by our lead designer Nobuhiro Kasajima and is skillfully hand printed using traditional screen print methods for long lasting wear.

Designer Tees Out now - Slack Tees

JANUARY 2015

HYPNOPENCIL
designer tees
AVAILABLE NOW

Our new range of designer tees kicks off with the Slack Tee. This tee features a glitch line back print and a seamless back contstruction. Made of super soft cotton with spandex this tee styles great with our Slack Shorts or just a pair of humble jeans.

Summer 2015 Photoshoot

JANUARY 2015

SUMMER
lookbook
PHOTOSHOOT

We headed into central urban Auckland for our summer Lookbook shoot where a story of concrete, form, texture and movement were told. Big credit once again to our amnazing photographer, fantastic model and highly appreciated additional crew.

Hypnopencil New Tees In Store

DECEMBER 2014

CANDYFLIP & ESCALATOR TEES
are in store
NOW!

Our new printed tees are in store. Candyflip comes in Grey-Green or Dark Vanilla. The Escalator Tee is available in Black, Coral Red and Light Silver - printed with a reflective ink these tees are like nothing you've seen before!

Hypnopencil Printed Tees

DECEMBER 2014

NEW PRINTED TEES
are about
TO DROP!

New Hypnopencil Printed Tees are about to drop. Keep an eye on our website and facebook page to see them first. Mind-bending designs in a variety of colours will set you apart from the masses this summer. Perfect for rocking out at festivals or keep the streets lively with everyday wear.

Hypnopencil Shirt

NOVEMBER 2014

NEW STOCK
in store at
WHERE THE FOX LIVES

Christchurch peeps - get on down to Where The Fox LIves at The Tannery to check out new Hypnopencil stock in store now. A fresh supply of our Printed Tees, Sand-Wash Shirts and Slack Shorts are all available now!

Designer Tees

OCTOBER 2014

DESIGNER TEES
are
COMING SOON

This summer we'll be releasing two styles for our new Designer Tee range. The DUPE TEE will come in 3 colour combos and being reversible - it's like scoring two tees in one! Our SLACK TEE will be available in 2 colours which style fantastically with our Slack Shorts or on it's own.

Hypnopencil Tumblr

SEPTEMBER 2014

FIND US
on
TUMBLR

Our tumblr page is a visual diary offering insight into and inspiration for Hypnopencil's designer and co-founder Nobuhiro Kasajima. You can find us at hypnopencil.tumblr.com

Hypnopencil Winter Sale

AUGUST 2014

HYPNOPENCIL
winter
SALE

Jump on our shop page to score a bargain - our Winter Sale is on now!
Up to 50% off selected winter clothing, including sweatshirts, pants, hoods and belts. Don't miss out on these crazy low prices.

Hypnopencil Street Posters

AUGUST 2014

STREET POSTER
campaign
HITS AUCKLAND

Our latest poster campaign is now up on the streets around Auckland. Keep your eyes peeled as you walk and drive the city over the next couple of weeks for these cool big posters. Pop on your 3d glasses for the the full effect!

Hypnopencil Slack Shorts

JULY 2014

HYPNOPENCIL
slack shorts
AVAILABLE NOW

An early release of our fantastic new shorts are available online now on our shop page. A baggy fit with a stetch weave for good movement, comfort and action! These shorts are so good to wear and available in 3 colours - black, pale taupe and electric coral for those not afraid of colour!

Hypnopencil Sand-Wash Shirt

JULY 2014

HYPNOPENCIL
sand-wash shirts
AVAILABLE NOW

Our awesome new shirts are now available online. Check them out on our shop pages. In 2 colours - Charcoal Black and Bistre Brown. Once you wear one of these you'll never want to take it off. Super soft-feel modal fabric with a matte finish easy to dress up or dress down. Styles well with our new Slack Shorts!

Cornwall Park Auckland

JUNE 2014

HYPNOPENCIL
lookbook shoot
AUCKLAND, NZ

It was a great day shooting for our latest lookbook and media campaigns around Auckland. Cornwall Park offered some fantastic backdrops, the local sheep even tok part! Thanks to our super fab photographer and awesome model. Garments available soon.

Auckland Tower

MAY 2014

HYPNOPENCIL
sand-wash shirt
COMING SOON

Our new button down shirt will be in store by the end of May. Available in two colours, TOFFEE and CHARCOAL-BLACK. This shirt is made with sand-washed satin giving a lustrous matte appearance, super soft touch and great flow.

Auckland Tower

APRIL 2014

HYPNOPENCIL
giveaway in april
SKYWATCH

Hypnopencil is giving away three Come Up Tees in the April issue of the Skywatch magazine for Sky TV customers. Go to page 172 for competition details. Entries close 30th April 2014. Good Luck!

Auckland Tower

MARCH 2014

HYPNOPENCIL
tee
SALE

End of summer t-shirt sale ON NOW - up to 50% off selected tees. Go to our shop page to see more. Get in quick before stock sells out.

Auckland Tower

DECEMBER 2013

HYPNOPENCIL
welcomes its
FIRST STOCKIST

Hypnopencil tees are now stocked at WHERE THE FOX LIVES at The Tannery Boutique Retail & Arts Emporium, Christchurch's newest hot-spot.
Big ups Christchurch you're doing great things.

Auckland Tower

NOVEMBER 2013

HYPNOPENCIL
hits
THE STREET

Hypnopencil's first street campaign hits Auckland streets. Keep your eye out on Symonds St, Khyber Pass and K-Rd for our latest posters.

Auckland Tower

OCTOBER 2013

HYPNOPENCIL
in
THE FOLD

Hypnopencil in this week's issue of NZ's newest gig guide, The Fold. Grab it nationwide at all cool venues to check it out.

Auckland Tower

AUGUST 2013

SHAPESHIFTER
wearing
HYPNOPENCIL

Nice one Sam from Shapeshifter, spotted wearing a Hypnopencil Tee in their new music video In Colour, looking good!

Auckland Tower

JULY 2013

HYPNOPENCIL
launches from
Auckland, NZ

This July, we are launching our new online shop. As a mens brand made in New Zealand we take inspiration from the global street and with a focus on creative detailing we hope to bring a fresh look to kiwi street fashion.

Auckland Tower

MARCH 2013

HYPNOPENCIL
photoshoot in
Auckland, NZ

Earlier this year we had our first photoshoot - thanks to our awesome crew and models for making a fun day and night out of it with some great pix to boot!