Vans will release two fresh color-ups on two of their classic silhouettes, a Sk8-Hi, and Classic Slip-On. The Sk8-Hi features an upper with artwork done by surfer Nathan Fletcher. The second model featured is a Classic Slip-On LX dubbed the Ã¢Â€ÂœBlue Wave,Ã¢Â€Â that takes on a Japanese wave print. Both models have begun to hit stores and carry a price tag of $60, and $50 respectively.
Recently in Beijing, Nike 706 held the Beijing Mr. Shoe Museum (Sample). This exhibition featured Michael Lau’s signature pieces including a new metallic bronze Mr. Shoe, which is limited to 200 pieces. Also, at the entrance of this exhibition was a giant Mr. Shoe, which was certainly an eye catcher to start off this creative tour. You can find more images at CrazyToyz forum.
Original Fake teams up with Japanese toy brand Takara to produce a toy car and bearbrick set. Each set features a toy car and a bearbrick, where each bearbrick toy is made to fit inside the car. The set is created so that you can have the bearbrick figure actually riding the car. This project is clever and fun and also comes in a well-design package. There are two styles to choose from, the OF version and monotone.
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Here is the newest Top Ten sample from Adidas, which is set to release later this year. This sneaker is produced in full grain leather featuring many wild and exotic colors. The color combination is done in blue, orange, pink, and black. They have definitely put an unique twist on this Adidas classic.
Fashion retailer TOPSHOP has teamed up with model Kate Moss to develop a new collection of clothing inspired by Kate’s personal style and wardrobe. This collection portrays rock silhouettes, vintage inspired pieces, floral print tea dresses, and bohemian embroidered pieces. This creative and classy collaboration collection is now available at Colette.
DJ Greg Street has created another Nike Air Force One iD from the NYC iD location. This Greg Street exclusive is done in all white featuring pebbled premium leather, gum sole, and a custom hang tag with his name lasered into it. This sneaker definitely represents simplicity and detailing at its best.
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