Articles by: John

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Vivienne Westwood MAN – Fall/Winter Winter 2015 Collection | Runway Show

At the Milan runway show for her men’s Fall/Winter 2015 collection, iconic British designer Vivienne Westwood toyed with the notions of conventional masculinity, presenting knits with a flowing drape and cardigan sweaters cut with plunging necklines. She dressed women in men’s tailored suits and added flowered jacquard detailing … READ MORE

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Côte&Ciel – Men’s Concrete Herringbone Isar 15-Inch Backpack

Built for maximum functionality, Côte&Ciel‘s Isar backpack is built with a durable and conceptual design, crafted from poly-cotton and finished in an acrylic yarn herringbone weave, reminiscent of the hues and texture of concrete. A large central compartment has document slots and internal pockets, as well as … READ MORE

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Bottega Veneta Intrecciato Leather Slip-On Sneakers

Slip-on sneakers have been an integral component to one’s casual spring wardrobe for decades now, and Bottega Veneta confers a luxurious take on the functional shoe with its signature intrecciato technique, applied to the leather upper of a clean all-white silhouette. The made in Italy kicks have a lightly padded … READ MORE

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Woolrich John Rich & Bros. – Fall/Winter 2015 Collection

Woolrich John Rich & Bros., celebrating the brand’s 185th anniversary this year, unveiled its Fall/Winter 2015 range today in Milan. The goods are broken up into three themes: the Authentic collection, showcasing iconic silhouettes made from original American wools from the Woolrich mill in Pennsylvania, highlighted by the Railroad Vest … READ MORE

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adidas Originals Veritas Mid – Premium Basics Pack

The adidas Originals Veritas Mid gets a stripped-down, monochromatic look for the upcoming Premium Basics Pack. The simplicity of the Veritas Mid silhouette is showcased in either an all-black or all all-white upper, fabricated in a premium matte-finished knitted mesh. The simple upper is elevated with luxe details, including … READ MORE

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NikeLab x JFS Collection

NikeLab has teamed up with Berlin-based designer Johanna Schneider for a women’s training collection, one that features apparel built for ultimate versatility and the body in motion. The project melds Nike’s technical and performance insights with Schneider’s modular design perspective, resulting in layering pieces for the different stages of a workout, … READ MORE

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John Varvatos – Fall/Winter 2015 Collection | Runway Show

This past weekend John Varvatos took to Milan Fashion Week to showcase his Fall/Winter 2015 collection, described by the American menswear designer as “a dandy in New York.”  More specifically, Varvatos took inspiration from a single image: a Richard Avedon photo of Bob Dylan in Central Park from … READ MORE

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PUMA Disc Blaze “Reflective”

This season finds PUMA‘s classic Disc Blaze silhouette receiving a simple yet dramatic reworking, with 3M reflective elements applied throughout the leather elements and molded cage of the upper. The shoe sits on a tonal midsole similarly treated with a reflective finish, though in a unique splatter design. Silver and grey … READ MORE

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Stone Island – Spring/Summer 2015 Video Lookbook

Stone Island has unveiled the video lookbook for its Spring/Summer 2015 collection, and it’s no surprise that technical outerwear is the star of the show, but the innovative menswear brand highlights a number of traditionally classic pieces as well. They take the form of cotton pique polo … READ MORE

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Nike Blazer Mid Metric

Nike has conferred a radical makeover to one of its most enduring silhouettes, the venerable Nike Blazer, once a hardwood mainstay and now a street-ready staple. A striking “Metric” design — formed with a uniform pattern of tonal raised triangles covering the entirety of the upper — … READ MORE

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SOPHNET. – Spring/Summer 2015 Video Lookbook

Hirofumi Kiyonaga of Japan’s long-running SOPHNET. brand has always placed a premium on the details, and similar to previous collections, the upcoming Spring/Summer 2015 range will showcase those distinctive notes through an array of prints and patterns. Presented in a highly stylized video lookbook, the looks are built with … READ MORE