Japanese brand MACKDADDY jumped at the chance to create their own version of the recently resurrected Reverse Jam Mid from Reebok. The white leather upper is highlighted by the use of pink with a speckled midsole. This sneaker, made famous by White Men Can’t Jump is available exclusively at FLAUGE.
For Japanese artist Madsaki’s recent All Day I Dream About Sunsex exhibition, a special set of incense was released. Kuumba International is well known for their fragrant room sprays and incenses. The brown box is marked with a Madsaki signature design in stunning gold foil.
Japanese brand Grapple are in the works with famous Japanese toy-makers Secret Base to produce a special version of Secret Base’s Sharkman toy. The gray head is mounted on what appears to be a glow in the dark body. No word yet on a release date.
I’m about to have a field day. Nation-wide Target took a page out of the How to Streetwear guide to produce their own line of limited edition beach towels with Jeff Koons and Kehinde Wiley. Jeff Koons previously designed a series of decks for Supreme, effectively making these beach towels a huge necessity regardless of whether you live near the beach or not. Better yet, buy these and proudly pin them up on your walls, beach towels are the new skate decks.
Medicom Toy just hosted their 2007 BWWT (Bearbrick World Wide Tour) recently. Here’s the new book that accompanies the exhibition. The book is a summary of everyone who participated in the exhibition these several years. The book also includes interviews with different artists. Available now at We Sold Out.
For the final installment in the Acapulco Gold 2007 Holiday Collection, the New York City label have released several new tees. Fresh off the release of her new book titled “The Breaks,” famed photographer Janette Beckman has offered her work on two collaboration tees. Other tees feature the classic, high quality New York inspired graphics that Acapulco Gold is known for. The latest drop also includes a re-release of the High Post 14 oz. Selvage Denim Jeans produced by historic NYC denim factory Post O’ Alls. Now available at Acapulco Gold retailers worldwide.