Here is the latest release from Nike. While this might look like a simple looking sneaker, it isn’t. This all black Dunk Hi features a silver sole and a croc pattern reflective material on the upper so when you shine a light on it, it reflects back. So for those looking for something plain but can break necks when the time comes, this Dunk Hi might fit the bill. Available at Overkill Berlin.
The international lifestyle brand and magazine, VICE, has worked on a project with Japanese sport shoe brand Onitsuka Tiger for a co-branded water packaging. Starting July, cartons of water will be distributed via VICE’s European network and will be available at European’s best music, fashion and lifestyle stores. The packaging designed by INPUT Utrecht is based on the Onitsuka Tiger sneaker. It is amazing to see how such as simple entity like water can be packaged in this well designed and environmentally friendly carton.
HK lifestyle company, CLOT, founded by Edison Chen, Kevin Poon and Billy had it’s 3rd anniversary party last Friday. The party was packed with both industry people and Asian celebrities showing up. Free drinks were served throughout the night with music provided by DJ Tommy and guest DJ Just Blaze. There was even artwork provided by MC Yan. You can check out more pictures of the party after the jump or at KP’s blog.
This year Vans will be working with six artist from the Los Angeles giving them an opportunity to display their artwork on highly visable billboards around the city.
For the duration of the project these six artistsÃ¢Â€Â™ work will appear for two months at a time and culminate with a group show at a local gallery next November, presented by Vans. In addition, Vans will make a $1,000 donation to the local charity of each artistÃ¢Â€Â™s choice, on their behalf, giving back to the city that has given the company and these artists so much.
Of course, shoes will be made featuring work from each artist. Currently, only shoes designed by Marco Zamora and Sage Vaughn have been revealed.
For more information, head to Vans Sky Gallery’s website.
We previously mentioned and showcased the DC Comics x Bape Sweaters here and now here are some tees and figures from this special collaboration. This project between the label Bape and DC Comics will consist of four characters from DC Comics; Superman, Batman, Wonder Women and The Flash. Each character will have their own figure styled by the designers at Bape. There will also be a two Batman tees, one Superman tee and one The Flash tee. Look for these to drop in the upcoming feature!