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REGGIEKNOW x UNION Los Angeles – “Mousetrap” Lookbook | Video

Creative extraordinaire REGGIEKNOW will introduce his brand of rehash creation once again in the short film “Mousetrap”. Together with Chris Gibbs of UNION Los Angeles, “Mousetrap” is a pairing of unlikely and unrelated eras, themes, and genres. Part video lookbook mixed with a 2011 love story plot …

Junya Watanabe COMME des GARCONS MAN – Fall 2011 New Releases

Over the next few weeks a small stretch of La Brea Avenue in L.A. will be descended upon by the well-heeled disciples of Junya Watanabe. Their destination: Union, where the first arrival of the COMME des GARCONS MAN Fall 2011 collection have just hit store shelves. The …

Sacai – Fall/Winter 2011 Collection | Available Now

L.A.’s UNION has announced that they are now carrying the Japanese label Sacai, becoming the only store in the U.S. to stock the men’s line. If you’ve never heard of Sacai until now, don’t be discouraged — the brand doesn’t do much press. Nevertheless, they’ve managed to …

Visvim Hockney Folk “Kudu” | Available Now

Visvim, the high-end, hard-to-find Japanese label famous for its artisanal footwear, has brought back the popular Hockney deck shoe. Under the aegis of the exacting Folk standards, the shoe is made from Kudu leather and features a hand-sewn moccasin assembly built on the thinner Folk sole. The customary …

Sneaker Con NYC 06-18-2011 | Kicks Recap – Who Wore What?

We’ve always asked our readers to “Rock Some Heat!” before each Sneaker Con and you’ve complied with the request every season. The most recent Sneaker Con NYC was no exception. In fact, at one moment during Saturday’s event, so many pairs of Air Jordan VII Year of …

Heineken x UNION x Freshness T-Shirt For Heineken 100 | In Actual 6-Pack Form

In welcoming the official start of summer 2011, Freshness partnered with influential retailer UNION LA and beer maker Heineken for Heineken 100 Project. Ingeniously packaged, the t-shirts which marked the collaboration are each shrink-wrapped into the form of a Heineken beer bottle. To further the sense of …

MACKINTOSH x CONVERSE Jack Purcell – Johnny | Release Info

MACKINTOSH and CONVERSE, both timeless classics that have defined modernity and style. For MACKINTOSH, it was its signature rainwear that sheltered everyone from policemen to British royalties for the last 150 years. For CONVERSE, it was the Jack Purcell. Donned by badminton champ Jack Purcell himself first, …

Freshness Week In Review: 3/13/2011 3/20/2011

Our attention this week is still very much on the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami that struck northern Japan last week, as the country now faces nuclear radiation, food shortages, and mourns the casualties. Fittingly, a number of stories this week centered on our involvement, along …

Union x Visvim Trunk Show | Event Recap

In happier times… Visvim and designer Hiroki Nakamura played host last week to the label’s seasonal trunk show. With a good dose of conviction from Union Los Angeles, the location was changed from the usual fare of Tokyo to the Greater Los Angeles area, where the scope …