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Kanye & Pharrell May Have Saved adidas Originals

Kanye West and Pharrell Williams are considered by many to be icons in both the music and fashion industries. Of the many commonalities they share, the big standout is their endorsement deals with German sportswear giant adidas. Kanye finally released his long awaited Yeezy Boost and Williams …

Kanye West Receives Honorary Doctorate From SAIC

Kanye West gave an hour-long lecture at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago this week and shortly after, he was given an honorary doctorate from the prestigious school. Over the years, the award has been given to influential figures who exhibit creative success in the …

Beyond the Brick A LEGO Brickumentary | Trailer

The story of how a small line of construction toys from a Danish carpentry workshop in 1932 turned into a globally recognized range of toys, games, and even theme parks is the story behind this just-launched Beyond the Brick A LEGO Brickumentary trailer. Directed by Daniel Junge …

Funko Manny Pacquiao Vinyl Toy

In celebration of this weekend’s Fight of the Century, Funko is set to release a Manny Pacquiao vinyl toy. The people’s champ stands at attention in full fighting regalia, complete with red boxing gloves and matching trunks and boots. (The fighter’s arm and chest tattoos are recreated …

Starwood Motors Jeep Nomad

Jeep’s chops in the backwoods are well established, but that doesn’t mean we can’t still have a little fun tackling even more off-road challenges. And that’s exactly what Starwood Motors did with their Jeep Nomad. Beginning with the Jeep Rubicon as a base, the team proceeded to …

BMW R80S Cafe Racer

The BMW R80S Cafe Racer is what you get when you combine an iconic German bike with two designers that own a Hong Kong-based shop known for impeccable leather work and clothing. Oh, and did we mention they make custom motorcycles, too? Their interesting product selection aside, …

4 Mistakes That Led To adidas’ Downfall

adidas was and will always be one of Nike’s main competitors, but last year, Under Armour rose to become the second biggest sportswear company in the United States. With a decline in sales for the past three years and their shares falling nearly 40 percent in the …

Former Nike Designers Issue Counter Lawsuit in Ongoing Legal Battle

Last year, Nike filed a $10 million lawsuit against three of their senior designers following their move over to adidas. Marc Dolce, Mark Miner, and Denis Dekovic have been accused of leaking sensitive material and disclosing future plans to adidas while still being employed by Nike. Refusing …

Nike Clearance Store Coming to NYC

Bargain shoppers rejoice. It has just been announced that New York City’s very first Nike clearance store will be opening at The Shops at SkyView Center in Flushing, Queens. The 15,000-square-foot space will open its doors on April 2 and be filled with affordable footwear and apparel …