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Matt Powell Analyzes Sneaker Culture | Video

Matt Powell knows sneakers much better than you do. Having worked for several retail companies, including Sports Authority and Modell’s, he’s observed and been a part of sneaker culture for over a decade. Currently, he serves as the Sports Industry Analyst at NPD Group, a consulting company … READ MORE

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Introducing the FIAT 500X

Selecting either from a 160 horsepower, 1.4-liter MultiAir Turbo with a six-speed manual transmission, or the 180 horsepower 2.4-liter Tigershark MultiAir2 with a a nine-speed automatic transmission, the new FIAT 500X is more than ready to take on its larger counterparts in the already crowded compact crossover … READ MORE

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adidas Consortium Tubular

Even as we await the official launch date for the highly anticipated adidas Originals Tubular (they hit stores tomorrow), the Three-Stripes is set to release a limited-edition version of the shoe under its premium Consortium imprint. The duo of available colorways take the form of simple black or … READ MORE

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Parabellum Holiday 2014 Pop-Up Shop

Luxury leather goods specialist Parabellum has opened a holiday pop-up shop just a stone’s throw away from the brand’s L.A. flagship on Melrose, which itself had its grand opening this past fall. Located inside the Grove, the new 1,100 square-foot space offers Parabellum’s signature leather bags, belts and … READ MORE

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adidas Originals by NIGO – Fall/Winter 2014 Lookbook Featuring Ratking

The latest offerings from the adidas Originals by NIGO Fall/Winter 2014 range are presented in the following lookbook, shot by renowned photographer and filmmaker Ari Marcopoulos and featuring the underground New York rap outfit Ratking. Framed in close quarters against a graffiti-scrawled backdrop, the shoot is emblematic … READ MORE

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10 Moments Sneakerheads Understand | Video

Getting your new sneakers stepped on is like dropping your new iPhone for the first time. It sucks but it’s cathartic in a way, almost like a right of passage, because you knew it was gonna happen eventually. For people that don’t understand, it might not seem … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 9 “Gym Blue”

This latest colorway of the Nike Kobe 9 features complementary hues more in line with the UCLA Bruins than the Los Angeles Lakers. Gym Blue covers the one-piece engineered mesh upper, good for a lightweight build and enhanced breathability, while University Gold appears on the Swoosh and Flywire cables, which … READ MORE

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Vin Diesel Says “I Am Groot” In 15 Languages

Vin Diesel might be a genius. He first stole our hearts playing the titular character in The Iron Giant and did it again this year voicing the lovable Groot in Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. If you say that you didn’t feel feelings at the end of … READ MORE

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Casio G-Shock GA-100CM Watch – “Camouflage Plated Dial” Series

In part to how well its customers received the previous camouflage packs, Casio is planning to add two new camo series to its G-Shock timepiece line. First up will be the Casio G-Shock GA-100CM Watch “Camouflage Plated Dial” Series, which features a trio of Casio G-Shock GA-100 … READ MORE

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Aimé Leon Dore Concept Shop | Inside Look

Yesterday we unveiled the seasonal lookbook for the highly anticipated third collection from the emerging menswear brand that’s continuing to make waves, Aimé Leon Dore. Inspired by the label’s hometown during the 1980s, the goods — collected under the 0214 “New York” banner — reflect the growth of … READ MORE

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Nike Air Force 1 Low CMFT “Kyrie Irving” | Release Info

Originally profiled here a week ago, the Nike Air Force 1 Low CMFT “Kyrie Irving” has been officially unveiled. The shoe features a duo of contrasting colorways, one inspired by Kyrie’s Duke Blue Devils college team, the other dedicated to the Cleveland Cavaliers, the NBA franchise he currently calls home. … READ MORE