Articles by: John Kim

A Roundup of Today’s 4/20 Collections

Let’s face it, 4/20 has become something of a national holiday, one that’s become more popular than, say, Arbor Day. We have a pretty good idea how observers will be celebrating the occasion (pizza, Ben & Jerry’s and marathon viewings of Super Troopers will likely be involved), …

Birdwell for J.Crew Collection

This season, J.Crew has teamed up with Birdwell, the company based in Santa Ana, California, that’s been churning out legendary board shorts since the early ’60s. As one of the first brands to specifically design its swimwear with surfers in mind, Birdwell uses dense two-ply nylon and a …

Nike Air Huarache Light OG Pack

The Nike Air Huarache Light is back this season in a new pack that celebrates Nike Sportswear‘s running heritage. The two individual colorways take inspiration from a pair of iconic Air Max 1 styles — namely, the OG red edition from 1987, along with the classic “Curry” makeup …

Foot Locker Launches “Shoemoji” With Its New Mopbile App

Foot Locker has launched a new mobile app for both iOS and Android. Features include a Release Calendar, Launch Locator (integrated into the Release Calendar) and Store Locator. Users can also browse Foot Locker’s online store, and access their loyalty accounts through the retailer’s VIP program. But …

Patta x EoE Sunglasses

Patta has teamed up with Swedish eyewear brand EoE Glasses on an exclusive pair of sunglasses, featuring a design inspired by the bicycle cultures of Amsterdam and New York City. Amsterdam, of course, is the hometown of Patta, while NYC is the hometown of Neal Santos, the creative …

Nike.com Has Postponed This Weekend’s Retro Jordan Releases

Nike.com has postponed the launch of two the Air Jordan Retro releases originally scheduled for tomorrow morning. Shoppers who had been planning to purchase either the Air Jordan 13 Retro Low “Hornets” or Air Jordan 7 Retro Girls “Lola Bunny” via Nike.com will have to cool their heels …

CLOT x Nike Lunar Force 1 By Matthew Senna

NikeLab X158 Shanghai hosted a special launch event for the CLOT x Nike Lunar Force 1 today, along with a special 10th Anniversary Exhibition celebrating the first 10 years of CLOT. A standout piece from the exhibition came courtesy of Matthew Senna, the L.A. based conceptual artist …

nonnative x Seiko Chronograph

Japan’s nonnative has teamed up with Seiko once again. This year’s collaboration takes the form of a classically styled chronograph, built around a matte black stainless steel case and matching black dial. There’s an alarm function that accompanies the field watch aesthetic, which is complemented with a …

Porsche 911 Targa 4S Exclusive Edition

Porsche took to AutoRAI 2015 in Amsterdamha to debut the 911 Targa 4S Exclusive Edition, created by Porsche Exclusive and dressed in a distinctive Gulf Blue paint job. The exterior also features contrasting black graphics, 20-inch wheels and LED taillights, as well as smoked headlights fitted with Porsche’s Dynamic …