Keith Haring, a 80s New York-based pop culture artist, teamed up with Nuit Blanche to create a few candles. Nuit Blache is a company aiming to combine images of modern art with confectionery items. The candles come in 4 scents: Caramel, Ginger, Santal, and Cinnamon Orange. The four candles come in different colors all with signature Keith Haring graphics such as his Radiant Baby. These candles are sure to make your room smell nice all night long. Now available at Colette.
Provider, one of the premier Australian streetwear store, teamed up with New Balance to release their 1500 Provider trainers on May 3rd only in Europe. The shoes come in a bright blue color in the front and dark grey and black in the back. Also, the white accent detail on the front of the shoes are mirror images of each other rather than the usual duplicate. This will be an in-store only release at Solebox.
In an unprecedented move, Nike iD has now entered into the world’s most populous country offering a premium customized experience for the Chinese public. Much like their earlier counterparts, Chinese consumers will be afforded the same footwear and apparel customization choices as the vast population set to differentiate themselves from one another. Nike iD Shanghai will begin a trend that will include a branch in Beijing within the next two months.
On the heels of a very recent United Arrows x Rimowa collection of luggage comes another Rimowa team up with Bape. This release features the trademark silver stylings that has become synonymous with Rimowa, with a touch of Bape with subtle camo prints. Only die hard Bape fans need apply as the suitcase prices in at a staggering ¥168,000 (approximately $1610 USD).
Alife has teamed up with PARRA/Rockwell Clothing and famous Dutch sneaker spot Patta to create the Everybody Mid Rap. Utilizing the flagship Everybody Mid, the sneaker is full of details from the perforated leather to clear soles. The collaboration effort also features a special box and t-shirt. Patta will see a release first on April 29th, while Alife stores around the world will have a chance to cop on May 3rd.