Category ‚Fashion‘

Acapulco Gold Fall/Winter 2008 Collection

27 October 2008, 19.18 | Posted in Fashion, Skateboarding | 2 comments »

We present you the Acapulco Gold Fall/Winter 2008 collection. The New York brands has always understood well creating collections with strong messages, while keeping the design subtle and on point. That is also the case in their new Fall/Winter 2008 offering.

The collection consists of t-shirts, caps and skateboards. The t-shirt offering is large and each design comes in several colorways. T-Shirts and caps hind at housing names and their respective nicknames. Caps range from New Era caps to 5-panel caps and snapback caps, all looking very good this season. “Aurum”, the slogan featured on some New Era caps, is latin and stands for Gold, going along the on-going higher education theme of the brand. The skatedecks make as usual a strong statement, this season a take on the financial crisis with a nice addition of sarcasm to it.

Take a detailed look at the Acapulco Gold Fall/Winter 2008 collection after the jump.

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Vans x CCS “Halloween Pack” By JP Elliot

11 October 2008, 00.18 | Posted in Fashion, Skateboarding, Sneakers | 5 comments »

Vans got together with retailer CCS on a Halloween Pack. The pack consists of a Vans No Skool Mid 2, t-shirt and matching skateboard deck. The collab is a tribute to 80’s skate thrash graphics and was designed by JP Elliott, exclusively for CCS.

All three pieces in the pack have been printed with glow-in-the-dark ink, making sure you shine when the lights go off.

The Vans x CCS “Halloween Pack” is now available at CCS.

Manik Fall 2008 Collection | “Day Of The Dead” Pack

10 October 2008, 10.15 | Posted in Fashion, Skateboarding | No comments »

Manik has always released their collection in packs. As part of their Fall 2008 collection they present the “Day Of The Dead” series, featuring a series of colorful skulls and flowers on skateboard decks, as well as clothing. The first drop of the season further offers a hoodie.

The “Day Of The Dead” pack out of the Manik Fall 2008 collection is now available at Goods.

More images follow after the jump.

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DVS x Huf x Mighty Healthy

09 October 2008, 22.58 | Posted in Fashion, Skateboarding, Sneakers | 1 comment »

Long time friends Keith Hufnagel and Ray Mate from Mighty Healthy NYC got together with DVS to work on a line of clothing and sneakers. The line consists of several apparel pieces including a reversible grey and black vest, branded T-shirts, as well as two custom colorized shoe designs—the Huf 5 Runner and the Huf 5 mid. The color scheme used in the line, according to Mate, was inspired by the colors of Xavier High School—a Jesuit school located in the Chelsea Neighborhood in Manhattan that Huf attended growing up. Via DVS/CtotheJL.

The product begins shipping in early November and can be found in select skate shops throughout the world.

On a side note, the interview also mentions that Huf is opening a retail outlet in Tokyo, Japan, this year. Seems like we still have to look out for that.

Nike Snowboarding Goes Live | Stash Collaboration

26 September 2008, 01.01 | Posted in Fashion, snowboarding | 9 comments »

We have been waiting for it ever since rumors started coming around last year. This season Nike is finally introducing their own snowboarding brand – Nike Snowboarding. Applying the same principals to snowboarding that have made them successful in the skateboarding world in recent years, Nike introduces the Zoom Force 1 Boot in a variety of color and material options for both men and women. Along the boots they also introduce apparel, for the moment consisting of pants and jackets. Let’s see if we will eventually also be seeing hard goods from them.

The launch is being celebrated with a collaboration with artist Stash. He designed a Zoom Force 1 boot and matching jacket, both featuring the iconic spray can cap design by the artist.

After the jump you can have a more detailed look at the products that Stash designed, as well as the first inline product that is hitting stores as we speak.

Many more images after the jump.

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Adam Kimmel Presents Claremont

04 September 2008, 19.24 | Posted in Fashion, Skateboarding | 18 comments »

highsnobiety - Adam Kimmel Presents Claremont
We just came across something fantastic. Designer Adam Kimmel chose an unorthodox method to showcase two of his Spring/Summer 2009 suits. He decided to do a downhill skate video. The video is shot by photographer Ari Marcopoulos. Via Men.Style.
Make sure to watch the video here.
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Grotesk For 5Boro NYC

29 August 2008, 12.35 | Posted in Fashion, Skateboarding | No comments »

highsnobiety - Grotesk For 5Boro NYC
Artist Grotesk designed for 5Boro NYC a skateboard deck and matching t-shirt. The artist used his collection of stickers as an inspiration for the design. But not any stickers, weare here talking about the stickers that are placed in NYC next to store gates, letting owners know who to call in the case of malfunction. Grotesk collected lots of them and now used them for this design.
Both Goresk x 5Boro NYC pieces will be released on September 15th on the 5Borowebsite.
More images after the jump.

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The Hundreds Fall 2008 – Delivery 2

29 August 2008, 08.00 | Posted in Fashion | No comments »

highsnobiety - The Hundreds Fall 2008 - Delivery 2
The next delivery of The Hundreds Fall 2008 collection will be dropping soon and with that in sight we take a closer look at what is getting into stores.
Highlights in the release are the "Daddy" down best, which comes with plaid panels on the upper part. Also the technical fleeces, including crewnecks and hoodies, are nice pieces to be looking out for. Furthermore some shirts and t-shirts will be released. 
All product in this preview will be available at The Hundreds LA and SF as of today.
Detailed images of the other product releasing, follows after the jump.
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Magic – CTRL Spring 2009 Preview

27 August 2008, 22.16 | Posted in Fashion, Skateboarding | 1 comment »

highsnobiety - Magic - CTRL Spring 2009 Preview
From Helsinki, Finland, CTRL builds on bold prints and vintage skate flavor for its Spring 2009 collection. Denim shorts, graphic tees and a knee length camo coat are among the garments. There are also some skate decks and limited edition wheels coming. 
More after the jump.
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Slam City Skates Lookbook

20 August 2008, 13.58 | Posted in Fashion, Skateboarding | No comments »

highsnobiety - Slam City Skates Lookbook
Located in Neal’s Yard, near London’s Covent Garden, Slam City Skates is one of the worlds most recognizable skate shops. A friendly place. A well stocked place. Their new look book covers some of the great new garments and product bearing the stores name and logos. Tees, hoodies, New Eras and a great collaborative piece from Penfield are all part of the mix. 
Head to the jump to look at what they’ve got to offer.

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