Converse Japan has updated their latest releases with two upcoming Chuck Taylor releases. The Thermal pack features the use of tried tested and true thermal material to form the basis of the upper, while the MD pack is a subtle interpretation of the checker pattern. Both are available in a high top and low top version as well as multiple colors. Check your local Converse dealer for availability.
Of the flagship vintage models from Puma, the Puma Clyde easily ranks as among the top of its class. Its simplicity and smooth lines can never be over-looked for the often chunkier releases of its original era. A new batch of Clydes have hit for Spring each featuring simple colorways of red and blue. Available now at the Japanese store mischief.
Bape has once again teamed up with Medicom Toys on a series of Bearbricks set to release in March. With four colors in total, three of the Bearbricks will be released through regular Bape outlets while the fourth one (navy blue) will be limited to the member’s only Nigo’s Favorite Shop.
Futura Laboratories has dropped some new long-sleeve t-shirts as part of the 07/08 Winter/Spring collection. Four different styles include the World Thought Police, Umbrella Training Facility, Radartein and Reflect Stickers.
Source: Futura Laboratories
Here’s a look into the future with some of the models Vans has cooked up later this summer. A few pages from the latest Vans catalog pages features upcoming Half-Cabs, Eras, core skate models and the debut of some new lifestyle models.
Busy P, creator and owner of Ed Banger Records took part in the upcoming release of the Influencer Pack of Air Force 1’s. The eclectic DJ and music maker chose a black upper but filled it with interesting and fun messages and doodles. The midsole was given a rainbow treatment, in which Busy P documents on the upper in a short paragraph, stating the difficulty in keeping the design simple. The Influencer Pack will include celebrity designs from around the world, a group of people Nike deems as having an effect on the global landscape. No word yet on availability.
Source: Kix and the City