For its latest release, Vans California looks to contrast not only colors, but materials in a two-part sneaker pack that consists of the Era Decon CA and new Sk8-Hi 46 CA – an updated Sk8-Hi with dissected quarter panels. Dubbed the “Hickory Mix,” this capsule collection pairs a soft black suede with a blue hickory-striped textile, a material typically seen on overalls and carpenter jeans. Both models will be available at select retailers during the month of October for $ 70 USD and $ 80 USD respectively.
Depending upon how serious you take your sartorial rules, the latest Air Jordan Mid may be right up your alley. With its post-labor day release the Air Jordan 1 Mid White/Cool Grey accurately portrays its name as this monochromatic silhouette employs white throughout a majority of the upper as well as incorporating cool grey accents throughout the various Air Jordan branding, thus creating a clean aesthetic for the subdued months of autumn. If you’re interested in the latest iteration of this Air Jordan model head over to TITOLO as the Air Jordan 1 Mid White/Cool Grey-White is available.
Taipei-based Ne.Sense, otherwise known as Necessity Sense, will soon celebrate the opening of its first store on October 11. Launched with the goal of incorporating concepts from both a pop-up store and showroom, the store will carry exclusive independent brands including Chapter, Cmmn Swdn, ETQ, Filling Pieces, I Love Ugly, Second/Layer, Stampd, The/End, 424, and many more. To unveil its first lineup of releases, Ne.Sense presents its Fall/Winter 2014 editorial campaign, titled “Outcast” and shot in the vast reaches of a rare white sand desert. For more information, check out the Ne.Sense home page here. For those interested in attending the grand opening of the shop, head over on Saturday, October 11 starting at 3pm.
Ne.Sense’s Grand Opening
Jilong Road Section 2
#52 1F, Xinyi District
Next up to black out and join the onslaught of “Triple Black” releases is the popular hybrid Nike Flyknit Roshe Run. As the name suggests, the entire silhouette is indeed dressed in a tonal black palette fashionably void of any other color. Pitch black from its knitted honeycomb-like mesh upper to its Natural Motion sole, you can head over to Afew today to pick up a pair of the the Nike Flyknit Roshe Run “Triple Black”.
For the first time ever, British supercar company McLaren introduces a custom version of its 625C model that was tailored according to the region of its release. The model was made exlcusively for the Asian market, and is being offered as the coupe or spider, both of which sport a V8 3.8-liter twin-turbo engine which outputs 625 HP at 7,250 rpm, and 610 Nm of torque between 3,000 and 7,000 rpm. The more significant changes made to the 625C are the updated mechanical balance and new dampers, making this custom job the most refined model to date according to the company. Both the McLaren coupe and spider were first launched in Hong Kong, with other Asia Pacific countries to follow in the coming months.
Tomorrow, the DXC makes a stop in sunny San Diego for the last show of the month of September. All the great festivities and buy/sell/trade will be in full effect along with an appearance and collection display by Perfect Pair. You’ve seen his episodes on Sneak Peek, now come see him and the kicks in person.
Whether you’re in the market to buy, sell or trade quality sneakers, come out and enjoy the San Diego DXC presented by Nice Kicks. With doors opening at1pm on September 28th at the San Diego Convention Center, guests will be entertained by live music from DJ Frog. Head over to DUNKXCHANGE.com for additional information and stay tuned to Nice Kicks for more. Again, the San Diego dunkxchange will be held on September 28, 2014 from 1-6pm at the San Diego Convention Center: Hall 20 A.