Articles by: Poe

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New Balance 1600 Elite Edition – “Detective”

New Balance is asking you to see beyond the beige & green suede on this Elite Edition 1600 for a moment and imagine yourself in the world of mystery and suspense. Soon, each of its design details will begin to make sense – the fingerprint graphics on … READ MORE

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Nike Opens the Liu Xiang Center on its new Greater China Headquarters

In honor of Chinese track star Liu Xiang, Nike Brand President Trevor Edwards formally opened the Liu Xiang Center on its new Greater China Headquarters in Shanghai over the weekend. Joined by other Nike executives, fellow athletes, friend and family, the grand opening marked another chapter in a long-standing partnership between… READ MORE

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U-BOAT Chimera Carbonio Chronograph Watch

Most famous for its “BAW” (Big A**ed Watch), Italian watchmaker U-BOAT recently released a timepiece along the size of normalcy, for a change. Handcrafted and finished, the U-BOAT Chimera Carbonio Chronograph is quipped with a GMT 25-jewel automatic movement sandwiched in between a curved sapphire crystal face … READ MORE

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VANS Vault x The Darkside Initiative – “Armored” Pack

A lead supplier to urban explorers around the Bay Area, retailer The Darkside Initiative recently partnered with VANS Vault in the creation of Armored Pack, a two-part collection featuring VANS Vault Era LX and VANS Vault Sk8-Hi LX with two technical fabrics. Fitted with actual armor plates, … READ MORE

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Supreme x The North Face – Fall/Winter 2014 Capsule Collection

Like the season itself, the arrival of Fall also marks the launch of Supreme’s collaboration with outerwear/travel speciality brand The North Face. Already a perennial favorite among fans with unconventional styles, the Fall/Winter 2014 Capsule Collection by Supreme and The North Face features an all-over paisley prints … READ MORE

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adidas Originals Stadium Jacket – Fall/Winter 2014

Varsity, Letterman, Destroyer… while the names are different, the outerwear designs have pretty much consistent to one another. Now, joining this league of classic sportswear silhouette is the Stadium Jacket from adidas Originals. In Black with White Sleeves or Dark Grey Heather with Black Sleeves, the collegiate-style … READ MORE

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Barneys New York x Nixon – Holiday 2014 Collection

The annual tradition is back once again as trendsetting retail giant Barney New York and So-Cal lifestyle brand Nixon unveil their new timepiece collection for Holiday 2014. In the forms of two popular models – The Sentry Chrono Leather and The Time Teller, each featuring a oxblood-colored … READ MORE

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adidas Originals ZXFLUX Experience – NYC Pop-Up Shop

Emblazoned with the slogan “Infinite Possibilities” and a giant ZX Flux sculpture as its centerpiece, adidas and adidas Originals opened their first ZXFLUX Experience Pop-Up Shop in New York City last night. Situated at the heart of the SoHo neighborhood and just steps away from the city’s … READ MORE

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Oakley: The Historical Collection by Brian Takumi – Tye-Dye Pack

Before him and his wife welcomed their beautiful baby girl earlier this year, those around designer Brian Takumi used to joke about how he was already a proud father of a behemoth named Oakley. Recently named as its Vice President of Brand Creative, Takumi took to task … READ MORE

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Michael Jordan’s 13 Greatest Moments Wearing the Air Jordan 13

Dreaded by his foes on the basketball court, Michael Jordan’s stealthy moves and uncanny agility earned him the nickname “Black Panther,” one that became the inspiration during the design process for Air Jordan 13. As with many other Air Jordan designs by the legendary Tinker Hatfield, the … READ MORE

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PacSun x Reed Space by Jeff Staple – Shop Within A Shop Concept

Starting next Thursday, November 20th, retail chain PacSun will open one of its first “Shop Within A Shop” concept within the popular Queens Center mall in Elmhurst, New York. With help from influencer Jeff Staple, the two collaborators will be “recreating” a fragment of Staple’s trendsetting Reed … READ MORE