The upcoming main character in Appleseed: Ex Machina, Deunan Knute will be featured in a wardrobe created specially by high fashion designer, Miuccia Prada. This represents another cross-branding initiative that is becoming more and more popular these days as brands attempt to reach wider audiences via different collaborations.
You can watch the trailer here.
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A throwback to the 80s, the days when Hip-Hop was successfully nurtured and evolving into one of the biggest music inspired cultures on this planet. These are some words to describe JuicyJazz, an up and coming brand out of Paris who pride themselves relieving the former glory years of Hip-Hop. This is the path JuicyJazz will take you alongside credited photographer and documenter Jamel Shabazz who has seen it all through the viewfinder of his camera. Be on the look out for Juicy Jazz, a fine tribute to Hip-Hop of the 80s.
Tom Hingston recently got together with Sophnet to create two new t-shirts. Tom Hingston and his studio are an award-winning group of designers who have been on the forefront of advertising and identity creation. Each of his t-shirts is available in black, white and grey and go on sale at the end of the month.
SVG Archives has recently released one of their latest t-shirts, “Kill All Luxury People”. From the same people that brought you NBHD, SVG Archives represents a more refined and subdued taste in fashion. Nigo of Bathing Ape was recently seen endorsing this t-shirt in a magazine photo shoot.
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Puma and Philippe Starck are no strangers to each other; the French designer has previously created his own line of footwear for the German brand created in 1948. 2007 will see this relationship unfold to a new level with the introduction of Starck x Puma Naked Body wear for the Spring/Summer 2007.
The Starck x Puma Naked Body Collection is at the pinnacle of technical wear meets minimalist aesthetic design. Spanning 15 different pieces for men and women come something not only user friendly but also sexy. The variety of different colored pieces from pure off white to reduced charcoal involves light seamless Lycra in a tight form fitting silhouette. However, the design aesthetic comes into play with various transparent inserts that reveal skin in just the right places.
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On the heels of some of his latest collaborations this year with traditional sneaker brands such as Converse and Nike comes yet another sneaker collaboration with legendary skate footwear brand Vans. Release info is currently unavailable but stay tuned.