Thursday, 22 June 2017

Saint Laurent Paris Rivington Backpack.


Since Hedi Slimane took over Yves Saint Laurent it has been known consistently for a collection of simple permanent pieces, so key and excellent they keep producing them year after year.  The rock and roll cool Slimane managed to attach to YSL has meant that even backpack's became standout's.

Saint Laurent's new design head Anthony Vaccarello has now designed one additional permanent backpack, the Rivington.  Cylindrical in shape, with opening zip top, and re-inforced leather bottom, this is a design for an urban environment predominantly, which like the Hunting and Hunter will likely be part of Saint Laurent Paris's line up for years to come.

Available now for £700 in navy or black.



Friday, 16 June 2017

Adidas Originals Palace Collection.


Adidas Originals have collaborated with Palace to release a capsule collection with a combination boxing and running feel.  A hooded terry robe, low top sneakers, and a selection of lightweight technical clothing for running, all heavily branded with both Palace and Adidas.

The whole collection is available now prices starting from £85.











Thursday, 15 June 2017

Raf Simons Releases First Sunglasses Collection As Calvin Klien Designer.


Raf Simons first sunglasses collection as Calvin's Klien's head designer has been announced.  The pieces are bold, futuristic and metal heavy, looking like a collection of set pieces from a science fiction props department.

These pieces all form part of Raf's CALVIN KLIEN 205W39NYC collection, named after the brand HQ in New York City.

All pieces are available now from £280.










Friday, 2 June 2017

BAPE Mastermind JAPAN Sunglasses Release.


BAPE and mastermind JAPAN's collaborations are always sell-out barnstorming successes.  Following teasing a new collab, they have announced a series of sunglasses, in clubmaster, wayfarer and aviator styles, using gold and silver coloured frames.

Each pair features skull and bones graphics on the lens, with camo, and heavy branding all over.  All pairs cost £400, and will be available from tomorrow.









Friday, 28 April 2017

Alexander Wang Rian Espadrile Sneaker's.


New from Alexandet Wang in time for the summer months comes a fresh pair of espadrille's.  However these are more sneakers than they are espadrille's.  With braided jute midsoles a rubber soles, and a jute toebox they are pure espadrille's, but the calf leather upper ensure that they are not practical for the beach.

Available now for £400.



Thursday, 27 April 2017

NikeLab iWatch Limited Edition.


From NikeLab comes a limited edition wrist band sold as a set through the NikeLab online store as a full set for £369 and £396.

The colourway is "light bone" and black, which is in essence beige and black, carries some exclusive NikeLab branding on the inside, and comes fitted on a black aluminium iWatch.  The set is available now.







Wednesday, 5 April 2017

Dior Homme Sennheiser Audio Collection.


From Dior Homme and Sennheiser comes a collection of high-end audio equipment and ultra stylish storage pieces.  This is far from the first time Dior Homme dipped their toe in the world of technology, the designer branded USB's which nowadays are so ubiquitous saw light first at Dior Homme way back in 2007.

The products are headphones with an amplifier, bluetooth headphones, and bluetooth in-ear phones, and on the accessories side, branded cases for the devices, a backpack, and a large metal box, with sharp black and red branding.

No prices are yet available, and availability is expected to be end of 2017.