Articles by: John

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NikeLab – Nike Women’s Color Block Collection

Since its debut in Fall 2013, Nike Tech Fleece has revolutionized sportswear, offering lightweight warmth while accommodating natural motion. The innovative fabric is the centerpiece of NikeLab‘s new Color Block collection for women, complemented with reflective details and bold color block designs on the Nike Tech Fleece Cocoon … READ MORE

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Footpatrol x Reebok Pump 25th Anniversary – “G.O.A.T”

London’s Foot Patrol is celebrating the 25th anniversary of Reebok‘s The Pump OG, producing a joint venture of the classic high-top christened the G.O.A.T. (Greatest of All Time). The upper utilizes a mix of a premium Chalk colored suede with white goat leather throughout, plus gum colored accents at … READ MORE

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Nike SB Stefan Janoski Max – Black/White

This updated version of Stefan Janoski’s signature, featuring Nike’s revolutionary Max Air technology and a breathable synthetic upper, is given a simple black and white colorway that’s been a constant theme throughout Nike SB history. Details include a subtle tonal pattern across the virtually seamless two-piece exterior, plus … READ MORE

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PAPER Magazine Interviews James Jebbia, Hiroshi Fujiwara, Jeremy Scott and More for 30th Anniversary Issue

For its 30th anniversary issue, PAPER Magazine lined up interviews with 37 “artists, icons and iconoclasts” as part of the publication’s “Meet the Original Gangsters” feature. The project features interviews with trailblazers from the worlds of fashion, music, literature, photography, gastronomy, publishing, film and more. Notable OGs include … READ MORE

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WTAPS Fall/Winter 2014 Collection | Styled by End

As the first European retailer to take initial delivery of WTAPS‘ highly anticipated Fall/Winter 2014 collection, End Clothing unveils the acclaimed Japanese brand’s seasonal offerings through the following editorial. The goods represent a polished blend of military, sportswear and workwear influences, highlighted by a pair of WTAPS perennial … READ MORE

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adidas Skateboarding Welcomes Tyshawn Jones, Na-kel Smith and Miles Silvas in “New Stripes” Video

adidas Skateboarding celebrates the signing of three new members to its global team with a newly minted video, dubbed “New Stripes” and featuring a trio of noted up and comers, each with individual style to burn. The new signees are New Yorker Tyshawn Jones, Angeleno Na-kel Smith and Sacramento … READ MORE

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Nike Free OG ’14 – “Triple Black”

We previously saw the Nike Free OG ’14 updated with a reptilian texture in a Dark Dune colorway, and now the same design is done up with the dominant color scheme of the day, the notorious tripe black motif. Complementing the sleek exterior is a comfortable build … READ MORE

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Opening Ceremony x adidas Originals Stan Smith Pack

This season finds Opening Ceremony teaming up once again with adidas Originals, producing a duo of updated takes on the iconic Stan Smith silhouette. Both are rendered in an eye-catching wildlife motif, one featuring an off-white leather upper printed with light grey zebra stripes, the other dressed … READ MORE

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Sneaker Con Atlanta – September 2014 Event Recap

This past weekend Sneaker Con had yet another impressive showing in Atlanta, where the massive Cobb Galleria Center was filled with area sneaker aficionados and the objects of their collective obsession: rare and valuable kicks of every stripe and color. There were 140 vendors present and accounted … READ MORE

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Wes Humpston x Stussy Capsule Collection

For the brand’s latest artist collaboration, Stussy draws on the talents of a living legend from the skateboarding world, Wes Humpston. An employee of the original Zephyr Surf Shop during the mid 1970s, Wes went on create and design the the original Dogtown Skates, used by the likes of Jim Muir, Tony Alva and Jay … READ MORE

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MUSA – Holiday 2014 Collection Lookbook Featuring Tianna Gregory

Founded in 2011, MUSA specializes in apparel and accessories made in America, with designs that take inspiration from the country’s melting pot citizenry and the various subcultures that influence them: politics, art, music, writing, architecture. For the brand’s Holiday 2014 collection, those inspirations are distilled in a series of wardrobe … READ MORE