Articles by: John

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adidas Consortium – 10th Anniversary Superstar Pack

In 2005, adidas paid tribute to the brand’s founder, Adolf “Adi” Dassler, with a special-edition Superstar printed with Adi’s likeness and released under a new premium-line imprint, dubbed adidas Consortium. 10 years later, the Three-Stripes celebrates the inception of the Consortium arm with a the10th Anniversary Pack, … READ MORE

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Alexander Wang – Fall/Winter 2015 Collection

Alexander Wang is at the forefront of a new generation of young designers who cultivate their own lines while fronting established design houses. In the case of Wang, he’s just unveiled the Fall 2015 collection for Balenciaga, almost simultaneously with the upcoming collection for his namesake line. … READ MORE

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Packer Shoes x Diadora N.9000 “Azzurri”

Fresh off the heels of their animated teaser, the crew at Packer Shoes have unveiled the official images for their new collaboration with Diadora on the N.9000 runner. Dubbed “Azzurri,” the made-in-Italy kicks feature a premium build that uses a perforated leather base and suede overlays, both finished … READ MORE

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Balmain – Fall 2015 Menswear Collection

Balmain‘s creative director Olivier Rousteing unveiled a Fall 2015 menswear collection that held little back. The attire conveyed a uniquely luxurious maximalism, with gilded crests and shields evoking a subtle military air. But these weren’t pieces designed for the trenches; as Rousteing himself declared, these were the uniforms … READ MORE

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Nike Basketball Unveils Spring 2015 Nike Air Collection

The Spring 2015 Nike Air collection is billed as more than just a collection of apparel; rather, it’s an attitude, embodied by the athlete who can soar above the rim and take a charge in the paint. A trio of this new generation of modern legends — Anthony … READ MORE

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Parabellum x Greats Wooster

Greats has tapped American-made accessories brand Parabellum to rework the Wooster slip-on silhouette, built with the high-quality craftsmanship that’s the hallmark of both brands. With a focus on re-visiting the artisan techniques of old, the shoe has an upper built white bison leather, featuring a vamp embellished with Parabellum’s signature … READ MORE

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Nike White Label – Spring 2015 Collection

The latest delivery of Nike Sportswear‘s premium “White Label” line is marked by appealing minimalist designs, innovative details and and a pronounced emphasis on functionality. The six-piece collection is designed for active individuals who inhabit urban environments, with standouts taking the form of the Gore-Tex Jacket, built … READ MORE

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adidas Unveils the Ultra BOOST

With the unveiling of the Ultra BOOST, adidas presents its most technically-advanced running shoe yet, featuring a full-length BOOST midsole containing 3,000 energy capsules for maximum energy return with each step, and an engineered Primeknit upper for a precision fit and maximum breathability. Additional benefits include a Stretch Web outsole with a perforated … READ MORE

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Herschel Supply Co. – Spring 2015 Classics Lookbook

Herschel Supply looks to the desert oasis of Palm Springs for inspiration for the brand’s Spring 2015 Classics Collection. The diversity of the landscape in this Southern Californian region is reflected in the extensive offerings of new and seasonally refreshed backpacks, totes, duffles, hip packs and messengers. … READ MORE

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Balenciaga Fall 2015 Collection

With the unveiling of Balenciaga‘s Fall 2015 offerings, Alexander Wang unveiled his fourth collection for the revered French fashion house, showcasing minimalist silhouettes and a neutral color palette, one inspired by mineral landscapes and concrete and utterly devoid of color. A studied asceticism was the order of … READ MORE

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Nike SB Eric Koston Mid “McFly”

Nike SB goes back to Robert Zemeckis’ vision of the future, crafting an Eric Koston Mid inspired by the Nike Air Mag, which itself is set for an impending release complete with Power Laces. While these Kostons are saddled with old-fashioned laces that require manual knotting, the … READ MORE