In at time where collaborations are becoming the norm in fashion and street trends, sometimes there are pairings that leave us scratching our heads. In this case, retail giant, Target Corp. is teaming up with Rogan to produce an eco-friendly collection that will be showcased this weekend at Barney’s Madison Avenue store in New York City. It will then go on sale at the Barney’s in Los Angeles next weekend. Regardless of the reasons behind this collaboration, most consumers will be happy to see affordable designer clothes for a change. Stay tuned as Target will soon have this available. Note: Barney’s is limiting purchases to three pieces.
The last installment of the special Quiksilver “Beach Fighters” partnership with GDC’s talented designer Takashi Kumagai will be releasing in the coming days as the second release (first release) focuses on outerwear embodying various bold aesthetics. The highlighting piece of this collection is the Patchwork Long Jacket and Porter collaboration bags. Available at the Quiksilver & Roxy flagship store in Hong Kong.
Quiksilver & Roxy Store
G/F, 9-11 Leighton Road
Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
The skateshop/boutique, HUF, which was originally from San Francisco will be making its way to LA very soon. With that said, here are the latest releases from the HUF brand which will be releasing this week at the HUF store on Sutter Street in San Francisco.
Super long week for some reason, marked by various VISA frustrations as HYPEBEAST looks to travel to Beijing at the end of the week for Nike’s re-branding and launch of Nike Sports Wear. However, highlight thus far was the contesting of the newly founded title of HYPEBEAST Office Champion for ping pong on Wednesday night. When blogs go back up, expect countless videos of Eugene kicking ass and taking names through the most powerful smash of all time. This week’s picks include the Air Jordan VI Olympic, SheOne interview, Tsumori Chisato and the photo exhibition George Lois: The Esquire Covers.
Bape’s transition into summer is in full effect with these upcoming releases this week at Bape Hong Kong. The updated stock and impending warm weather is reflected in two styles of shorts in both plaid and floral patterns. Other items feature a hat and t-shirts. Available Saturday, May 10th at Bape Hong Kong.
Jeff Hamada’s creative playground has returned after a debut inaugural collection a few seasons back which included video to compliment the collection. Look for NHTVSN to allow for a diverse dialog that incorporates your usual witty and fun statements. No word yet on availability. Available now at Bodega, Shoe Gallery, Pedestrian, Brooklyn Projects, El Mercado and the Reed Space.