Design

Adidas Originals 2018 “Chinese New Year” Collection

[gallery link="none" size="large" ids="21602,21603,21604,21605,21606"] In celebration of the 2018 Chinese Lunar New Year, German sports apparel manufacturer, Adidas has released a collection of limited edition sneakers. Consisting of the EQT Support ADV, Superstar, Campus and NMD R2 silhouettes, the "Chinese New Year" collection takes inspiration from...

Converse Celebrates The Year of the Dog with Solar and Lunar Packs

[gallery link="none" size="large" ids="21506,21507,21508,21509,21510,21511,21512,21513"] In celebration of the upcoming 2018 Chinese Lunar New Year, Converse has released two limited edition collections - the Solar and Lunar Packs. Inspired by the legendary Tiangou Eclypse myth, where the solar and lunar eclipses were caused by a hungry dog...

Y-3 Opens in Los Angeles

[gallery link="none" size="large" ids="21497,21498,21499"] Y-3, the unique collaboration between Japanese fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto, Adidas and retired French World Cup winning footballer Zinedine Zidane has recently opened its latest flagship store in Los Angeles, California. Located in Los Angeles' neighborhood of La Brea, the retail store...

Converse Japan Honors Tokyo and Osaka With Sneaker Release

In honor of Japan's most popular cities: Tokyo and Osaka, American shoe company, Converse has released two limited edition sneakers for the Japanese market. Originally released in 1988, the two sneakers, based on the Chuck Taylor All Star '70s return in almost the original form. The "Tokyo"...

Puma Tsugi Japanese Garden & Wasabi Pack

Inspired by iconic elements of Japanese culture, German lifestyle manufacturer, Puma has unveiled a new collection of footwear. Consisting of the Tsugi silhouette, the Tsugi Japanese Garden & Wasabi Pack highlights two design styles - Japanese Garden which takes inspiration from Japanese native cherry blossom...

A Bathing Ape Opens in Paris

A Bathing Ape (BAPE), Japanese streetwear manufacturer recently opened its first flagship store in Paris, France. Spanning across 1,500 square feet, the retail space is located along Paris' Rue de la Verrerie street. The location will carry the line's full collection of clothing and accessories in addition...

Kellogg’s Announces Limited Edition Super Mario-Themed Cereal

Kellogg's has teamed up with Japanese electronics company, Nintendo for a limited edition Super Mario-themed cereal. Consisting of star-shaped oats accompanied with various mixed berry marshmallows in the shape of Super Mario power-ups, the cereal box also functions as an amiibo accessory. Those playing the recently...

Vans Launches Special Collaboration with ‘GeGeGe no Kitaro’

Southern California-based clothing and footwear brand, Vans has recently  released a special edition collection paying homage to the legendary Japanese cartoonist Shigeru Mizuki. Taking inspiration from  Mizuki's manga series GeGeGe no Kitaro which dates back to the 1960s, the artists' characters are depicted on two Old Skool...