CLSC Summer 2016 – Problem solving is part of any brand, even established ones like CLSC can come across technical difficulties. For their Summer lookbook, founder Josh Vides heads to the mountains of Malibu, but a SLR that did not want to cooperate meant taking out the iPhone. The smartphone captured the entirety of the collection from the cut-and-sew Waldo Pocket-Tee to the array of athletic hoodies and patterned bottoms. CLSC continues to grow as a brand with more than the usual offerings and this Summer collection is available in stores today, May 13.
Highsnobiety x MYKITA – Summer means sunglasses, and even Highsnobiety get into the fun through a special project with fellow Berliners MYKITA. The news outlet and accessories company team up with two limited edition sunglasses this summer. By blending acetate and stainless steel the ATKA is a lightweight frame—a look reminiscent of the Wayfarer. Look for an exclusive rose gold colorway limited to 30 pieces for friends and family, while the black and slate is produced in a small batch of 300 for the public.
Saturdays Surf Suiting for Mr Porter – Saturdays is best known for their casual beach-inspired collection, but they make a huge deviation for Mr Porter. This Mr Porter exclusive will include some beach essentials such as a terry striped hoodie, board shorts, tees, and sunglasses. But what really stands out is the evening wear. Saturdays creates a two-piece suit as part of the collection. Using a tonal black, the jacket follows a slim two-button design while the bottoms are svelte and tailored.
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Urbanears Roland-Garros – All those tennis fans know that the French Open is right around the corner, and who can forget the unique red clay of Roland-Garros. Certainly not Swedish headphone brand Urbanears as they use the reddish orange dirt as inspiration for their latest wireless headphones. As part of the new Active collection, the HELLAS are an over-the-head headphones that sync up via Bluetooth and are made for sports. Featuring a washable mesh ear cushion and ventilated headband, the HELLAS feel right home in the gym.
Tanner Goods Braided Tether – Tanner Goods know their way around leather, and their latest is meant to keep your wallet nice and secure. The new Braided Tethers from the Portland-based brand are intricately-woven from premium English bridle leather and matched with a heavy duty brass lobster clasp. The Braided Tethers are meant to complement their Workman wallet, but anything with a rivet hole could benefit from this work of leather art.
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Jordan Retro 4 Pinnacle Snakeskin – With the prices Jordan Brand commands for their Retros, they might as well be considered a luxury brand. These basketball sneakers have become fashion pieces, and the evolution means a Jordan 4 Retro draped in Snakeskin. As part of the exclusive Pinnacle line, the Snakeskin Jordan 4 Retro is a premium sneaker that features a unique upper, pebbled leather, and an extra pair of leather laces. Look for the Snakeskin edition of the Jordan 4 to drop next Saturday, May 21.
PATTA x Mitchell & Ness – What does Amsterdam know about American sportswear? Quite a bit if you ask heritage sportswear company Mitchell & Ness as they tap PATTA for a collaborative Spring and Summer collection. The collection begins with reversible mesh tank basketball jerseys and moves on to hockey tops and windbreakers. Each piece with a bit of PATTA and Mitchell & Ness branding. Expect the collection to be available in stores now with a retail range between $70 to $180.
J.Crew x New Balance – J.Crew continues their fruitful relationship with New Balance as the two brands embark on another collaborative runner. For the warmer Spring and Summer season, the two brands come together for the 1400. The premium running shoe is made in New Balance’s Skowhegan, Maine factory and features a tan suede upper hints of brown, a white midsole, and a chocolate outsole. Dubbed Desert Dune the shoes are available at select J.Crew stores now for $170.