Articles by: John


Saturdays Surf NYC – Fall 2014 Leather Accessories

For Fall 2014, Saturdays Surf NYC expands its product offerings with a leather accessories line made up of various wallet styles and a roller-buckle belt. The goods are built with untreated calfskin that’s sure to age beautifully, finished in unassuming colors like black, tan and oxblood. Available … READ MORE


Nike KD7 “Calm Before the Storm”

This latest edition of the Nike KD7 — dubbed the “Calm Before the Storm” — features neutral grey base accented with pops of pink throughout, giving rise to the imagery of deceptively tranquil skies abruptly giving way to stormy skies. Nike designers wove the transitory weather narrative … READ MORE


Spilled – 146 Air Jordan Rug

Spilled has taken on the mission of bringing streetwear to the home, and its latest rug pays tribute to three iconic Air Jordan silhouettes, featuring two colorways each of the Air Jordan 1, 4 and 6. The graphic representations of the kicks are displayed against a light … READ MORE


Public School x KILLSPENCER – Black Leather Bag Collection

Maxwell Osborne and Dao-Yi Chow — founders of the CFDA-award-winning fashion brand Public School — have teamed up for a special project with L.A.-based leather goods specialist KILLSPENCER, started by former industrial designer Spencer Nikosey. The resulting two pieces take the form of a weekender duffle bag and … READ MORE


Native Apollo Moc – Black/Gum | Release Info

The Apollo Moc is Native‘s sure-to-be future classic, featuring a no-sew upper built with a special microfiber blend. Perforations at the forefoot make for ventilated comfort, while the minimalist silhouette is ultra-lightweight, weighing the same as 23 and a half regulation-sized marshmallows. This sleek all-black colorway is … READ MORE


Bandit9 – Bishop Concept Motorcycle

Beijing-Based Bandit9 recently launched an outpost in Saigon, and the latest project out of the gates is the Bishop Concept, based on a 125cc Honda SuperSport and featuring a metallic unibody constructed from a single block of high-grade aluminum. The custom bike specialist is tapping a pair of incongruous … READ MORE


Steven Alan x Reebok Instapump Fury

We’ve seen a variety of Reebok Instapump Fury collaborations this year, highlighting the 20th anniversary of the groundbreaking silhouette through joint venture releases with a number of premier sneaker retailers. This one, on the other hand, comes out of left field, featuring guest styling by acclaimed New … READ MORE


Daft Punk Releases “Human After All” Remixes LP in North America

It took eight years, but Daft Punk has finally made their Human After All remix album available to fans here in North America. Originally, the the limited-edition collection of remixes had launched exclusively in Japan in 2006, making it relatively difficult for Daft Punk fans stateside to … READ MORE


Nike Tech Pack – Fall 2014 Collection

For Fall 2014, Nike‘s Tech Pack collection once again showcases Nike Tech Fleece, originally introduced in 2013 and developed for the modern athlete. Offering breathability, insulation and full articulation, the engineered fabric is used on archival Nike silhouettes and new classics. A key piece for women is the … READ MORE


adidas Originals by Rita Ora – Fall 2014 Black Collection

adidas Originals has unveiled its hotly anticipated collaboration project with Rita Ora. Suitably dubbed the Black Collection, the range features a monochromatic aesthetic used on apparel, accessories and sneakers, accented with pops of contrasting yellow and glow-in-the-dark detailing. Varsity-inspired chenille patches are a prominent motif, while a black leather material … READ MORE


Toyota FT-1 Graphite Concept

Toyota has debuted the follow-up to its original FT-1 Concept, ditching the bright red livery for a striking graphite exterior. Once again developed by Calty Design Research in Newport Beach, California, the Toyota FT-1 Graphite Concept retains the same sleek, muscular design, while the interior is appointed … READ MORE