Standing tall at 6’7”, Los Angeles-based designer Waraire Boswell launched his brand out of necessity. Having created custom menswear from some of the NBA’s most stylish players, including Tyson Chandler, LeBron James and Chris Bosh, Boswell later launched his own ready-to-wear collection that would offer both your average sizes as well as big and tall variations. For his latest endeavor however, the California native pairs with fellow Los Angeles brand Grover, known for delivering casual, understated basics. Initially seen in Boswell’s Streetsnaps post, this collection consists of jogger trousers and several tunic-styled tops with mandarin collars, some of which feature a half-button construction. The Waraire Boswell x Grover capsule will launch Saturday, September 27 at the Steven Alan flagship boutique, with taller sizes available at WaraireBoswell.com.
No stranger to showing off exclusive pairs of her husband’s signature kicks, Vanessa Bryant took to her IG once again to share a glimpse at the newest addition to her growing collection. This time around, Mrs. Mamba broke out a snakeskin version of the Nike Kobe 9. Ditching the using Flyknit-based design, Vanessa’s pair features a luxurious reptile-clad upper with striking black accents. Get acquainted with Mrs. Bryant’s latest digs above, and let us know if these would be an instant cop had they been scheduled for release.
Having garnered great attention by fusing revolutionary lightweight material with superior cushioning, Nike is back with another vibrant colorway for its Flyknit Air Max silhouette. Featuring a Flyknit upper with orange and red accents throughout, this design offers up another great combination colors that encapsulate the energy of the sneaker. Underneath lies an orange gradient Air Max sole unit, an element that many endeared to after the original release last year. Maintaining its premium $ 250 USD price point, the Nike Flyknit Air Max is available at select accounts including Foot Locker.
Ronnie Fieg has had a heck of a week. The NYC-based sneaker designer and founder of the KITH brand has provided his Instagram followers with a sneak peek of his latest work, as he unveils an upcoming collaboration with adidas Consortium. In what many speculate to the adidas Consortium EQT, this lavish model is constructed in what seems to be a mostly gold upper, contrasted by navy blue accents along the laces and additional white color-blocking throughout. This collaboration between Fieg and adidas seems to be another home run for the two reputable entities. As more information becomes available, stay tuned to Nice Kicks for the latest sneaker news and exclusive content.
In a collaborative effort, KRISVANASSCHE has teamed up with SNEAKERBOY for an exclusive release of the Multi-Lace Low. The releases include three exclusive colorways of grey, navy and black with the former resting on a gum sole while the latter two rests on white soles. The overall design maintains KVA’s synonymously clean yet bold aesthetic, while also keeping to the original model’s premium construction and details such as the multi-laced stark white laces. Look for the capsule to hit SNEAKERBOY upcoming.
With its aim of creating “modern tailoring for modern people,” Marshall Artist returns with another stellar collection for Fall/Winter 2014, including a standout range of seasonal outerwear. As in seasons past, the UK brand’s new jackets stay wearable and distinctly British, but with the addition of updated cuts and performance-oriented fabrics. Case in point are styles like the Thermal Insulated Jacket, Melton wool fabric Thermal Wool Jacket and the weather-resistant Lined Wind Cheater Jacket, all of which will keep one warm and dry, and were tailor-made for the inclement months ahead. Rounding out the highlights, meanwhile, is the Vintage Harrington Jacket, a design that puts a contemporary spin on the classic British style. Look for Marshall Artist’s Fall/Winter 2014 jackets — along with the rest of its seasonal releases — now at the HYPEBEAST Store.