Tag results for: UBIQ

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Hello Kitty x UBIQ – Mascot Fatima

They say that  imitation is the most sincere form of flattery, and these sneakers clearly borrow the concept of adidas Originals byJeremy Scott. However, rather than making a complete bootleg, Japanese independent sneaker brand UBIQ tackled this project with the biggest name in the Sanrio enterprise, Hello … READ MORE

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HEAD PORTER Plus x UBIQ Standard Dot

The first collaboration sneaker between HEADPORTER PLUS and UBIQ proved to be a success, and here we take a look at the second installment from the two Japanese brands. Taking inspiration from the polka dot pattern made popular by HEADPORTER, these sneakers are printed with polka dot … READ MORE

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truth x Staple Design – truth1585 Collection | Video

Truth. It is a word we hear often but perhaps it is not spoken as often these days. In fact the cigarette industry and smoking is ripe of lies and contradictions. This is where truth comes in and sets the record straight with their premiere truth1585 Collection. … READ MORE

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HEAD PORTER PLUS x UBIQ Standard Hi + Low | Available Now

Head Porter Plus, the apparel division of the Japanese bag and accessories specialist, has partnered with premier Philadelphia retailer UBIQ on its Standard sneaker. The low-profile shoe fits right into the core values of the Japanese brand — timeless styling blended with individual accents and premium quality … READ MORE

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HEAD PORTER Plus x UBIQ Standard

HEAD PORTER PLUS and UBIQ share a similar brand concept and their compatibility is obvious on this footwear collaboration. As the model name Standard suggests, these sneakers are basic yet timeless. Two variants are produced in a Hi cut and Low cut with each made in two … READ MORE

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UBIQ Volg

Newly developed for the Autumn/Winter 2011 season is this Volg model from the independent Japanese sneaker brand, UBIQ. Four understated tones, black, navy, camel and burgundy, make up the mid cut footwear, produced using a combination of suede and smooth leather on its uppers. Metal eyelets and … READ MORE

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SILAS x Jun Watanabe x UBIQ Chukka Boots

SILAS teamed up with UBIQ in producing their take on the traditional Chukka Boots and to add an original twist, Japanese designer Jun Watanabe was invited to partake in the project. Watanabe is best known for his art direction at ZOZOTOWN and in recent times, he has … READ MORE

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Air Jordan V (5) Retro – Independence Day | Release Reminder + Store List

It is so often recited, we memorized it by heart.  One pillar that set history in motion and set the founding of United States was the notion that “…all men are created equal…”  Unfortunately, the same cannot be said of sneakers.  There are those which use as … READ MORE

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Air Jordan VII (7) Retro – Cardinal | Release Reminder + Store List

Hard to believe but the last time His Airness wore this very same colorway of Air Jordan VII (7) was about 20 years ago. And if you missed the opportunity the last time Jordan Brand made it available back in 2006, tomorrow you will have your chance … READ MORE

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Air Jordan VII (7) Year Of The Rabbit | Release Reminder + Store List

The symbolic nature of the red/gold colorways, the ancient Chinese proverbs of “higher heights” and “good fortune”, the emblematic similarities between this year and 1963, the year of Michael Jordan‘s birth and the Year of the Rabbit on the Chinese Zodiac… with all these information (and more) … READ MORE

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VANQUISH x UBIQ Grace Mid

One of the staple models from UBIQ is the Grace Mid and this simple vulcanized sneaker was chosen for the collaboration project with Japanese fashion brand VANQUISH. Both brands share the basic style and the minimalist aesthetic of the shoes provide a perfect canvas for the project. … READ MORE