The end of this month will mark Amos Toys’ first release for 2008 as they set the year off with a James Jarvis drawing turned toy, the Bird God. The Bird God was originally seen within the pages of Jarvis’ Selected Drawings book. Claims of a glow in the dark version have been substantiated with this recent picture provided by Amos Toys. No word yet on whether this will be a special release or its availability.
To launch their 2008 Spring/Summer collection, RockersNYC has hit up some of their closest friends to model off their t-shirt styles for this season. The Sound & Fury collection much like releases of the past incorporate a certain visual aesthetic and music inspirations that has become ingrained in Rockers’ design ethos. This first drop is available in stores now.
This year will be Neighborhood’s 10th anniversary in business. As a prelude to the celebrations that will take place, The Hideout Blog has interviewed folks from GIMME5, The Hideout, Adidas, Goodenough UK, Fragment Design, Slam Jam, and Foot Patrol on their favorite items from Neighborhood. It’s a pretty interesting article because you get to hear the opinions of some of the more respected people in the industry. Check it out here now.
Linda Farrow started her own fashion label back in 1970 designing and creating highly sought after Sunglasses. In April 2003, Linda Farrow decided to relaunch her British sunglasses label under the name of Linda Farrow Vintage. This season, Linda Farrow Vintage will release a series of collaboration sunglasses with designers like Jeremy Scott, Raf Simons, Rodarte and Bernhard Willhelm. Six new styles are now available at Colette.
New from Comme des Garcons are these plaid wallets. This wallet which comes in two colors has a nice black leather interior coupled with a traditional plaid exterior. The wallet measures 12.7 x 11 centimeters has four slots for cards, a coin pouch and of course a place to store your cash. Available now at Colette for 130 Euros.