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Cone Mills x New Balance ML1300DC Made in USA “Authors Collection”

In late August New Balance released the “Distinct Authors” pack, part of the larger Distinct Made in the USA Collection that aims to capture the essence of westward expansion and the Gold Rush. One of the prominent themes displayed amongst the Author’s collection was raw denim, sourced … READ MORE

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Jordan Brand Introduces Project X with Basketball-Themed Manga Teaser

In the style of that famous basketball-themed manga (or Japanese style comic) and anime, Jordan Brand asks “Who Likes Basketball?” in its teaser for an upcoming release. Simply known as “Project X,” officials at Nike’s Jumpman division are keeping most of the details about it under wrap … READ MORE

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New Balance 997 Brown/Black Made in USA “Authors Collection”

Whether it is the craftsmanship that goes into each pair (like these 997’s, manufactured right here in the USA), or the attention to detail that is paid to every aspect of the shoe, it is abundantly clear that New Balance understands better than most how to embolden … READ MORE

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Starcow x New Balance 1500 – Fall 2014

The New Balance 1500 silhouette hasn’t been to pervasive so far in 2014, but there’s still time to get in a fresh new pair. With the help of Paris’ Starcow, this looks to be the case, with the duo dropping a pack of collaborative kicks for Fall … READ MORE

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Nike Air Force 1 – “Winter Workboot” Pack | Available Now

Once again Nike has successfully brought the boot aesthetic to a one of their signature models, this time using both the Nike Air Force 1 High and Nike Air Force 1 Low. The high features a rich brogue brown leather upper with white contrast stitching, gold hexagonal … READ MORE

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adidas Originals ZX 8000 – “Fall of the Wall” Pack

The Berlin Wall was both a physical division between West Berlin and East Germany and the symbolic boundary between democracy and communism. Just as with it’s construction in the dead of night, its destruction was nearly as instantaneous and was a cause of celebration around the world. … READ MORE

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VANS x Chef Tyler Kord of No. 7 – Kitchen-Friendly Vans Classic Slip-On

VANS has a long history of producing shoes that are designed to take a beating. It seems almost natural therefore that they’ve come up with a pair that is specifically for some of the people who put their shoes through the messiest and most difficult conditions: professional … READ MORE

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Number (N)ine x atmos x Onitsuka Tiger “Tiger Alliance”

A trio of Japanese labels — Number (N)ine, Onitsuka Tiger and atmos — have joined forces on a new joint venture, one that sees a low-profile runner dubbed the “Tiger Alliance” carrying a nylon base embellished with a subtly ornate print. Additional details include grey suede overlays, white … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 9 Elite “Brave Blue”

Nike is set to launch the “Brave Blue” edition of the Nike Kobe 9 Elite, featuring a colorway inspired by the late Dr. Jerry Buss, the legendary Lakers owner who enjoyed a reputation as an expert poker player. Dr. Buss was known to sport a blue jacket while at … READ MORE

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Bodega x Reebok Pump 25th Anniversary “1989”

Boston’s Bodega is teaming up once again with Reebok, this time producing a special-edition Reebok Pump in celebration of the high-top’s 25th birthday. The shoe is dubbed the “1989” as a nod to the silhouette’s vintage, a year that saw the arms race in basketball footwear technology really take … READ MORE

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ACD Gallery – Fall 2014 “See You Later” Editorial featuring VANS Vault & Norse Projects

Coordinated by creative agency BLACK ORANGE and photographer Kenneth Mitchell, “See You Later” editorial highlights upcoming products from VANS Vault and Norse Projects against the unique urban backdrop of downtown San Diego. It is also an inaugural project from ACD Gallery, a recently opened boutique with labels … READ MORE