Tag results for: J.Crew

Freshness Curated: 10 New York City Menswear Shops

Menswear bloggers, give yourselves a well-deserved pat on the back. Your new media machinations have propelled the growth of menswear, making it outpace womenswear in 2014 (4.5 percent versus 3.7) to the tune of $440 billion in total sales. We’re guessing that a disproportionate amount of national …

Birdwell for J.Crew Collection

This season, J.Crew has teamed up with Birdwell, the company based in Santa Ana, California, that’s been churning out legendary board shorts since the early ’60s. As one of the first brands to specifically design its swimwear with surfers in mind, Birdwell uses dense two-ply nylon and a …

J.Crew x New Balance 990 V.1 Pack | Available Now

Following last week’s announcement, J.Crew has launched its New Balance 990 V.1 pack on a national scale. Available in two contrasting colorways, the retro runner is made true to its original design, or “V.1″ silhouette. The build does stray from the original formula, however, featuring perforated suede inlays …

J.Crew x New Balance 990 V.1 Pack

New Balance has had a great run with J.Crew so far, giving handsome makeovers to some of their most classic silhouettes. Now, for the first time ever, they have allowed a collaboration on the iconic 1982 original 990 model. For the Spring 2015 season, the two brands …

J.Crew Fall/Winter 2015 Menswear Collection

In formulating the direction of J.Crew‘s Fall/Winter 2015 collection, Frank Muytjens, the head of men’s design, was inspired by army and navy surplus items that he saw last year at a vintage army show in the south of England. Consequently, the collection places a premium on functionality, like cargo pockets …

J.Crew x New Balance 1400 “Fort Green”

For the past several years, J.Crew has been the best option for New Balance fanatics to get their fix of the venerable 1400 silhouette. The retailer’s exclusive models of the retro runner were previously offered in all suede builds, but now the two brands have cooked up …

J.Crew x New Balance 996 Collection

Extending an already-strong relationship, two titans in the lifestyle game return with another strong release sure to get the attention of sneakerheads across the map: the J. Crew x New Balance 996 Collection. Proving that their success in 2014 with the “Inferno” 998, “Independence Day” 998, and …

Top 12 Stories of 2014 – Collaborations

What makes collaborations fascinating is the bringing together of like-minded sensibilities and philosophies to produce something new and unexpected. Two partners bounce off ideas, brainstorm, hash over and ultimately create. As consumers, we reap the rewards of their labor, and as simple observers, we appreciate the magic …

Ebbets Field Flannels Vintage Knit Football Jersey Collection | J.Crew Exclusive

Exclusive to fashion retail chain J.Crew, the Ebbets Field Flannels Vintage Knit Football Jersey Collection features three distinctive designs, each a replica of actual team jersey from early part of the last century. In 100% 16-gauge wool and  faithfully reproduced, the design team at Ebbets Field Flannels …