Articles by: John

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Gisele Bundchen Featured in New Baz Luhrmann-Directed Chanel No. 5 Short Film

The hallmarks of Baz Luhrmann’s sumptuous fillmmaking style are all over the new short film for the iconic Chanel No. 5 fragrance: exotic locales, naked displays of emotion, and a moody soundtrack to add another layer of atmosphere to the fraught narrative (in this case, the song … READ MORE

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KILLSPENCER iPhone 6 Accessories Collection

L.A.-based KILLSPENCER has just released its line of iPhone 6 accessories, available as of today and featuring leather or woodgrain materials to offer handcrafted protection for your newest Apple handhelds. The lineup consists of the signature Pouch and Carrier Pouch in both iPhone 6 and 6 Plus … READ MORE

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Pop-In@Nordstrom Welcomes Hong Kong Based I.T

Launched in October 2013, Pop-In@Nordstrom is an ongoing series of thematic pop-up shops developed by Olivia Kim, the Director of Creative Projects at Nordstrom, who hand-picks the merchandise that transitions every four-to-five weeks to offer a new shopping experience for style-conscious customers. The latest project blows the lid on … READ MORE

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Nike Air Trainer SC High Sneakerboot – “Black”

Versatility was the driving force behind the Nike Air Trainer SC, designed for a world-class athlete who excelled in two different sports. The reworked Sneakerboot version of the shoe adds another component to the multi-purpose build, featuring a water-repellent leather upper and a grippy, high-traction outsole for … READ MORE

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Reebok Shaq Attaq IV – “Brick City”

The latest colorway of the upcoming Reebok Shaq Attaq IV pays tribute to an organization that predates Shaquille O’Neal’s championship Lakers and even his first NBA team, the Orlando Magic. This “Brick City” colorway is inspired by Shaquille O’Neal‘s membership in the Newark Boys and Girls Club, recognized … READ MORE

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Outlier M-Back Doubleweave FreeShell Jacket

Brooklyn’s Outlier has introduced a new winterweight fabric in the form of the M-Back Doubleweave, a breathable and lightweight material weighing in at 200gsm and featuring a dense nylon outer face, good for breathable protection from the elements. The inner face, meanwhile, is finished in soft brushed 19 … READ MORE

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Barbour x adidas Originals – Fall/Winter 2014 Capsule Collection

Continuing a string of recent high-profile collaborations, adidas Originals is set to launch a joint venture with Barbour, the iconic brand virtually synonymous with premium weather-resistant outerwear. The collection is broken up into three themes — Country, Spectator and Military — with each featuring jackets and footwear reflecting … READ MORE

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BODEGA x Saucony Elite Shadow 6000 – “Sweater” Pack

Originally previewed here yesterday, this upcoming joint project from BODEGA and Saucony — featuring the Shadow 6000, originally launched in 1991 —  is dubbed the “Sweater” pack, featuring one pair in grey, the other in royal blue. Each features smooth suede overlays and a perforated suede toe, with side and … READ MORE

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Nike Lunar Force 1 Sneakerboot – “Barkroot Brown”

Nike‘s latest colorway of its fall-ready Lunar Force 1 Sneakerboot takes on a rustic “Barkroot Brown” hue, perfectly suited for the colder temps ahead. Accompanying the warm tones of the sneakerboot hybrid are a wealth of weather resistant properties, including a virtually seamless tough leather upper and … READ MORE

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Leica X “Edition Moncler” Digital Camera

Moncler is famous for its stylish and weather-resistant outerwear, and the luxury performance brand has partnered with Leica to produce a special edition of the Leica X (Typ 113) with the same level of rugged durability. The alumimun/magnesium body is wrapped in Moncler’s signature red, white and blue coloring, with … READ MORE

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Converse Jack Purcell Mid – “Moto Jacket”

The venerable Jack Purcell silhouette from Converse gets a stylish update this season, featuring a Moto Jacket aesthetic bolstered with a host of premium materials and detailing. Keeping the signature Jack Purcell smile, the mid-top kicks are built with tonal leather uppers in a stark white or black … READ MORE