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via hypebeast.com Last Fall fragment design join Nike Sportswear to release the brand new Roshe LD-1000. Coupling a navy version of the classic LD-1000′s upper — a nod to Fujiwara’s favorite Nikes of all time — with the Roshe Run’s NM sole unit, the unique hybrid sees predomiantely mesh and suede construction alongside white leather paneling, matching laces, and a nylon tongue. Capped off with subtle text branding along the sole, the fragment design x Nike Roshe LD-1000 SP Continue reading
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via www.acquiremag.com Based on the Rnine T, BMW reveals its first ever scrambler, the Concept Path 22. Taking inspiration from the classic scramblers of yesterday, the company created a surf cruiser complete with a surfboard holder and a back to basics, stripped down design. The bike is powered by a two-cylinder boxer engine with cardan drive, a BMW motorcycle signature and details like stainless steel, scrambler-style Akrapovic tailpipes, turn signals built into the handlebar ends, and milled aluminum wheels. The board holder also got some special attention with a custom build by BMW Motorrad. The holder was constructed from aluminum... Continue reading
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via hypebeast.com “Winterizing” iconic models has not exactly been a new concept. But as many look to maintain certain stylistic tendencies through all conditions, we’ve seen various brands take the leap and offer winter-appropriate variations of familiar favorites. The Air Force 1 Duckboot combines the robust profile of the Air Force 1 with the all-weather properties of a duckboot with some signature elements especially seen on the toe box. Waterproof with a heavy-duty outsole, the Air Force 1 Duckboot is a suitable option as snow begins to hit the streets. Continue reading
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via www.acquiremag.com All it takes is one drop to ruin your day and if you're carrying your camera with out a shoulder or hand strap then you're probably asking for it. For those of you who always like to keep your camera in your hand, Hard Graft's Light Camera Handle is a great option. Hard Graft's Light Camera Handle is especially useful if you want to be ready to shoot at a moment's notice and it's a low profile piece that works great with just about every camera out there whether its a small mirrorless or a DSLR camera. Continue reading
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via hypebeast.com Fusing the Lunarlon take on the Air Force 1 model, the shoe’s upper comprises of a mixture of beige and black leather panels, while the heel features an orange accent to pay homage to Mowabb’s original ’91 colorway. The Lunarlon cushion sole is then in a speckled black and incorporates the signature “AIR” branding in black again. Finishing touches include a blue neoprene inner sleeve and “af1″ hits of branding on the tongue as well as beige laces to round things out. The Nike Air Force 1 CMFT Mowabb Continue reading
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via hypebeast.com Nike delivered two shades of red to its low-top casual shoe, the Roshe Run. The sneaker has been adorned with a gym red mesh upper and a very deep burgundy on the swoosh and Phylon midsole. Continue reading
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via hypebeast.com the all-new Nike Huarache 2015. While the original has enjoyed a quiet resurgence as of late, this updated silhouette features a handful of new details that may take inspiration from Nike’s high-fashion counterparts. Maintaing its sock-like fit and hallmark heel cage, this rendition sports a Roshe Run-styled toe box, a Free sole unit, and most notably a set a thick robes for a unique Dynamic Fit lacing system. Continue reading
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via www.acquiremag.com Bellroy's new Phone Cases are the best of both worlds. You get the slimness of a card case, but also a protective cover for your phone. What makes Bellroy's case special is that you not only have room for a few of your cards, there's also a hidden pocket that holds an extra sim card for your travels. Each case is made from a vegetable tanned leather and durable polycarbonate and the cases are lined in microfiber to keep your phone scratch-free. They've also got an even slimmer model that only holds one card so you can keep... Continue reading
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via hypebeast.com Well-noted that the iPad is more than capable for game-playing, yet often users are confined to solitary or online engagement. Adding a more physical aspect to an already physical and social game, here we find the iPad Foosball Table. The table connects to iPads via the 30-pin connector at the bottom, allowing control of the four handles at each side. Scorekeepers for both teams are included at the top, as well as rubber legs to give an authentic presence to the piece. The accompanying app takes advantage of the iPad’s graphic capabilities, with both the fields and players... Continue reading
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via www.acquiremag.com The car that brought Alfa Romeo back to the US will hit arrive at dealers this summer in a new 4C Spider variant ($TBD). On top of the mid-engined turbo, the car will feature carbon fiber windshield surrounds, a trunk-stowable soft-top roof, and each car is handbuilt in Modena, Italy like a proper Alfa Romeo should be. Continue reading
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via hypebeast.com Portland-based outdoor goods label Poler Stuff connects with snow gear retailer Airblaster to produce an all-purpose Ninja Suit. Engineered as a base layer for outdoor activities, the suit is constructed with odor-resistant and functional premium merino wool, providing good heat insulation and protection from the elements. Detailed with a 7-panel form-fitting hood and front and back waist zips, the suit offers utility in addition to its outdoor performance capabilities. Available in both men and women sizes, the Poler Stuff x Airblaster Ninja Suit Continue reading
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via hypebeast.com Leica has partnered up with French outerwear brand Moncler to produce a special edition of its X 113 compact camera. Called the Leica X “Edition Moncler,” the camera features a special colorway of Moncler’s signature stripes of red, white and blue. Paired with a Summilux 23mm ASPH (equivalent to a focal length of 35mm on a 35mm sensor), the camera offers a CMOS size APS-C sensor of 16.5 million pixels with an aspect ratio of 3:2, as well as a built-in flash. Assembled by hand in the Leica factory with premium materials, the Edition Moncler comes with a... Continue reading
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via hypebeast.com Idolized for his cartoony depictions of Los Angeles’ overlooked communities and economies, artist Alexis Ross pairs with Vans Syndicate to release a special rendition of the OG Authentic Pro. Drawing his inspiration from “Chinese laundry bags,” this model sports a plaid, textile upper with mixed oxford linings, UltraCush HD sockliners, Duracap™ underlays, Vans original waffle gum rubber sole and custom Alexis Ross woven labels. The Alexis Ross x Vans Syndicate OG Authentic Pro CV “S” Continue reading
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via www.acquiremag.com Demonstrating the level of customization available from their Q service, Aston Martin has presented its "One of Seven" Vanquishes to seven lucky customers who requested a special version of the British supercar in a finish that is much more than its matte black exterior leads you to believe. The Q team created a special exterior finish that involves taking layers of carbon fiber that are interwoven to create a smooth finish. If you were wondering to what extent Q will go to deliver a bespoke vehicle, this finish required Aston to add a whole new component to its... Continue reading
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via hypebeast.com Nike has released a new colorway for the Elite high-top silhouette in the Kobe 9 lineup. Here, the entire Flyknit upper is done in Brave Blue with a black carbon finer outer heel support and contrasting metallic Swoosh branding on the medial. The shoe is rounded out by a white Lunarlon outsole, resulting in a cool, crispy aesthetic. The Kobe 9 Elite “Brave Blue” Continue reading
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via hypebeast.com A frequent proponent of dark aesthetics on their high-end wrist wear redesigns, here we find a surprisingly gilded version of the Rolex Explorer II from Bamford Watch Department. The iconic timepiece is here outfitted with BWD’s penchant ‘Element 79′ enduring gold matte coating, meaning that the watch’s handsome looks will also last a lifetime. Often concerned with the Deepsea or Milgauss silhouettes from Rolex, it’s refreshing to see the Explorer II get the Bamford Watch Department treatment. Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 26, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
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via www.acquiremag.com You could say Porsche Design was ahead of their time in the world of watches when they debuted the first timepiece to be fully encased in titanium back in 1980 with their Titanium Chronograph. The company is tapping into that heritage with their newest collection of watches that are inspired by the Titanium Chronograph and the Chronograph I from 1972. Launching in July, the Chronotimer Series 1 collection has that technical styling you know and love from Porsche Design and each style is made from titanium with 42mm cases and a ETA Valjoux 7750 movement with a 48... Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 26, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
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via hypebeast.com close inspection of adidas Originals and NEIGHBORHOOD‘s Fall/Winter 2014 collection. Our editorial seeks to focus on the boldness of color that ties Shinsuke Takizawa’s Americana-inflected designs together, specifically the red bloodline imbued within the selection of technical outerwear and classic layering staples. Puffed parkas, striped workshirts, slick jackets, and luxuriously roomy trousers all look particularly enticing and lighthearted in this arrangement from adidas Originals and NEIGHBORHOOD. Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 26, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
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via hypebeast.com Based on the design of its hugely popular predecessor, Dutch design label Mujjo has released its leather wallet case for the iPhone 6 in tan and black colorways. Crafted from high quality vegetable-tanned leather, this stylish case protects your iPhone and eliminates bulky pockets with its card pocket. The card pocket is designed to hold two or three essential cards and makes your daily life just a little more convenient. Furthermore the case’s openings ensure that the volume buttons, headphone jack and Lighting connector are accessible for use. Mujjo Leather Wallet Case for iPhone 6 Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 25, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
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via hypebeast.com In celebration of six decades of selling cars in the States, Ferrari has unveiled its latest supercar, the F60 America. The F60 is a convertible version of the F12 and features a 8700 rpm 6.3-litre V12 engine with 730 horsepower. Furthermore the F60 goes from 0-62 mph in a mere 3.1 seconds, while reaching top speeds in excess of 200 mph. Getting your hands on this beast of a car will be really hard, as the production will be limited to just 10 units and all of them have already been sold at a base price of $385,000... Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 24, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
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via hypebeast.com Looking to light up the night with a specially-assembled drop from Nike Skateboarding, PacSun presented the Flash Pack. Consisting of both skate shoes and apparel, the collection includes the Lightweight Steele Jacket, several tees, long sleeves, and a hoodie, all of which have been outfitted with reflective elements for added safety. On the footwear side, the pack presents a special edition Project BA R/R Flash and the versatile Nike SB Paul Rodriguez 8 Flash with its water-resistant upper, impact-absorbing Lunarlon Cushion and Flat Flywire cable support system. Also rolling out alongside the Flash Pack is the Nike SB... Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 23, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
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via hypebeast.com Using the same proprietary Zoom Air cushioning technology as the recently released Nike LeBron 12, these Zoom Hypercross Trainers are designed for versatility across multiple court surfaces, both indoors and out. Featuring contrasting panels of turquoise and dark green-grey, the lightweight mesh upper features soft, pliable foam on the inside for training-specific support and a better fit. The selling point however are the Zoom Air shock-absorption units, which provide fast and responsive traction while allowing for agility on the court thanks to its full rubber outsole. The Zoom Hypercross Trainer Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 23, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
via www.inventorymagazine.com It isn't a hangup I expect everyone to have when it comes to pants, but I don't normally advocate for a flyless, slightly amorphous shape with a drawstring waistband. There is something about this pair of Anachronorm Satin Easy Pants, however, that has me reconsidering that judgement. The details are exceptional, not least the sulfide dyed fabric and the uniqueness of a single back pocket on a fatigue style. Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 22, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
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via hypebeast.com Vans releases the “Classics 2014 Holiday Tobacco Pack.” The latest offering consists of the iconic Era, Old Skool and Half Cab silhouettes, receiving an all-over tobacco brown treatment. The tobacco brown color scheme is taken down from the uppers in a suede and nubuck material mix. Priced at $55 USD, $60 USD and $65 USD respectively, the tobacco brown Eras, Old Skools and Half Cabs Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 22, 2015 at Cool Recommendations
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via hypebeast.com Nike’s legendary Air Pegasus blends a classic silhouette with modern technology. Originally released to mark the 30th anniversary of the Air Pegasus last year, Nike has released the running shoe in yet another colorway, “Catalina.” The latest version features an alluring color combination of Mineral Slate, Hyper Jade and Seaweed accents. Priced at $80 USD, the Nike Air Pegasus 83/30 “Catalina” Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 21, 2015 at Cool Recommendations