Articles by: Poe

Loopwheeler x Nike Lunar Force 1 Low

After several unofficial leaks on the Internet early last month, the two special Nike Lunar Force 1 Low by Japan’s Loopwheeler clothier are now in full view. In two iterations, one with a more contemporary approach in tonal grey upper and pristine white Lunarlon sole. Appointments of …

The Game Plan by Champs Sports – Jordan Legend Blue Collection

Somehow, Tinker Hatfield always knew Michael Jordan would return to basketball one day after his retirement, a reason why the Nike design guru went ahead and created the Air Jordan 11 while Jordan was still uncertain about his baseball career. Then, that fateful day came on March …

Star Wars x adidas Originals Top Ten Hi Kids – “Yoda” Glow-in-the-Dark

Back in 2010, adidas Originals unleashed a galactic-sized collaborative initiative, completed with an Imperial March through Midtown Manhattan, with its Star Wars partnership. Now with the premiere of Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens just a year away, the Trefoil brand might be in the works …

Nike Air Max 1 – “Olympic”

The design team over at Nike is getting off to an early start for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro with this new Air Max 1 “Olympic” model. Blue toe box white mesh with a layer of leather overlay in crisp white, hits of red …

Supreme x Timberland Field Boots – Fall/Winter 2014

Leave it to Supreme’s James Jebbia and Brendon Babenzien to “heat” things up this holiday season with the new Supreme x Timberland Field Boots. Made out of premium, waterproof Horween leather and canvas, the collaborative edition comes in three delectable designs – blue, yellow/tan, and green, seen …

Stussy x PORTER – Fall/Winter 2014 Capsule Collection

Previewed earlier this month, the newest collaborative collection between Stussy and Yoshida & Co‘s PORTER brand is now available via select Stussy retail locations. Constructed out of PORTER’s signature nylon twill fabric, itself a derivative from the famous military issued MA-1 aviator jacket, the collection features four …

Nike Air Command Force – White/Lion Blue-Bright Crimson

A culmination that started first with Air Force 1, then Air Force II and III before including Air Force STS and finally Air Force V, the Nike Air Command Force was a technical marvel of its days. One of the first athletic footwear to include not just …

VILLA x Starter “Carolina X-Mas” Satin Jacket

Following its “Midnight Madness” & “Forgotten Franchises” initiatives, VILLA, Philadelphia’s iconic retail chain, will be turning its attention another industry icon, the University of North Carolina Tar Heels. A collegiate athletic program second to none, the Tar Heels have helped to shape not just athletes but the …

2015 MINI John Cooper Works – “Night Riders” feat. Tony Hawk and Guerlain Chicherit

Not to be outdone by Ken Block and his custom 845 horsepower “Hoonicorn RTR” Ford Mustang, automaker MINI just added its own twist on the “Gymkhana” concept with Night Riders. Featuring skate legend Tony Hawk holding onto and French rally racing champ Guerlain Chicherit driving the new …