New York City’s King Stampede have begun shipping their 2007 Holiday Collection. The latest line features cut & sew pieces based on traditional styles including the Fleece Jacket which is made of 100% polar tec fleece to keep you warm. It has a slim straight fit and features light branding for a classic look. The Dashiki and Hacienda Crews are made with heavy weight french terry and are panel printed with water-based inks. The collection also includes several new custom body t-shirts such as the Strawberry Cough Tee and Titanic Possession Long Sleeve Tee. Available now through Boundless NY.
Fitted cap purveyors Official recently dropped their Traditional Shemagh Series of caps. Each cap features materials individually cut from traditional scarves and colorways. The fabric is then sewn onto Official’s Incoronare silhouette. Both caps can be ordered directly through Official. All orders processed between now and December 25th will be tax-free and shipped free of charge.
The artist collective TWEEQiM recently designed a new series of super hero toys with Marvel to create the SubCasts Collection. The latest releases include Iron Man (last month) as well as Ghost Rider and our personal favorite Wolverine which dropped on the 17th of December. Available now through Upper Deck.
Crooks & Castles is probably one of the most successful brands in streetwear these few years. They started off small and because of their smart branding, they have become a giant in this game. Because of this success, they have opened their first flagship store in Los Angeles. The marble filled store carries the Crooks & Castles brand as well as books and more. If you’re ever in Los Angeles, head over to Melrose and you will find this store right beside the newly opened DC store.
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Gourmet has recently been getting some serious press lately due to its shoes that look a lot like some Air Jordans. They have released a picture on their blog of some samples from their collection that will be coming out next year. Inspired by Jordans, these new shoes will come in several different colorways. Look out for these flashy sneakers to drop in the Summer of 2008.