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UNDFTD + CONS Poor Man Weapon Burgundy Capsule

Much of the news around James Bond of UNDFTD has been generated by his high profile projects for adidas Originals. But on February 15th, the sneaker world gets a reminder that one of the favorite and most successful UNDFTD sneaker collaborations is with Converse, and the Poor …

Freshness Week in Review: 1/16/2011 1/22/2011

It’s pretty obvious what the overall theme was this week: shows – both runway and buyer’s events. From Pitti Uomo in Florence, to Paris Fashion Week, to Bread and Butter in Berlin, and Agenda and (capsule), in our own New York City, which had artistic direction by …

Freshness Week In Review: 7/19/2010 – 7/23/2010

This week has been slightly crazed at the Freshness office because New York City has been hopping this week. First, (capsule) and Agenda has our calendars filled with Spring/Summer 2011 previews, not to mention a great roof top party to wrap things up with. Then, we learned …

Capsule Show 2010 – EDWIN – Spring 2011

A passion trickled through the last 60 years, EDWIN of Japan started when K.K. Tsunemi wanted to produce denim locally in Japan.  By the 1960s, the label was known for its innovative fabric and washes.  It was the first to create rigid denim at 16oz.  The first …

Capsule Show 2010 – Rooftop Party | Event Recap

If there was ever a setting to be the perfect allegory for the state of fashion market today, then last evening Capsule Show rooftop party would be the one. Lined with brilliant performances by DJ Jus Ske, the band Soft Circle, and Kitsune, the event, hosted by …

Capsule Show 2010 – Staple Design – Spring 2011

Taped seams, crafted silhouettes, and hinted themes, Jeff Staple’s Staple Design collection is never the one to disappoint. For Spring 2011, it’s vibrant graphics, polka-dots, checks and plaids, but always with a surreptitious theme. And of course, the iconic pigeon is back again in caps and tees. …

Capsule Show 2010 – Palladium – Spring 2011

Revival of archive, resurgence of heritage, these are the themes of 2010 and onward to 2011, with exception of Palladium. After a deep root tapping the previous 2 seasons, the 100+ year boot maker is doing something quite different for Spring 2011 with the introduction of summer …

Capsule Show 2010 – Mark McNairy x Pro-Keds – September 2010

One of the most celebrated designers of the moment, Mark McNairy, has been rather busy. Not only has he expanded his eponymous collection to include apparel, he has also recently taken on the post of Creative Director for Woolrich Woollen Mills, succeeding Daiki Suzuki. At (capsule), folks …

Capsule Show 2010 – Generic Surplus – Spring 2011

Live from (capsule) NYC is Generic Surplus, who continues to wow the grown-up sneakerheads with simple styles and spot on creative designs. Talk about ventilation for summer? Check out a well ventilated woven retake on plimsolls that are rendered in the classic red, white and blue (and …