In the wake of Apple ‘s big “ Beats by Dre ” announcement, pundits, experts and laymen alike have speculated that the acquisition, a mere 2% of Apple’s liquid capital at $3.2 billion, is a bit of a cultural hail mary. The move is designed to simultaneously negate the possibility of Beats’ streaming service taking off as well as, in some intangible manner, make the company “cool” again post-Steve Jobs.
This past week Nike unveiled the LeBron 11 “2k14,” Raf Simons for adidas revealed its Fall/Winter 2014 collection, Supreme and Vans released their Spring/Summer 2014 collaboration, we shared with you photos of
Japanese brand F.C.R.B . aka FC Real Bristol has teamed up with G-Shock on its classic DW-5600 model. The iconic digital watch comes as part of this collaboration with a black camouflage pattern on the dial and the brand’s logo as the backlight.
Toronto swimwear brand Bather are just in time for summer with this collection of locally-made surf trunks. The trunks are constructed from an exclusively sourced quick-dry nylon fabric which has been treated to withstand extremes of sun and salt, and come with reinforced grommets at the waist. Equally suited as both swimwear and everyday shorts, the trunks come in a range of solid colors and patterns, including camo, floral and Aztec.
Parisian fashion house Givenchy presents this reversible bomber jacket as part of their Spring/Summer 2014 collection. The street-ready piece features mastermind Riccardo Tisci’s typical dark, gothic motifs as roses and thorns are juxtaposed on an outer shell of polyamide.
In his latest round of work, miniature sculptor (or should that be sculptor of miniatures?) Hoang Trang has carved out the
Twenty-two years, young, Gintarė Sudžiūtė is a Lithuanian model who is based in the states and splits her time between Miami and New York. Born and raised in Lithuania since she was 7 year old, she was passionate about dancing for a decade and grew up dancing salsa.
Nike outfits their streetball-oriented Air Raid silhouette in a “Venom Green” colorway for the ongoing spring season. Featuring Wolf Grey along the upper and a speckled midsole, hits of the titular color provide a vibrant contrast.
From toilet plungers to fish tanks, there’s never been a shortage of ways for the serious
Washington D.C.-based artist Naturel aka Lawrence Atoigue