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via hypebeast.com Saucony teamed up with KITH for an exclusive release of the Grid 9000 model, dubbed “Kithstrike.” What was once a female release has now been sized up to accommodate men’s shoe sizes. The sneaker sports a crisp, autumn palette as seen with the sophisticated combination of blue, orange, grey and olive green color tones. Continue reading
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via www.acquiremag.com Best Made updates its axe collection with a new model, the Straight-Hold Hatchet. The most compact axe in their lineup, the hatchet comes in at just over a pound and like all things from Best Made is so beautifully crafted you might have a hard time using it for its intended purpose. Featuring a Dayton pattern head that is forged and ground in the US from American-made 1060 alloy steel, the blade is complemented by a carefully cratfted Appalachian hickory wood handle that is lacquered and dipped in a choice of four bright colors. Continue reading
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via photon.101medialablimit.netdna-cdn.com With trick-or-treating just around the corner, Nike Sportswear has unveiled a Halloween-inspired take on the Air Max 90 to go along with its glow-in-the-dark Air Max 95 HW QS. Looking like it came straight out of a pumpkin patch, the AM90 Ice Halloween sees earth-like tones across its premium suede and nubuck upper while an icy outsole times together the look. Continue reading
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via hypebeast.com size?‘s slew of exclusive drops continue as a classic Nike colorway is repurposed for the Air Huarache Light. Inspired by the canyons and natural landscape of the Moab in Utah, the signature ACG colorway is applied admirably on the classic Nike runner with hues of blue and burnt sand all highlighted by the use of orange. The size? exclusive Nike Air Huarache Light Continue reading
Reblogged 5 days ago at Cool Recommendations
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via www.acquiremag.com Any company that can reach 10, 20, 30 years in business is an impressive business feat, but we're talking about 110 years of crafting some of the finest eyewear in the world. That's an incredible milestone being celebrated by Japanese eyewear company Masunaga who have been building frames since 1905. The company is releasing a special collection of frames that include two styles: an essential black pair of shades and a classic circular frame with a two design, intricate filigree, and an aviator-style brow bar. Continue reading
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via hypebeast.com Nixon has teamed up with colette to release a limited number of its Time Teller style in the Parisian boutique’s signature blue Nato color. Limited to only 99 watches in the world, each timepiece is engraved with their individual number and features a 100-meter cool silver stainless steel case along with Nixon’s popular blue sunray pattern dial. The colette x Nixon Time Teller Continue reading
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via www.acquiremag.com Panasonic brings a whole lot of pixels to its newest flagship Micro Four Thirds, the GX8. The camera boasts an all-new 20.3 megapixel sensor that not only puts out sharp images, but also is now capable of recording Ultra HD 4K footage at 30 frames per second. You'll also find in-body stabilization for sharper images when combined with compatible lenses, a tiltable 2,360k-dot OLED EVF, tilting 1040k-dot OLED monitor, splash/dust-resistance, a maxium 1/8000 second, and much more. The GX8 comes in black/silver or an all-black colorway and of course, an extensive selection of lenses are available at your... Continue reading
Reblogged 5 days ago at Cool Recommendations
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via www.highsnobiety.com Having inspired silhouettes from the Nike HTM collection in the early 2000s already, the Nike Sock Dart returns this season in a refreshed fragment design look, after having been officially released in 2004. At the time way ahead, the Sock Dart was the first sneaker ever to be made with computerized knitting technology. The market now finally seems ready for it and we are excited to see it back in the collection. The sneaker features a dark olive woven upper and a transparent, silicone lockdown strap in lieu of laces. Continue reading
Reblogged 6 days ago at Cool Recommendations
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via www.highsnobiety.com Nike presents the Nike KD VII Lifestyle "White Oestrich". Celebrating Kevin Durant‘s “rise to greatness in Oklahoma City and the world at-large,” the high top sneaker comes with an all-white ostrich leather upper. The Swoosh and other accents on the upper are set in gold, with the tongue tag and heel tab coming in brown with colorful embroidery details, representing Oklahoma City’s indigenous roots. Continue reading
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via hypebeast.com Poler Stuff is set to resume its relationship with Nike SB ahead of the winter season. The quirky camping company will this time take to the Dunk High OMS silhouette for Winter 2014, reinterpreting the longstanding street classic in a fall-appropriate colorway. Our first look at the hybrid silhouette finds the sneaker done up with rust brown suede at the upper, outfitted with rugged plated hardware at the laceloops for easy strapping. These features rest atop a rubber gum outsole, detailed with black at the toe bump and heel cup. A black Swoosh completes this offering from Poler... Continue reading
Reblogged 6 days ago at Cool Recommendations
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via hypebeast.com Last Fall Nike SB has unveiled the latest colorway of its sleek and highly functional Lunar One Shot silhouette. This time, the shoe receives a two-tone color treatment, featuring a suede grey upper blocked with a black base that rests atop a crisp white Lunarlon sole. Elsewhere, the lightweight shoe features a cutaway heel panel and mesh lining for breathability and less bulk. Continue reading
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via hypebeast.com Regular collaborators, Nike and California’s very own, UNDFTD have returned once again to offer up a two-part interpretation on the ever popular, Lunar Force 1 Low. Based on a classic Air Force 1 silhouette, the shoe’s Lunarlon sole supports performance and offers perfect comfort. The shoes come in a black canvas suede or UNDFTD’s signature jacquard print presented in red and white. With an MA-1-inspired orange lining, the shoes rest on a speckled midsole with a contrasting heel tab. Continue reading
Reblogged 7 days ago at Cool Recommendations
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via www.acquiremag.com Now in its 67th year of production, the Land Rover Defender checks off a huge milestone in its storied history, the production of the 2,000,000th Defender. Back in May, the company sent a special team to their Solihull facility that included Defender fans and representatives from the IFRC and the Born Free Foundation. The Defender 2,000,000 will feature an exterior wrapped in "Indus Silver" satin paint, "no 2,000,000" badging throughout, and an aluminum plaque signed by the car's builders. The car will also feature "Red Wharf Bay" graphics throughout the interior and will also be engraved on the... Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 21, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
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via hypebeast.com Medicom Toy’s latest UNKLE x Bearbrick collaboration features the artwork from music pioneer James Lavelle‘s exhibition “Daydreaming With…” Inspired by the idea to marry visual art and music, the artwork is influenced by the music of the renowned British electronic duo, UNKLE. This time in a gleaming black, the polished Unkle Black Be@rbrick Daydreaming... collectible is available now in both 100% and 400% versions. Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 21, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
via www.inventorymagazine.com Established in 2007, Super have become one of the leaders in contemporary eyewear with a handful of high-profile collaborations. This spring they've worked with President's, a fellow Italian company, to create two special models. The Paloma and the América come in two colours, are made in Italy, and feature ZEISS lenses – highlighting President's tasteful, understated aesthetic. Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 21, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
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via hypebeast.com Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo's Nike Mercurial Superfly CR7 crafted with innovation at its core, the boot features a Dynamic Fit collar that ensure the player’s foot is snugly locked down and supported, while micro-textured Flyknit technology on its upper allows for further comfort and stability. Responsive carbon fiber plates offers additional support for upon powerful directional changes. A new iteration of NIKESKIN technology allows for a shimmering effect on the pitch when light hits the boot and rounds out the silhouette with boldness. The Nike Mercurial Superfly CR7 Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 21, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
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via www.acquiremag.com TSOVET updated a few of their existing pieces with some bright hits of colors that have definitely stolen our attention. Our favorite of the bunch is the beautifully simple SVT-SC38 with its mint green minute track and second hand and the classic mesh steel bracelet. There's also a new solid red and solid blue dial option that's available in the SVT-SC38 and the 36mm JPT-PW36. Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 20, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
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via hypebeast.com Japanese wood furniture firm Karimoku connects with Medicom Toy to produce an exclusive 1000% layered wood Bearbrick. Individually handcrafted with three shades of polished wood, each Bearbrick is specially made to order, weighing in at 30kg and standing at approximately 70cm high. Adding another unique layer to the extensive Bearbrick 1000% family, the exclusive Japanese-made collaboration between Karimoku and Medicom Toy serves as another must-have for collectors worldwide. Karimoku x Medicom Toy Bearbricks on ebay Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 20, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
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via www.acquiremag.com What's important about being the first die-cast flashlight on the market? Well, a few things. First of all, the unibody aluminum construction makes for an incredibly strong body while cutting down the weight and creating a compact form factor. You also get better heat dissipation and improved ergonomics. The compact design also allows it to be charged by just two 18650 batteries that will power the ultra-bright 1000 lumen beam. At its maximum brightness you'll get about an hour and thirty minutes of use and at its lowest setting you'll get up to 260 hours of battery power.... Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 20, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
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via hypebeast.com Medicom Toy‘s Bearbrick series sees the Peanuts estate collaborate with the Japanese toy manufacturer to produce a 400% rendition of iconic comic strip Peanuts’ Charlie Brown. Sizing up to 280 mm high, the Bearbrick is dressed in the lead cartoon character’s signature zig-zag top and blue shorts, while also characterized by a small curl of hair at the front of its head. 400% Charlie Brown Bearbrick Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 18, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
via www.inventorymagazine.com Vancouver’s coastal climate, a heavy ’60s influence, and the impression Inherent Vice left on me, have all contributed to my appreciation for certain styles of leather sandals. I know that it’s impossible to get out of earshot of people crying foul on this stylistic choice, but Waltzing Matilda sandals have a primitive quality synonymous with beach culture that I find particularly appealing. Made from Horween leather and hand tacked in Maine, they're sure to look great for many years. Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 17, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
via www.inventorymagazine.com Though they come and go in my rotation, I’ll always have a place for a snap front western shirt in my closet. Surprisingly I don’t own a short-sleeved version, but this option by The Real McCoy’s is likely to be one of the best around. The brand's designs are tough to beat and this is no exception, offering a confluence of appealing details such as simple styling, durable materials and an easy to wear colour, most suitably worn with jeans or dark pants. Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 16, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
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via www.acquiremag.com Jet-setting watch aficionados have a new option today as Girard-Perregaux releases a new version of its Traveller watch with an updated, metallic grey sapphire dial. The dial gives you a look at its highly-sophisticated in-house movement, the GP03300 automatic caliber. The 35-jewel movement powers the watch's hour/minute/second functions, moonphase, and the secondary 24-hour time zone and has a minimum power reserve of 36 hours. The watch comes in steel or pink gold and the case is sized at 44mm and on both models you get a alligator leather strap. Other details include a 100m water resistance if you're... Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 16, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
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via hypebeast.com Supreme has worked alongside Nike to produce a new collaborative edition of the iconic high-top Air Force 1. Available in a trio of colorways, the sneaker features a premium leather upper with a pebbled Swoosh and both embossed and printed detailing at the heel. Capping off the look is Supreme’s own “World Famous” branding along the ankle strap. Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Supreme x Nike Air Force 1 High for Fall/Winter 2014 Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 16, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
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via hypebeast.com Last Octover, in anticipation of a certain October holiday, Nike unveils the Air Max 95 QS “Halloween” edition. Inspired by the mummification process, this retro runner sports an off-white, linen-like upper that blends into three different hues of grey traveling down to the midsole. Additional Halloween-inspired details include glow-in-the-dark effects at its heel, outsole, Air bubbles and eyestays, as well as an eerie eye motif stitched on each tongue and a set of rope-like laces. Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 15, 2015 at Cool Recommendations