Monthly Archives: June 2017

Jerry Lorenzo Breaks Down His Footwear Collection in WAV’s ‘The Sneaker Connoisseurs’ Show

Music app. WAV has created a new series highlighting fashion influencers who are sneaker aficionados. The show, 'The Sneaker Connoisseurs' includes Jimmy Gorecki and talent manager Marc De Jesus as hosts. Within the first episode, Gorecki and De Jesus catch up with Fear of God founder Jerry Lorenzo.
The Fear of God head honcho discusses how he shows diversity in his campaigns and his recent foray into footwear. He shows off his Fear of God military sneaker, his hi-top basketball sneakers and explains to the hosts that there will be three to four more silhouettes coming out next year. Future episodes of 'The Sneaker Connoisseurs' will give viewers access to new shoes, stores, conventions and cool interviews with designers and sneakers executives.
 Watch the vid above and let us know your first impressions.

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‘JOIA MAGAZINE’ Unveils Its Own Kappa Soccer Jerseys

Chilean design and visual arts publication JOIA MAGAZINE's profound love for soccer is exemplified in this brand new capsule of Kappa soccer jerseys. Officially titled "JOIA F.C. II," the limited edition range features two distinct pieces wrapped in crisp white and tonal black. Additionally, the magazine's moniker is embellished on the front portion of each jersey in a line gradient motif and a patch of "JOIA F.C." is featured on the upper right section.

"Futbol is just Futbol. For some a metaphor of life...for us as well. Fellowship, respect, effort, and talent, all reduced to only 90 minutes that can change your life, of your family and the history of a country. Futbol is that just Futbol...and we love it," the publication expressed.

Take a look at the capsule above and find more information at JOIA's official website.

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Dover Street Market Reveals Fucking Awesome x Thrasher Collection Release

Dover Street Market has revealed via its Instagram page that it will be carrying a new collaborative capsule between Fucking Awesome and Thrasher. The collection features a blue hoodie with both brand's logos on the back, as well as two pullovers with the same design coming in both yellow and black.

The three pieces will be available at the Dover Street Market retail location in New York as well as online at through the Dover Street Market New York e-shop on July 1 at 12 p.m. EST.

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Noah Is Having a Huge Sale, Up to 80% Off

NoahNY has announced a sale at its studio for July 8 and 9. Items including tees, hats, shirts, shoes, outerwear and accessories will be up to 80 percent off.  The store is open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. EST and an RSVP is required in order to take part in the sale.

Send an RSVP e-email to rsvp@noahny.com and see below for the store's location.

@Neo Studios
628 Broadway
2nd Floor
New York, NY 10012

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Vault by Vans Announces a Second Collaboration with ALYX

After releasing their first collaboration together through Opening Ceremony, Vans and ALYX have announced they'll be partnering up again for another collection. Coming out through online retailer Stylebop, the collection will feature two colorways of the OG Sk8-Hi, including an all-black model and a black model with hits of white along the side and on the sole. Also featured in the collection is a new color of the OG Style 36 LX, featuring an off white body atop a white rubber sole, and a white OG Authentic LX Sneaker with red laces and ALYX branding along the sneaker's sole.

The entire collection will be available through Stylebop on July 22. In the meantime, check out Vans's new mesh model of the Old Skool LX.

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The adidas UltraBOOST 3.0 is Getting an Indigo Makeover

adidas continues to push its comfortable and stylish UltraBOOST sole with the announcement of a new colorway for the UltraBOOST 3.0 model. With no official name given to the design just yet, the model boasts an indigo-colored Primeknit upper with different shades of the hue finding their way onto the cage and heel counter. The sneaker also features the signature white BOOST sole that adidas has made ever so famous sitting atop a black rubber outsole.

With no release date yet announced, expect the new UltraBOOST 3.0 colorway to make its debut in stores sometime later this year with a price tag of around $180 USD. While you're waiting, be sure to take a look at the latest collaborative sneaker from adidas, the Y-3 PureBOOST "Oreo."

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Louis C.K. Shares LGBTQ-Focused Documentary ‘Check It’ on His Website

Comedian Louis C.K. has announced that he will be hosting the documentary Check It on his website. Directed by Dana Flor and Toby Oppenheimer, as well as executively produced by Steve Buscemi, the documentary follows a group of LGBTQ teenagers in Washington, D.C. named Check It. The film highlights the troubles that the group members face, including defending themselves from violence and harassment.

"The film knocked me out. It's so good," says C.K. in the trailer. "It's about kids protecting themselves in this dangerous world. They're funny, they're interesting and their stories are very moving and engaging."

Previously shown at the Tribeca Film Festival, the San Francisco International Film Festival, and the Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival, Check It is now available through Louis C.K.'s website for $5 USD.

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HBO’s New Trailer Proves There’s Something Creepy About ‘Room 104’

HBO has released an official trailer for its new Duplass Brothers series, Room 104. The cryptic trailer flashes highlights of inhabitants inside of an eerie hotel room. Room 104 tells stories based on the cooky characters who stay in it. The series stars James Van Der Beek, Orlando Jones, Ethan and Gavin Kent, Amy Landecker, and more. A revolving crew of directors, including Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck, Patrick Brice, and Marta Cunningham have also been enlisted. Room 104 serves as the Duplass Brothers' fourth series produced for HBO following Togetherness, which was cancelled after two seasons, Animals, and the forthcoming A Teacher.

Check out the trailer above and watch Room 104 on HBO July 28.

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Fear of God’s Nostalgic “1997” Collection Makes Use of Vibrant Colors & Floral Patterns

Jerry Lorenzo recently took to Instagram to unveil a few select pieces from Fear of God’s upcoming “1997” collection. Now, the Los Angeles-based designer has offered us a full look at the new range that commemorates the '97 World Series Marlins baseball team in which his father was once a coach. This is evident in Lorenzo covering several items in the team's signature teal colorway with tropical motifs as an homage to Magic City as whole. Key pieces in the gamut include satin sweaters embellished with an embroidered FOG logo, splattered-paint denim jackets with matching jeans, mesh tees in bone-white and basketball shorts with floral patterns made in collaboration with swimwear imprint, Jungle Gurl.

Moreover, if you look closely, you can see the new Fear of God x Vans Era alongside collaborative MLB All-Star caps with New Era. Take a look at Fear of God’s “1997” collection above. The range will be available July 8 at Fear of God's All-Star temporary shop at Alchemist in Miami.

Alchemist
1109 Lincoln Rd
Miami Beach, FL 33139

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miadidas Adds Additional Multicolor Options for the UltraBOOST, Available Now

While adidas plans to release a multicolor edition of its popular UltraBOOST sneaker on July 15, those interested in customizing their own pair of UltraBOOSTs can now do so via miadidas. Nearly three months after adding the UltraBOOST sneaker on the miadidas site, the three stripes brand has updated its customizable colorways, adding the "rainbow" design to its list of options now with black and grey uppers alongside the original white. The white remains the cleanest, but the black pair suddenly has given a much stronger all-around choice for UB fans.

You'll have to have a miadidas account before you can begin creating your own kicks. Visit miadidas to get started.

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Nike’s Air Max Plus TN Ultra Sees the OG “Tiger” Colorway Return to the Wild

A popular cult favorite from Nike is back with some subtle upgrades. The Swoosh's Air Max Plus TN Ultra has returned in a few colorways recently, but its OG "Tiger" is set to make its mark with a comeback sooner rather than later. Its color transition from heel to toe hosts a mix of red, orange and yellow while being complemented by TPU paneling on each lateral and medial side. Visible Air Max units make their way within the forefoot and heel for a plush ride to complement its white midsole.

The Nike Air Max Plus TN Ultra "Tiger" is expected to hit Nike Sportswear retailers soon. Stick with us for additional information regarding its drop.

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Action Bronson’s New “Let Me Breathe” Video Might Be His Most Outlandish Yet

Earlier this month, Action Bronson announced his new studio project Blue Chips 7000 and shared the tape's lead single, "Let Me Breathe." With the weekend upon us, the F*ck, That's Delicious star returns with the official video for his latest major single. Once again showing a penchant for the absurd and outlandish, Bronson delivers a pleasantly weird visual fitting of his larger-than-life persona. Clocking in at over six minutes, today's release might also be one of Bronson's longest visual offerings.

You can check out the video for Action Bronson's "Let Me Breathe" above -- Blue Chips 7000 is set to see release later this summer. Earlier in June, Bronson also reconnected with The Alchemist for "Brother Jedediah."

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