Posts Tagged ‘Summer’
Norse Projects has teamed up with Danish textile manufacturer Kvadrat on a collection of bags with renowned Japanese accessories brand Head Porter. The collection honors the iconic Head Porter Tanker series, centered around Porter’s trademark Laptop 3 Way Bag and Ruck Sack. Additionally, the collection features a 15-inch laptop case, iPad Air case, coin pouch and more offered in both an olive and navy colorway commonly associated with military references. Comprised of Kvadrat’s memory fabric and designed by Patricia Urquiola with the Nordic aesthetic of Norse Projects in mind, the bags and accessories are made for all creative professionals on the move. Get your hands on a piece of this limited series in stores and online at NorseProjects.com.
Following the release of their wildly-popular collaborative R698 sneaker, Stampd and PUMA recently joined forces on a full collection that fused the former’s streetwear aesthetic with the latter’s sportswear expertise. Besides performance-ready garments like reversible down jackets, nylon vests, tech leggings and shorts, the capsule also includes a noteworthy footwear silhouette in the form of the Trinomic Sock. Featuring a paneled, tonal gray upper with perforated, textured and patterned details, the slip-on sneaker also includes PUMA’s signature Trinomic-cushioned sole for comfort, as well as subtle branding throughout. Take a look at the new arrivals from Stampd x PUMA’s Summer 2015 collection above and find the Trinomic Sock now at the HYPEBEAST Store.
This season, London-born, Japan-based label Silas returns with a distinctly summery collection of skate-ready menswear. The brand’s Summer 2015 range, as expected, combines inspirations taken from skateboarding culture with classic men’s silhouettes and an unmistakable Japanese aesthetic, resulting in a stylish, yet functional collection for the warm season. Highlights include pieces such as nautical striped tees and woven shirts, football-style T-shirts, logo crewnecks and an all-over camo print camp cap, all of which transition easily from skate parks to city streets. Take a look at Silas’ Summer 2015 collection above and browse the range now at the HYPEBEAST Store.
LRG and JanSport pride themselves on being both originators and leaders in their fields. In a pairing that is long overdue, the two brands have partnered to offer a three-piece collection of premium backpacks. Inspired by urban exploration and designed with functionality for every adventure, the pack includes the Right Pack, Iron Sight and Sinder.
All three bags feature reflective details, including trims, zipper pulls and co-branded labels. While the Right Pack is built with ripstop sailcloth, a top-of-the-line fabric typically used for ultra high performance outdoor bags, the Sinder and Iron Sight are constructed from a durable onyx ripstop. Lastly, the Iron Sight features a waterproof heat-welded seam main compartment that can be filled with ice and beverages.
Whether it comes to exploring new landscapes or finding a different state of mind, JanSport and LRG encourage you to think outside and take a journey off life’s beaten path.
Longstanding contemporary label COMME des GARCONS ramps up its in-house summer offerings with a new collection of striking wallets. Here we find CDG offering four styles of zippered wallets, purses and pouches to protect your fold. The pieces are each executed with embossed 100% cowhide leather, which bears a repeating liquid-style square print throughout the body. Offered in metallic gold and silver hues as well as more subtle black and deep brown options, pick up these offerings from Dover Street Market online with prices starting at around $ 106 USD.
Welcome to the Summer of Zoë Kravitz
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Music-lifestyle brand Rocksmith kicks off the summer with a vibrant collection of warm-weather goods. The line blends futuristic and retro concepts: The Odyssey sets combines windbreaker nylon, mesh, and jersey with reflective accents in a space-age aesthetic, while the High Def sets pull inspiration from ’90s mixtape cassettes. Popular sneaker colors Infrared and Volt can be seen throughout the line. The lookbook features progressive Atlanta rapper OG Maco and his OGG collective, and was shot in Atlanta by photographer Vegas Giovanni. To coincide with the lookbook release, Rocksmith presents the first mixtape from OGG titled ”Everlasting.” The collection is now available on from the brand’s website.
Following up a collaboration with Carhartt WIP, Italian eyewear label RETROSUPERFUTURE has unveiled a new range of sunglasses for the 2015 summer season. Titled “Black Matte Mirror,” the Milan-based imprint presents four of its classic frames rendered in a matte black, outfitted with mirrored “tri-alps” lenses that flawlessly complete the silhouettes’ sleek design. With prices ranging from €149 EUR (approximately $ 163 USD) and €229 EUR (approximately $ 250 USD), purchase the collection here.