Naked & Famous, the Canadian based denim company that brought us glow in the dark selvedge denim last year is once again on the tip of denim innovation with the release of their new Scratch-n-Sniff jeans for Spring 2012. The medium-low rise 12 oz. pants come in an indigo wash and have been coated in a raspberry perfume to release a fruity aroma into the air… take that tide detergent. The pants are available online at Tate + Yoko.
Monthly Archives: February 2012
LEGO, the building blocks of childhood creativity joined forces with Milan based designed company, Moleskine to bring to life a set of limited edition notebooks that contain actual LEGO bricks along with adhesive labels for a personal touch. The notebooks are available now in the Moleskine online store.
Herschel Supply Co. has collaborated with Japanese clothing brand, Beams to release a capsule collection of backpacks. Both the vibrant orange ‘Heritage Day Pack’ and the more subtle cool grey and sky blue ‘Two Tone Day Pack’ are available online now just in time for any spring adventures you already have mapped out.
Vinyl pioneer Michael Lau presents the Zex figure, a nod to one of the most attention-grabbing photographers in the industry. The 12″ Zex was originally released in 2009 complete with a near immaculate resemblance, and making a 6″ version slated for a March 1, 2012 release at crazysmiles.
Perhaps one of the coolest real-life videogame integrations is this 8-Bit Question Block Lamp from the Super Mario Bros. series. The lamp is an homage to the ubiquitous golden blocks scattered throughout Nintendo’s classic game, which mimics both the 8-bit graphic looks and sound effects when illuminated; tap the bottom and you’re met with actual in-game effects and sporadic “1UP” sound. Fans can pick up a Question Block from 8BitLit’s Etsy page for $75.
Source: Oh Gizmo
How epic is the photo at the front of this tee? It was taken through the lens of The Hundreds very own Bobby Hundreds, and it’s got a bit of a double meaning. Peaks and valleys could be translated into ups and downs, or highs and lows. It’s what everyone experiences throughout their lives, right? There’s a Solid Bomb logo at top back and it’s available in black, white and banana.
You read that right, and the 41 megapixel is not a typo. The Nokia 808 is the latest smartphone from the Finnish company and it packs a sensor with a whopping 41 megapixels; a number that is triple of most entry-level DSLRs. Expect the Nokia 808 to record video in razor sharp 1080p with its Carl Zeiss lens. Besides this industry leading camera expect the 808 to be a capable smartphone with all the bells and whistles.
etnies is ready to hit Spring and Summer 2012 by unleashing their Team Rider apparel collection. etnies Team Rider Ryan Sheckler and Devine Calloway lead the charge by designing a collection of casual apparel that blends seamlessly with skating lifestyle. The collection is set to include an array of tees, wovens, bottoms, and light outerwear. Look for the collection to his select etnies retailers around March.
Here’s another clever graphic from The Hundreds. It’s their classic Adam Bomb character with a Rasta theme… so if you love reggae and herbal remedies this is a shirt for you. Or, if you love the colors green, yellow, and red this shirt is probably for you too. Either way it’s a fun twist on The Hundreds Adam Bomb that we all love and know so well… and the shirt is only available in black with a Solid Bomb logo at the top back. You can snag one of these shirts for yourself right here.
These socks make me feel young again… like I’m back in PE and I’ve got to run the mile in under 6 minutes if I want to pass the class. They may make you want to jump on beds with your girlfriends. Either or. Made of 85% cotton, 12% nylon, and 3% elastic with three stripes at the calf with “The Hundreds” in the middle stripe. Available in black/grey, blue/orange, and red/navy.