Articles by: Masa

MR.GENTLEMAN x Orphic Wingtip Laceup Sneakers 10

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 … READ MORE

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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 … READ MORE

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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 … READ MORE

Quartersnacks x Nike SB - After Video

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 … READ MORE

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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, … READ MORE

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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 … READ MORE

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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 … READ MORE

BEAMS T x Le Coq Sportif LCS-R1000 01

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 … READ MORE

Supreme - KRS-ONE interview Video

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 … READ MORE

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Buscemi – Pebbled Screwback Cap

Jon Buscemi kicked off his assault on the footwear industry by launching the namesake brand, Buscemi. In the brand’s inception, Buscemi introduced a range of leather goods that accompanied the main footwear line. It has been a while since they dropped anything other than sneakers, and this … READ MORE

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Nike SB Stefan Janoski CNVS – Bright Mango

Leading the way for Fall 2014 delivery from Nike SB is a brand new colorway of Stefan Janoski signature shoes. While performance-based variants such as Lunar Stefan Janoski and Stefan Janoski Max are a welcome change, the classic silhouette is still one of the best shoes for … READ MORE