Widening the Running Paradigm

EditorialComments ⋅ Oct 17, 2011
Looking back at the evolutionary development of humans, our physiology and subsequent bipedalism has become a characteristic trait. The whole idea of “persistence hunting” enabled humans to develop a respectable degree of endurance and efficiency. Wh...

Travel Essentials

EditorialComments ⋅ Jul 15, 2011
When it comes to time to board that long trans-Pacific haul (sitting in economy nonetheless), you can’t help but think, traveling sucks. Crammed into tiny seats with increasingly ridiculous airline fees, terrible food, germ-infested re-circulated air...

CLOT : Travelling Mickey

EditorialComments ⋅ Jul 7, 2011
Over the course of the last few years, CLOT and Disney have had a fruitful relationship with several large scale projects spanning various Disney franchises. In their latest team-up, CLOT and Disney unite on the Travelling Mickey project which brings...

James Jean: Process Rebus

EditorialComments ⋅ Jun 24, 2011
To describe James Jean would be difficult. The visual artist has had the distinguished role of creating art through numerous fabrics of culture. Following his graduation from New York City’s School of Visual Art, Jean wasted no time in making his mar...

Swizz Beatz: Reestyle Collective

EditorialComments ⋅ May 16, 2011
Earlier this year Swizz Beatz spearheaded the launch of Reebok’s all new platform known as the Reestyle Collective.

FUJIFILM X100: A Welcomed Hybrid

EditorialComments ⋅ May 5, 2011
Conceptually speaking, hybrids have enabled companies to offer an approach to design that enabled it to be progressive without alienating users with design and aesthetics that could potentially be lost on the consumer. In the case of the FUJIFILM X10...

Dr. Romanelli & George Bamford: A Tale of Two Customizers

EditorialComments ⋅ Apr 28, 2011
United by their knack for customization and re-appropriation, it only makes sense that Dr. Romanelli and George Bamford of BAMFORD WATCH DEPARTMENT are the midst of working together on an upcoming project. We took a particular curiosity in this share...

AIAIAI: Reductive Headphone Design

EditorialComments ⋅ Apr 26, 2011
At a time when the convergence of lifestyle and head and earphones are at a pinnacle, Danish outfit AIAIAI has worked admirably to offer a quality product beyond just aesthetics. Taking immense pride in their design ethos and the total package, the b...

Humberto Leon: Opening Ceremony Meets Lane Crawford

EditorialComments ⋅ Apr 11, 2011
In their respective markets, Opening Ceremony and Lane Crawford have both come to represent the pinnacle of fashion retail. Looking back, Lane Crawford has been a prominent player in Hong Kong having officially opened its first doors back in 1850. Si...

CRASH: Trains, Guitars and Luggage

EditorialComments ⋅ Apr 4, 2011
Graffiti artist John Matos or more commonly known as CRASH has taken the approach of patience and hardwork to create his legacy of art. The cliche notion of organic growth really comes true to some as pioneers ofter plied their trade in an era where...

Tobie Hatfield: The Chef Behind the Nike Free

EditorialComments ⋅ Mar 29, 2011
Upon the inception of the Free more than half a decade ago, the running shoe from Nike was arguably a step in the performance direction that was unlike any other major sporting brand.

Damian Van Zyll De Jong: Native Shoes

EditorialComments ⋅ Mar 17, 2011
Based out of Vancouver, Canada, Native Shoes has made massive inroads in a short period of time. With their injection molded EVA shoes, the brand kicked off with several styles based on some iconic profiles.

Print 2.0: Redefining the Craft

EditorialComments ⋅ Mar 9, 2011
I don’t remember when was the last time I went out and purchased a physical magazine. A media platform that has come to represent so many different important facets of culture, discourse and life has steadily moved itself towards a new approach a...

INSA: Calculated Sexuality

EditorialComments ⋅ Feb 28, 2011
British street artist INSA recently made his way across the ocean for an American showing of his artwork in San Francisco. For close followers of the art meets sneaker scene, INSA has been a prominent figure for his signature use of highly sexual...

Tatsuro Horikawa: NUANCES of JULIUS

EditorialComments ⋅ Jan 31, 2011
Last month, Japanese avant-garde label JULIUS and founder Tatsuro Horikawa opened its first flagship store outside of its native Japan in Hong Kong. Known for its unorthodox approach to silhouettes, a focus on the use of leather and above all els...