Denim x Ace Boots – Self Edge created a passion for artisan denim from the ground up with dedication to authenticity. Their appreciation and passion for denim turns to other work wear essentials as the San Francisco based retailer teams up with Ace Boots for a low-cut black Engineer boot. The small Los Angeles based workshop produces this utilitarian boot by hand and throws a comfortable Vibram outsole for good measure. Look for the boots to be available at Self Edge stores in San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York, and Portland.
Source: Self Edge
nanamica Spring/Summer 2014 – Japanese label nanamica takes a tour of the American aesthetic for Spring and Summer 2014. The contemporary approach to classic looks will include tailored shirts, knits, and outerwear in lighter colors. This dapper collection is also set to include some bold moves that include patchwork pieces and a custom camouflage. The collection is set to hit retailer shelves soon.
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Dover Street Market New York x mastermind Japan x COMME des GARCONS BLACK – The opening of Dover Street Market in New York turned up collaborative projects with Supreme, Nike, and APC. But, its a week since its opening and they came up with another exclusive. The latest is a hoodie and T-shirt collection with mastermind JAPAN and COMME des GARCONS BLACK. Using iconography from these two Japanese brands the pieces are exclusive to Dover Street Market, and available at all their locations.
Source: Dover Street Market
JBL “Voyager” Speaker – The new “Voyager” speaker sports the usual list of features you would find in a wireless speaker, but it has a nifty party trick that allows you to take the music with you. The speaker is also a dock that allows the speaker to be removed. One quick un-click and the speaker comes off and is a mobile Bluetooth speaker with a 5 hour batter life. Simply re-attach the speaker to the dock to recharge. The “Voyager” is available now at JBL retailers, and online.
Ronin Winter 2013 – Based out of New York City is Ronin, a streetwear brand dedicated to simplicity and inspired by samurai philosophy. The Winter 2013 collection is set to arrive to their online store and includes a “Mountain Fishtail” parka in olive green, a “Two-Tone Arc” T-shirt, and a host of casual staples. The collection is set to drop on the Ronin site sometime today, December 28.