Articles by: John

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wings + horns – Fall/Winter 2014 Collection Lookbook

For Fall/Winter 2014, wings + horns debuts a 10th anniversary collection — dubbed “Polar Night” — inspired by Canada’s North. The holistic design approach was guided by a utilitarian sensibility shaped by the harsh, ruggedly beautiful conditions of the Northern wilderness environments; consequently, the apparel focuses on … READ MORE

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Gotham TV Series – Extended Trailer | Video

Fox has unveiled a new extended trailer for its highly anticipated Batman prequel, Gotham. Set to Aloe Blacc’s “Ticking Bomb,” the stylized noirish clip focuses on young detective Jim Gordon (Ben McKenzie) as he strides toward a dark-alley crime scene. His every step is traced by onlookers … READ MORE

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Nixon – The Tangent Watch

Nixon‘s new Tangent watch is “equipped for the mission,” meaning the Swiss made quartz three-hand movement is housed within an near indestructible hybrid construction of stainless steel and custom machined G10 glass reinforced materials. The dial features luminous numbers and indices, as well as concave ring and … READ MORE

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Tate + Yoko x Viberg – Moose Leather Service Boot

Montreal-based retailer Tate + Yoko has teamed up once again with Viberg, this time producing a 1950 service boot built with Canadian moose leather tanned in Quebec. The traditional 7-hole silhouette is mounted on a 2030 last and a durable Dainite sole unit, while the textured leather … READ MORE

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adidas Originals Blue Collection – Fall/Winter 2014 | Delivery 1 Lookbook

For Fall/Winter 2014, the adidas Originals Blue Collection is partly inspired by its musical roots, particularly the streetwear legacy of pioneering rap trio Run-DMC. Consequently, Run-DMC branding and New York’s iconic skyline define the prints for both men and women, finished in a basic color palette of … READ MORE

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Patta – Summer 2014 “#SSS Ladies” Editorial

The inspiration behind Patta‘s apparel collection for women was a simple one: the Amsterdam-based retailer was seeing members of the fairer sex raiding their boyfriends’ closets or procuring Patta gear for themselves, ultimately leading to this latest “#SSS Ladies” editorial, creatively conceived by Ace Dia and Violette … READ MORE

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J.J. Abrams Reveals X-Wing Fighter in “Star Wars: Episode VII” Set Video

As the “Star Wars: Force for Change” contest enters its final week, director J.J. Abrams appeared in a video uploaded today to deliver a new message: in addition to possibly winning a chance to join the cast of the movie, donors will automatically be eligible for an … READ MORE

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adidas ZX Flux – “Weave Pattern” Pack

The latest iteration of the adidas Originals ZX Flux — made up of a trio of styles collected under the “Weave Pattern” banner” — incorporates a woven upper with an all-over graphic, designed to convey an impression of the shoe in motion. The graphic pattern is woven … READ MORE

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KITH x Dover Street Market – “Achromatic” Collection

KITH has teamed up with celebrated retailer Dover Street Market to introduce the “Achromatic” collection, featuring apparel and accessories to complement the Ronnie Fieg x PUMA for Dover Street Market XT-2. The apparel side is highlighted by the short sleeve-pullover Hester Hoody and Rutgers Crew, the former … READ MORE

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Nike+ FuelBox Vending Machine

With no advance notice, Nike summarily dropped the Nike+ FuelBox vending machine in New York City last week. The enclosed Nike goodies — made up mostly of socks, tees and hats — could be had not with cold hard cash (or credit cards) but with the Swoosh’s … READ MORE

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Epaulet Tennis Shoe

New York-based independent retailer Epaulet introduces its own take on the clean leather tennis shoes of the 1960s, featuring an elegantly minimalist build upgraded with premium details. The low-profile lace-ups are handcrafted in Portugal, using full-grain leather from Italy’s acclaimed Gruppo Mastrotto tannery and a Margom rubber sole … READ MORE