Last winter, (COMMUNE) made a strong debut on the scene with a solid collection of high quality cut-and-sewn outerwear, and followed up this Spring with another well thought out series of graphic tees, button ups, and jackets.
Today we are proud to present to you a preview of (COMMUNE)’s upcoming Winter 2007 collection. The lineup includes a number of impressive automotive inspired outerwear pieces, dominated by a black and white color scheme. The lookbook was shot by The Social Trust and design and layout was handled by the talented folks over at 530 Media Lab. You can expect a complete lookbook when the collection delivers.
Here’s a look at a set of accessories by Nike. Created under a runners theme, each pack contains a wallet, a sweat band and some Velcro patches. The Velcro patches allow for customization of the wallet which is made predominately of Velcro loops. The accessory pack is available in white, blue, pink and yellow.
Storied American artist KAWS recently had a interview published on the Japanese site phofa. The interview underlines some interesting questions such as the use of Gore-tex materials in Original Fake’s denim and how they worked with Japanese interior designers Wonderwall to create the Original Fake store. You can view the interview here while a Google translated version can be seen here.
Japanese brand M&M has just released their newest Star t-shirt. The shirt features a large star print with points extending to the back of the shirt and onto the shoulder as well. The t-shirts are available in 4 different colors combos, white/blue, white/red, navy blue/gray, navy blue/baby blue. Available now at Helden.
Jewelry maker Complete Technique has put together this Chair pendant as part of the Staple 10th Anniversary. If you’ve ever been to either Reed Spaces in Japan or New York, you’ll know that chairs are an integral part of the store’s design. 20 of these pendants are available in silver, gold and black. Although a pendant chain is included, the piece can also serve as an earring, key chain, pendant or in Jeff Staple’s case, a pull tab for his backpack.
Image: Jeff Staple