Articles by: Poe

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Kevin Lyons x Arkitip x Casio G-Shock GB-5600B-K8JF Watch

Curated in conjunction with LA-based creative collective Arkitip, Casio just unveiled the G-Shock GB-5600B-K8JF watch, its final model for 2014. Based on the GB-5600 model series with Bluetooth wireless connectivity, the durable timepiece is capable of notification on incoming emails, text messages, as well as phone calls … READ MORE

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GIVENCHY – Basketball Fade Print Nylon Backpack

Fashion designer Riccardo Tisci’s fascination with the game of basketball continues this season with the release this new black nylon backpack. Much like his other designs for fashion house GIVENCHY’s sports-infused collection, the basketball on the backpack takes on a 3-dimensional appearance thanks to the Trompe-l’œil style … READ MORE

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PacSun – “Grand Prix” Collection

Over this past weekend, retailer PacSun unveiled the “Grand Prix “ Collection, its most comprehensive collaborative project to date. Featuring seven pivotal and influential West Coast brands we’ve all grown accustom to: Diamond Supply Co., The Hundreds, Crooks & Castles, Been Trill, Black Scale, Grizzly and V/SUAL, … READ MORE

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LEGO x Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Fan-Made Teaser Trailers

In the instant when director J.J. Abrams and Lucasfilm released the teaser for Star Wars: The Force Awakens (aka Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens) on Black Friday last week, legion of fans started the task of re-animating the 1:38-minute long clip into pixelated LEGO stop-motion … READ MORE

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Poler Rolltop Backpack – Desert Camo

With its capacity to hold 22-liter worth of “stuff,” the new Rolltop Backpack from Poler is perfect for your daily commute to school/work or a weekend outing to the great outdoor. Made from 1000D Campdura, a Cordura-like fabric developed by Poler Outdoor Stuff, with a 420D nylon … READ MORE

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“75 Years of Marvel Comics: From the Golden Age to the Silver Screen” Book | By TASCHEN

Though it doesn’t come with its own book stand, like the Sumo-sized Annie Leibovitz limited edition, the 75 Years of Marvel Comics by publisher TASCHEN is still a hefty and voluminous printed matter. Measuring at 11.4-inch by 15.6-inch with 712 pages, it features some 2,000 original arts … READ MORE

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Sneaker Releases and Deals for Cyber Monday 2014

Initially a term coined by the National Retail Federation as a way to gauge consumer sentiments, Cyber Monday quickly replaced Black Friday as the single 24-hour period with most retail transactions of the year. In 2013 alone, the day saw a 20% spike in activities, with a … READ MORE

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Sneaker Releases on Black Friday 2014

With the increasing ease to shop for items online and retailers’ effort to clamp down on long queues, traditional sales events on Black Friday have been on decline in recent years, especially after a mall worker was trampled to death in 2008. Out of safety and sanity, … READ MORE

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Amazing Works of Art and the Technology Behind Them

When the usual temperate temperature gave way to scorching high ones in the triple digits and near 100% humidity, “hellish” was perhaps the best PG-rated way to describe Summer 2013 in New York City. Yet day after day, there was a line of hundreds if not thousands … READ MORE

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The Fourness by Kazuki Kuraishi – Spring/Summer 2015 Collection Lookbook

If you were to differentiate each of the current menswear designers from Japan and their styles, you immediately tell that Hiroki Nakamura pursues a rustic Brohemian touch in his brand visvim, that Shinsuke Takizawa’s love of choppers and hot rods blended nicely with NEIGHBORHOOD’s design theme, and … READ MORE

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HUF x Black Scale – “Poker” Collection | Black Friday Release

To end the year in an high note, the crew from HUF and Black Scale organized an invitation-only poker tournament earlier this month. While a winning of $5000 was on the line, for most of the contestants, it was about pride and the bragging right till the … READ MORE