This week has been slightly crazed at the Freshness office because New York City has been hopping this week. First, (capsule) and Agenda has our calendars filled with Spring/Summer 2011 previews, not to mention a great roof top party to wrap things up with. Then, we learned that Andy Warhol has once bought 2,000 bottles of Dom Perignon with a group of friends. Lindsay Lohan manages to score some cover time prior to jail time; and speaking of time, some people has proven that given enough time and dedication (17 months to be exact) you can become Daft Punk. Aside from this, Nike wrapped things up for World Cup and released what looks like a resolution video, headline--"The Future Has Been Written". Last but not least, we had a chance to hang out with the Manchester City boys at Sarah D. Roosevelt park for a quick Thursday afternoon soccer pick up, and then Saturdays on Crosby gets a little crowded with Quiksilver and National Forest's launch. Check out the full scope of a busy week, as we are about to leave summer behind and head into the end of glorious summer days and hell-bent, relentless heat in the giant oven known as New York City.
Saturdays - Quiksilver x National Forest Limited Edition Collection Launch | Event Recap
Quiksilver has once again teamed up with creative collection, National Forest, to release a happy-go-lucky capsule collection based on a cute theme-- moon rocks and other space things. Spacey!
Nike Football - "The Future Has Been Written" | Video
Sadly, none of the original Nike "Write The Future" stars has written much of anything. Iniesta on the other hand, has written the future, and has earned a legendary status in Spain for himself.
Air Jordan XIII (13) Retro Flint
A first look at the Air Jordan XIII (13) Retro Flint, and now we have learned that these are slated for a November 2010 release.
Apple iPhone 4 Antenn-aid
Apple made a boo boo and Antenn-aid is here to make it all better. We are not sure if these would work, but humor definitely scored these little stickers some points.
UMBRO - Manchester City Pick-Up Games In NYC | Event Recap
Joe Hart, Kolo and the rest of the Manchester City gang has embarked on a US tour, and everything kicked off one sunny Thursday afternoon at the Sarah D. Roosevelt Park where the boys played a few quick pick-up games with local fans and Manchester City fans.
Foot Patrol Concept Store | Inside Look
Sneakerheads rejoice! London's Foot Patrol is back on duty after 2 years of hiatus. And this time, it seems like they have packed a good punch and not to mention, kicks, with them!
Andy Warhol x Dom Perignon - A Tribute To Andy Warhol by Dom Perignon
Known for his silk screen prints of ready-made, a bad boy status in both the art world and at Studio 54, one of another famous Warhol antic is his love for the bubbly. Especially the Dom Perignon bubbly.
BAPE x Daiwan - A Fishing Ape - 144H Pop-Up Store | Omotesando, Tokyo
BAPE goes fishing with Daiwan, and for those looking for good looking summer fishing gear, look no further than the new A Fishing Ape pop-up store in Tokyo's Omotesando.
Handmade Daft Punk Helmet | Video
17 months and 749 steps. Sometimes, when someone has the perseverance to do something like this for a hobby or a stroke of genius, you need to give them due recognition. And here it is.
Complex - August/September Issue | Lindsay Lohan x KAWS
She may be headed off to jail, but the once upon a time beloved child actress proves that aside from impending jail time, she can still get some cover time so no one forgets about her while she's in an orange jumpsuit behind bars.
Capsule Show 2010
One of the most well-organized and carefully curated tradeshow which gives all in the industry a good look of the direction of menswear for the coming seasons, (capsule) has just finished its run in Paris and is back in New York City, packing a punch and a building full of some of the scene's finest labels such as Kitsune, Mark McNairy New Amsterdam, Freshjive, Yuketen, Norse Projects and more.
» Capsule Show 2010 EDWIN Spring 2011
» Capsule Show 2010 Rooftop Party | Event Recap
» Capsule Show 2010 Staple Design Spring 2011
» Capsule Show 2010 Palladium Spring 2011
» Capsule Show 2010 Mark McNairy X Pro-Keds September 2010
» Capsule Show 2010 Generic Surplus Spring 2011
» Capsule Show 2010 Naked & Famous Denim Spring/Summer 2011
» Capsule Show 2010 Freshjive Holiday 2010
» Capsule Show 2010 Freshjive Spring 2011
» Capsule Show 2010 Master-Piece Spring/Summer 2011
» Capsule Show 2010 Sebago X STASH | November 2010
» Capsule Show Summer 2010
» Capsule Show 2010 Creative Recreation Spring/Summer 2011 Footwear Collection
Agenda Show 2010
Right next door to (capsule) Agenda tradeshow also kicked off in New York City for the trend and fashion conscious. We have spotted some interesting items in the mix, including a Skull Candy x NBA collaboration Mix Master, and of course, some of your favorite labels such as Crooks and Castles and ROCKSMITH. Enjoy!
adidas Originals - Fortitude Mid Pack
Comfort and a little bit of sass? adidas Originals has remixed one of its most popular boot and basketball hybrid with neon accents, just in time for Electric Zoo in September.
adidas Originals - Fall/Winter 2010 - A.039
The adidas Originals blue collection may be so named, but there is nothing blue about it. stripes, colors and happy graphics bring us a new season of school-boy inspired urban prep that the perfect measure of pulled together and effortlessness.