Articles by: John Kim

Air Jordan 6 Retro Low “Chrome”

Jordan Brand is rounding out the month of August with a treat for fans of the Air Jordan 6, bringing back a style that hasn’t seen store shelves since 2002. The 2015 version of the Air Jordan 6 Low in the “Chrome” colorway features a black nubuck …

Patta x BEAMS x Vans Old Skool

In celebration of Patta‘s upcoming pop-up shop with BEAMS, the two names have come together to produce a special-edition Vans Old Skool, featuring an all black color scheme embellished with Patta branding. The quarter panels of the durable suede and canvas upper is inscribed with Patta’s logo in …

Get an Inside Look at KITH Brooklyn’s Revamped Space

Originally opened on September 30, 2011, KITH Brooklyn has been given a comprehensive overhaul in collaboration with Snarkitecture. The resulting revamped space is visually stunning, housing an innovative and experiential retail environment that showcases the KITH in-house label and accompanying merchandise. Apparel offerings include Pierre Balmain, John Elliott + Co, Yeezy Season …

UNIQLO and Lemaire Unveil Their Fall/Winter 2015 Lookbook

UNIQLO has released images previewing its hotly anticipated collaboration with the acclaimed French designer brand Lemaire. The collection is informed with a minimalist aesthetic, complemented with a neutral color palette in mostly dark, somber hues. Standouts include a military-style trench coat, constructed from a compact water-repellent cotton; …

NikeLab Remasters the NikeCourt Tennis Classic

Originally introduced in the 1970s, the NikeCourt Tennis Classic gets the NikeLab treatment, featuring a premium black leather upper and a perforated Swoosh. The net effect is a design that fuses tennis heritage and a modern look, capped off with a contrasting gum rubber sole unit. The all-black …

adidas Originals by Rita Ora Fall/Winter 2015 “Space Shifter” Pack

For Fall Winter 2015, adidas Originals has teamed up once again with recording artist Rita Ora for a collection spanning both apparel and footwear. A novel sci-fi narrative, dubbed “Space Shifter,” presents Ora as the Queen of the Universe, who’s inspired by the cosmic influence of the changing shape …

Inspired by Battleship, Battlecade Is an Arcade Console Concept for Two

Swedish designer Love Hultén looks to the bygone days of analog gaming as inspiration for Battlecade, featuring a face-to-face setup paying homage to the classic Battleship. The arcade console concept has an upright mid-section that houses two 12-inch LCD monitors, facing in opposite directions to conceal your strategy from your …

KITH Unveils Exclusive Fall/Winter 2015 NikeCourt Collection

With the US Open around the corner, tennis comes to the fore in the always crowded New York sports landscape. KITH is supporting the cause by introducing an exclusive NikeCourt collection, coinciding with the re-launch of KITH’s Brooklyn location. As revealed earlier by the Swoosh, the pieces are made …

size? launches adidas Ultra BOOST Experience Pop-Up on London’s Carnaby Street

UK retailer size? has launched its second themed pop-up with adidas, located on 32 Carnaby Street in London, directly next door to the size? flagship store. Featuring a minimalist and clean gallery-like aesthetic, the space showcases an immersive BOOST experience, highlighted by the adidas Ultra BOOST model that launched this …