In commemoration of Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant and his 2008 MVP crowning, Nort has produced a Nort shirt incorporating Bryant’s logo and Lakers colors. This marks the latest chapter in this ongoing relationship which has seen the pair release a Nike Kobe x Nort pack back in 2006 featuring a limited Nike Kobe 1 and leather jacket.
On the heels of their original retail location in Singapore, What’s Good has expanded into neighboring Malaysia to open their second location in Kuala Lumpur. Look for the store to stock brands such as Kno1edge, Crooks & Castles, Haze, Hellz, In4mation, Futura Laboratories and brknhome. The grand opening party featured Hong Kong’s 24Herbs, rap artist Jin and the release of some special grand opening products.
What’s Good Kuala Lumpur
#06-69 6th Floor
Berjaya Times Square
1 Jalan Imbi
55100 Kuala Lumpur
p: +603 2148 6668
Hours: 1:00 PM – 9:00 PM / Monday – Sunday
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As part of a 2008 spring collection marked by minimalistic offerings inspired by 50s Havan culture, Band of Outsiders has teamed up with legendary boat shoe makers Sperry on their Topsider model. Band of Outsiders has quickly become a reputable representative of the American fashion scene, with their Sperry collaboration falling neatly in place with this season’s inspirations. A dark gray color is seen here with white piping along the collar. Available at Eliminator.
Here’s a look into Canadian outfit GDFT’s 2008 spring collection of t-shirts focusing largely on a sporting aspect. Homages are paid to the former Vancouver Grizzlies (Big Country Reeves, best player ever or what?), Louisville Slugger, Muhammad Ali and Joe Carter’s 1993 World Series three run home run to take home the title.
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A new generation of fitted caps from The Hundreds and their beloved Adam Bomb character have recently dropped across various retailers. Two styles include a set featuring solid colorways such as black, red and pink as well as a set of contrasting colors such as white/green and turquoise/red. Check your local TH dealer and The Hundreds Los Angles/The Hundreds San Francisco for availability.
The 2nd round of the NBA playoffs are well on their way with the LA Lakers doing extremely well in the Western Conference. Kobe Bryant has been hearing the “MVP” chant for a while now, but it was just on May 6th that it was officially announced that Kobe had finally won the League’s Most Valuable Player award after 12 years. For this occasion, Nike has released a special “MVP” Player Edition of the Zoom Kobe III’s. Kobe has been seen wearing these kicks for the first 2 games of the Lakers vs. Jazz series. These sneakers sport the Lakers’ signature colors of yellow and purple on a white base, and were made with a translucent shoe box. These PEs are not scheduled for any release.
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