Articles by: Melissa Trias


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


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


UNIQLO UT Names NIGO As Its New Creative Director”>UNIQLO of Fast Retailing Co. Ltd has released an official statement naming” target=”_blank”>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 … READ MORE


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


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


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


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


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


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


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 … READ MORE


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