Iconic skate brand, Dirty Ghetto Kids just released a set of decks perfect for today’s festivities. The “Faded” pro-series features tongue-in-cheek design twists targeted at some of your favorite liquor brands. The latest release from Dirty Ghetto Kids can now be purchased through authorized DGK retailers worldwide.
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Based out out Los Angeles, The Established released their winter lookbook, photographed by Jason Barbagelott. The Established’s latest collection features a variety of graphic tee’s, headwear, and a varsity jacket which will be available for purchase later on this week through the brand’s online shop.
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Notus just released their winter collection. The Streetwear brand’s latest delivery offers up a beanie, pullover hoodie, and snapback hat all with smooth designs for an overall clean aesthetic. The winter drop from Notus can now be purchased through the brand’s online shop.
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Nigo has dropped his less street more menswear Mr. Bathing Ape collection for Spring/Summer 2013. Featuring a collection of suits, oxford-collar button downs, wingtips, and ties and scarves in camo, expect the collection to drop at selected retailers in the near future.
It looks like LEGO is the first toymaker to get to 88 miles per hour with a special Back to the Future Delorean dropping next year. Marty McFly fans can look forward to their favorite time traveler and mad-scientist to appear as LEGO figurines. The details are currently a bit fuzzy, but here are some sample images to give you an idea of what’s in store for 2013.
Japanese staple NEIGHBORHOOD drops some new headwear as the winter weather starts to really kick in. Their latest offering is the “Ear Buff” cap, with its wide checkered flannel fabric and drop down ear flaps to keep your head warm. Grab yours here.
The Holiday 2012 Collection from S/Double features a trio of key items highlighting the iconography of streetwear legend Shawn Stussy. Consisting of the Letterman Jacket from Portland’s Dehen (built with a navy melton wool body, cream-hued bison leather sleeves and a variety of chenille S/Double patches), the Inna Bunch tee printed with a graphic from Stussy’s archives, and the Scribble Starter Ballcap, the collection is now available to cop here.
The classic grey sweatshirt is updated by Unionmade this holiday season. The San Francisco based boutique turns to Scotland’s Scott and Charters to turn the classic grey crewneck into something luxurious and refined. This traditional athletic fleece is replaced with a rich cashmere and cotton blend. The looks remains true to the original with the use of saddle shoulders and raglan sleeves.
The Year of the Snake is getting a special look from Japan’s A Bathing Ape (BAPE) this coming 2013. The slithery Chinese zodiac is incorporated across a spectrum of BAPE’s famous characters, icons, and logos. The collection is available in adult and kid sizes and will be sold across BAPE stores as well as online.
The Frye Company has been making boots for over a hundred years, but they were more commonly found in your girl’s closet than yours. The latest Chambers Cut Gore is looking to change all that. Using a slip-on silhouette Frye uses some of the softest full-grain leather. These casual shoes are expertly cut to fit perfectly on comfortable white outsole.
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Mark McNairy continues to build off of Barbara Kruger and Supreme’s use of the infamous red box logo. For this round McNairy once again teams up with Heather Grey Wall for a collection of hoodies that have “Lackluster” in the familiar Futura Bold Italic font. The hoodies are set to drop on January 5th, and only 50 are set to be produced.
This ambitious craft (which is still in development), may be the future of personal transportation. The Mercier-Jones Hovercraft, has an open-air, speedboat-like design that features room for both a driver and additional passenger and takes inspiration from the likes of the Bugatti Veyron, Maserati Gran Turismo, Audi R8 and other sportscars for its aggressive front end, low-profile hull and side thrust ports. Constructed of high-end materials like carbon fiber and metal alloys, the Mercier-Jones Hovercraft utilizes a hybrid-electric drivetrain alongside air cushion technology and a patent-pending directional control system for intuitive, innovative maneuverability that allows the craft to easily travel forward, in reverse and laterally. Release info and pricing T.B.A.
Aussie brand Well Dressed Vandals has announced their new collection aka. the second delivery of 2012. Featuring a range of printed t-shirts, sweatshirts, and 5-panels, the collection is now available to cop via their online shop.
The latest release from LEGO effortlessly blends together two childhood favorites, building blocks and remote control cars into one amazing product. Once constructed, the 1,327 piece set comes together as a remote control car complete with four wheel drive, opening doors and four wheel steering. Priced at approximately $200, put the pedal to the metal in 2013 and pick up the Technic 4×4 Crawler online here.
MUSA, an acronym for ‘Made In the United States of America,’ is a lifestyle brand focused upon, “Not about creating false beliefs or hype graphics [but more so] bringing attention to issues the plague and propel this great country and embrace the belief that things can be better with a voice of direction and awareness.” The first collection of MUSA shirts are now available for purchase online here.
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Iconic Japanese toy brand, Be@rbrick designed a new collection of 400% figures. The “Manekineko Daruma Gold” collection was inspired by classic symbolism from Japanese culture which fuses traditional icons with modern design. The latest release from Be@rbrick is now available for purchase exclusively at Medicom Toy’s flagship location inside Tokyo Skytree Mall.
Hectic has just dropped some cheeky sheep leather gloves. Available in black/brown here.
Two Cali-bred brands Black Scale x Hall of Fame has linked up for a collab capsule collection. Featuring a zebra print jacket, tees, and fitteds, the collection will be available soon.
SOPHNET. and nonnative has brought Generic Surplus into the mix, producing the Spring/Summer 2013 version of the Wingtip sneaker. Comprised of a dual colorway in beige and red, The SOPHNET. x nonnative Wingtip by Generic Surplus is available at select stockists in Japan.
The Impossible Project gives the iconic Polaroid SX70 a swift make-over by creating a special Gold Edition. The classic instant camera comes with a white body with anodized aluminum gold panels. Only 35 of these special Gold Edition SX70s are to be produced so expect a long search, and a hefty retail of $540.
WTAPS may not be a household name in the United States, but if you are purist of streetwear then you know this Japanese crew comes with the heat. For Spring 2013 WTAPS goes straight back into their love affair with all things military to bring a couple of novel interpretations of the M-65. There is also a thick wool lumberjack coat mixed into the fray. Look for the collection to drop January 2013.
Tyler, the Creator has been rocking Vans and high socks forever, and the SoCal based shoe company is rewarding the artist with his own sneaker. Look for Vans to create a custom Old Skool. The classic skate sneaker has blue nubuck uppers and “Golf Wang” embroidered across the heel. Stay tuned for release location and date.
2013 is right around the corner and with the year of the snake upon us Stussy is looking to capture the allure of this slithering creature. Using their iconic Stussy’s N°4 branding this commemorative collection uses a a metallic snakeskin pattern. Look for tees and athletic fleece hoodies to round out this collection.
Best Made is looking to keep your paws warm this cold winter season with their new Chopper Mitts. These eye-catching mitts are made from premium American Elkskin. The interior is lined with soft polar fleece and the cuffs are ribbed with 100% wool. Look for these handsome mitts to be available now for $82.
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San Francisco’s Unionmade looks to Alden once again for some luxurious footwear. This time the lace-ups and oxfords are skipped for an old fashioned boot. The Kirkham Indy achieves a textured look by contrasting smooth calf skin with panels of pebbled leather. The boots come on reliable and durable Vibram soles, and will be available exclusively at Unionmade.
To celebrate the anniversary of Porsche’s iconic 911 model, the luxury car brand released a commemorative book. Photographed by legendary car photographer, René Staud the two hundred and fifty page book boasts Porsche’s most memorable car models over the years. Priced around $125, USD The Porsche 911 Book: 50th Anniversary Edition can now be purchased here.
Founded in 1985, Toronto based sportswear brand Club Monaco released photos from their spring campaign. Drawing inspiration from New York City and typical east coast weather, the delivery features a variety of transitional pieces including quilted jackets, cardigans, chinos and scarfs which can now be purchased through Club Monaco.
Classic Japanese cult label, Neighborhood released images previewing their spring collection. The “Thunderbolt” series was inspired by classic motorcycle culture and features a graphic shirt in addition to a black jacket constructed from cowhide. The latest release from Neighborhood will be available for purchase through authorized retailers starting January 2nd.
Japanese cult label, NexusVII has designed two beanies that will drop the first week of 2013. The handmade beanies were constructed from high quality knit making the extremely durable and warm to help you brave the cold weather conditions. Available in two shades indigo blue be on the lookout for the beanies at authorized NexusVII retailers worldwide.
OriginalFake teamed up with Fragment Design to create a collection of t-shirts along with a cushion to kickstart 2013. The release is centered around the iconic Japanese anime character, Astro Boy who gets the companion treatment though out the pieces. Be on the lookout for the OriginalFake x Fragment design capsule collection which will be available for purchase through select retailers starting January 3rd.