Monthly Archives: March 2013

Ron English x Slash Limited Edition Bust Sculpture

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Arguably best known for his flamboyant style ex-Guns N’ Roses guitarist Slash is more or less immortalized in this truly unique bust by Ron English. Based on the popular album artwork this artpiece is made in collaboration with prestigious Hong Kong sculpture house Garage Works in a limited run of only 10. Each one is numbered and signed by both Ron English and Slash and will be available via POPaganda.com.

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Nike Air Force 1 iD Pony Hair Animal Print

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I’m not into Air force ones never have been but I am into Animal prints like a Northern Mick Dundee…so this are pretty cool. Not bound to only colour selection from Nike iD anymore — shown with the previous snake-print option —Nike will now offer a pony hair material for its Air Force 1 low and high models. Presented in a handful of safari-inspired prints, the silhouette will still maintain its iconic outsole, while the complete uppers, including the ‘Swoosh’ areenveloped in fine pony hair. Set for an early April release, availability for the unique option is set to launch in Nike iD Japan locations and other parts of Asia.

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Nike Air Max 90 Laser Blue & Engineered Mesh

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Nike continues to bring back Air Max classics in original colours, while reinventing them as new versions, by adding their new innovative Engineered Mesh upper. This time the laser blue Nike Air Max 90 returns in two versions. You can pick between the original and the original reinvented. Available very soon

Folk Spring Summer 2013

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Folk launched just over 10 years ago and I have been a fan since day one and still wear garments from them first collections thats the good thing about Folk they don’t particular follow trends the just do what they do. Nice wearable clothing that is pretty much timeless. Spring Summer 2013 is no different, check out their lookbook below my standout piece is the circle dot printed mac. Buy the collection here

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Wise Footwear: Milliner

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Earlier in the month I introduced you Wise Footwear and here we have a detailed look into their first product the Milliner. Taking inspiration from classic running silhouettes finished in beautiful suede. Available in Black, Grey & Teal colourways. Available in very limited numbers here.

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Envelope X-Ray Spray

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Have you ever found yourself in need of the ability to scan your bills, important documents and other pieces of mail without ever having to open them? X-Ray Spray can help. Spray the aerosol onto a sealed envelope and see inside for 30 seconds. After 30 seconds the paper will return to its original opaque state. You know, tampering with the mail is a ilegal, so you definitely don’t want to be using this stuff on mail that isn’t yours. *wink* Buy here

Stussy x Champion Reverse Weave Army Tee

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Collaborating with basics mainstay Champion, Stussy releases the heavy weighted Army T-Shirt that sports the former brand’s patented Reverse Weave ARMY logo on front. Weighing in at 9.4 oz, the apparel piece boasts high durability while not overloading itself with street print – an ample aesthetic and feel for the given theme. The Stussy x Champion Army T-Shirt comes in four colourways consisting of navy, black, grey and white, and can be found at the Stussy Japan webstore.

Wise Footwear

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There is a new kid on the block in the hugly corporate washed world of footwear. Wise Footwear (Wisdom In Small Elements)  is the brain child of South Londoner Tim Gleig a 23 year old footwear design graduate from LCF Cordeainers. After struggling to find opportunities within the footwear industry he decided to go it alone, he believed there was a massive gap in the market for men’s lifestyle footwear. Wise takes inspiration from classic running silhouettes and beautiful suedes and leathers to create well crafted products. The first product the Milliner which is a slick lifestyle shoe featured in 3 colours black,teal and grey. Watch this space for a more detailed look closer to launch

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Carhartt WIP x UDG Island Camouflage Luggage

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No longer a traveling solution just for DJs, Carhartt WIP and UDG recently expanded their collaborative luggage collection to include Travel Trolley in Small and Medium, in addition to the Slingbag, and all-time DJ’s favorite, the Slingbag Trolly Deluxe. Now in Carhartt‘s original “Island Camouflage”, each comes sizable compartments as well as copious amount of storage, both inside and out. Made to last in either famously durable duck canvas or polyester cloth, each is resistant to water, dust, dirt, and occasional spilled drinks. Along with the new camo pattern, the collection is still available in black or the traditional Carhartt Brown. Available soon here

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Givenchy Madonna Printed T-Shirt

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Long a source of inspiration throughout the world of fashion, Givenchy and creative director Riccardo Tisci take cues from the realm of religious iconography for this new Spring/Summer 2013 graphic tee. Featuring a Renaissance-inspired depiction of the Madonna, the tee is the latest piece of gothic-esque streetwear to adopt a play on religious archetypes as it displays the Virgin Mary front and center. The 100% black cotton-jersey tee can be purchased here