Tag results for: J.Crew


Nike Sportswear VNTG – Pre-Montreal Waffle Racer | J. Crew Exclusive Colorway

So beloved by generations of runners that its simply known as “Nike Runner” most of the time, but the Nike Waffle Runner had its origin from the 1970s Valnqueuer track spikes. To accommodate runners then and one particular star athlete, Steve Prefontaine, Nike designed the Waffle Runner … READ MORE


Lee for J.Crew – 101 Slim Rider jean

James Dean might have baptized it with celebrityhood when he wore them in Rebel Without a Cause, but the Lee 101 jean was already known to cowboys as a true workhorse out on the open range. In living those days of hard riding again, clothier J. Crew … READ MORE


PF Flyers & J.Crew – The All Court

All-American sneaker brand PF Flyers knows a thing or two about producing a quality shoe and have no problem finding retailers to collaborate with to build a new pair of their classic kicks. This time around, PF Flyers paired up with highbrow apparel brand J.Crew to design … READ MORE


Complex Cut & Show: J. Crew’s Men’s Shops | Video

Once the darling among catalog merchants, J. Crew started its expansion beyond the glossy pages with a series of brick & mortar storefronts in the late 1980s. The hope was to capitalize the already well known name to a new set of customer base, and it did … READ MORE


J.Crew x Nike Vintage Collection | Available Now

Under the tutelage of Amsterdam native Frank Frank Muytjens, J. Crew gradually became an emporium for classic offerings. There was Red Wing Shoes, Timex, Barbour followed by Belstaff, Sperry, New Balance, Billy Reid, and now, Nike, or more specifically Nike Vintage. 3 timeless editions – Nike Waffle Racer, … READ MORE


New Balance x J.Crew – Spring 2011 Colors

J.Crew now has another three colorways to add to the repertoire in their landmark collaboration with New Balance on the 1400 model. The first series brought together two American legends for J.Crew-exclusive colorways on the elusive 1400 model that is usually a Japanese release. Crafted in Maine, … READ MORE


J.Crew x New Balance 1400 – The Process | Video

See the birth of a new classic in this behind-the-scene video which documented the creation of New Balance 1400 by J. Crew. The brief clip followed the conception of the collaboration by Head of J. Crew Men’s Collection, Frank Muytjens, to the actual production line at Skowhegan, … READ MORE


J.Crew x New Balance 1400 | Available Now

It was only a matter of time that 2 iconic labels will co-create on of the most endearing sneaker edition. So here it is, the newest collaboration from J.Crew and New Balance, the 1400. Soon after it opened, J.Crew’s Liquor Store, an unique retail concept situated in … READ MORE


Mickey Drexler – Retail Therapist | WSJ Magazine Feature

The Wall Street Journal Magazine recently took the time to create an extensive feature and article around Mickey Drexler: Retail Therapist. Drexler is also the CEO of J.Crew and the person who is accredited with turning the brand around since taking over in 2003. J.Crew is now … READ MORE


J. Crew – Fall 2010 Men’s Collection | Preview

Last week J.Crew previewed their Fall 2010 Men’s Collection and judging by the preview it looks as if J.Crew is on it’s way to becoming a household name within the world of menswear. J.Crew Designer, Frank Muytjens, has turned this brand around since his start in 2008. … READ MORE


J. Crew x Fred Segal – J. Crew Selections Shop-In-Shop

For all who have been keeping track, J. Crew has changed rather significantly in the past few years, reaching out to newer and wider ranges of audience. Think the Liquor Shop and J. Crew Men’s Shop in New York City; think collaborations and exclusive items from top … READ MORE