Herschel Supply Co. Typhoon Haiyan Relief – No Southeast Asian nation has been harder hit by Typhoon Haiyan than the Philippines, and Canada based Herschel Supply Co. is looking to do its part. Using the national flag as inspiration the daypack is color-blocked red, blue, white, and yellow. The backpack features robust detailing that includes a liner coated by cotton-poly, rubber detailing, and full-grain leather zipper pulls. Look for Herschel to donate 100% of the proceeds of this specialty bag for Typhoon Haiyan Relief.
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Concepts x Nike SB – Concepts has been on a roll lately. After the successful collaboration with The North Face and Clarks for a few more-mature products, the Cambridge-based store goes right to its roots and creates a specialty pack with Nike SB. The iconic Dunk High Pro SB has been unveiled in an all over Christmas-themed pattern. Entitled the “Ugly Sweater” pack look for two colorways of the Dunk High Pro with the first in a black colorway that will be exclusive to Concepts. The second gray colorway will be a general release and will also come with the fun “Ugly Sweater” print. Both colorways arrive with special packaging, and expect complementing T-shirts and athletic crewnecks. This special collaboration will drop this Saturday, December 7.
H&M Sport Collection – The Summer Olympics is nearly three years away, but you can bet that fashion brands already have the international sporting event on their mind. Most recently, Swedish fast-fashion retailer H&M unveils their Sport Collection that is geared toward the active lifestyle. From gym essentials like windproof and water-repellent running jackets, the collection is meant for all sports and activities. Expect the collection to arrive next year around the same time H&M announces their plans to outfit Sweden’s Olympic team.
MOOD – Calvin Waterman and Grandison Taber reminds everyone that Brooklyn is just as important to the New York skating scene as SoHo with their new skateboard company, Mood. The direction of the company is based in art, design, and skate with a small collection that integrates it all. This first collection includes help from designer Marc Kremers and Thai painter Korkit Arunanondchai.
Taylor Stitch x Polar Fleece – The cold winter days and the freezing nights are upon the US, and it’s important to keep warm. Nothing shelters you better than quality headwear and Taylor Stitch kicks things off with their popular ball cap. The classic baseball cap skips the canvas and wool, and leaps into fleece from Polar. This synthetic textile is known to be the perfect mid-layer thanks to its ability to dry quickly, resist wind, and maintain warmth.
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