Designer/Illustrator Evan Hecox (who designed a Stan Smith for adidas Skateboarding) and magazine Arkitip have recently released Hecox’s LA Blacksun Print Version II which is a follow up to the LA Blacksun Print Version I. This 16 in. x 20 in. print is silk screened on acid free uncoated paper. Only 100 prints will be made available, each signed and numbered by Evan Hecox himself. The print can be purchased here.
Tim Blanks from Men.Style.Com recently did a tour of some Japan and visited some of the most popular shops and boutiques in Tokyo. Along the way, he managed stops at Number (N)ine, United Arrows, Bapexclusive, Icho (Bespoke Tailor), N.Hoolywood and Project 1/6 (Medicom Flagship Store). Some of the most interesting points we found were that although some of the stores sold different genres of clothing, we felt as though genres and classes itself didn’t really exist. The blurring of the lines in our opinion create for a much more diverse fashion sense. Check out the videos after the jump.
Designer Philippe Starck best known for his new age design style has recently released his latest watches created in conjunction with Fossil. Although this isn’t his first collection with Fossil, this latest release features a distinctly different styling from his previous watches with Fossil. The limited run of 2000 watches are all constructed with aluminum. Look for these to release in early August.
Nike’s latest Flannel Pack has just made it’s way onto store shelves. The pack is comprised of an Air Max 90, an Air Stab and two Court Forces Highs. Although the pack features flannel as the focal point, each sneaker itself is mixed bag of different materials including leather, woven leather, suede and corduroy. Many of the sneakers share the same fluorescent accents set against earthy tones. Available now at Overkill Berlin.
Here’s an update to the recent sample news regarding the Supreme x Vans Troops of Tomorrow pack. It appears as though there is 3rd colorway (black/white) of the Chukka. This pack is based off of the 1982 album by The Exploited. No word yet on any release dates.
Coming soon to Zozotown is this latest collaboration by Medicom Toy’s Bearbrick division and Japanese apparel brands Roen and Connectors. Each t-shirt is available in two different colors. The tees will go on sale today at 9:00 pm (Japan time).