French 77 is currently doing a collection for Puma involving Lydia Hearst,Theodora Richards, and Elizabeth Jagger. The new collection is centered around the theme of Tennis and will be available during May with Wimbledon around the corner in June. Check out the images of the lookbook after the jump.
Also, here is the new Puma Lydia Bag, which appeared with model/fashion icon Lydia Hearst during New York Fashion Week. The bag, part of French 77’s collection for Puma, was co-designed by Lydia’s friends Richie Rich and Traver Rains from the lifestyle brand, Heatherette. It comes in three colors playfully named, Delicate, Night, and Wild. Only 100 bags will be made, with most of them going to close friends of Lydia Hearst. UK on the other will get some bags, but in very limited quantities.
Check out this BBC episode of the Culture Show. It’s a feature on the ever elusive artist we all know as Banksy. Known for his subversive, witty, and socially conscious works, the episode expands on the myth and legend Banksy has created for all art critics and fans to admire. The episode even has an exclusive audio interview with Banksy, where he goes in depth with some of the creations he has put up both in the streets and in galleries. Either way, give the video a look. It’ll give you a better familiarity with the person behind the art and the social contexts of some of his works, especially his obsession with Rats.
Japanese label, Untold just released two new polka dot parkas for this season. The jackets come in two colors of Black and Navy Blue and have a special side arm pocket compartment. They are slightly reminiscent of the iDiom jackets that came out last year, but these hold well on their own too.
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Here are some new items from Head Porter Plus. Included for their release this season are new basic tees in white, red, black, purple, a new denim, two new reversible beanies in black, brown and grey, and cut off chino shorts in black and beige. As always, classic items from Head Porter Plus.
Check out these new Neon Camo Roadstas coming out as a secret drop. The kicks come in Brown Neon Camo and Blue Neon Camo and were just recently released. Definitely appropriate colors for the spring season. And if you look closely at the air bubble, the signature Bape camo print can be seen on them.
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