Articles by: John

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adidas D Rose 5 Boost – “Home” & “Alternate Away” Colorways

Previewed here in July 2014, new “Home” and “Alternate Away” editions of the adidas D Rose 5 Boost are unveiled in full in the following gallery. Good thing, because if Derrick Rose’s performance thus far in preseason is any indication — especially during his 30-point outing against … READ MORE

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Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A2 Bluetooth Speaker

Under its B&O Play imprint, Bang & Olufsen introduces the A2 compact bluetooth speaker. The portable design weighs in at 1.1kg and features a single piece of aluminum milled from a solid block, covered on both sides by a polycarbonate shell offered in black, green and grey finishes. A … READ MORE

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Orfos Flare – Bike Light With 360-Degree Visiblity

An electrical engineer and novice cyclist living in Seattle, Pete Clyde has spent the better part of three years developing the Orfos Flare, billed as the safest bike light ever created. What sets the magnet-mounted Orfos Flare apart is 360 degree visibility, with a brightness output of up to … READ MORE

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Nike Mercurial Superfly CR7

Set to debut this weekend in Madrid is Cristiano Ronaldo’s new Nike Mercurial Superfly CR7, featuring both high- and low-cut versions with a shimmering effect on the upper, created through a new iteration of NIKESKIN technology. In terms of performance, the Mercurial Superfly CR7 is built for speed, with … READ MORE

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hanon x Reebok Pump 25th Anniversary

The upcoming joint venture between hanon and Reebok celebrates the silver anniversary of the latter’s Pump technology, featuring a design that circles back to the first project between the two names. The resulting Pump 25th anniversary pays tribute to hanon’s hometown of Aberdeen and its surroundings. The official colors … READ MORE

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UNDEFEATED x Nike Lunar Force 1 SP – Fall/Winter 2014 Collaboration

Nike and UNDEFEATED have teamed up once again, producing a sequel of sorts to the Nike Lunar Force 1 release from Spring 2014. This time around, both silhouettes are of the low-cut variety, with the materials and patterns reversed: the black pair is now executed in tonal … READ MORE

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Nike Introduces Tech Fleece Aeroloft

For Nike Sportswear‘s Holiday 2014 Tech Pack, the Swoosh unites technology and tradition, taking the concept of traditional cotton fleece and down feathers and updating them both as Nike Tech Fleece Aeroloft. Nike Tech Fleece, introduced in 2007, combines with Nike’s new Aeroloft technology, providing both lightweight warmth and thermoregulation, … READ MORE

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KITH x Ones Stroke “Genesis” Collection Lookbook Featuring Victor Cruz

KITH‘s upcoming “Genesis” collection with Japan’s One Stroke introduces the latter to the U.S. market, while also conveying the former’s ongoing evolution as a full-fledged lifestyle brand. The goods feature unique apparel silhouettes using the finest quality Japanese fabrics, typified by the reversible Shibuya Robe, which re-imagines the household … READ MORE

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adidas Originals ZX 8000 – “Fall of the Wall” Pack | Another Look

We’re inching closer to one of the more anticipated adidas Originals releases this season, the ZX 8000 “Fall of the Wall” pack. The historical theme centers around the fall of the Berlin Wall, with each individual colorway featuring lace jewels inscribed with the three military checkpoints along … READ MORE

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OTH x Vans Vault “Varsity” Pack

On the heels of its Prison Issue collaboration earlier in the month, Montreal’s Off the Hook (OTH) teams up once again with Vans Vault, this time producing a duo of silhouettes presented under the Varsity Pack banner. The models take the form of the Authentic LX and … READ MORE

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The Shrine – Weekender Sneaker Backpack & Duffel

San Francisco’s The Shrine presents a duo of traveling solutions for the sneaker connoisseur on the go. The pieces take the form of the Weekender Sneaker Backpack, featuring a padded compartment that can fit two pairs of high-top sneakers, as well as enough interior space for a weekend’s worth … READ MORE