In the New York Times’ Pulse, Karin Nelson investigates into a series of fascinating facts and highlights in the fashion world. This most recent feature includes Stefano Pilati of Yves Saint Laurent most recent collection highlighted by the use of sweatshirt material, COMME des GARCONS’ 8 88 fragrance and the unlikely pairing of Agnes b. and Harmony Karine. The feature is capped off by the craze surrounding Alber Ibanz’s Lanvin collection of footwear. View the feature here.
Stussy’s creative director Paul Mittleman has previewed their first drop for the collection titled “Our Gangs”. With five tees marking the first collection, look for more on the horizon from the “Our Gangs” series of apparel. No word yet on a release date.
One of Japan’s finest retailers in Beams has teamed up with Converse on the legendary and timeless Chuck Taylor All Star Hi. The glossy patent leather finish includes matching lace holes and a leather lining. Black and white are both available now through Beams.
Source: Beams via High Snobiety
We’re happy to report some news for the girls, the Berlin chapter of NORT will be receiving these “Color Pack” Nike Air Force 1 Highs on April 18th. The colorways are based on the corresponding colors/flavors of Chili and Lime. Go cop if you’re in the Berlin area, and if you’re a guy go get a pair for your significant other.
Presenting itself as one of Sydney Australia’s best shopping experiences, Supply has unveiled their newest series of t-shirts released under their in-house label. The tees join an impressive range of present labels including sought after brands Head Porter, Head Porter Plus, Visvim, OriginalFake, PAM and Supreme. Available now in-store.
Supply Basement Store. 20 Burton Street.Darlinghurst, Sydney, NSW, 2010Australia
The Japanese chapter of streetwear OG’s XLarge has updates its site with pictures from its Spring ‘08 photoshoot. Lots of color and a California feel as expected. From what we can see on the website, the line consist of light-weight flannels, striped polos, and denim that endorse the brand fully with large logos on the pockets and across the seat. They have a large database of their items at the XLarge Japan website which is now also available in English. More pictures after the jump.