Articles by: Melissa Trias

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Mark McNairy for HAVEN – Winter 2013 Footwear Collection

In the past year it seems that NYC-based designer Mark McNairy and urban street wear retailer HAVEN have become BFFs (read: Best Footwear Friends). Having already produced a memorable capsule collection for Winter 2012, the duo has joined forces once again for the Winter 2013 season to … READ MORE

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Herschel Supply Co. – “Navy and Mandarin” Holiday 2013 Collection

For its Holiday 2013 collection, Herschel Supply Co. has taken a page out of the Pantone 2013 color forecast and fashioned 3 backpacks and a duffle bag out of navy blue and mandarin orange cotton-poly fabric. Featuring contoured shoulder straps, padded compartments for electronic devices, and molded … READ MORE

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UNIQLO UT Names NIGO As Its New Creative Director

UNIQLO of Fast Retailing Co. Ltd has released an official statement naming NIGO as the creative director for its U.T. line. Having left his own Japanese street wear brand, A Bathing Ape, this past April, NIGO’s venture into Japanese lifestyle brand UNIQLO will be a welcome change for … READ MORE

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Pink + Dolphin Holiday 2013 Collection Lookbook

Pink + Dolphin’s Holiday 2013 Lookbook hits us just in time for the imminent gift-buying bonanza. With a collection of outerwear pieces ranging from varsity jackets with pink accented camo sleeves, crew neck sweatshirts rocking the Pink + Dolphin signature logo, parkas with fur-lined hoodies, and scarves touting … READ MORE

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Reigning Champ x Ace Hotel – Fall 2013 Collection

Thanks to Canadian brand Reigning Champ and the team at Ace Hotel, you don’t need to don a one-zie to enjoy all-over softness. For their Fall 2013 collaborative collection, the two have created sweatshirts, hoodies, and t-shirts made out of durably soft, mid-weight twill terry in colorways of blue, grey, … READ MORE

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Kanye West Opens “Yeezus Tour” Pop-Up Shop in Los Angeles

With the help of his baby mama, Kanye West has set up a pop-up shop in Los Angeles on 8422 Melrose Avenue right next to DASH boutique. To the delight of fans, the pop-up shop will sell tour merchandise along with other relics of the Kanye West … READ MORE

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Beauty & Youth x Reigning Champ – Fall 2013 Collaboration Collection

If you can remember the maritime collaboration that Japanese-based Beauty & Youth did with Canadian brand Reigning Champ for their  Spring/Summer 2013 line, then the Fall 2013 capsule collection will look like an appropriate reprise in black and blue. The heavy terry-fleece constructed designs come in four silhouettes (a long-sleeved … READ MORE

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Nike WMNS Air Revolution Sky Hi QS “Tokyo”

Inspired by the first iconic Nike basketball sneaker, the Nike Air Revolution Sky Hi QS “Tokyo” women’s shoe features a combination upper with basketball-inspired overlays, a snazzy velcro strap at the ankle, and a hidden, 2.5 inch wedge for that extra oomph of altitude power. As every … READ MORE

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Pinterest’s New San Francisco Headquarters

Pinterest, the people’s go-to site for discovering DIY projects and other ideas of fancy, has a new office headquartered in San Francisco that has (unsurprisingly) sparked our interest. Company founder Evan Sharp chose a team of concept designers to transform the once barren SoMA warehouse on 7th … READ MORE

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Ghe-O Rescue

The Ghe-O Rescue is a life-saving machine. It can drive through flooded land, climb steep mountain sides, paddle through rivers, carry a sled of injured people to safety, and even pull a buried truck out of a snow-laden catastrophe– all in one day! Marking itself as the “ideal solution … READ MORE

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40oz NYC x Black Scale Collaboration

What would Halloween be without a few treats? From 40oz NYC and Black Scale comes a San Francisco inspired capsule collection comprised of long and short sleeved shirts, jackets, and hats to make the candy-based festivities that much sweeter. Pictured below are the white on black printed t-shirts … READ MORE