We have seen many collaborations between Hong Kong streetwear label Knowledge and In4mation from Hawaii. It certainly seems that every time they meet, they produce something fresh utilizing creativity and quality. Their latest collaboration comes in the form of a backpack. This item is done in black featuring both their logos on the front, a continuous barbwire pattern also on the front piece, and a Polaroid photo as their brand tag.
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Levi’s will be introducing their latest project, which is their New York Artist Series. This series consist of artist and designers including Kaws, Tomokazu Matuyama, and Jeff Staple. Each of the three have designed a pair of denim, which will be sold at Tab Device in Japan. Tab Device have revealed the looks of Kaws and Tomokazu’s denim jeans and we all now await the last of the project coming from Jeff Staple. The Tomokazu collaboration also includes a t-shirt that he designed, which comes hand in hand with the denim. This project will start its release on May 3rd, 2007.
Japanese clothing label BountyXHunter has produced a few new items for May 2007. These items include three new t-shirts all featuring a variety of graphic designs. Many of the designs appear as full t-shirt images, with two produced in different color schemes and one in a black/white combination. The black/white color combination t-shirt is also a collaboration with American hip-hop group La Coka Nostra. These are available at the Bounty Hunter stores in Japan.
The Jack Purcell model is one of Converse’s most classic shoes next to the Chuck Taylor. This shoe has been extremely popular the past year with fashion brands using it as a collaboration moel. Many brands such as Undercover and Nom de Guerre have made wonders with this shoe. The latest release of the Jack Purcell comes in two colors, metallic gold and metallic silver. It seems like gold and silver are two popular choices this year and makes a good fit on this classic shoe.
Madfoot from Japan has many new sneakers scheduled to release this month. They have produced a variety of styles featuring different materials, cuts, and patterns. One of their main low-cut sneakers also feature the cross stitching, which creates a quilted leather appearance. Look for these and many other Madfoot sneakers very soon.
After many signature sneakers making their comeback, it’s only fair that we see the Nike Penny Air Foamposite Ones back in the line up. This time the deliver by Nike is excellent creating these identical to the originals. These should be released sometime in October and will be tagged with a $200 price point.