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Hender Scheme – Manual Industrial Products 01 Black: Inspired by Nike Air Force 1 High

To some, they are just plain rip-offs while others think of them as luxury re-interpretations. For Hender Scheme’s founder/designer Ryo Kashiwazaki, however, his creations are homages to some of the greatest sneaker designs out there. This obviously includes the Nike Air Force 1 High, which Hender Scheme … READ MORE

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visvim FBT Sashiko

To this day, the visvim FBT remains in a category of its own, a truly hybrid sneaker before there were high-end fashion sneakers. The longstanding classic gets a revamp for this season by the way of Sashiko, a traditional Japanese stitching method used for reinforcement and decorative … READ MORE

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Reigning Champ – Stretch Nylon Training Apparel

We know Reigning Champ as a premium fleece specialist, but the Vancouver-based label goes a different direction with this two-piece capsule for Fall/Winter 2014. Built with a lightweight stretch nylon/spandex blend, the goods take the form of a knee-length running short and stand-up collar zip jacket with … READ MORE

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HAVEN – “Step Inside” 2014 Footwear Editorial

Acclaimed Canadian retailer HAVEN casts a spotlight on its current footwear offerings, which speak to the astonishing variety and depth of quality currently sitting on the store’s shelves. They include a deconstructed Margiela-inspired sneaker from Hender Scheme; two-tone Bowood Brogues made in collaboration with Tricker’s; Cow Leather Bluchers … READ MORE

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Stone Island Fall/Winter 2014 Collection – Delivery 1

Delivery 1 of Stone Island‘s Fall/Winter 2014 collection is now arriving in stores, and it’s no surprise that the Italian menswear brand kicks off the new season with a stellar lineup of outerwear. There’s the Sheepskin Short Jacket, sprayed and waxed for a rich patina while also enhancing the durability … READ MORE

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Tricker’s for HAVEN Summer 2014 Collection

HAVEN has partnered with world renowned bench-made footwear specialist Tricker’s for an exclusive capsule collection, featuring the handcrafted low cut Bowood Brogues and Super Shoe Derbies. The latter is built with supple repelleo suede and smooth calf leather at the heel and interior lining, along with a hand-stitched barbour welt … READ MORE

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Nike Air Max 1 Essential – Spring/Summer 2014 Suede Pack

Representing the “muted side” of sneaker design spectrum, the Nike Air Max 1 Essential is the perfect foil against the likes of Nike What The KD and the just released Mercurial Pack. Largely unchanged in appearance since its introduction back in 1987, the Tinker Hatfield-designed silhouette features … READ MORE

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HAVEN – Spring/Summer 2014 “Burn My Shadow” Editorial

Premium Canadian retailer HAVEN brings out its best and brightest for its Spring/Summer 2014 editorial, dubbed “Burn My Shadow” and shot by photographer Ryan Lindow. The goods on display are squarely within the store’s wheelhouse, meaning there are a multitude of Japanese brands that demand international acclaim … READ MORE

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HAVEN – Vancouver Store Grand Opening

It’s been five years since HAVEN first opened up shop on the quiet backstreets of Blood Alley in Gastown, which represented the brand’s first real expansion. The move to open up a second location in Vancouver was a risky one for HAVEN, but one that hasn’t come … READ MORE

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visvim FBT Geo Patchwork – Brown

visvim is known for their creative and innovative designs and this Geo Patchwork continues to build their already stellar resume with yet another amazing release. The overall design keeps with their handcrafted and bespoke style, utilizing a premium brown British cowhide suede base with a hand-stitched quilted … READ MORE

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Arc’teryx Veilance – Nomin Pack

Don’t let its simplicity fool you, the Nomin Pack by Arc’teryx Veilance actually offers more functions than your average day pack. Made from weatherproof AC2 Nylon with taped seams and WaterTight zipper enclosures to ensure a complete barrier against the elements, the Nomin Back comes with two … READ MORE