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Slam Dunk x Air Jordan 6 – “Hanamichi Sakuragi” | Another Look

Covered entirely in Varsity Red-colored nubuck leather on translucent soles, the Slam Dunk x Air Jordan 6 “Hanamichi Sakuragi” appears to be no different than other all-red AJ6s, with the exception of the embroidered “10”, Sakuragi’s jersey number, near the heel. But when light strikes it at a certain angle, an entire pane of the Slam Dunk manga appears. Illustrated by Inoue specifically… READ MORE

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Slam Dunk x Jordan Brand – Hong Kong Launch Party | Event Recap

Approximately half a world away in Hong Kong and some 8 hours before Jordan Brand sent out the official press release on its new collaboration with manga/anime series Slam Dunk, selected members of press and media received the rare opportunity to experience the new Slam Dunk x Jordan Brand exhibition… READ MORE

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An Inside Look at Colossal Media

Last week in our Fresh & Creative segment, we presented you with an interview with Paul Lindahal, Vice-President of Colossal Media, the largest outdoor mural painting company in the world. In that segment, we displayed some of Colossal’s finest work, from replicating work for KAWS and Banksy … READ MORE

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Fresh + Creative – Colossal Media

Colossal Media is the largest outdoor mural painting company in the world. Their slogan, “Always Hand Paint,” adorns their scaffoldings and many of the finished products. In an era of 3d printers and all-digital everything, it’s remarkable that a company devoted to using 1920s methods for production has been so successful. But standing a block away from a 300 foot tall photorealistic mural with… READ MORE

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Heather Grey Wall & Mark McNairy New Amsterdam Pop-Up Shops at Space Ninety 8

Forging a new retail concept far apart for its familiar Bohemianism theme, Urban Outfitters recently established Space Ninety 8, an experimental storefront in Brooklyn that will be hosting two pop-up shops for Japan’s Heather Grey Wall and Mark McNairy New Amsterdam starting this month. Located within the lower level of Space Ninety 8… READ MORE

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EN NOIR – Spring/Summer 2015 Runway Show | Behind the Scenes

As designer Rob Garcia grew up in Southern California, a childhood spent on the skateboard eventually morphed into college football, and all the while the importance of movement and competition was ingrained in his psyche. Years later those lessons are still there, as Garcia points out that hesitation can kill a brand… READ MORE