Another classic silhouette from Clark’s Originals, the Jink features a shape not dissimilar to the Desert Khan with it’s chukka style placket. Details include a soft leather edging around the collar and a trimmed down crepe sole unit giving a slimmer profile than the Desert Khan. The limited edition shoe comes in 4 colorways for Spring/Summer 2011 and is now available from Hanon.
After having worked with Justice, Mika and other musicians before, Coca-Cola now gets together with the iconic electronic duo Daft Punk on their latest limited edition “Club Coke” bottle. The bottles of course come in gold and silver, just like the helmets that the two are known to wear for all their public appearances. The bottles will come in a limited edition box set and colette is of course among the first to get them in. (more…)
An artist named Tahir Hemphill wants to datamine 30 years of hip-hop lyrics to provide a searchable index of the genre’s lexicon.
The project analyzes the lyrics of over 40,000 songs for metaphors, similes, cultural references, phrases, memes and socio-political ideas. For each, it registers a date and a geographical location. Hemphill has raised more than $8,000 in funding for the project on Kickstarter, from 349 people.
The idea is so that important questions can be (more…)
Apple will be holding their iPad 2 unveiling on March 2. No official invites have gone out yet, so think of this one as a strong rumor. Here’s an outline of what we think the next iPad is going to have. And even if you don’t believe ATD’s “confirmed” rumor, a bunch of signs are pointing at an event or announcement very soon.
XXL has now unveiled the official lineup for this year’s Freshman Class. Past issues have been graced by some notables who have been quite successful thus far. As for the class of 2011, here are the names in no particular order:
CyHi Da Prynce
Fred Da Godson
The issue is set to hit stands next month, so what are your thoughts?
One of our favorite Japanese brands Uniqlo has given us a sneak peak of there spring/summer 2011 collection. If you don’t know about Uniqlo they are pretty much the Gap of Japan. They only have one store in the states, and its of course in New York City’s SOHO District. Take a look at some of our favorite styles below as the brand nicely adapts to the new trends of the season, presenting a slightly more (more…)
We preview the new Wemoto Spring/Summer 2011 Collection. Once again the brand expands their cut-and-sew offering, which is best reflected in their line-up of outerwear. Nice details and increased quality, as well as their still new basics line make this their best collection to date. Of course the brand still offers a strong series of graphic t-shirts, all coming with a good portion of sarcasm, just like we are used to see from them. Look out (more…)
The other day we previewed the opening t-shirt for the upcoming Johnny Cupcakes London Store. Now there is an exclusive first look at the cartoon that they produced for the London store (via Highsnobiety). Also the store location has been revealed.
Johnny Cupcakes London
10 Fouberts Place
Carnaby London W1F 7PF
Huf has released several new sneakers from their new Spring 2011 Collection. Next to bringing existing styles in new colorways, the brand also introduces two new low top sneakers into their collection. Overall the line remains very simple, both in terms of design and in terms of branding. One can almost say, that it is so simple, you cannot go wrong with it. While we in general appreciate simple good design, we sometimes miss from Huf (more…)
This weekend Undefeated, adidas and the NBA bring you an exclusive NBA All-Star Pack, which consists of a pair of adidas Forum sneakers and a set of exclusive apparel. The first 40 customers at the La Brea location will receive a free Shooting Jacket and t-shirt with purchase of the Forum sneakers, while those in Santa Monica and Silverlake will receive a free t-shirt (available in East, West or LA colors) with shoe purchase. Stop by (more…)
Here is a fresh new track from Blu, as he shares with us a lead single off his latest project. The song is titled “Amnesia (Rewind)” and is a chilled, laid-back record that one can unwind too, and certainly a breath of fresh air in terms of music. His latest Amnesia EP is available now through iTunes.
Hofman Dujardin Architects are responsible for the Villa Geldrop in The Netherlands. Glass exterior walls allow for terrific synergy with the environment, and open up a considerable amount of light to the ground floor living space. (via Contemporist).