In their latest editorial End Clothing has styled a selection of Japanese imprint NEIGHBORHOOD‘s 2015 Spring/Summer offering. For its latest “Rebel Without A Cause” collection, the Harajuku-based label draws inspiration from the Industrial Revolution and classic automotive Americana for a selection of washed denim jackets, baseball graphic jackets, military-infused bombers alongside staple items like the monogrammed Sunoco jacket and deer-leather constructed jacket. Also highlighted are some of the brand’s cotton tees, oxford-shirts and accessories which also feature the brand’s liking for American motifs. Check out more of this editorial after the jump and to purchase any pieces from NEIGHBORHOOD’s 2015 Spring/Summer collection at global retailers including END. via : hypebeast.com
Nike‘s iconic Air Max 90 silhouette will be celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2015 and for the special occasion it has unveiled a “Cork” iteration. The sneaker features a unique cork-based upper and tongue and contrasting black and crimson accents from the popular ”Infrared” design along the Swoosh, heeltab and and Air Max heel-unit. The upper sits atop of a crisp white sole for an eye-catching colorway of the classic runner. Available the first week of April in selected stores.
For today’s Tasty Tuesdays post we have the amazing Danny Dev. Shot by the homie Van Stylez, Danny is a German/Filipino mix who’s reigns from Michigan but resides in L.A and goes to school in Ohio. She’s a big foodie who’s favorite food is Sushi and her favorite place to travel to is the Caribbean. Check out more photos from this shoot after the jump. via : thehundreds.com
The Converse “Made By You” campaign was created to celebrate fans of the brand who have been creatively expressing themselves in their Chuck Taylor All Stars.
“Made By you originated from a simple human truth – we all want to be our true, authentic self in this world,” said VP of Global Marketing Ian Stewart. “Fans of Chuck Taylor are the ones who have made Chuck Taylor an iconic badge of creative self-expression. It’s time we celebrated them.” With each model serving as a self-portrait of its owner, the spring collection includes homages to renowned creatives such as Andy Warhol, Futura, Ron English, Glenn O’Brien and Kate Lanphear among others. Converse hopes to encourage people around the world to take part in the “Made By You” initiative by hosting launch exhibitions in New York City, London, Beijing and Mexico City.
Open to the public from March 2 through March 7 in New York City, the “Converse: A 360º Experience” will allow viewers to walk in the sneakers of select people featured in the campaign using Google Cardboard. Each experience will be hosted in individual 9′ light boxes, meaning every one of Ron English’s brushstrokes, Thomas Midlane’s kick flips or King Tuff’s pedal pushes will be viscerally felt by visitors. If in the New York City area, head over to Flatiron Plaza to experience this special event, and stay tuned for more from the “Made by you” campaign. In the meantime, get your own blank canvas of self-expression and creativity by heading over to Converse.com. See more of this campaign at the break Read the rest of this entry »
A$AP Rocky recently spoke with Complex mag about his views on todays sneaker culture, the direction New York’s style is headed, and the evolution of his own personal style. Check out the interview on the following page.
Anthony Mason, best known for his years as a New York Knick died yesterday, February 28th from conditions due to a heart attack he had suffered earlier that month. Growing up in New York City everyone was a fan of the Knicks and Mason was a fan favorite. With his signature hairstyle and bad boy attitude, Mason quickly became a New York staple and a representation of the Knicks and New York itself. He shall be missed. R.I.P Anthony Mason
A Chinese sneaker head nicknamed “Mick” sold his entire collection of 283 pairs for a little over $160k USD to make a down-payment on an apartment. The 30-year-old had been collecting kicks for 20 years, before he brought them to Beijing World of Pawn Co. Ltd and sold them. Included in his insane collection were a pair of retro Jordans, Doernbechers, and limited edition Foams. “Mick” said that now that he’s secured his apartment, his next plan of is to save up enough money to buy this collection back.
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After revealing their cover last week, i-D magazine has now revealed the entire shoot on their site. Run to I-D magazines site to view this entire editorial styled by i-D Fashion Director Alastair McKimm and shot by great photographer Paolo Roversi, the spread coincidentally works as a bit of a stylized take on the aesthetic put forth by the “FourFiveSeconds” music video as the denim-clad songstress dons pieces from the likes of Maison Margiela, Matthew Dolan, Craig Green, and Martine Rose. via : http://www.hypebeast.com
Looks like the Marvel Universe and Netflix have joined teams to bring you a Netflix Original series. Set to be released on Netflix April 10 with 13 episodes ready to watch. Netflix took a darker and grittier approach to one of Marvels coolest superhero. Starring Boardwalk Empire’s own Charlie Cox as Daredevil and Vincent D’Onofrio as infamous crime boss Kingpin. If you don’t have Netflix, i guess they just gave you a reason to subscribe.
In this latest episode of “Fuck, That’s Delicious,” Queens own ef Chef turned MC, Action Bronson flies out to Los Angeles. He stops by the Odd Future Carnival for a culinary performance, then heads to producer extraordinaire The Alchemist’s home for a studio session. After that he samples some of the best foods the city has to offer and treats himself to a nice pedicure at a salon. Check out the latest episode above.
First released in the early 90′s the Adidas Originals Tubular’s was reintroduced into the sneakerworld last year and was an instant hit. Adidas has now released a new pack with toned down colors in this new and sure to be hit “Tonal Pack” The sneaker features a premium suede construction with sock-fit neoprene underlays and a traditional moccasin stitching across the toe-box, sitting atop of a contrasting dual-density EVA midsole with tonal accents at the heel rounding out the shoe’s fluid design. Available in black, stonewash and light timber colorways, the adidas Originals Tubular Moc Runner Tonal pack will be available starting February.
New One Love Hoodies available now on Kickzstore.Com … A must have to rock with your favorite Jay’s… One Love!
Jordan Brand has been killing it recently with their rereleases and now they’re looking to add a glow-in-the-dark colorway to the IV Retro lineup. Dubbed the “Green Glow,” the sneaker features a grey suede upper with accents of black, white, and of course green. The fun starts though when the lights are shut off and the green accenting lights up for that seriously retro look reminiscent of days when kids would stomp around in LA Gear.
The Green Glows are expected to hit retailers in October at a price point of around $200. In any case we’ll be sure to keep you updated as we hear more news.
Introducing the BlackBerry Z10, the touchscreen-base phone. With a 4.2-inch display at 1,280 x 768 or 356 pixels, the Z10 actually has a better resolution than Apple’s heavily promoted Retina Display. Powered by a 1.5GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 Plus processor with 2GB of RAM, along with a slew of features including microSD and micro SIM slots, Bluetooth 4.0 and WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n connectivity, and a removable battery.
The Blackberry Z10 is set to release to retailers in March. For more in depth info below is an article the New York Times wrote up about the phone.
Take a look at this equally appealing and equally room-filling wireless speaker from Polk, the Woodbourne. It’s surprising that this is the first product of its kind from a brand best known for their personal speaker systems, but it certainly was well worth the wait. Working with both AirPlay and Bluetooth as well as wired connections with Dolby Digital decoding, this tabletop streaming audio speaker combines two 5-1/4″-inch mineral filled injection molded PP cone mid-woofers with rubber surrounds and two 1″ silk dome tweeters all within one clean warm mahogany veneer housing with a simple white grille. The Woodbourne also supports iOS charging via USB and an ethernet connection and also comes with its own App and a remote control to match its beautifully designed front panel. The Polk Audio Woodbourne will be available after March 2013 for $599.
info from : http://www.freshnessmag.com/2013/01/30/polk-woodbourne-wireless-speaker/
Launching on Saturday, February 2nd, will be A BATHING APE‘s special t-shirt pack celebrating the year’s Valentine’s Day. Imprinted on basic black or white is the familiar Ape Head logo in red, adorned with a pair of heart-shaped eyes in reference to the day of romance and love. Packaged with a matching heart-shaped patterned with BAPE 1st Camo motif, also in red, the “Valentine’s Day 2013″ T-Shirt Collection by A BATHING APE will be available through select BAPE store locations worldwide, including BAPE Hong Kong February 2, 2013. Read the rest of this entry »
Look no further ! Well, you might still want to have another little something prepared for the actual Valentine’s Day because these fresh kicks are set to release February 15, 2013.
Teyana Taylor has released her very own Adidas “Harlem GLC”. The gold snakeskin gives it a chic appeal and the inscription inside the tongue ” From a Planet Called Harlem” gives it the perfect touch of exclusivity. Read the rest of this entry »
The new Air Jordan III ’88 Retro White/Cement will see a heightened price tag just as the recent Air Jordan I Retros sporting the same Nike Air. Going for more than any Air Jordan Retro to date, be sure to mark your calendars for February 6th, less than a week away. These will be available on Kickzstore.Com
In celebration of 2013 as the Year of the Snake on the Chinese lunar calendar, the Jordan Brand will introduce the YOTS collection that will be available at retail on February 2. The pack includes both a MELO M9 and an Air Jordan 1 High for an MSRP of $280.
Inspired by a snake’s sixth sense-like ability to detect body temperature and environmental changes in its prey, the YOTS collection brings that heat sensory story to life through rich colors and materials.