Articles by: Masa

MR. GENTLEMAN x Orphic Hellion

Japanese footwear company Orphic is not afraid to push the boundaries of sneakers. They embrace the hybrid aesthetic, putting together wingtip design on the uppers with high performance rubber soles from Vibram underneath it. MR. GENTLEMAN gravitated towards this unique style, engaging in a partnership for their …

KAWS – Solo Exhibition | Los Angeles

If you are a KAWS fan in Los Angeles, embrace yourself as the famed artist will be coming to LA for his third solo exhibition at Honor Fraser gallery. All new body of work is prepared for this exhibit, including drawings, paintings, and sculptures. Referencing American popular …

visvim FBT Sashiko

To this day, the visvim FBT remains in a category of its own, a truly hybrid sneaker before there were high-end fashion sneakers. The longstanding classic gets a revamp for this season by the way of Sashiko, a traditional Japanese stitching method used for reinforcement and decorative …

Quartersnacks x Nike SB – “After” | Video

It looks like the hype machine could go on overdrive, as Quartersnacks gets ready to drop their joint venture project with Nike SB tomorrow. To give a visual representation of their movement, Quartersnacks gathered some of their skaters to hit the streets of New York City. By …

X-Girl x Reebok Insta Pump Fury

Girl’s fashion label, X-Girl, have been churning out impressive catalog of collaboration sneakers over the years. Sneaker enthusiasts can probably remember at least one design with Reebok, especially their numerous Insta Pump Fury projects. Their latest collaboration is part of the 20th anniversary of Insta Pump Fury, …

FEIT Bi-Color High + Low

FEIT may not be the most adventurous footwear out there, but its dedication to quality is something that cannot be taken lightly. They stepped out of their comfort zone in some way for these Bi-Color sneakers, featuring a two-tone upper that is split vertically at the back …

Eytys – Flagship Store Opens | Stockholm

Things are looking up and up for Swedish footwear company, Eytys, as they unveil their first ever flagship store in Stockholm. This transition is only natural, as the label was conceived and nurtured in their native city of Stockholm. In terms of the shop design, Post Modern …

BEAMS T x Le Coq Sportif LCS-R1000

French sportswear brand, Le Coq Sportif, might not be on everyone’s radar yet, but sneaker enthusiasts have been gravitating towards the company in recent times. Thanks to a handful of high profile collaborations, the niche brand is filtrating into the US market. Japan’s leading casual fashion retailer …

Supreme – KRS-ONE interview | Video

Students of hip-hop culture would no doubt know the relevance of KRS-One to the culture, but his presence and influence spilled outside the underground culture. Supreme partnered with the legendary MC for a collection of t-shirts this season. To begin with, his MC name is an acronym …