Articles by: John

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Levi’s Vintage Clothing – Fall/Winter 2014 Collection Lookbook

Levi’s Vintage Clothing — the premium, retro-inspired arm of the denim giant — offers up an inventive Fall/Winter 2014 lookbook, fraught with a ’70s aesthetic that extends both to the clothes as well as the charmingly vintage Close Encounters of the Third Kind-inspired narrative. Looming storm clouds … READ MORE

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size? x PUMA Wilderness Pack – Part 2

On the heels of last month’s size? x PUMA Wilderness Pack, the two parties have reconvened for the hotly anticipated follow-up. Part 2 comprises the PUMA Blaze of Glory and Disc Blaze silhouettes, spanning the harsh terrain environments of the jungle and the mountains, respectively.  The Blaze … READ MORE

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adidas Basketball Unveils the D Rose 5 Boost

adidas has taken the wraps off Derrick Rose’s fifth signature shoe, the D Rose 5 Boost. As the moniker suggests, the high-top silhouette features full-length Boost cushioning technology, delivering heightened energy return and step-in comfort to ensure maximum performance, as well as an all-new EVA fit-cage good … READ MORE

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Nike Air Trainer Huarache and Air Flight Huarache Returning for 2014

Fall 2014 sees the return of two iconic Nike silhouettes, both featuring groundbreaking design born in the early ’90s and inspired by the functionality of South American sandals and the fit of neoprene waterski boots. The concept behind Nike Huarache, as conceived by Tinker Hatfield and a … READ MORE

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Uniform Experiment – Fall/Winter 2014 Collection Lookbook

On the heels of the brand’s video lookbook, Japan’s Uniform Experiment has unveiled a closer look at its Fall/Winter 2014 collection. Founders Hirofumi Kiyonaga of SOPHNET. and Hiroshi Fujiwara of fragment design have predicated their label on the modernization of traditional menswear through novel patterns and contemporary … READ MORE

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adidas ZX Flux 2.0 – Neon and Tonal Colorways

The next step in the evolution of the adidas ZX Flux series takes the form of this 2.0 pack, taking the blank-canvas upper of the original and building upon it. The neon colorways focus on the simplicity in this design, which loses the heel cage while adding … READ MORE

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Mad Max: Fury Road – Official Trailer | Video

Over the weekend, Comic Con attendees got a first look at the highly anticipated Max Max: Fury Road, and now the trailer for the dystopian-future epic is now online. The latest installment in the Max Max franchise, the film was directed by series creator George Miller and … READ MORE

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Concepts x ASICS Gel Lyte V

Boston retailer Concepts has joined forces with ASICS to produce a striking two-tone Gel Lyte V, showcasing a cement grey suede upper accented with contrast red at the collar, tongue and medial side stripes. Special features include speckled dark grey midsoles and 3M reflective detailing on the … READ MORE

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SOPHNET. – Fall/Winter 2014 Collection Lookbook

Following up on the video lookbook for SOPHNET.‘s Fall/Winter 2014 collection, the Japanese menswear label has unveiled a full look at the comprehensive range. Designer Hirofumi Kiyonaga’s Americana-leaning sensibilities are on full display here, seen in the vintage varsity pieces — including a traditional letterman jacket and … READ MORE

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New Balance – M996PR “Distinct Collection”

The New Balance 996 gets made over as part of the Wild West-inspired “Distinct Collection” (just check out the typeface on the custom New Balance-inscribed sockliner), featuring an upper that loses the traditional mesh and suede build for premium pig skin in a rich beige hue, as … READ MORE

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Converse Chuck Taylor All Star – DC Comics Collection

We’re still a few years away from a Justice League move, but Converse has gathered DC Comics‘ greatest superheroes for a different kind of project: a sneaker collaboration centered around the Chuck Taylor All Star, featuring artwork from DC artists Jim Lee, Jock (Mark Simpson), Andy Kubert … READ MORE