Earlier this week a gathering of New Yorkers in the know convened at the http://thereedspace.com/” target=”_blank”>Reed Space to celebrate the launch of the http://freshnessmag.com/2014/01/10/pony-x-rothco-collaboration-collection/” target=”_blank”>Rothco x PONY capsule collection. The event kicked off with a panel discussion led by by Jeff Staple and featuring http://pony.com/” target=”_blank”>PONY founder Roberto Muller and Darin Kaye of http://rothco.com/” target=”_blank”>Rothco, with the conversation centering around what it means to be a genuine New Yorker, as well as the originality and authenticity of both brands. Afterward, attendees enjoyed the beats by DJ Vashtie, food from Crif Dogs, and refreshments from Brooklyn Brewery. They also got a first look at the Rothco x PONY collection, available exclusively at Reed Space, NYC, made up of a unique military inspired jacket, backpack and boots. Check out the photo recap below.